Issue details

Midsomer Norton High Street Renewal Programme

A £2 million, funding package to support Midsomer Norton High Street and to deliver a renewal programme has been secured. A number of successful grant applications have been made working closely with key stakeholders in the town. This report outlines the sources of funding, the key terms of the spend, funding approval mechanisms and key deliverables and outputs anticipated.

This report requests agreement to formally accept this grant funding and progress the renewal programme in line with the Delivery Plan, working closely with the local community and business stakeholders.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Approved

Wards affected: Midsomer Norton North; Midsomer Norton Redfield;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 29/07/2020

Decision Type: Key Decision;

Decision due: Not before 22nd Aug 2020 by Council Leader, Cabinet Member for Community Services, Cabinet Member for Housing, Planning, and Economic Development, Cabinet Member for Transport Services

Lead director: Corporate Director (Place)

Contact: Lynda Deane, Head of Service – City & Town Centre Management Email: Tel: 01225 396428, Cleo Newcombe-Jones, Planning and Transport Development - Planning Policy Team Bath & North East Somerset Council Email: Tel: 01225 477617.

Consultation process

The funding bids required community engagement and consultation and various letters of support were submitted alongside the funding bids from the Town Council, business, civic and community groups.


The project programme includes a wide range of partners and consultees.

EFP Reference: E3223