Issue details

Economic Recovery and Growth Programme

The purpose of this report is to seek approval for a proposed £12.8m economic recovery and growth programme targeted at tackling some of the economic impacts of Covid-19 and to stimulate economic growth.  It is proposed that funds are allocated to the investment priorities set out in the report over the remainder of the financial year 2020/21.


This is deemed to be a Key Decision and the provisions of Standing Order C20 have been complied with.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £1,700,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 19/08/2020

Anticipated restriction: Part I  -

Decision due: 3 Sep 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Leader of the County Council

Lead director: Executive Director of Growth Environment Transport and Community Services

Contact: Emma Prideaux Email:


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