DCC Minutes April 2018

Here are the main points for the April Meeting:

Congratulations were offered to Maria Lyle, silver medallist in the Commonwealth Games.
Police reports a number of high value shoplifting events. 19 charges have been made and the main culprit held in custody.
Civic Week plans are progressing well.
War Memorial Restoration: a number of grant applications are in progress, […]

DCC Minutes March 2018

The main points from the March Meeting are as follows:

Local Priorities Awards have been sent to the Community Bakery and the Dunbar Dementia Support Group.
There are many Town Maintenance issues which have been reported to ELC.
Repairs to Common Good Buildings: ELC intend to make the Corn Exchange wind and watertight, and have also instructed repair […]

DCC Minutes May 2017

This was a busy meeting, and many items were covered including:

A presentation re the micropub proposal for the former Foggo office building at the station.
Issues about the proposed upgrade of a sewage pipe on East Beach to service the new Avant and Robertson homes.
Continued concerns re the Cala development at Beveridge Row.
Controversial proposal by Hallhill […]

DCC Minutes March 2017

The main points from the March meeting are summarised below.

Representatives from Scottish Water gave a presentation on the proposed upgrade of a sewage pipe on the Souther part of Dunbar’s East Beach. The Council sought reassurance that this would not result in erosion of beach material.
Three potential candidates for the two vacant DCC positions each […]

DCC Minutes February 2017

The main points from the February meeting are as follows:

Christmas Lights: all junction boxes are to be replaced, and there will be additions to the winter lights.
Anti Social Behaviour: Youth ASB was discussed at length. Effective measures are in place, but the public must be encouraged to report incidents promptly to the police.
Beveridge Row Development: […]

DCC Minutes December 2016

DCC Minutes December 2016
The Main points from the December 2016 meeting were as follows:

Proposed Commemorative Plaque for Jimmy Bain: The DCC was fully supportive of a proposal to commemorate the life of Jimmy Bain, a famous Rock guitarist who grew up in Dunbar.
Police Report: there are ongoing problems with anti social behaviour and petty theft […]

DCC Minutes Nov 2016

DCC Draft Minute( November 2016 (JB)
The main points from the November meeting were as follows:

George Robertson was confirmed as Vice Chair
A letter about our concerns re the Local Plan and the SES Plan has been submitted to ELC
Application for 19 further turbines at Aikengall has been approved. This is said to promise £9.4 m per […]

DCC Minutes Oct 2016

The Main points from the October meeting are as follows:

Formation of the new Community Council: The 10 previous members were re-elected. Stephen Bunyan was re-elected as Chairman, Jacquie Bell as Secretary, and Alasdair Swann as treasurer. Election of the Vice Chair was deferred to the next meeting.
Christmas Lights: Put Up Day will be 06 Nov, […]

Draft Minutes 19 Sep Committee Meeting

The main points from the September 2016 Committee Meeeting were as follows:

Maria Lyle was congratulated on winning 2 bronze and i silver medal at the Paralympics.
Andrew Brown on behalf of Dunbar Rotary proposed to provide bunting and banners for Civic Week.
Steel wires across the High Street for Christmas Lights have been replaced
The Police Report highlighted […]

DCC Draft Minutes August 2016

DCC Draft minutes August 2016
The main points from the Dunbar Community Council Meeting held on 15 August 2016 were as follows:

Steel wires across Dunbar Hight Street to support Christmas lights will shortly be replaced. Work will commence on 29 August and will require closure of the High Street.
There have been reports of youungsters indulging in […]