ECONOMIC RECOVERY PLAN
Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
The Deputy Chief Executive/Director of Corporate Services presented a report setting out proposals for an Economic Recovery Plan for Wirral. It outlined a number of responsive measures to mitigate the impact of the recession on businesses and local residents, whilst at the same time maintaining focus on the medium and longer term economic goals of the Investment Strategy. Members were asked to endorse the Recovery Plan attached as Appendix 1; and agree that regular updates be brought back to Cabinet.
(1) the Recovery Plan, attached as Appendix 1, be endorsed;
(2) quarterly update reports be brought back to Cabinet.
(3) Cabinet agrees and supports the Recovery Plan and asks officers and the Council’s partners to vigorously pursue the actions and interventions set out in the Plan.
Report author: Jim Wilkie
Publication date: 09/02/2010
Date of decision: 04/02/2010
Decided at meeting: 04/02/2010 - Cabinet
Effective from: 17/02/2010