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Edinburgh hosts new planning seminar for Community Councillors

posted 22 Mar 2010, 09:40 by myEdinburgh Admin

National charity Planning Aid for Scotland, is holding a free training event on Saturday 27 March for Edinburgh’s Community Council representatives.

The seminar aims to increase the skills, knowledge and confidence of Community Councillors to have their views heard on planning and related issues.

The event will be of particular interest to recently elected Community Councillors and will be delivered by PAS volunteers, who are all professional planners.

Stephanie Gray, Planning Aid for Scotland Training Officer said:

“Our training and information events are about taking planning directly to the people. Community Councils have a vital role to play in the planning process and this event is designed especially for them.”

The event will take place at the Business Centre, Edinburgh City Chambers, High Street from 09.30 until 15.30.  To book places call Stephanie on 0131 220 9732 or