View Communities Committee Agenda

Date:
Thursday 19 October 2017
Time:
10:30am
Place:
Council Offices, English Street, Dumfries
Contact:
Amanda Hutchison
Tel No:
030 3333 3000 ext 66271
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
24 Jan,
7 Mar,
13 Jun,
5 Sep,
19 Oct,
5 Dec

No Items to consider

The next meeting is scheduled for 10:30am on Tuesday, 6th February 2018 in Council Offices, English Street, Dumfries

Issue Date:- 11 October 2017 at 13:17