Newmilns Regeneration Association

ACTION

A guide to the first steps to be taken over the next 12 months. Newmilns Regeneration Association (NRA) will liaise with various organisations to progress the following themes and priorities.

Theme 4: Housing and Anti-Social Behaviour


PRIORITY 1

More police and security measures
  • Make police aware of community concerns of anti social behaviour and fear of crime
  • Work with police to develop workable solutions to reduce anti social behaviour e.g. more police presence, CCTV cameras

NRA will liaise with:

Community Council, Police Scotland


PRIORITY 2

Properties properly maintained by private landlords
  • Work with neighbouring Community Councils to put pressure on East Ayrshire council to crack down on absentee landlords and enforce the terms of occupancy.

NRA will liaise with:

Community council, East Ayrshire Council, Private landlords, Local voluntary groups


PRIORITY 3

Housing development & allocation
  • Continue to make representation in East Ayrshire Local Development Plan process to take account of housing needs for families
  • Work with neighbouring Community Councils to liaise with East Ayrshire council regarding allocations policy

NRA will liaise with:

Community council, East Ayrshire Council, Local voluntary groups