An Action Area should be created for West Street. Feasibility of making this one-way (towards market place) should be undertaken, this could include narrowing the road, removing parking, creating space outside units for seating and improving accessibility. A grant scheme should be created where people can apply for funding to invest into property to improve and maintain active uses at ground floor with residential above. ANPR cameras with fines should be used to prevent illegal parking. This would free up movement particularly around the Eagle roundabout junction. There would be opportunities to improve bus flow (stops on West Street) and pedestrian links to the station. Street furniture, planting, and opportunities for community renewables (solar) should be investigated – funds created from this to be reinvested through the investment fund. Business rate relief should be offered to encourage investments. This could be like Townscape Heritage Initiative but on a more generalised Basis
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