Informal, Economy & Regeneration Scrutiny Committee
Thursday, 20th January, 2022 6.00 pm

Venue: Webcast - Remote Meeting. View directions

Contact: David Clee  (0161 474 3137)


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Minutes pdf icon PDF 219 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 25 November 2021.

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Declarations of Interest

Councillors and officers to declare any interests which they have in any of the items on the agenda for the meeting.

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Exclusion of the Public and the Public Interest Test

To consider whether it is in the public interest to exclude the press and public from the meeting during consideration of the following item:









Merseyway Car Park Maintenance and Refurbishment

Category 3 ‘Information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the authority)’ as set out in Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended)


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To consider call-in items (if any).


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Responding to our Medium-Term Financial Plan pdf icon PDF 173 KB

To consider a report of the Cabinet Member for Economy and Regeneration


The Cabinet has previously set out its approach to responding to the opportunities, challenges and uncertainty outlined within the review of the medium-term financial plan at its meeting on 21st September 2021. This was shared for further discussion and comment with scrutiny committees in October 2021.


Following these discussions further development of proposals have been undertaken and these are now being shared again with Scrutiny for comment and consideration.


The Scrutiny Committee is requested to comment on the proposals within the four business cases alongside feedback from consultation and equalities analysis.


Officer contact: Holly Rae on 0161 474 3014 or email:


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Portfolio Dashboard

The Scrutiny Committee has the opportunity to consider the portfolio dashboards for the Economy and Regeneration Portfolio and raise any issues with regard to performance.


Members can view the portfolio dashboard by visiting the following page:-


Economy & Regeneration Portfolio Dashboard

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Agenda Planning pdf icon PDF 117 KB

To consider a report of the Strategic Head of Service & Monitoring Officer (Legal & Democratic Governance)                                                       


The report sets out planned agenda items for the Scrutiny Committee’s next meeting and Forward Plan items that fall within the remit of the Scrutiny Committee.


The Scrutiny Committee is invited to consider the information in the report and put forward any agenda items for future meetings of the Committee.


Officer Contact: David Clee on 0161 474 3137 or email:


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Item including information 'Not for Publication'

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Merseyway Car Park Maintenance and Refurbishment pdf icon PDF 253 KB

To consider a report of the Director of Place Management


The report sets out proposals to undertake structural repairs to the Merseyway Multi-Storey Car Park to prevent further structural deterioration, ensure the safety of users, protect the car parking revenue stream and halt water ingress to retail units below the car park structure.


The Scrutiny Committee is recommended to comment on and note the report.


Officer Contact: Mark Glynn on 0161 474 3700 or email:






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