Building on Knowsley Better Together principles, Knowsley 2030 is the new long-term partnership strategy for the borough. It will set out what type of place we (council, partners, residents, community groups and businesses) want Knowsley to be in ten years’ time, alongside an action plan detailing how this will be achieved.
The strategy will be launched in the summer of 2020 and guide the work of Knowsley Council and its partners over the next ten years. Its development is being overseen by the Knowsley Better Together Board; Knowsley’s strategic partnership, made up of representatives from the public, private and community sectors. The strategy is being co-produced with input from residents, businesses and local organisations from across Knowsley.
The people who live and work in Knowsley know their place better than anyone, therefore this strategy is the culmination of an extensive year-long process to gather information and better understand what our communities and businesses think of Knowsley today and what they want Knowsley to be like in 2030.
From the evidence gathered so far, we have identified a number of key themes. They are:
We have worked with our communities on these themes and by 2030, we want Knowsley to be a place…
To achieve these aims and ensure that everyone can share in Knowsley’s future, there are some challenges which we will need to work together to address: