STOBSWELL FORUM COMMITTEE MEETING
BAXTER PARK CENTRE, DUNDEE

MINUTE OF MEETING
11th June 2014

   
1.  ATTENDANCE:
Sharon Smart (Chairperson)
Chris Hind
Carol Bailey
David MacDougall
Stuart Fairweather - Communities Officer

Arlene Morrison - local resident

APOLOGIES:
Bill Jordan
Sarah Breaham
Betty Wood
Jim Sturrock   

   
2.   Pitkerro Road

A discussion took place about the gardens and rubbish/dumping on Pitkerro Road.  It was noted that there had recently been damage to one of the garden walls and that there was perhaps a lack of bins in the area.

Discussion also took place about the difficulty of getting common repairs done, about the desirability of improvement and the difficulty of involving landlords.


3. Minutes of Previous Meeting

Agreed by Carol Bailey, seconded by Sharon Smart.


3.1 Matters Arising


4 Forum Representatives Report

4.1 Access Forum

David asked about the Access Forum's expectations around the "Twenty's Plenty" campaign.  Carol explained that this was ongoing work and that the Access Forum were looking to identify areas across Dundee that were appropriate.  Stobswell Forum would be encouraged to support those in it's area if it was in agreement with those that were specified.


4.2 Facebook/Website

Sharon highlighted that Facebook and website activity were taking place and that this was positive.


4.3 Noticeboards

Stuart was asked to ensure information relating to the Regeneration Forum's spend was added to the notice boards.


4.4 Links with Traders

John will be asked to update at a future meeting.


5. Action Plan

Please see attached


Date of Next Meeting

Wednesday 9th July  7pm in Arthurstone Library (to be confirmed).