Issue details

Medway City Status Bid


This report will provide an update on the Council’s submission, in relation to its bid for City Status. The report will set out the key benefits of being a city, details of Medway’s competitors and the timescales for the competition.


The Cabinet will be asked to support Medway’s City Status bid.


Access to Information

The report together with any other documents being considered (unless they contain exempt information) will be available for inspection 5 clear days before the decision is taken by the Cabinet. Copies are available on the Council's website or requested from Democratic Services Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TR or email If you wish to submit information to the Cabinet about the item please also contact Democratic Services.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 26/08/2021

Decision due: 16 Nov 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Alan Jarrett, Leader of the Council

Lead director: Richard Hicks

Contact: Richard Hicks, Chief Executive Email: Tel: (01634) 332764, Emma Dartnell, Executive Assistant Email: Tel: 01634 332302.

Relevant Overview and Scrutiny Committee:: Regeneration, Culture and Environment

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