GIMMEE SHELTER….. Most of the bus shelters around Totton have been installed …

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GIMMEE SHELTER…..

Most of the bus shelters around Totton have been installed and maintained by a company called Adshel. The agreement between Totton & Eling Town Council was that the company provided the shelters, whilst the company would get all the income from the advertisers.

This seemed like a really good deal to me. I remember soon after I got elected that I proposed all new bus shelters should be installed with seating, which was accepted. This wasn't the case beforehand so whenever I see somebody sitting in a shelter, I think of it as a small success!

Unfortunately, the agreement with Adshel has now ceased and the Town Council has decided to directly install and maintain bus shelters, going forward. They are looking for suggestions as to where new shelters may be needed in the town. Any ideas, please let me know and I will feed that in to the Council for consideration.

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