Decision details

Liverpool City Region Update

Decision status: Awaiting Implementation

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


A report by the Deputy Chief Executive/Director of Corporate Services served to advise Members on the current position regarding the Liverpool City region operating arrangements.  The report also provided an update on progress made in respect of the Liverpool City Region Multi Area Agreement (MAA).




(1)  the contents of the report be agreed; and;


(2)  the Cabinet specifically:


(a)  authorises officers to continue to engage in LCR structures, issues and activities set out in the report;


(b)   agrees the following representation to the relevant LCR Boards:


  - Chair of the Environment and Waste Board – Councillor Steve


-  Merseyside Improvement and Efficiency Partnership – Councillor Steve Foulkes

-  Employment and Skills Board - Councillor Phil Davies

- Environment and Waste Board – Councillor Gill Gardner


(c)  supports a contribution to enable LCR partners to fund suitable expert legal advice to ensure that available ERDF resources are maximized through new funding initiatives such as JESSICA (as per para 4.9 to the report).




Publication date: 31/03/2010

Date of decision: 18/03/2010

Decided at meeting: 18/03/2010 - Cabinet

Effective from: 10/04/2010

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