Outdoor services participatory budgeting

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What is Doon Valley outdoor services place-based working?

Outdoor Services are starting to work in a new way to create clean, green and vibrant communities. In future, we will be working in place-based teams starting in the Doon Valley area. We will be working more closely with communities to agree their priorities and what services we provide. In conjunction with our communities, teams will be able to agree on what needs to be done and when.

We want our communities to have access to good quality green spaces, and to protect and enhance our natural environment through working with communities. We want to hear your views as we work together to transform the way we do things and shape how the work of Outdoor Services is delivered in your community.

How can I share my views and opinions?

Drop-in events

The drop-in events below have been organised for people to share their views with the Council’s Outdoor Services Team, who can also advise on current outdoor services arrangements in your community.

Please drop in to any of the following sessions:

 Area Date TimeVenue
Drongan/Rankinston/Stair 28 February 2019 6pm - 7.30pm Drongan Community Facility
Patna 5 March 2019 6pm - 7pm Patna Community Centre
Dalmellington/Bellsbank 7 March 2019 6pm - 7pm Dalmellington Community Centre
Dalrymple 14 March 2019 6pm - 7pm Dalrymple Community Facility
New Cumnock 30 March 2019 9.30am - 11.30am  New Cumnock Town Hall 

Online survey

Complete our online survey. The survey will be open until Sunday 31 March 2019.

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Outdoor services participatory budgeting in the Doon Valley

Mainstream Participatory Budgeting encourages communities to decide how to spend an allocated portion of a budget. This means communities within the Doon Valley area will have the opportunity to influence how money allocated to Outdoor Services in their area is spent. All your ideas will help to inform how we transform our service.

Voting events will take place during May 2019.

For further information please contact the Transformation Team.

Contact Information

Transformation Team
Council Headquarters
London Road
Kilmarnock
KA3 7BU
Telephone: 01563 576001
Telephone: 01563 576232