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JAN
21

Designing Streets in the Highlands & Islands

Highlands and Islands Chapter event and AGM

Date:
Monday, 21 January 2013 at 5:30PM - 8:00PM
Venue:
The Highland Council, Glenurquhart Road, Inverness IV3 5NX, UK
Organiser:
RTPI Scotland
scotland@rtpi.org.uk

This free event aims to provide participants with an overview of Designing Streets, what it aims to achieve, what it means for local authorities and how this could improve the way future communities live, work and travel. Speakers from a range of public and private sector perspectives will give their view on how they are responding to Designing Streets and will provide a closer look at the approach that one emerging major development is taking to achieving sustainable travel through new development.  There will also be an opportunity to ask questions and give your views on this important issue.

Speakers:

  • Andrew Howard, Moray Estates Development Company Ltd
  • Chris Thomson, Living Streets Scotland
  • The Highland Council

The event will be followed by the RTPI Highlands and Islands Chapter Annual General Meeting commencing no later than 7pm where the following issues will be discussed:

  • Chapter Convenors' Report of 2012
  • Chapter Programme for 2013
  • Chapter Budget
  • Chapter Committee and office bearers

Please let us know if you would like to attend by Friday 11 January 2013 by e-mailing Lynn.Clarke@highland.gov.uk or phoning 01463 702291. When responding please let us know if you would be willing to car share and where you will be starting your journey from. If you are willing to car share, we will circulate your e-mail address to registered participants.  Video conferencing facilities will be available.