Agendas, reports and minutes

City of Inverness Area Committee

Date: Friday, 1 July 2016

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A Special Meeting of the City of Inverness Area Committee will take place in the Council Chamber, Council Headquarters, Glenurquhart Road, Inverness on Friday, 1 July 2016 at 10.30am.

Webcast Notice: This meeting will be filmed and broadcast over the Internet on the Highland Council website and will be archived and available for viewing for 12 months thereafter.

You are invited to attend the meeting and a note of the business to be considered is attached.

Yours faithfully

Michelle Morris
Depute Chief Executive/
Director of Corporate Development


1. Apologies for Absence

2. Declarations of Interest
Foillseachaidhean Com-pàirt

Members are asked to consider whether they have an interest to declare in relation to any item on the agenda for this meeting.  Any Member making a declaration of interest should indicate whether it is a financial or non-financial interest and include some information on the nature of the interest.  Advice may be sought from officers prior to the meeting taking place.

3. Inverness City Arts – River Ness Flood Alleviation Scheme Public Art Project Progress Report
Prògram Pròiseact Ealain Baile Inbhir Nis

There is circulated Report No CIA/33/16 dated 23 June 2016 by the Inverness City Area Manager which details the progress of the River Connections Project Programme with a focus on:

  • The governance applied by the City of Inverness Area Committee to the ICArts Working Group to date
  • Funding
  • Application by the ICArts Working Group of its Delegated Powers
  • Project progress and Next Steps
  • Community Engagement (Public Consultation)
  • Economic Benefit - Analysis

The Committee is invited to:-

(i) endorse the development of the River Connections Project Programme to date; and
(ii) agree to continue to support the work of the Inverness City Arts Working Group in respect of the delivery of the River Connections Project Programme.

4. Minutes

The following Minutes are circulated for approval – Inverness City Arts Working Group held on 14 April, 28 April and 13 May 2016.