Decision details

Referral of Motion from Full Council - Newport City Status

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider a motion referred from Full Council on 21 July 2021 regarding a bid for nomination of the Island's county town for city status.



Option 3: Support the motion and lead the preparation of a bid contingent on assistance towards the development of the bid being provided as part of the Shaping Newport Steering Group. 


Option 4: The bid to be approved by those delegated to act on behalf of the Isle of Wight Council, NCCC and the Shaping Newport Steering Group.


Report author: Wendy Perera

Publication date: 13/09/2021

Date of decision: 09/09/2021

Decided at meeting: 09/09/2021 - Cabinet

Date comes into force if not called in: 21/09/2021

Call-in deadline date: 20/09/2021

Current call-in Count: 0

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