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Regeneration, Planning & Employment Portfolio Holder

Description

To be responsible for the strategic direction of regeneration and the promotion of employment opportunities in the Borough including:

 

·         The development of local and regional plans;

 

·         Liaising with local and national government bodies and the business community;

 

·         Protecting Harrow’s built heritage and green spaces;

 

·         Ensuring the effective management of the Council’s property assets, with specific authority to acquire or dispose of land up to £250k (other than at less than best consideration); 

 

·         Ensuring good governance in the Council, including overseeing the Legal & Governance Services Directorate;

 

·         Overseeing the development of cultural activities in the Borough;

 

·         Ensuring residents have appropriate training and development opportunities and benefit from employment opportunities in the Borough.

 

(Note:  Full details of the Portfolio Holder for Regeneration, Planning & Employment’s responsibilities can be found in page Part 3A of the Council's Constitution).

 

The Regeneration, Planning & Employment Portfolio Holder is also the Deputy Leader of the Council.

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