STRATHKINNESS COMMUNITY COUNCIL.
Minutes of Meeting held on Wed. 14th March 2018 at 7.30pm in Church Hall.
Present: Mrs.A.Annandale, [Chair],P. Blake-
Apologies:.Mr. R. Baxter, PC. J. Peddie, PC. R. Crawford
Minutes of previous meeting : Approved by J. Houston, seconded K. Topping.
Lower Main Street pavement-
Inoperative Speed Sign in Main Street-
Parking at Little Beehive Nursery-
Sunnyside Parking restrictions – The Secretary reported that he had held a further meeting with Mr. Scott Wilson at the location, to clarify some of the residents’ objections to the proposed parking restrictions. The elected councillors intimated that the proposals would be subject to further discussion at the Local Committee. It was noted that the 64 bus service on Tuesday 6th March around 9pm had been unable to go up Sunnyside because of vehicles parked at the junction of the Glebe and Sunnyside. The efforts of the driver and residents to trace the owners of the vehicles were unsuccessful and after a 20 minute delay the driver had to reverse back out onto Main Street to continue his journey.
Traffic and Transportation: Councillors expressed their gratitude for the efforts of the local farmers and businessmen who worked hard to clear the routes around the village during the recent snowy weather. Mr. Topping praised the efforts of Mr.Peter Wallace of Kincaple Farm for his efforts, in very difficult conditions, to open up the Guardbridge to Strathkinness route. The Secretary reported that an amended timetable for the 42 B bus route through the village would commence on Monday 14th May.
Communications with Village Organisations:-
The Secretary reported that he had met with the newly appointed Primary School headmistress, Mrs. Kate Balsillie, to discuss the suggested reciprocal representation on the Community Council and the School Council. Mrs. Balsillie would welcome the opportunity to address the Community Council on this and other school matters. It was hoped that she would be able to attend the April meeting.
Consultation on Revision of Community Council Election Rules:-
Leuchars Station Community Forum-
St.Andrews Recycling Centre.-
Date of Next Meeting: Wednesday 11th April 2018 at 7.30pm in the Church Hall.