The Area Council received the minutes of the previous meeting held on 21st July, 2016.
The Chair provided an update on the provision of Wifi within the Market Barn. A quote had been sourced in order to provide an insight into the work required and associated cost. It was suggested that the work would be in the region of £3,600, with the system have the capability to be extended to the High Street. The benefits of cashless transactions, and click and collect possibilities for traders, were noted.
Members were supportive of the project and it was agreed to progress this with officers from the Markets Department, to explore the possibility of securing external funds.
(i) that the minutes of the Penistone Area Council meeting held on 21st July, 2016 be approved as a true and correct record; and
(ii) that the provision of Wifi in Penistone Market Barn be progressed with officers from the Markets Department.