Futures Forum: "New group takes over from business forum" ... The East Devon Business Support Group
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In a press release from the District Council, the news is that the Group were able to be 'updated' on the draft Local Plan:
Business Support Group quiz EDDC team
Thursday 17 April
The East Devon Business Support Group welcomed several speakers from East Devon District Council to their third meeting, held at Woodhayes Farm, Honiton.
The group were given two presentations by EDDC’s Planning Policy Manager dealing with the Local Plan and the Community Infrastructure Levy. He was supported by EDDC’s Chief Executive.
Two District Councillors also attended and contributed to the discussions. They were Paul Diviani, Leader of the Council, and Andrew Moulding, Deputy Leader. During and following the presentations, support group members asked numerous questions and expressed their views on many issues.
The support group was set up following the disbanding last year of the East Devon Business Forum.
The following are members of this group:-
• Association of East Devon Chambers of Commerce
• Devon Branch of the National Farmers’ Union (NFU)
• East Devon Branch of the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB)
• Membership organisations providing support for businesses in the hospitality industry
• East Devon Business Leaders’ Group.
Collectively they represent well over 2,000 East Devon businesses and provide a voice for the East Devon Business Community.East Devon District Council - News
More information about the Group:
Web page - Google Docs