Tamworth Regional Council to present “State of The City”
Thursday 1st March 2018
The Tamworth Business Chamber is pleased to announce that Tamworth Regional Council will deliver its annual Regional Economic Update as a new State of the City panel discussion at the Chamber’s 27 March meeting.
The event will see Tamworth Regional Council, Director, Business and Community, John Sommerlad present a snapshot of current economic conditions and upcoming projects. Tamworth Regional Council Mayor, Col Murray will give detailed accounts of his China trip and update the business community of the proposed and real outcomes of projects such as the Aquatic Centre, Sporting Facility upgrades and new local developments. Manager Entertainment Venues, Peter Ross will deliver a comprehensive cultural review.
Tamworth Business Chamber President, Jye Segboer said that this event is a unique opportunity to foster an open dialogue between the business community and key decision makers at Council.
“This inaugural State of the City forum is what the business community has been crying out for. It promotes transparency between the business community and Council.”
“We get feedback all the time from the business community in regards to not understanding or being aware of the direct or future impact of large scale projects on their individual businesses and industries. We have heard you and taken this to Council. They are committed to delivering answers and outcomes to the business community at this event.”
“This is an opportunity have your voice heard and move forward as a business community, Chamber and Council. We need to start working towards the future together. An event such as this is a positive first step to cohesion and growth for Tamworth and the region.”
Tamworth Regional Council, Director, Business and Community, John Sommerlad said “Tamworth is well and truly on the move. Our city and region are not only growing but are attracting plenty of interest from outside, both commercially and politically. “
The Chamber encourages all members of the business community to attend.
What: “State of the City” presented by Tamworth Regional Council & The Tamworth Business Chamber
When: Tuesday 27th March, 11.45am for 12.00pm
Where: Ibis Styles, Cnr Ebsworth & Bridge Sts Tamworth
Tickets: $45 (members), $65 (non-members), includes lunch, panel discussion and Q & A session.
For further information and to purchase tickets visit www.tamworth.org or call the Chamber on 02 6766 4810.