News published June 2020
Highland Council Energy Efficient Scotland: Area Based Scheme (EES:ABS) to resumePublished 30 Jun 2020
Following Scottish Government guidance on returning to construction sites across Scotland, works will be restarting on the EES:ABS scheme across the Highlands.
Council Leader highlights need for investment in digital connectivityPublished 30 Jun 2020
Councillor Margaret Davidson, Leader of the Highland Council has recently written to Paul Wheelhouse, Minister for Energy, Connectivity and the Islands and Alister Jack, Secretary of State for Scotlan
Highland Council recognises need for Green Recovery to meet climate change commitmentsPublished 30 Jun 2020
The Highland Council has recognised the pressing need to build on positive behaviour changes and emissions reductions arising from the COVID-19 pandemic to accelerate the region’s shift to a net zero
B851 resurfacing works require temporary road closurePublished 30 Jun 2020
Motorists are being advised that there will be a temporary closure of part of the B851, between Tombreck and Brin, Inverness-shire between 09:00 and 17:00 daily from Monday 13 to Friday 17 July 2020.
New chapter for two derelict buildings in Wick's High StreetPublished 29 Jun 2020
Two prominent derelict buildings in Wick High Street are to be demolished following decades lying empty. Numbers 30 and 126 (known locally as ‘Dominoes’ and ‘Sloans’ respectively) are to benefit from
Temporary lane closure on Union Road in InvernessPublished 29 Jun 2020
In order for utility maintenance works to be safely carried out part of Union Road in Inverness will be temporarily closed to traffic from 8am on Monday 6 July until 6pm on Wednesday 8 July.
Highland businesses urged to apply for support before Covid-19 grant scheme closesPublished 26 Jun 2020
Highland businesses who may be entitled to grant support to help them as they prepare to safely reopen are being encouraged to apply before new 10 July deadline.
Highland On-street parking enforcement returns todayPublished 26 Jun 2020
Highland On-street parking enforcement returns today
Learning During Lockdown II - the pupil's perspectivePublished 25 Jun 2020
Highland Council has produced a new video which shines a spotlight on how children across the region have been able to continue learning during lockdown.
Advance notice given for Nairn site investigation worksPublished 25 Jun 2020
The former Community Centre Car park in Nairn will be temporarily closed on Tuesday 7th and Wednesday 8th July to enable site investigation works to be carried out as part of the feasibility for the p