New Members for Community Council

By Jane Cruickshank / September 12, 2023
Outside of County Building with CAB logos on windows

TONIGHT’S meeting of Stonehaven and District Community Council will see the welcome and co-option of four new members to the committee.

The evening will then progress with updates on various matters including the status of Mackie Academy’s structure following the news RAAC was used in its construction.

And the varied nature of discussions is highlighted by the next item on the agenda – the troublesome, invasive plant, Himalayan balsam, which has been reported near the Glebe.

The full agenda is below. Members of the public are welcome to attend meetings of SDCC, which are held in the former court room in the County Buildings on Dunnottar Avenue at 7pm.

You can also use this line to join online (this link is also published on the SDCC website)

Meeting ID: 852 7531 5719

Passcode: 420629

Agenda Tuesday 12th September 2023 @ 7pm

  1. Chairperson’s Welcome:
  2. Roll-call: (DL)
  3. Apologies & Declarations of Interest:
  4. SDCC Membership – Co-options: Denise Bannerman, Caroline Duguid, Julie Lindeman & Norman Mackay
  5. Police Report: (David Charnley – Police Scotland)
  6. Stonehaven Roads Maintenance Program Update Request – RC
  7. Stonehaven Traffic Management Review Update Request – RC
  8. Mackie Academy – RAAC Status – Update Request
  9. Himalayan Balsam – Wooded Area Adjacent to Glebe – IH
  10. Stonehaven Medical Centre – Suggested Link with Patient Participation Group – FT
  11. Residents Request for a Garden Waste Collection Service – IH
  12. Stonehaven Christmas Tree – 25th November 2023 – Update
  13. Stonehaven 24 Hour Public Access Defibrillator Network – Update
  14. Nippy Dip – 1st January 2024 – Are we doing it?
  15. Matters Arising from Previous Minutes
    a) The Closure of the Haven Community Larder – Future Provision? – Update
    b) CCTV – Update
    c) SSEN Kintore-Fiddes-Tealing East Coast OHL & 400kV Substations – Update – IH
  16. Approval of Previous Minutes (8th August 2023)
  17. Planning Report
    a) Suggest we request updates regarding status of potential projects from developers.
  18. SDCC Committees / Sub-Groups (Only Report if Applicable)
    a) Local Development Plan / Local Place Plan – DL – Next meeting 11/09/2023
    b) Invercarron Resource Centre / Older People’s Services – Participation Request – RC / AMcA / IH
    c) Community Resilience Plan – Update – MO – Next meeting TBC
    d) SDCC Communications – SMcQ – Next meeting TBC
  19. Outside Bodies / Committees (Brief Reports)
    a) Transport Action Kincardine-shire (TRAK) – IH – Next meeting TBC
    b) KDP – Wind Farm Grant Application Reviews – DL
    c) Town Centre Improvement Group – AL/DL – Next meeting TBC
    d) Kincardine and Mearns Community Council Forum – DL / RC / IH – Next meeting 06/09/2023
    e) Kincardine and Mearns Community Planning Group – IH
  20. Treasurer’s Report: – (See Supporting Documents) – MO
  21. Correspondence: AL
  22. AOCB (NB special circumstance items only)
    Date of Next Meetings:
    a) Agenda Discussion Meeting: 3rd October 2023 @ 7pm
    b) Business Meeting: 10th October 2023 @ 7pm