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Formartine & Garioch Areas Engagement Event

Wednesday 2 November 2011 for 7pm   Inverurie Academy Assembly Hall Off Market Place Jackson Street Inverurie Aberdeenshire AB51 3PX The Leader of Aberdeenshire Council, Councillor Anne Robertson, the Chief Executive, Colin Mackenzie and a range of other senior officers will be attending. We hope to be joined by a wide range of local community representatives including local councillors and…
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Conservation Area Boundary

The community council walked the boundary of the Oldmeldrum conservation area last Tuesday. We were accompanied by Sean Norman from the council planning department. Sean is working on revising the boundary and also implementing some further regulations within the boundary. This is part of a wider consultation on conservation areas throughout Aberdeenshire. Some areas within the boundary are possibly not…
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Walking the boundary of the Conservation Area

The Community Council intend to walk the boundary of the Oldmeldrum Conservation Area. This walk will help the CC members to discuss possible changes to the boundary which may be proposed by the Aberdeenshire Council. A review of conservations areas is underway and Article Four of the act will be enforced in future. This will give planners more powers to…
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Report calls for devolution of planning

Community councils should be allowed to take control over local planning decisions, according to a think-tank. Reform Scotland argue that failings of the current over-centralised system led directly to the house price boom up to 2009, and decisions would be better made at the most local level, allowing community councils to take over. They said: “Combined with an appropriate system…
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Meldrum Community Learning & Development Survey

Please take a few minutes to complete the Meldrum Adult Learning Needs Analysis Survey by clicking on this link. You can call - 01651 871323 or send an email to: @ CLD Contact : Neil Ironside – Senior CLD Worker Visit the CLD website Community Centre Name Meldrum Community Education Centre (Oldmeldrum) Address Meldrum Academy, Colpy Road, Oldmeldrum, AB51 0NT Tel…
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