The item was introduced by the Area Council Manager who made Members aware of discussion held by the Stronger Communities Grants Panel.
The panel had recommended that the Area Council maintains the grant process for 2019/20, allocating a further £80,000.
(i) That the Stronger Communities Grant programme be run in 2019/20;
(ii) That a total of £80,000 be allocated for distribution through previously agreed mechanisms;
(iii) That the Membership of the grants panel be as follows:- Councillors Charlesworth, Howard, Pickering and Platts;
(iv) That the indicative timeline for distribution of grants be noted.