Chard Town Council, Officers and Councillors alike would like to express our sincere thanks to all those who attended this event.
There were in the region of 50 people during the course of the evening with a lively atmosphere.
Also in attendance were members of Somerset Council, members of CARG and members of the Youth Council who played an active part in making the evening a successful ‘first’.
Some of the topics addressed with individual members of the public were:
|Action or outcome
|Town Commerce group
|This has since been moved forward with an initial meeting for local business owners taking place at the Guildhall on Wednesday 7th February at 6:00pm. Attendance to be expressed by emailing email@example.com
|Dealing with antisocial behavior close to home
|Clarity over the reporting of incidents of antisocial behavior
|Ascertaining the availability of allotment plots in Chard and joining a waiting list
|The current ‘Speed Watch’ project
|Collecting data on how fast people are travelling – This is occurring in multiple roads in Chard to make a case for the installation of a Speed Indicator Device – SID and volunteering to help.
|Promotion of upcoming events taking place at the Guildhall
|Greater awareness of the availability of groups using the Guildhall and the opportunity to join them.
|Increased awareness of what Culturally Chard has achieved over the past 3 years
Given the success of this event we aim to hold another one in June or July. Further details will be released on the website nearer to the time.