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Policy & Community Planning Officer

Youth Participatory Budgeting 2021

2021-09-23T14:39:25+01:00September 23rd, 2021|Uncategorised|

Local people and groups from across North Ayrshire are being invited to bid for participatory funding for community youth projects. The latest round of the Council’s Young People’s Participatory Budgeting scheme is now open for online submissions and youth community groups have the chance to secure up to £1,000 per project. Applications can be sent in [...]

Ardrossan Connections Milepost Competition

2021-09-16T15:57:12+01:00September 16th, 2021|Three Towns|

Help Ardrossan Connections brighten up the South Beach Milepost! The project team are running an art competition to find a new colour scheme for the Milepost. Open to pupils who live, or attend primary or secondary school, in Ardrossan. To enter:

Lochshore Development

2021-08-17T15:07:13+01:00July 29th, 2021|Consultations, Garnock Valley, Open Consultations|

We are looking for your input into the latest stage of the exciting development at Lochshore. This is the site of the former Glengarnock Steelworks and covers around 250 hectares, including Kilbirnie Loch. In 2017 we carried out a consultation which led to the vision of the site as a parkland destination with a focus on [...]

Participatory Budgeting Results 20-21

2021-05-04T09:50:41+01:00May 4th, 2021|Arran, Garnock Valley, Irvine, Kilwinning, North Coast, Participatory Budgeting, Three Towns|

You can find all the results for this year’s PB Funding in North Ayrshire linked in the document below: North Ayrshire 20/21 Participatory Budgeting Results Funding this year came from North Ayrshire Council and the HSCP (where the focus of the funding was for projects addressing mental health and well-being) We had a fantastic result despite [...]

Ardrossan Connections Design Workshops

2021-04-09T10:39:20+01:00April 9th, 2021|Consultations, Open Consultations, Three Towns|

Help us make Ardrossan more connected and accessible! Sustrans Scotland has partnered with North Ayrshire Council and Ardrossan Community Development Trust on the Ardrossan Connections Project which aims to enhance walking, cycling and wheeling routes, and shape a more accessible, safe and welcoming centre of Ardrossan. We reached out to local residents, businesses and community groups [...]

Mill Burn Flood Alleviation Scheme

2021-03-17T08:35:00+00:00March 15th, 2021|Consultations, North Coast|

The requirement for the Millburn Flood Alleviation Scheme for Millport was identified within the National Flood Risk Assessment and subsequently included within the Ayrshire Local Flood Risk Management Strategy and Plan in 2015 and 2016 respectively. Final optioneering for the scheme was completed in February 2020, and two potential design solutions were developed. A non-statutory community [...]

New community campus at the Ardrossan North Shore

2021-06-02T10:48:31+01:00February 16th, 2021|Closed Consultations, Consultations|

North Ayrshire Council has agreed to develop a new community campus at the Ardrossan North Shore site.  This represents a fantastic opportunity to positively develop a vacant site in the heart of the town, with huge educational benefits for pupils, and new facilities for the local community. The campus will sit within a wider development including [...]