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Issue details

Science City York

Purpose of Report: This report, referred to the Executive by the Shareholder Committee which considered it on 20 March, proposes that the Council withdraw from its membership of Science City York in order that ownership of the company can be passed to Make it York.

The Executive will be asked to: accept the recommendation of the Shareholder Committee that the Council withdraw from membership of Science City York subject to Make it York having been admitted to membership.


The decision date has been deferred from 27 April to 18 May 2017 in order to clarify the process.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 27/03/2017

Level of Risk: 04-08 Regular monitoring required;

Decision due: 18/05/17 by Executive

Lead member: Councillor Ian Gillies, Leader of the Council and Executive Leader (incorporating Finance and Performance) cllr.igillies@york.gov.uk

Lead director: Corporate Director of Children, Education and Communities

Department: Directorate of Children, Education and Communities

Contact: Charlie Croft, Assistant Director of Customer and Communities Tel: 01904 553371 Email: charlie.croft@york.gov.uk.

Making Representations: By email to the report author


Agenda items


  • Science City York  


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