Yeovil Refresh continues – Public realm designs in final stages
The detailed designs for the public realm enhancements (how the area will look overall) of Yeovil town centre as part of the Yeovil Refresh project are in their final stages as work on the project continues.
Have your say: Refresh Public Realm Design guide & Shopfront guide
SSDC's Executive Committee approved the latest version of the Public Realm Design guide for Yeovil town centre and Shopfront guide for formal consultation in November and now you have an opportunity to have your say on both the guides.
Shopping experience in Yeovil to be enhanced with a Traffic Regulation Order
Shoppers will be able to shop feeling a lot safer in the coming weeks when a Traffic Regulation Order is implemented as part of the Yeovil Refresh work. The TRO will help to reduce the amount of vehicles travelling into the town centre via the High Street.
Draft TRO for Middle Street submitted to Somerset County Council
South Somerset District Council has submitted its application to Somerset County Council for a Traffic Regulation Order which will seek to pedestrianise the top end of Middle Street in Yeovil town centre, following an extensive consultation period.
South Somerset District Council hosted the official launch of 'Yeovil Refresh'
In 2017, the Council embarked on an ambitious programme to explore how Yeovil town centre could adapt and become a place where people choose to work and shop, choose to spend their leisure time and, of course, choose to live.
Public Realm Design Guide adoption paves the way for work on public realm
Transforming the look of Yeovil’s town centre is set to become a reality as SSDC’s Full Council adopted the Public Realm Design Guide creating a template for any building project that happens in the town centre.
Public realm design consultation: Five things you have told us so far…
With hundreds of people coming to see the initial designs for the public realm enhancements for Yeovil town centre on Saturday 20 July, comments have been coming in that will help set the direction of the final designs for the public realm in the town centre.
Official public consultation on Draft TRO for Middle Street to commence
The official public consultation on the application submitted by South Somerset District Council to Somerset County Council for a Traffic Regulation Order to pedestrianise the top end of the street will now begin on Thursday 14 March.
Pedestrianisation proposal for Middle Street ready for public consultation
The pedestrianisation of Middle Street is part of the Yeovil Refresh plans to improve the quality of public spaces and to ensure Yeovil is easy to get to, safe, accessible and attractive to move through. We are now in a position to share plans with you.
Have your say on the future look of Yeovil town centre
We are seeking to regenerate the town centre of Yeovil through multiple projects as part of the adopted Yeovil Refresh and the way the town centre looks is being consulted on. Residents, visitors and stakeholders are all urged to have their say.
Yeovil Refresh: The story so far and how you are making a difference
It is almost a year since we first invited residents and business to learn more about Yeovil Refresh – South Somerset District Council’s ambitious plan to create a town centre that will be a vibrant place to live, work, shop, learn and visit.
Exploratory work begins in plans to pedestrianise parts of Middle Street
South Somerset District Council has begun investigating the possibility of redressing the balance between pedestrians and cars in the town centre and creating a vehicle free area at the top of Middle Street through the use of a TRO.