Scottish Borders Council

Agenda

Venue: Via Microsoft Teams

Contact: William Mohieddeen, Democratic Services Officer  Tel: 01835 824000 ext 8231 Email:  william.mohieddeen@scotborders.gov.uk

Link: Teams Live Event

Items
No. Item

1.

Welcome and Meeting Protocols

2.

Feedback from Meetings and Evaluation of Meeting pdf icon PDF 206 KB

Consider Minutes of Meetings of:

(a)   8 June 2021.

(b)  22 July 2021 (Special)

 

(Minutes attached)

Additional documents:

Section 1: Service & Partner Updates and Consultations

3.

Place Making Update

4.

Area Partnership Consultation Update

Section 2: Local Priorities

5.

Community Assistance Hub

Update from Locality Development Co-ordinator (Gillian Jardine).

6.

Extension of the Border Railway

7.

Flooding Update pdf icon PDF 220 KB

Written submission from SBC’s Flood and Coastal Management Team and Roads Asset Team. (Attached)

8.

Forestry/Wind Farms Planning for November

Update from Philip Kerr, Southdean Community Council.

9.

Community Update

Opportunity to share updates from your community or raise topics for future discussion.

Section 3: Community Empowerment and Community Funding

10.

Community Fund pdf icon PDF 79 KB

Update from Working Group.

Additional documents:

11.

Funding Table Overview pdf icon PDF 247 KB

Table attached.

12.

Build Back a Better Borders Recovery Fund Applications pdf icon PDF 216 KB

Consider five applications for funding:

 

(a)  Hawick Youth Rugby – Travel costs for Under 15s team and equipment (£5,553)

(b)  Roxburgh & Berwickshire CAB – Developing routes for accessing advice and support (£4,395.60)

(c)   Campaign for Scottish Borders National Park – Bedrule Castle archaeology excavation and report and taster sessions (£12,566)

(d)  Hornshole Greenway Development Group – Eco Education Programme (£15,000)

(e)  Alchemy Film & Arts – Connecting Intergenerational communities through archive film (£15,000)


(Assessments attached.)

 

Photos of BBBB funded projects: BBBB Fund Awards 2021/22 | Flickr

 

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Additional documents:

13.

Community Ownership Funding

Information provided within additional information document at Item 14.

Section 4: Other

14.

Additional Information for Noting

For information on current consultations, community information and useful links, see the attached document.

 

For information on the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015, see the Area Partnerships’ information pack - Community engagement, planning and ownership | Area Partnership information pack | Scottish Borders Council (scotborders.gov.uk)

15.

Next Area Partnership Meeting

The next Area Partnership meeting is scheduled for 16 November 2021, with the agenda due to be issued on 2 November.

 

Are there any items you would like to propose for the agenda?  Please contact your local Councillor or the Communities and Partnership Team.

16.

Any Other Formal Business

17.

Future Meeting Dates

·         25 January 2022

·         22 March 2022

·         21 June 2022

18.

Meeting Evaluation

To evaluate this meeting of the Teviot & Liddesdale Area Partnership, please go to: https://forms.office.com/r/78KfuVtwdr.  The form will be available from 6:00pm on Tuesday 7 September until 11:45pm on Sunday 12 September 2021.

 

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