Venue: Council Chamber, Council Offices, Urban Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield
Contact: Lynn Cain
To receive apologies for absence, if any.
Declarations of Disclosable Pecuniary or Personal Interests and Non Disclosable Pecuniary/Other Interests.
Welcome and Introduction by the Chairman of the Council:
In accordance with Council
Procedure Rule 19.1, as Chairman of the Council, I have called an
extraordinary meeting of the Council for the purposes of a State of
Ashfield debate focussing on Economic Growth.
The purpose of the meeting is
to enable the Leader and his Cabinet to gather information on the
issues and matters which are of concern to Members and which can be
considered as part of the preparations for business planning and
the proposals for the Council’s budget and policy framework
for the forthcoming year.
No formal recommendations or
decisions will be taken at the meeting.
In accordance with Rule 19, the
form of meeting has been agreed with the Leader of the Council and
is set out in the Appendix to the Agenda.
In order to enable effective
discussion to take place, a Member of the Council will move in
accordance with Council Procedure Rule 30.1 the suspension of Rule
16 (Rules of Debate).
Introduction by the Leader of the Council/Portfolio Holder. (10 minutes)
Presentation by Stuart Young, Executive Director, East Midlands Councils. (10 minutes)
Presentation by Sajeeda Rose, Chief Executive D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership. (10 minutes)
Presentation by Carol Cooper-Smith, Interim Chief Executive. (10 minutes)
Question and Answer Session.
Summation by Leader/Portfolio Holder and Next Steps (10 minutes)