Decision details

Appointment of Representative on GCP Joint Assembly

Decision Maker: Leader of Council

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Leader of the Council has the power to appoint three councillors to the Greater Cambridge City Deal Joint Assembly. The resignation of Peter Topping as a councillor has created a vacancy on this body.


That Councillor Heather Williams be appointed onto the Greater Cambridge City Deal Joint Assembly (replacing former Councillor Peter Topping), alongside existing members Councillors Ian Sollom and Eileen Wilson.

Reasons for the decision:

To ensure that South Cambridgeshire’s interests are adequately represented in respect of the Greater Cambridge City Deal.

Alternative options considered:

To appoint an alternative councillor to the role.

Publication date: 07/01/2020

Date of decision: 07/01/2020

Effective from: 15/01/2020

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