Issue details

Platinum Jubilee Civic Honours: Bid for City Status

To seek agreement to proceed with the development and submission of a city status application for Southend-on-Sea under the Platinum Jubilee Civic Honours Competition.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 27/08/2021

This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.

Reason for urgency:
To enable the City Status application to be submitted by the deadline for receipt of applications

Decision due: 14 Sep 2021 by Cabinet

Contact: Emma Cooney, Director of Regeneration & Growth Email:

Consultation process

In accordance with the Council’s Access to Information Procedure Rule 16 in Part 4(b) of the Council’s Constitution.


Leader of the Council

Chair of Policy and Resources Scrutiny Committee


Agenda items


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