Taunton Deane Borough Council has issued an appeal for gypsy and traveller sites.
It's required by law to find suitable plots but hasn't been able to, so far. Anyone with land, which can be connected to water and power is linked to local services is being asked to contact the council by the end of May.
The Brewhouse Theatre in Taunton could be bought by the local council.
Taunton Deane Borough Council says it would be able to protect the Brewhouse buildings, but that another organisation would have to run the theatre itself. It closed in February this year because of a lack of funding.
West Somerset Council could be jointly managed by its much larger neighbour, Taunton Deane Borough Council. West Somerset Council based in Williton serves just 35,000 people and is England's smallest district authority.
Last night (Monday 4 March 2013), Taunton Deane Borough Council said it would look at plans that could mean joint working between the two authorities.