The contract will be for the establishment and management of the High Streets Task Force. The Task Force will provide a single place for local leaders in high streets and town centres to access support and guidance. This will help support them in developing and implementing high quality, evidence based, locally-led plans for their high street and town centre.
The Task Force will do this in four ways:
• Increasing coordination between different groups and organisations;
• Building skills;
• Boosting Local Authority capacity through provision of expertise and;
• Information and data sharing through improving the use of data and sharing best practice and guidance.