Economy Scrutiny Committee - Thursday, 13th January, 2022 2.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Level 2, Town Hall Extension. View directions

Contact: Michael Williamson 

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No. Item


Urgent Business

To consider any items which the Chair has agreed to have submitted as urgent.



To consider any appeals from the public against refusal to allow inspection of background documents and/or the inclusion of items in the confidential part of the agenda.



To allow Members an opportunity to [a] declare any personal, prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interests they might have in any items which appear on this agenda; and [b] record any items from which they are precluded from voting as a result of Council Tax/Council rent arrears; [c] the existence and nature of party whipping arrangements in respect of any item to be considered at this meeting. Members with a personal interest should declare that at the start of the item under consideration.  If Members also have a prejudicial or disclosable pecuniary interest they must withdraw from the meeting during the consideration of the item.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 305 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 9 December 2021 .


Updates on Sub Strategies of the City Centre Transport Strategy pdf icon PDF 368 KB

Report of the Director of City Centre Growth & Infrastructure and the Director of Highways


This report provides an update on the progress on a number of the sub strategies contained within the City Centre Transport Strategy.  It also includes an update on the activities undertaken to promote active travel and connectivity across the city.

Additional documents:


Economy COVID19 Sit Rep Report pdf icon PDF 587 KB

Report of the Director of City Centre Growth and Infrastructure and Director of Inclusive Economy attached


This report provides Committee Members with a further update summary of the current situation in the city in relation to COVID-19 and an update on the work progressing in Manchester in relation to areas within the remit of this Committee.  Further detail on specific issues will be available as required.


Overview Report pdf icon PDF 377 KB

Report of the Governance and Scrutiny Support Unit


This report provides the Committee with details of key decisions that fall within the Committee’s remit and an update on actions resulting from the Committee’s recommendations. The report also includes the Committee’s work programme, which the Committee is asked to amend as appropriate and agree.