Minutes of meeting held on Thursday 17th March 2005
In Castletown Drill Hall at 7:30pm.
J.Crowden, E.Geddes, D.Swanson, A.Hill, A.Swanson, I.Moodie (Village Officer), A.MacDonald (H.C.Councillor), G.Calder (Press).
MINUTES OF THE LAST MEETING AND MATTERS ARISING FROM THEM.
The minutes of the last meeting held on 17th February 2005 were read and agreed as a true record.
3/VILLAGE OFFICER UPDATE.
Wheelie bins set alight. Twice at Sand-End and once at Car Park near Heritage Trail. General tidying up being carried out, also painting. Skip required for harbour area. New bins should be in place for Tourist Season. Flooding still causing a problem in MacKay Street and in front of Butcher Shop. State of some Council house gardens also a concern.
Members were in agreement that the recycling bins should be re-positioned further back in the Car Park. Plans for parking restrictions in front of the Mace Shop are in hand also the erecting of a safety barrier in front of the shop.
Action A.M, I.M, J.C.
4/CASTLEHILL HARBOUR TRUST.
Meeting to consider the future of the Harbour to be held on Tuesday 22nd March 2005 in the Castletown Drill Hall at 7:30pm. A good attendance is required.
5/SCOTTISH WATER: WASTE WATER TREATMENT.
No further forward.
All members in agreement that wind farms are obstructive as too many can be seen. Something should be done to limit the number of schemes proposed for Caithness. More information to be sought.
Letters received were discussed and noted as follows:
8/NEW COUNCIL BOUNDARIES.
Being no further business the date for the next meeting was set for Thursday 14th April 2005 at 7:30pm in the Castletown Drill Hall.
The meeting closed at 21:30hrs.