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No. Item


Appointment of Substitutes

To receive details of any Members appointed to attend the meeting instead of a Member of the Committee.


Declarations of Interest

To receive any declarations of interest.


Public Participation

Up to a total of fifteen minutes can be allowed, each speaker being allocated a maximum of five minutes, for members of the public to present a petition, ask a question or comment on any matter on the Agenda or within the remit of the Committee.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 96 KB

Of the meeting held on 24th July 2023 to be approved and signed.


The Worcester Play Plan - Progress Report pdf icon PDF 131 KB

That the Committee


Notes the content of the report and in particular the following aspects:

1.       Progress achieved to date on the short-term phase 1 projects;

2.       The developing plan for the delivery of the medium-term priority projects; and  

3.       The current position with regards to maintenance of the existing estate.



Review of Museums Hours pdf icon PDF 195 KB

That the Committee


1.       note the review of visitor patterns relating to the two Worcester City Council museums; and


2.       approve the proposal to revise public opening hours for both museums.



Setting of the Budget for 2024/25 and MTPF to 2028/29 pdf icon PDF 203 KB

That the Committee

1.       note the Budgets for the various services identified for 2023/24; and

2.       note the progress made in delivering the projects included in the City Plan and City Delivery Fund that are relevant to this Committee and confirms the programme of work resourced.


Additional documents:


Quarter 2 Performance Report 2023/24 pdf icon PDF 92 KB

That the Place and Economic Development Committee notes the Council’s quarter 2 performance for 2023/24.



Additional documents:


Infrastructure Funding through Planning pdf icon PDF 135 KB

That the Committee note the content of the report and agree that future requests for funding that are considered by the S106 Programme Board with a value exceeding £50,000 will be reported to Place and Economic Development Committee for final approval.


Additional documents:


UKSPF Project Allocation Review pdf icon PDF 158 KB

That the Committee notes the content of the report and:


1.       agrees to transfer £100,000 from the Skills 2024/2025 funding allocation to the Community priority; and


2.       agrees to receive a further report at its next meeting-detailing delivery options for the skills and communities’ priorities identified.



Any Other Business

Which in the opinion of the Chair is of sufficient urgency as to warrant consideration.