Economic Development Committee - Tuesday, 22 June 2021 7.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Counicl Offices, Knowle Green, Staines-upon-Thames TW18 1XB

Contact: Viona Philips  Email:

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Apologies for absence

To receive any apologies for non-attendance.


Disclosures of interest

To receive any disclosures of interest from members in accordance with the Members’ Code of Conduct.


Economic Development Committee - Terms of Reference pdf icon PDF 120 KB

To consider the Economic Development Committees terms of reference as detailed in part 3b of the Councils constitution which can be found online here and attached for ease.  


Economic Development Team pdf icon PDF 870 KB

To receive a report into the workings of the Economic Development Team (EDT) so that the Committee has a better understanding of the activities the team is engaged with to help promote the economic vitality of the Borough.



Impact of the pandemic on the local economy pdf icon PDF 216 KB

The Committee is asked to:


1.    Note the report and the COVID 19 impact on business report attached at Appendix 1.


2.    Agree the draft Economic Development Recovery Action Plan (Appendix 2) at which sits within the wider draft Corporate Recovery Plan due to be considered by the Corporate Policy and Resources Committee meeting on 5 July 2021.


3.    Recommend to the Corporate Policy and Resources Committee any further actions the committee would want included in the Recovery Action Plan (if required).


4.    Agree that a regular report comes to each Committee meeting setting out how the team is delivering on the economic development elements of the Corporate Recovery Action Plan (Appendix 2).


5.    Agree that a report comes to the next Committee to agree the Councils policy on spending the £2.2m Additional Restrictions Grant (ARG).  

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Forward Plan

To consider the Forward Plan for committee business.

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