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Executive Councillor for Recovery, Employment and Community Safety


The portfolio is scrutinised by the Strategy and Resources Scrutiny Committee and covers the following:


Plans, policies and strategies


The development, implementation and monitoring of the Council’s plans, policies and strategies relating to:


·  City strategies including on the city centre, economic development and training, tourism, and partnerships with the Universities (management, staff and students)

·  Neighbourhood enterprise co-ordination

·  Economic recovery and business liaison

·  Encouraging a range of job opportunities for local people

·  Encouraging educational attainment and opportunity including region of learning

·  Workers’ rights and external trade union liaison

·  community wealth-building and social value

·  Promote circular economy

·  Ensure that the climate and biodiversity emergencies are considered in all initiatives in their portfolio and ensure their portfolio contributes towards Cambridge becoming a zero carbon city

Community Safety and Policing

·  Councillor lead and representative on the Community Safety Partnership and city policing priority setting, and work with Cambridge police and the Police and Crime Commissioner.

·  Responsibility for the CCTV system.

·  Working with Lead Councillor on Community Safety  andthe Council’s representative on the countywidePolice and Crime Panel.


The relevant exercise of compulsory purchase powers.


More Information


·  Executive posts and links to their details

·  The Executive Committee

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