Wednesday 14 November 2018
Will South Cumbrian businesses vote (and pay) for another five years of a Business Improvement District?
Here’s the factfile that I put together for a story which went out on BBC Radio Cumbria in November 2018. You can hear the final piece, with extra interviews done by BBC Radio Cumbria reporter John Bowness [1’20“] on BBC Sounds until December 7 2018.
To successfully renew Kendal Business Improvement District for another five year team (2019-2024) there must be a majority:
The turnout in the first Kendal BID election was reported as 43%.
If this was repeated, a successful renewal would require: