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Decision details

Community Food Growing Spaces - PLA/18/062

Decision Maker: Capital Programme Committee

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


(i)       to note the progress to date, including successes in attracting external donations and in-kind contributions to support the original Community Food-growing Programme and the on-going consultations with the Food Growing Steering Group;

(ii)      to delegate authority to the Chief Officer - Strategic Place Planning to amend the remainder of the Community Food-growing Programme should priorities and feasibilities change and to promote the programme inviting applications from areas outwith the targeted localities where they link to the socio-economic disadvantaged aspect of the programme;

(iii)      to instruct the Chief Officer Strategic Place Planning to investigate external funding opportunities to extend the Community Food-growing Programme into a self-funded model and to report this to a future meeting of the City Growth and Resources Committee in a years’ time; and

(iv)     to approve a grant of £6,000 from the food growing programme to Bonnymuir Green Community Trust.


Publication date: 17/09/2018

Date of decision: 12/09/2018

Decided at meeting: 12/09/2018 - Capital Programme Committee

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