An on-going program of events – weekly or fortnightly – would attract more people into the CBD, supporting local business and creating a safer environment. The Town Council should be the instigator of such a program, employing a full-time events coordinator for the CBD, Councillor Eli Melky proposes. He won initial support for the move from his colleagues at last night's meeting. KIERAN FINNANE reports.
Pictured: A section of Parsons Street transformed by 'video architecture', as part of the Alice Desert Festival (see separate story this issue). The activities of an events coordinator could involve more than performance.