In advance of recent articles about Dennistoun Community Council’s Public Meeting, DCC was contacted by The Evening Times to clarify who was invited to our Public Meeting on Thursday 17th January 2019.
Our comments and attributable quotes made clear the circumstances around meeting invitations but they were not used by the journalist.
Thank you to the more than 250 community members who joined DCC’s Public Meeting to save Haghill and Dennistoun leisure facilities from potential cuts. BoltFM‘s full unedited meeting footage is now online. View below or via this link.
These draft notes are published with the intention of sharing and feeding information back to the public as fully and as quickly as possible. They were taken at the Dennistoun Community Council (DCC) meeting held on Tuesday 8th January 2019 at Dennistoun Library, 2a Craigpark, Dennistoun G31 2NA from 7pm, providing an indication of the topics discussed and opinions heard under agenda item ‘7a – Public Input – Local Leisure Amenities‘.
There have been news reports, social media discussion, and an online petition relating to a leaked report about an apparent costings exercise carried out by Glasgow City Council. This is said to include consideration of the closure of leisure facilities across Glasgow, with Whitehill Pool and Leisure Centre among the facilities identified for potential closure.
The AGM and next ordinary meeting of Dennistoun Community Council will take place on Tuesday 9th October, 7pm, at Milnbank HA Community Flat, 1 Culloden Street, G31 3NX (note venue change, previously advertised as Salvation Army Hall).
Approved minutes of the Dennistoun Community Council ordinary meetings held on Tuesday 12th December 2017 are now available at dennistouncc.org.uk/minutes.
Dates and details of future meetings can be found at dennistouncc.org.uk/dates. The next ordinary meeting will take place on Tuesday 13th February 2018, at 7pm at Salvation Army Hall, 265 Craigpark Drive, G31 2TW.
Approved minutes of the Dennistoun Community Council ordinary meetings held on Tuesday 12th September, 10th October and 14th November 2017 are now available at dennistouncc.org.uk/minutes.
Dates and details of future meetings can be found at dennistouncc.org.uk/dates. The next ordinary meeting will take place on Tuesday 9th January 2018, at 7pm at Whitehill Secondary, 280 Onslow Drive, G31 2QF.