After running a full campaign Dave Baigent was re-elected as City Councillor for Romsey on Thursday 3rd May 2018.
The singlest most points raised on the doorsteps and in the streets were about the state of the roads and pavements, and speculative development that was damaging the community in Romsey and the wider city.
Roads and pavements are the responsibility of the County Council who take over 73% of our council tax, and yet seem incapable of being able to maintain our infrastructure.
Dave made a specific pledge during the campaign which was
It is my pledge to the people of Romsey that I will fight hard to stop any more speculative student flats being developed in Romsey and to contain the speculative development of other forms of accommodation. It may be that we have to look for new approaches that include more Romsey residents acting to get their voice heard.”
The results in Romsey: