Barrhead Town Centre has voted to become Scotland's 36th Business Improvement District.
The BID steering group received a letter of congratulations from Kevin Stewart MSP on becoming Scotland's 36th BID. The letter arrived on 13th July and expresses support for local businesses taking responsibility for their local area.
The BID Steering Group will now set to work to establish the BID company which will be ran by a Board of Directors consisting entirely of BID members. Letters of invite will be sent to all members over the next week.
They aim to have the company established by mid Sept 2016 to enable to work to begin to deliver the projects for the development of the town centre's economy.
A copy of the letter can be viewed here.