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Galway City Council Draft Strategic Policy Committees' Scheme 2019- 2024


Galway City Council Draft Strategic Policy Committees' Scheme  2019- 2024

Strategic Policy Committees (SPCs) consider matters connected with the formulation, development, monitoring and review of policy for Galway City Council. The membership of SPCs is made up of City Councillors and external representatives from local sectoral interests. Following the Local Elections, a new scheme is now proposed for the next five years.

Submissions on the Draft Scheme are now invited and may be lodged with the a/Senior Executive Officer, Corporate Services, Galway City Council not later than 4.00pm on Friday, 23rd August, 2019. The Draft Strategic Policy Scheme 2019-20124 is available here: GCC Draft Strategic Policy Committee Scheme 2019 - 2024 or from the Corporate Services Department, Galway City Council.

The five Strategic Policy Committees (SPCs) proposed cover the following areas of activity

1. Housing & Social Inclusion

2. Planning

3. Economic, Community & Cultural Development

4. Transportation

5. Climate Action, Environment, Recreation and Amenity

Following the adoption of the SPC Scheme by Galway City Council, nomination of Sectoral representatives to the Strategic Policy Committees will be undertaken.

 

G. McMahon

A/Senior Executive Officer

Corporate Services.