17 Sep 2010

Ghost town? What ghost town?

Depressingly, at Wednesday's Full Council meeting Lib Dem after Lib Dem stood up to deny that there was any problem at all with empty shops at the North end of St Peters Street.

Cllr White said "St Albans is doing very well". Those who suggested it might be a good idea to look into the cause of and possible solutions to the problem were accused of "talking St Albans down".

A motion to set up a working group on the subject was defeated by a unanimous vote of Lib Dem members.