The Sudbury Vision for Prosperity Action Plan will be launched as part of the Sudbury’s Suffolk Day celebrations. A drop-in session will be held on Saturday 21 June in the Sudbury Town Hall, Old Market Place, Sudbury, from 10am to 8pm.
The plan includes updates on existing projects and news on forthcoming actions on; car parking, town centre vision, marketing and branding, strategies, infrastructure and tourism investments. Officers and councillors will be on hand at the launch to discuss the next steps, including delivery of the exciting projects and possible additional projects.
Councillor John Ward, Leader of Babergh District Councils said, “Babergh District Council is leading the renaissance in Sudbury and its surrounding area as part of a new drive for investment and growth District-wide. We’re encouraging businesses, providing improved facilities for residents and visitors, developing the night-time economy, and cementing the town as a major force in Suffolk’s economic portfolio. New investment in a hotel, cinema, better retail, more places to eat out, and improved parking will ensure Sudbury lives up to its potential.”
Councillor Jan Osborne, Deputy Leader of Babergh District Council said, “The launch of the Action plan for Sudbury Marks the end of the consultation and the beginning of the next phrase in this initiative ending uncertainty and looks to bring the community together and deliver positive changes in the Sudbury area.”
Councillor Matthew Hicks Leader of Suffolk County Council said: “Suffolk County Council is proud to be part of the partnership approach to assist economic growth in Sudbury. This demonstrates our commitment to creating the right conditions and working with the right people to deliver real change”