View Nithsdale Area Committee (Business) Agenda

Date:
Wednesday 22 March 2017
Time:
10:00am
Place:
Municipal Chambers, Buccleuch Street, Dumfries
Contact:
Joanne Scott
Tel No:
0303000333
Council Priorities:

Build the Local Economy

  • Improve the level of skills within our communities and workforce
  • Support our small and medium sized businesses to be established and grow
  • Invest in our key infrastructure
  • Provide an attractive location to do business
  • Develop a diverse economy that creates sustainable, high wage job opportunities

Provide the best start in life for all our Children

  • Ensure early intervention, in particular to keep our region's most vulnerable children safe
  • Invest in creating schools fit for the 21st century which are at the heart of our communities
  • Raise ambition and attainment, in particular to address inequalities
  • Support children to be healthy and active

Protect our most vulnerable people

  • Tackle the causes and effects of inequality and poverty
  • Help older or vulnerable people live healthy and independent lives
  • Ensure our older or vulnerable people receive the care and support they need
  • Keep our communities safe

Be an inclusive Council

  • Ensure that local people and communities are at the heart of our decision making
  • Empower our communities to make the most of their assets
  • Increase equality of opportunity

 

 

 

Dates of Meetings in 2017
11 Jan,
1 Feb,
1 Mar,
22 Mar
ItemDescription
 
PUBLIC
1. SEDERUNT AND APOLOGIES
2. DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
3. MINUTE OF MEETING OF 1 MARCH 2017

For Approval

4. NITHSDALE AREA COMMITTEE DISCRETIONARY GRANT BUDGET 2017/18 APPLICATIONS FOR FUNDING - REPORT BY DIRECTOR COMMUNITIES

Members are asked to:- (1) note the funding available for disbursement in 2017/18 as agreed by Dumfries and Galloway Council on 28 February 2017 and set out in paragraphs 3.1, 3.2 and 3.10; (2) note the Nithsdale Area Committee Discretionary Grant Criteria contained in Appendix 1; (3) consider the ring-fenced priorities summarised in paragraph 3.16 and agree allocations as detailed in Appendix 2; (4) consider the scored application summaries contained in Appendix 3 and Scoring Panel recommendations for awards from: (a) the Local Anti-Poverty Fund as set out in paragraph 3.19; (b) the Discretionary Grant Budget as set out in paragraph 3.20; and (5) consider the use of the remaining Discretionary Grant Budget and Local Anti-Poverty Fund balances as detailed in paragraph 3.22.
 

5. MINUTE OF DUMFRIES COMMON GOOD SUB COMMITTEE OF 20 FEBRUARY 2017

For Approval

6. ANY OTHER BUSINESS DEEMED URGENT BY THE CHAIRMAN DUE TO THE NEED FOR A DECISION

Issue Date:- 14 March 2017 at 13:49