A BID (Business Improvement District) is a business-led, not-for-profit organisation.
The local business community work together and invest collectively in new projects and services that they have prioritised to address opportunities and problems that affect their businesses, staff and customers.
Promoting Newtown as a place to do business
Promoting Newtown as a welcoming, vibrant town with events for everyone.
Creating a skilled and trained Newtown
Education, training, skills development and apprenticeships
Efficient and resilient businesses – a sustainable economy for Newtown
A sustainable economy, cost reductions through join overhead procurement
Land and property needed to do business
Availability, requirements, meanwhile uses for vacant properties
Newtown, Where the Severn Smiles
A green and pleasant environment in which to grown both businesses and families
An Accessible Newtown
Transport, parking and WiFi
Newtown clear and loud voice
Representing business interests and working with other organisations to get the best for the town
How is the BID Governed?
The BID will be governed by a board of directors made up of business representatives who represent the BID area and other stakeholders.
This means that businesses can decide and direct what they want for Newtown.