residents to lobby council over town centre 'inaction'
group of residents in Burnham-On-Sea is to lobby the Town Council
over its 'inaction' in taking forward £320,000 of improvements
to the town centre.
of the Town Team will voice their concerns about delays in drawing
up plans to spend the Tesco community cash during Monday's meeting
of the Town Council.
group's Bev Milner Simonds, pictured, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"There has been two months of inaction since the Town Team's
20 proposals to
regenerate the town centre were presented to the Town Council
earlier this summer."
have lots of ideas and enthusiasm but the Town Council has not
done anything to take forward the proposals."
has only shown interest in one suggestion, the creation of a Town
Centre Manager, and it is now proposing forming another new group
to gather further ideas."
introduction of a pedestrianised zone in Burnham's High Street
was at the top of the 20-item list, which was drawn up following
consultation with businesses, residents and community groups to
suggest how the £320,000 of Tesco cash should be spent.