Agenda Template

Economic Regeneration and Leisure Committee MEETING


Date:       Tuesday 16 March 2021

Time:      6.30 pm

Venue:    Remote Meeting: The public proceedings of the meeting will be broadcast live and recorded for playback on the Maidstone Borough Council Website



Councillors Cox, Fort, Mrs Gooch, Harper (Chairman), Hinder, Lewins, Purle, Round and Webb


The Chairman will assume that all Members will read the reports before attending the meeting. Officers are asked to assume the same when introducing reports.



Page No.



1.        Apologies for Absence




2.        Notification of Substitute Members




3.        Urgent Items




4.        Notification of Visiting Members




5.        Disclosures by Members and Officers




6.        Disclosures of Lobbying




7.        To consider whether any items should be taken in private because of the possible disclosure of exempt information.




8.        Minutes of the Meeting Held on 16 February 2021

1 - 5



9.        Presentation of Petitions




10.     Question and Answer Session for Members of the Public




11.     Committee Work Programme




12.     Questions from Members to the Chairman (if any)




13.     Reports of Outside Bodies




14.     Guide to Event Management During COVID-19

7 - 17



15.     Update on the MedTech Innovation Programme

18 - 38



16.     Making Maidstone More Active Update

39 - 45



17.     Covid-19 Business Grants

46 - 55



Information for the Public

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