Competitiveness through Strategic Governance

Competitiveness through Strategic Governance

Co-operate with other stakeholders to deliver the strategic governance that drives economic activity within the Cork Gateway and also to maintain the excellent quality of life available in Cork which underpins the Gateway’s competitiveness

OBJECTIVE

ACTIONS

CONTACT (lead and partners)

Action Ref. #

Cork’s potential to develop further as Ireland’s  second international gateway city is acknowledged, supported and realised in national and regional policies

Support the development and implementation of the new National Planning Framework

Cork City Council, Cork County Council and other relevant City Stakeholders

 

15.1

 

Support the development and implementation of the new Regional Spatial and Economic Strategy

Cork City Council, Cork County Council, Cork Smart Gateway and other relevant City Stakeholders

 

15.2

 

Support appropriate and sustainable synergies between Cork City and other cities and urban centres both nationally and across the Southern Region (e.g. Limerick, Waterford, Tralee-Killarney) that strengthen collective opportunities to attract investment, employment and people to the Southern region.  Support the role of Cork City as leader in this regard.

Cork City Council, Cork County Council, other local authorities, SRA and other relevant national and local stakeholders.

15.3

Support the co-ordinated development  of the Cork Gateway by providing a non statutory planning framework  to enable it to become a leading European city region

 

Implement the Cork Area Strategic Plan 2001-2020

Cork City Council, Cork County Council and other relevant City Stakeholders

15.4

Prepare for successor CASP strategy post 2020

Cork City Council, Cork County Council and other relevant City Stakeholders

15.5

Cork City Council, as the organisation with a democratic mandate, will initiate and coordinate activities that support Cork City as a competitive location for economic activities and an economic driver for the region

 

Identify, initiate and part-fund (with other stakeholders) activities to maintain and enhance Cork’s competitiveness

Cork City Council and other relevant City stakeholders

15.6