RTPI Scotland's Convenor, Alistair MacDonald appears in today's Herald writing about how it is possible to achieve Scotland's aspirations through planning.
"...we should all be more interested in planning. Planning is all about creating great places for people. It does this through providing vision on how best to shape our communities over the short, medium and long term. The "customers" of the planning system are not only those applying for planning permission but also broader society at large, given the system's role in helping to shape our built and natural environment, which we all use and appreciate"