Vote YES on the renewal of Reading BID 2019-24

Reading Central BID is one of the longest established in the country and aims to build on this track record of success.  Businesses in the are are currently voting on a proposal to renew the BID for a further five years ( 2019-24). A vote in favour for Reading BID and the new proposed Abbey Quarter BID could generate over £5 million extra investment in initiatives and services to make these areas safer, more attractive, business friendly and connected.

Businesses in the Central BID area will be voting on the Business Plan between 24 January and 21 February 2019. 

Read the Business Plan>>>

Background

Reading Business Improvement District (BID) is an area covered by a member-funded and governed initiative to deliver security, marketing promotions, safer and cleaner streets, exciting seasonal events, cardboard recycling, more customers and better streetscapes for those who live, work and shop here.

The current BID’s five year term ends on 31 March 2019.  Following a consultation with businesses in the BID area on the current BID, a Business Plan for 2019-24 has been produced and was launched on 17 January 2019. 

 

 

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