News published October 2021
Jobs fair coming to Inverness from 1 to 3 NovemberPublished 28 Oct 2021
A Jobs Fair is set to take place in Inverness between 1 and 3 November 2021 at the Ambassador Suite, Mercure Hotel in the city.
Recommendation to remove Drakies Link Road from Inshes Junction ImprovementsPublished 27 Oct 2021
A recommendation to remove proposals for a link road from Sir Walter Scott Drive at the ‘Eagle’ roundabout to the Drakies area will be included in a report to the City of Inverness Committee.
The Highland Council is presented with Gold AwardPublished 27 Oct 2021
Last week Cllr Roddy Balfour, The Highland Council’s Armed Forces and Veterans’ Champion was invited to a reception held at Edinburgh Castle to receive the Council’s Gold award ......
Climate Change partnership Highland Adapts to be showcased during COP26Published 27 Oct 2021
The Highland Adapts initiative, which aims to develop a community-led partnership approach to climate change adaptation, is delighted to have the opportunity to showcase its objectives during COP26.
Naming Competition for new hydroelectric generatorPublished 27 Oct 2021
he Highland Council is building a new hydroelectric generator and interactive visitor experience on the River Ness. The generator uses an Archimedes Screw to harness the energy of the water flowing...
Repairs scheduled for B9176 Struie Hill RoadPublished 26 Oct 2021
Following a successful bid for grant funds from the Strategic Timber Transport Scheme,The Highland Council can confirm that repair work on three sections of the B9176 Struie Hill road .......
Highland Council prepares for COP26Published 26 Oct 2021
Following hot on the heels of last week’s two-day Climate Change Conference, The Highland Council’s focus is now shifting to participation in the upcoming COP26 event in Glasgow.
Showcasing Low Carbon Transport Options in the Highlands and IslandsPublished 25 Oct 2021
As the eyes of the world are focussed on COP26 in Glasgow, the Highlands and Islands will be showcasing low carbon transport at Inverness Campus on Friday (29 October).
Highland Climate Conference ramped up climate conversation ahead of COP26Published 22 Oct 2021
Chair of Council’s Climate Change Working Group described this week’s two-day Highland Climate Change Conference as a timely conversation about the climate and ecological emergency ahead of COP26.
Rapid COVID-19 community testing available in WickPublished 22 Oct 2021
Rapid COVID-19 community testing will be available in Wick from Monday 25 October to Friday 29 October.