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Harrogate could be about to get a Business Improvement District

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Published by The Stray FM News Team at 7:06am 9th November 2018.

Harrogate could be about to get a Business Improvement District.

It's where local businesses in the area pay extra tax to fund events and projects in the town.

Votes are being counted and will be revealed this afternoon at around 4:30pm.

Earlier this year a task group was set up to create a Harrogate BID, estimating it could raise £500,000 a year for the business community to spend on improvement projects.

John Fox is chair of the BID:

 

We'll bring you the results later today.

 

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