Love Great Western Road BID – Updates

21st October 2019

LGWR ballot dates set

The big news from the Love Great Western Road BID project is that it’s all systems go towards ballot in the new year. Our own BID will only come into being if a majority of the Great Western Road businesses vote YES, and the LGWR steering group encourages all local traders to put their cross in the YES box! The ballot […]
21st October 2019

LGWR annual levy rates

If and when the Love Great Western Road BID comes into being, all of the businesses within the BID boundary will be charged an annual levy to support the improvement ambitions of our business proposal.  The levy is calculated according to the rateable value of your business, and rates are outlined below. The total amount raised annually will used to implement […]
21st October 2019

LGWR BID boundary agreed

The boundary of the Love Great Western Road BID has now been agreed by the steering group of local businesses, as outlined in the map below. The LGWR BID area will run from the 727 Fast Food shop and the Buckingham Terrace Medical Practice at the Byres Road end of GWR right along to Noma Living and Glasgow Audio at St. George’s […]
25th June 2019

Once upon a time – the LGWR story so far

The LGWR project  started as far back as 2015, but there were a couple of false starts before the process began again in earnest in the summer of 2019 when BID specialist Eddie Linton-Smith and communications consultant Mairi Damer were contracted to support LGWR and get the BID ball rolling. The original draft BID boundary for GWR stretched from Byres […]