Designs for £3.2m revamp of Beckenham town centre revealed
PUBLISHED: 10:41 05 March 2015 | UPDATED: 10:41 05 March 2015
Consultation on more ‘village’ like town centre begin
THE designs for a £3.2 million improvement scheme to give a more ‘village’ feel to Beckenham town centre are now on view.
The Bromley Council plans. which are funded in partnership with Transport for London (TfL), are on the council’s website and a series of events is also planned to give residents further opportunities to view and comment on the plans. This stage of consultation will run until Friday 27 March 2015.
Executive Councillor for Renewal and Recreation, Peter Morgan, said: “We have been working closely with key stakeholders from the town and have now prepared our initial concept designs.
“We now want to hear from residents, businesses and others so if you are interested come along to our exhibition event or visit our website to view the plans. We are committed to improving Beckenham town centre and encouraging new investment to the historic area, which will support its future vibrancy.”
An event for businesses, residents and community groups with opportunities to view plans for the area and comment on the scheme, will be held in the town centre during the consultation process.
And on March 12, from 11.30am to 8pm, there will be an exhibition at the Citygate Church at 22 Rectory Road, Beckenham, for people to view the concept designs and discuss the plans.
The plans and consultation documents are available for viewing and downloading at www.bromley.gov.uk/beckenhamimprovements.
Comments in writing can be made to: Beckenham Town Centre Improvements, Town Centre Renewal Team, Renewal and Recreation Department, Civic Centre, Stockwell Close, Bromley BR1 3UH.
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