Decision details

Business Rates Retention Pilot Schemes

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Economic Regeneration

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


(Report of Chief Executive)


The report provided an update on economic regeneration initiatives within the Borough funded by income received from the Business Rates Retention Pilot.  Particular reference was made to the Town and District Commercial Frontages Grant Scheme and the proposed Local Centres and Parades Improvements Scheme.


Following consideration by the Economic Regeneration Advisory Board, the Cabinet Member for Economic Regeneration resolved that:


(1)          the content of the report be noted;


(2)          the proposal to close the Town and District Centres Commercial Frontages Scheme to new applications by the end of December 2019 be approved; and


(3)          delivery of a Local Centres and Parades Improvement Scheme be approved and this initiative be launched before the end of December 2019.

Publication date: 06/09/2019

Date of decision: 04/09/2019

Decided at meeting: 04/09/2019 - Economic Regeneration Advisory Board

Effective from: 14/09/2019

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