Community-driven development plans are evolving for Diamond Harbour

(From CCC Newsline)

In a fresh approach to planning in the harbourside settlement, multiple initiatives to improve the village area and Stoddart Point Reserve have been distilled and defined by the wider community in collaboration with the Council.

Supported by a cross-Council project team, the Diamond Harbour Community Association – as “owner of the action plan” – has helped residents prioritise and focus on the area’s needs.

“Our association has taken the lead role in project scoping and community engagement,” Diamond Harbour Community Association chairman Richard Suggate says.

“The process of consolidating ideas has helped the community recommit to projects with enthusiasm, and focus on themes to monitor progress more easily.”

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