Manchester City Council



Overview and Scrutiny District Centres Subgroup - Tuesday, 21st January, 2020 5.00 pm

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

Contact: Rachel McKeon 

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Minutes pdf icon PDF 243 KB

To approve as a correct record the minutes of the meeting held on 28 November 2019.


Walking, Cycling and Public Transport

Item for discussion.  To consider the importance of pedestrian and cyclist access and the role of public transport in district centres.


Institute of Place Management (IPM) Recommendations pdf icon PDF 289 KB

Report of the Strategic Director (Growth and Development)


This report describes the process and overall findings and recommendations of the IPM pilots.

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Climate Change and District Centres pdf icon PDF 373 KB

Report of the Strategic Director (Growth and Development)


This report considers the role of district centres in contributing to the zero carbon targets by 2038. It covers key issues that will need to be considered in future policy development, particularly with respect to the new Local Plan. It also considers the role of the revised Climate Change Action Plan and the work of the Overview and Scrutiny Climate Change Subgroup in determining how district centres may contribute towards a zero carbon city by 2038.


Findings of the District Centres Subgroup

Item for discussion.  To agree the findings of the District Centres Subgroup to be reported back to the Economy Scrutiny Committee for consideration in Manchester’s Local Plan.


Terms of Reference and Work Programme pdf icon PDF 113 KB

Report of the Governance and Scrutiny Support Unit


To review the terms of reference and work programme of the Subgroup.

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