Tuesday, 15 December 2020




Set out below is a summary of the decisions taken at the Executive meeting held on Tuesday, 15 December 2020.  The wording used does not necessarily reflect the actual wording that will appear in the minutes.


Members are reminded that, should they wish to call in a decision, notice must be given to Democracy Support Group no later than 4pm on the second working day after this meeting.  Please note that the recommendations to Council at Items 11 and 12 cannot be called in.


If you have any queries about any matters referred to in this decision sheet please contact FionaYoung.





9.               Make It York - Impact of Covid-19


Resolved:  (i)      That the requirement for Make It York (MIY) to make a revenue return to the council in 2020/21 in respect of trading activity across the city be waived.


                   (ii)      That the first two quarters’ rent due from MIY in 2020/21 for use of premises on Museum Street and the Silver Street offices be deferred.


                   (iii)     That a loan facility of £300k from the council be accessed by MIY only if necessary.


                   (iv)    That officers provide a letter of guarantee to MIY with access to a maximum of £1m over the next two years should it be required.


Reason:     To secure the future of Make It York.