Decision details

Bid to the European Regional Development Fund for Launchpad 2 Project

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Executive decision invited to approve a bid for ERDF funds (with match funding from East Herts Council (to deliver an expansive business support and economic growth project)


(A)           A collaborative approach with Ware Town Council on opening a Launchpad at Ware Priory and funding committed from the Priority Spend Reserve of up to £38,600 over 2019/20 – 2020/21, be approved.


(B)           The submission of a bid for ERDF funding for the Launchpad 2 Project with East Herts Council as the accountable body and Ware Town Council as strategic partners, with funding committed from the Priority Spend Reserve of  up to £162,900 over 2019/20 – 2021/22, be approved.

Report author: Ben Wood

Publication date: 14/02/2019

Date of decision: 12/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 12/02/2019 - Executive

Effective from: 21/02/2019

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