Re-vitalising St Helens town centre
St Helens, Lancashire (St Helens Chamber of Commerce)
St Helens Council and The English Cities Fund are joining forces to look at borough-wide regeneration. Described as a game-changing partnership over the next 20 years, an early benefit might be the development of St Helens town centre to the tune of £200 million investment.
The town centre re-vitalisation could include new homes, along with high-quality retail, leisure and office space.
Phil Mayall, regional director at The English Cities Fund described how the council shares a progressive vision for creating innovative spaces and places to benefit the community, bringing together both the borough's rich heritage and aspirations for the future:
'We are excited for the weeks ahead as we progress discussions towards an agreement'.