NAIRN RIVER COMMUNITY COUNCIL

Comhairle Coimhearsnachd Abhainn Narann

ORDINARY MEETING TO BE HELD ON

Wednesday 19th September 2018

At Nairn Community & Arts Centre

At 7.00pm

AGENDA

(trying a new ‘timed’ format due to  reduced budget and growing workload)

  1. (7- 7.05)     Apologies
  2. (7.05 - 7.10) Declarations of interest

  1.  (7.10 - 7.20)Minutes of last meeting 20 June 18 and Matters Arising
  2. (7.20 - 7.30) Treasurer’s Report    
  3.  (7.30 - 8 .00)Action since last meeting ( including correspondence)
  1. (8.00- 8.15)  Planning Applications
  2. (8.15 - 8.30)  Developer Contributions Supplementary Guidance

Highland Council 2018 DCSG  now adopted, replacing 2013 guidance

 ( FOI request June 18  and HC spreadsheet circulated)

This  shows £271k  received in HC accounts for Lochloy infrastructure since 2001 with 66k to come, for more than 700 houses.( less than £500 per home)  

No promised Balmakeith Bridge ( for which 2k per home was agreed) , and no school (cancelled in 2015), or shops, as first planned. Growing resident concerns re infrastructure capacity ( roads, drains, water pressure, sewerage).

New  Highland DC guidance and recent housing approved in Inverness require developers to contribute over  £8000 per home for infrastructure including schools and community facilities

8  (8.30- 8.50) Common Good Fund/Assets - are they working for Nairn?

What action  do we want to take on the following?

9 ( 8.50- 9) AOCB and questions from public

10 Next meeting.

Nairn Community and Arts Centre 7pm Wed November 21st. No October meeting