Agenda

Gloucestershire Economic Growth Scrutiny Committee
Thursday 14 February 2019 1.30 pm

Venue: Forest of Dean District Council Offices, Coleford

Contact: Jo Moore - 0142 324196 

Items
No. Item

1.

Welcome

Chairman, Cllr Kevin Cromwell, to welcome everyone to the meeting and to explain the purpose of the discussion.

2.

Apologies

To note any apologies.

3.

Declarations of Interest

Members of the committee are invited to declare any pecuniary or personal interests relating to specific matters on the agenda.

4.

Forest of Dean District Council

To receive a presentation on the economic growth agenda for the Forest of Dean.

 

a)    Presentation (40 Minutes)

 

Lead members and officers from the Forest of Dead District Council to present information on key issues and concerns affecting the economic growth and development of the Forest of Dean.  Scrutiny committee members will be invited to ask questions.

 

a)    GFirst LEP Update (10 minutes)

 

GFirst LEP to give a verbal update on current (Forest of Dean) growth related issues.

 

b)   Questions and Answers (40 Minutes)

 

An opportunity for the members of Forest of Dean District Council to ask questions on the work of the Gloucestershire First Local Enterprise Partnership, (GFirst LEP), on current and anticipated growth related projects relating to the local area.

 

Please submit any written questions to sophie.benfield@gloucestershire.gov.uk by 10.00 am on Monday 11 February 2019.

 

 

 

5.

Future meetings

To note the dates of future meetings:

 

20 March 2019

5 May 2019

4 September 2019

30 October 2019

20 November 2019