A meeting of the
West of England Combined Authority
Overview and Scrutiny Committee
will be held on
Date: 6 December 2017
Place: Kingswood Civic Centre, High Street, Kingswood, BS15 9TR
- EVACUATION PROCEDURE
In the event of a fire, please await direction from the Kingswood Civic Centre staff who will help assist with the evacuation. Please do not return to the building until instructed to do so by the fire warden(s).
- APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
To receive apologies for absence from Members.
- DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST UNDER THE LOCALISM ACT 2011
Members who consider that they have an interest to declare are asked to: a) State the item number in which they have an interest, b) The nature of the interest, c) Whether the interest is a disclosable pecuniary interest, non-disclosable pecuniary interest or non-pecuniary interest. Any Member who is unsure about the above should seek advice from the Monitoring Officer prior to the meeting in order to expedite matters at the meeting itself.
To consider and approve the minutes from 24 October 2017 of the West of England Combined Authority Overview and Scrutiny Committee.
- ITEMS FROM THE PUBLIC
Members of the public can speak for up to 3 minutes each. The total time for this session is 30 minutes so speaking time will be reduced if more than 10 people wish to speak.
If you wish to present a petition or make a statement and speak at the meeting, you are required to give notice of your intention by noon on the working day before the meeting by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. For this meeting, this means that your submission must be received in this office by 12noon on Tuesday, 5 December 2017.
If you wish to ask a question at the meeting, you are required to submit the question in writing to email@example.com no later than 3 working days before the meeting. For this meeting, this means that your question(s) must be received in this office by 5pm on Thursday, 30 November 2017.
Any member of the public in the West of England Combined Authority may present a petition at a West of England Combined Authority Overview and Scrutiny Committee Meeting.
- EMPLOYMENT SUPPORT INNOVATION PILOT – AN INTRODUCTION
To provide the Committee with an introduction – and update on current position – to the Employment Support Innovation Pilot, a DWP-funded pilot programme secured through the West of England Devolution Deal.
- PROGRESS REVIEW OF LOCAL ENTERPRISE PARTNERSHIP FUNDING STREAMS
To provide an update and progress review for the LEP Local Growth, Economic Development and Revolving Infrastructure Funds.
- 2016/17 CITY DEAL ANNUAL PERFORMANCE
This report provides a summary of the West of England’s City Region Deals pooled Business Rates performance for 2016/17, as used for the Economic Development Fund and in accordance with the requirements of the Business Rates Pooling Principles Agreement.
- METROWEST UPDATE
To update Members on the West of England’s MetroWest project.
- ANY OTHER ITEM THE CHAIR DECIDES IS URGENT
Next meeting: 31 January 2018