Representing The Highlands

Representing The Highlands - Ten points for Action

Ten Priority Areas for Action

Care in the Community Care in the Community

  • Council to Build 5 New Care Homes
  • Creating a Healthier Highland
  • Focus on Health Improvement


Sustainable CommunitiesSustainable Communities

  • The Need for More Housing
  • Campaigning for Sustainable Post Office Network
  • Community safety and public protection


A Clean EnvironmentA Clean Environment

  • A Greener, Safer and Stronger Highland
  • Thanks for Increasing our Recycling Rate



A Planned Culture of Enterprise & GrowthA Planned Culture of Enterprise & Growth

  • Setting the Scene for Future Development
  • Regenerating Caithness and North Sutherland
  • Supporting Local Businesses
  • Crown Estate Review

A Skilled and Confident Highlands
A Skilled and Confident Highlands

  • Key to the Future of the Highlands
  • Schools Fit for the 21st century
  • Acharacle Pilots Sustainable School Model
  • Adapting Services for Inward Migration

Arts, Heritage, Culture and Sport
Arts, Heritage, Culture and Sport

  • Highland Lights
  • New Leisure Centres for Grantown and Nairn
  • Eden Court


Gaelic LanguageGaelic Language

  • Council Commitment to Gaelic
  • Bunsgoil Ghàidhlig Inbhir Nis
  • Latha Mòr na Gaidhlig - The Big Day for Gaelic




Improved Transport and ConnectivityImproved Transport and Connectivity

  • Improving Highland Transport
  • Public Transport
  • Transport Master Plan for Inverness
  • Investment in Roads and Bridges



Children and Young PeopleChildren and Young People

  • Nurturing the Talents of Young People
  • Highland leads the way in integrated children’s services
  • Getting It Right For Every Child
  • Improving the Skills of Young Drivers
  • Highland’s New Young People’s Champion



Corporate Objectives for The Highland CouncilCorporate Objectives for The Highland Council

  • Delivering a More Responsive and Better Value Council
  • Supporting the Voluntary Sector
  • Delivering Services More Efficiently
  • Providing Best Value
  • Modernised Working Conditions
  • Ward Forums
  • Spending review