Nicholas Russo, of International Franchises Limited (Mothercare and Debenhams), says he's 100% behind businesses getting together and organising upgrades to Main Street and its surrounds. Creating this 'Business Improvement District' (BID) was a recommendation in a Gibraltar Federation of Small Businesses 2018 Main Street Retail review.
Mo Aswat, of the Mosaic Partnership, is advising the GFSB. They've organized meetings this week with traders on and close to Main Street to discuss the BID project. They believe the BID could have a far-reaching and long term positive effect on business in town and the surrounding areas.
Do other traders agree with the GFSB, Mr Aswat & Mr Russo? Viewpoint takes a closer look