Enablers to Growth - The A120

The Next instalment of Tim's speech...

“What are the enablers to growth in Essex, Infrastructure, IT and Communications, Skills and Training provision get my support, in addition to County and Local government partnerships being created or re-focused, to jointly decide where and when public funds and or Private /  Public funded projects should be targeted…

From a Colchester perspective I think one of the most important growth enabler is infrastructure projects, improving transport and footfall in and out of the town Centre, the  movement of traffic across the A120, Government, including local Government, has a responsibility to create certainty, particularly with respect to major infrastructure and investment projects, we must avoid delays and procrastination, Politicians, Councilors and Portfolio holders need to take and make the decisions however unpopular.

 No Direction and No decision stalls our business planning process, So from taking these decisions confidence will grow, and businesses will invest and spend, on jobs, on machines, on buildings and on skills, on growth.

Take Mark Carnie’s lead, look what has been achieved in one simple statement about interest rates!

Create some level of certainty to help business grow.  Harwich to Braintree, with the emphasis on the whole of the A120 are worthy of our attention. Interestingly in the LEP’s transport report, the A120 was identified as a nationally important road project but when ranked with others in the LEP area for Growth return, the Economic benefit, IT WAS RANKED LAST, bottom of a list of 8. Our voice needs to be louder”.

Keep reading tomorrow for more snippets...

Back to News Listing

Have us contact you

Fill in your details below and one of our friendly experts will be in touch to discuss your requirements.

We will process your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy. You may withdraw this consent at any time by updating your preferences.  We make this easy for you by placing a link to your preferences in the footer of every email we send you.

Health and Wellbeing in the Workplace
Park City Call Back

We will respond to your call back within 24 hours during business working hours

Please enter your name
Ask a question and get FREE advice

Juliet Price is the Managing Director here at Park City and has extensive, specialist knowledge in HR, Health & Safety and staff development. Enter your question below and we'll be back in touch soon with an answer!

Please enter your name
Please enter your telephone number
Please enter your question
Discover how your people truly feel

Dig deeper into underlying issues, spot opportunities, take action and track progress. Listen , review and take action with real-time reports. Download information about the WeThrive product toolbox, our recommended employee engagement solution.

Please enter your first name
Please enter your surname
Please enter your company name
Please enter your email address
Please enter your telephone number