100 signatures reached
To: Offaly County Council
Support Our Arts Centre for Tullamore
We want an Arts Centre for Tullamore and County.
Why is this important?
YOU ARE CONCERNED ABOUT THE SOCIAL & ECONOMIC FABRIC OF THE TULLAMORE TOWN & COUNTY
- The ARTS CENTRE will be based in a pre-existing retail unit – bringing vibrancy, social & economic prosperity into Tullamore & County
- Attract people/increase footfall into the town; Will increase vacancy rates on retail units; Will put money into the pocket of retailers.
- The ARTS CENTRE creates Social cohesion providing opportunities to bring people/communities together
- The Arts Centre shows that Tullamore & county is investing in itself – a focal point for cultural tourism, the experience economy, supporting local retailers, employment, etc
WE NEED TO CATCH UP WITH & COMPETE WITH OTHER MIDLAND TOWNS & COUNTIES
- Do we want our county town, Tullamore to drop down the ranks to the 6th, 7th, etc town in the midlands?
- No, we want it to be the No. 1 town in the midlands!
- How can we complete? The ARTS CENTRE & its programme will be a unique opportunity for Tullamore; innovative; forward thinking, etc.
NOW IS THE TIME TO MAKE THIS HAPPEN
- Now is the time, to invest and commit to Tullamore town & county
- Show us now that you, our representatives are going to support this town to move forward & prosper
- Don’t miss this opportunity and the €2million already ringfenced that is due to expire at end of 2020
- Approx €200K already fundraised by the community
HOPE & BELIEF IN TULLAMORE & COUNTY
- We are doing this to provide hope for our young people, older people, vulnerable people, for our retailers, for culture, social & economic development
- A symbol of Hope for Tullamore & County– create a buzz, bring life back into the town & county
- A BELIEF in & reason for people to stay in Tullamore & County; to return, to attract new people....
Sign this Petition, giving your thoughts on the matter, for this to be submitted to the Offaly County Council.