The aim of this project was to commission a Village Plan for Ballygowan.
The Ballygown & District Community Asscociation applied for funding to appoint a consultant to undertake an integrated Village Plan for Ballygowan and the surrounding area. The village plan will be used to identify future projects which can be delivered for the benefit of the local community.
Funding from DRAP enabled The Ballygowan & District Community Asscociation to appoint a consultant to draw up the Village Plan.
To appoint a consultant to undertake an up to date Village Plan for Ballygowan and surrounding area.
Ballygowan and District Community Association is based in the locality of Ards Borough Council. The Community Association has been established for over 35 years. Ballygowan and District Community Association are keen to utilise a strategic approach to develop potential projects in the local area. They feel that a new Village Plan for their area will the existing village plan commissioned by Ards Borough council in 2008 and that projects relevant to the community’s present needs can be prioritized and initiated.
Award was used for consultancy fees for the development of a new Ballygowan Village Plan.