Agendas, reports and minutes

Economy and Infrastructure Committee

Date: Thursday, 2 December 2021

Agenda: Read the Supplementary Agenda 1


Further to the agenda and papers that have already been issued for the above meeting, I now enclose the undernoted items which it was indicated would follow.

Yours faithfully

Stewart Fraser
Head of Corporate Governance

Agenda Item

15. Car Parking Roll Out Project
Pròiseact Parcadh Chàraichean ga Sgaoileadh A-mach

There is circulated Report No. ECI/50/21 dated 23 November 2021by the Executive Chief Officer Infrastructure, Environment and Economy.

The Committee is invited to:

i.   note the current context and the need for a refreshed approach to car parking strategy following the Covid-19 Pandemic;
ii.  agree the refreshed approach and policy and associated strategy for the roll-out of new car parking locations throughout Highland, noting the immediate focus on visitor related car parks;
iii. agree the arrangements for the local/strategic split of net income (once all qualifying costs have been deducted); 
iv.  agree that the increase in any agreed parking charges at existing car parks are subject to a local/strategic split (once all qualifying costs have been deducted); and
v.   note the proposal at paragraph 4.4 to rebase the Service budget for car parking income to reflect the long-term impact on changing patterns of car parking usage on income received from car parks; and agree for this come to Council in March 2022 to be considered as part of the budget setting process.

20v Minutes

There is circulated Minutes, for approval, of the City Region Deal Monitoring Group held on 1 November 2021.