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Kirkmaiden Community Council

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Next meeting will be in DUMMORE CHURCH HALL on Tuesday November 6th at 7.30 followed by a ‘surgery’ in PORT LOGAN VILLAGE HALL on first Wednesday in the month at 4.30pm

D&G Councillors

Willie Scobie - (non alligned)

Tel: 07825633147


Andrew Giusti (Scottish Cons & Un)

Tel: 07747373731


Tommy Sloan (Scottish Lab)

Tel: 07759405524


Ros Surtees (SNP)

Tel: 07747373335


Members of Scottish Parliament

Finley Carson (Cons&Union)

Phone - 01556 504991             0131 348 5890

Email - finlay.carson.msp@parliament.scot

Emma Harper (SNP)

Phone - 01387 255 334

            0131 348 5000


Member of Parliament

Alister Jack (Cons&Union)

Tel -  02072192994

Email - alister.jack.mp@parliament.uk

Kirkmaiden Community


Ordinary Meeting

Drummore Church Hall

TUESDAY 6th NOV. 2018 AT 7.30PM


1. Chairpersons Welcome

2. SPECIAL ITEM: Presentation by Andy Pirrie from SP Energy Networks on rebuilding the power line from Ardwell to Drummore

3. Sederunt and Apologies

4. Minutes of last Meeting

5. Matters arising

6. Police Matters

7. Treasurers Report

8. Group reports and updates

9. Correspondence/planning

10. AOCB

11. Date and time of next meeting

Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973

Adoption of the Amended Scheme for the Establishment of Community Councils in Dumfries and Galloway 2018


The Scheme and associated Schedules were passed by resolution of the Dumfries and Galloway Council in terms of section 53 of the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973 on 25 September 2018.  With the exception of Schedule 1, the terms of the Scheme come into force on Thursday, 1 November 2018.  The terms of Schedule 1 shall come into force in October 2019, following the next scheduled ordinary election of Community Councils in Dumfries and Galloway, or following any by-election before this date (but not any election to fill casual vacancies).


The adopted Amended Scheme for the Establishment of Community Councils which also operates as the Constitution can be found on the Council’s website at www.dumgal.gov.uk/communitycouncils


Completing Section 16 Signature - All Community Councils should complete Section 16 of the Scheme at the next scheduled Community Council meeting.  Please ensure the action is included in the minutes submitted to DGC.  You may wish to consider using the following form of words when recording this in your minutes:- 


The Scheme which also now operates as the Constitution for all Community Councils in Dumfries and Galloway was adopted by (Name of Community Council) on (date of meeting) and was signed by (Name of Chairman) as Chairman of (Name of Community Council) and witnessed by (name of community council member)’


Community Council Constitution – the Scheme is also the constitution.  Please retain a signed copy of the Scheme in the event of external funding applications or where a copy of the constitution may be requested in future. 


Please note that requests for paper copies should be submitted to CommunityCouncils@dumgal.gov.uk   

Implementation Plan and Further Advice – any enquiries for further advice or practical support on the adoption of the amended Scheme  should be directed to CommunityCouncils@dumgal.gov.uk.  Please let us know if you would like us to arrange for an officer to attend a future meeting of your Community Council to discuss any of the above matters.


With kind regards    


Kirsty Peden

Community Planning and Engagement Manager


Community Councils
Dumfries & Galloway Council
Municipal Chambers | Buccleuch Street | Dumfries DG1  2AD
Phone 0303 333 3000