Richard Cohen, East Devon’s Deputy CEO on opportunities & innovation | Room 151
This can be seen in more ways than one:
Futures Forum: The District Council and its assets: to 'release assets' or to 'invest in assets'?
It is certainly about making up for budget deficits:
Futures Forum: Redeveloping East Devon >>> of 'income streams' and 'regeneration'
And this is all done very much in the name of 'regeneration and economic development':
Futures Forum: "Regeneration and economic development" in East Devon >>> looking beyond the conventional, the ideological and the heavyhanded
Which brings us to the painful example of beach huts:
Futures Forum: East Devon beach huts >>> change to the current system >>> prices to double over two years "to be more in line with other authorities"
Futures Forum: East Devon's beach huts and the Asset Management Forum
Cash cows | East Devon Watch
The Financial Times has highlighted an idea coming out of Birmingham:
Birmingham push for West Midlands sovereign wealth fund - FT.com
Tax Research UK » The UK needs local investment
This has been taken up by the New Economics Forum:
Three things that must happen for devolution to be a success
JANUARY 22, 2016 // BY: RACHEL LAURENCE
Three things that must happen for devolution to be a success | New Economics Foundation
Futures Forum: Devolution for Devon and Somerset? >>> District Council to give Leader 'delegated authority to sign Devolution Bid' at extraordinary council meeting: Thursday 28th January