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Archives for June 2017

June 20, 2017

DOZENS of young people from all over Tayside and North Fife have gathered in Dundee to learn more about how places can change and how they can influence the process.

Pupils from six secondary schools across the TAYplan area were taking part in a one day Youth Camp at Dundee University.

The event gave them the chance to think about where they live, study and work by taking part in a number of workshops.  It also created an opportunity for them to consider a career in planning.



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May 4, 2017


TAYplan has published 6 studies:

Analysis of Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation 2016 Analysis of the Travel to Work data from the 2011 Census Analysis of Demographic and Household Change Analysis of the Housing Offer Analysis of findings from Charrettes across the region Analysis of Air Quality

Each can be found on the TAYplan website at

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March 7, 2017

Today (8 March 2017) the examination of the TAYplan Proposed Stratetgic Development Plan (2015) has completed and the independent panel of Reporters have published their Examination Report. To see the full Examination Report and the Table of Reporter's Recommendations visit: - Then click on the tab entitled 'Examination Report'

The Examination Report is where the Reporters...

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February 13, 2017
Logo for the RTPI award 2017 finalists

TAYplan's Youth Engagement work is a finalist in the category for Excellence in Planning for Wellbeing at the Royal Town Planning Institute’s (RTPI) Awards for Planning Excellence 2017. The RTPI Awards are the most established and respected awards in the UK planning industry. Running for 40 years, they celebrate exceptional examples of planning and the contribution planners make to society.

TAYplan, its 4 constituent councils and...

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June 21, 2016

Scottish Ministers have now appointed independent Reporters to examine the Proposed Strategic Development Plan (2015).

The examination is hosted on the website of Scottish Government's Planning and Environmental Appeals Division (DPEA) at the following address:

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June 6, 2016

A DEVELOPMENT plan covering four council areas and the next 20 years has taken a step closer to being adopted.

TAYplan's proposed strategic development plan has been submitted to Scottish Government ministers for approval today (7 June 2016).

Click here to see the statutory public notice.

Cllr Tom Gray, TAYplan convener said: “I am delighted that the hard work and efforts of a great...

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