Businesses in Fleet will have the opportunity to vote on the proposal for Fleet to become a Business Improvement District (BID). A BID is a business-led and funded partnership working to implement projects that benefit an area and its businesses. It is set for a period of 5 years, which can be renewed by a vote of the members. A BID in Fleet would:
Emma Molyneux, Chair of the Fleet Business Forum says “Voting yes for a Business Improvement District in Fleet means we can take control of our trading environment and deliver projects to secure the economic development of our town. Whether you are an independent business or a large national, a retailer, restaurant or provide services to other businesses the BID will support you and help our town thrive.”
The proposed geographical boundaries of the BID are businesses in the following areas:
Find out more on the Fleet Business Forum website: www.fleetbusinessforum.com
Since autumn 2015 the Fleet Business Forum has been working on a proposal for Fleet to become a Business Improvement District (BID) to deliver services and activities over and above those provided by local councils and other service providers.
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