As Phuketwan revealed exclusively in a report on November 20, the group of resorts has opted to help the local beach stall proprietors to end a long-standing dispute over unsightly beach shacks.
Laguna Phuket has also assigned an area within the resort as a Local Taxi Centre with basic facilities for taxi operators at the resort's hotels to use, a meeting was told yesterday at Phuket Provincial Hall.
Two parking spots have also been provided in Laguna hotel's car park.
The resort also provided letters to certify taxi operators in Laguna Phuket to apply for proper plate and license with the provincial office.
A total of 22 kiosks will be erected along the shorefront at Laguna Phuket within three or four months. each 3.5 metres by 3.5 metres.
The project is already underway in Phase I, using tents. All costs will be supported by Laguna Phuket who will set rules and regulations.
Cherng Talay Mayor Ma-Ann Samran said yesterday he was talking to other resorts in the Bang Tao area to see whether Laguna Phuket's proposed solution would also work for them.