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Tags: Regeneration

Levelling Up Fund Bid Proposals Revealed

L-R SDC Leader Doina Cornell, Stroud Town Council Regeneration Committee Chair Kevin Cranston, Stroud Town Mayor Stella Parkes

Stroud District Council Press Release: 1st June 2022

Plans are underway to submit a £15m+ bid to the Government's Levelling Up Fund which would see a series of exciting new projects improve Stroud for everyone.

Stroud District Council's Strategy and Resources Committee is being asked to approve the submission of the bid that represents a rare opportunity to rejuvenate highly visible areas in Stroud... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Jun 2022 13:00 by Admin team

Tags: Regeneration

Subs Forecourt Consultation Extended

Public feedback has had a real impact on ambitious plans to transform the space outside the Subscription Rooms.

The feedback has been so productive, that Stroud Town Council has extended the consultation period to May 13.

Thanks to public feedback, a drinking water fountain and better waste management features will be added. To improve accessibility there will be changes to the steps, benches and handrails.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 May 2022 11:03 by Admin team

Tags: Regeneration

Repair Work at the Sub Rooms

Work is due to begin on repairs to the stonework at the Subscription Rooms.

Stroud Town Council is supporting the Subscription Rooms Trust by paying for the essential work, estimated to cost approxiately £35,000.

"It is not unusual for a building such as the Subs, which is 189 years old, to have stone fail and need to be replaced due to cold and damp weather," said Mayor of Stroud Kevin Cranston.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Apr 2022 09:46 by Admin team

Tags: Information, Regeneration

Town Square Consultation

Artist impression of the proposed town sqaure

Dozens of people visited a public consultation event at the Subscription Rooms to share their views about a proposal to transform the area outside the venue.

They were able to discuss with the design team and consultants, including a tree expert, the plan to transform the space in front of the Sub Rooms into an attractive town square.

So far more more than 200 people have taken part in the consultation... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 Apr 2022 14:50 by Admin team

Tags: Community, Regeneration

Stroud Town Square

Stroud Town Square

Stroud Town Council has unveiled ambitious plans to transform the public space outside the Subscription Rooms into an attractive town square.

"For decades the space outside the Sub Rooms has played an important part in Stroud town life," said Councillor Stella Parkes, Chair of the Town Council Regeneration Committee.

"The Town Council believes it is time to transform the space into a true town square... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Mar 2022 15:57 by Helen Bojaniwska

Tags: Climate Emergency, Community, Environment, Regeneration

Parking charges

Stroud Town Council is calling for a joined-up approach to parking charges in the town.

It is asking Stroud District Council to postpone any increases in parking charges until a joint parking study can be completed.

The Town Council is calling on Stroud District Council, Gloucestershire County Council and the Chamber to work together on a joint parking study.

Mayor of Stroud Kevin Cranston said: "The... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 14 Feb 2022 17:20 by Helen Bojaniwska

Tags: Climate Emergency, Parking, Regeneration