A City with an enriched community life

Vision
Promoting a proactively supported community life, including health and well-being, with an enriched artistic and cultural life for the benefit of residents and visitors alike. Residents will be supported and encouraged to be active citizens with a keen interest in their neighbourhood and how it develops.

Objectives

  1. To encourage and promote the provision of a range of the highest quality health, educational, artistic, cultural, social and general community facilities to meet the needs of the residents of Our Neighbourhood and visitors to it;
  2. To retain and improve existing artistic, cultural, social and community facilities, including open spaces, within Our Neighbourhood;
  3. To improve the built environment in order to increase community participation in generating and experiencing the arts;
  4. To ensure that residents and visitors can access information about the City in an accessible, central location.

Planning Policies

  • Policy C1: Community Arts Facilities
  • Policy C2: Information Hub
  • Policy C3: Provision of New Community Facilities
  • Policy C4: Protection of an Existing Community Facility
  • Policy C5: Protection of Urban Open Spaces
  • Policy C6: Health Care and Social Care Facilities

The convener for this topic is Roger Cornwell.

One Response to A City with an enriched community life

  1. John Pacey says:

    I support this Vision (14/12 draft), especially in relation to the “the reduction of traffic on local streets,making the local community safer and healthier by safer walking…”etc