Community council

Kintore East and Tuach Hill briefing

Aberdeenshire Council has produced a briefing paper to try to clear up confusion over the status of the recent planning application for Kintore East development, particularly in relation to the proposed access from School Road by the Tuach Burn.

Read More...
Comments

Community council update

Continuing from the last edition of KK, there is a Flood Recovery plan published by the council and to contribute to that the Community Council were asked to submit our top three priorities for flood prevention in Kintore.

Kintore flood Jan 2016 Read More...
Comments

Conscientious dog walkers wanted

Kintore and District Community Council wish to start a Green Dog Walkers Campaign to promote responsible dog ownership and change the attitude towards dog fouling in Kintore.

Green Dog Walkers Read More...
Comments

What are your flood prevention priorities?

Following the devastating flooding in Kintore last month, Aberdeenshire Council have asked Kintore and District Community Council to identify what it believes are the three highest flood prevention priorities in the town.

Kintore flooding January 2016 Read More...
Comments

What would you like to see in the Town House

In his Kintore and District Community Council update, Brian Johnstone, the chairman, invited ideas or suggestions for future use of the Town House.

Ideas for Kintore Town House Read More...
Comments

Community Council news December 2015

Sainsburys is open! A very welcome addition to Kintore shopping facilities, we look forward to the opening of the dentist and hairdressers and as we write this article the application for the Cafe / Wine bar is still undecided, fingers crossed this will be approved. Read More...
Comments

Kintore Community Action Plan published

In the spring there were a series of public consultations aimed at producing a Community Action Plan for Kintore.

Kintore Community Action Plan Read More...
Comments

Sept 15: Community Council AGM

The Annual General Meeting of Kintore and District Community Council takes place on Tuesday, September 15 at 7pm in Kintore School. Read More...
Comments

Community Council News

Building work is progressing well at the Sainsbury’s site at Midmill, as well as the small Sainsburys supermarket, the plans are for a Dentist and a Hairdresser, but sadly we are advised that the Chinese Take-Away will not be returning, therefore the fourth unit remains to be signed up contractually. Read More...
Comments

Public access defibrillator training

As we now have a Public Access Defibrillator (PAD) to be installed on the First Photographic building in the square, KDCC have arranged a PAD and basic emergency first aid training course.

Public defibrillator Read More...
Comments

Community council news

Foundation work has now started at the Midmill site for the new Sainsbury’s small supermarket, Dentist, Hairdresser and Chinese takeaway/ cafe. Read More...
Comments

150 houses and town park plan for Kintore

Cala Homes North has submitted plans for 150 homes a town park and sports facilities at Midmill, Kintore.

Kintore Midmill housing and town park

Read More...
Comments

2016 Local Development Plan

The proposed Aberdeenshire Local Development Plan has now been published and is now open for representations, with this period ending on May 8, 2015.

Construction and development Read More...
Comments

Date change for this month's meeting

The date of this month’s (April 2015) Kintore and District Community Council meeting has been changed to Wednesday, April 15 at 7pm in the Kintore Primary School. Read More...
Comments

Land sought for community council project

Kintore and District Community Council are to begin a study to identify opportunities to establish a renewable energy project in Kintore area.

Caithness windfarm Read More...
Comments

Life-saving machine for Kintore

Kintore is to get a life-saving emergency automated external defibrillator (AED), thanks to the efforts of Kintore and District Community Council.

Automated External Defibrillator Read More...
Comments

Update on the Kintore Arms Inn

Two members of Kintore and District Community Council met with the new owner of the Kintore Arms Inn. Read More...
Comments

Aberdeenshire Citizens' Panel newsletter

We have just received the latest edition of Viewpoint, the Aberdeenshire Citizens’ Panel newsletter. It’s dated November but much is still of relevance.

Viewpoint newsletter Read More...
Comments

Council seeking feedback on Kintore play parks

Aberdeenshire Council Landscape Services department are looking for feedback from the people of Kintore about the play parks in the town. Read More...
Comments

Community council chairman comments on current issues

Brian Johnston, chairman of Kintore and District Community Council presents his update of news from the community council. Read More...
Comments

Chairman's report to community council AGM

Report by the chairman of Kintore and District Community Council to the council’s annual general meeting on September 16, 2014. Read More...
Comments

Dismay as councillors vote down Gateway Kintore

At their meeting this morning members of Aberdeenshire Council’s infrastructure services committee voted not to include the Gateway Kintore in the new local development plan.

Kintore residents will need to travel to shop Read More...
Comments

Community council hopes for facilities boost from council meeting

On the eve of Aberdeenshire Council’s infrastructure services committee meeting that will decide if Gateway Kintore should be included in the new local plan, Brian Johnstone, chairman of Kintore and District Community Council has urged councillors to listen to the community.

Supermarket needed for Kintore Read More...
Comments

A new lease of life for our Town House

It is good to hear that attentions are turning to finding a new use to give a new lease of life to Kintore Town House. It is a magnificent and historic building that has been the jewel in the crown at the centre of our Royal Burgh of Kintore since 1747.

Kintore Millennium Stone Read More...
Comments

Community council responds to local plan consultation

Kintore and District Community Council chair Brian Johnstone has submitted the community council’s response to the Main Issues Report consultation, which ends tomorrow (February 1, 2014). In it, the community council chair argues that the Gateway Kintore site should be included in the Aberdeenshire Council Local Development Plan 2016.

supermarket for KIntore Read More...
Comments

Gauchhill Road closure for 2 weeks

Gauchhill Road in Kintore will be closed for two week from November 25. The closure will be from Melrose Place to Gauchhill.

gauchhillroadkintore251113 Read More...
Comments

Nov 6: Community urged to attend local plan consultation

Kintore and District Community Council is urging members of the local communities to take part in a consultation for the Local Development Plan on Wednesday (November 6) at 7.00pm in Kintore School.

Kintore wants a supermarket

Read More...
Comments

Could you put something back into the community?

Are you interested in putting something back into the community that thou live in? Do you have an interest in Kintore and its future? Read More...
Comments

Aug 22: Dennis Robertson MSP surgery

Dennis Robertson MSP Aberdeenshire West Will be holding a surgery on Wednesday 22nd August, from 3.00pm to 4.00pm, at the Kintore Public Hall, Kintore.

220812_Kintore_Surgery Read More...
Comments

Feb 2: Aberdeenshire Council School public consultation

Aberdeenshire Council is holding a public consolation meeting on Thursday, February 2 from 7pm to 9pm at Kintore Primary School.

Kintore School Read More...
Comments

Community council minutes for November

The Kintore & District Community Council minutes for November have been published. Read More...
Comments

Name sought for new road in Kintore

A name is being sought for the new road into the new development of 24 houses at Gaughhill, Kintore. Read More...
Comments

Community council minutes

The latest community council minutes are now uploaded for you to find out what Kincardine and District Community Council are doing for our community. Read More...
Comments

Reopening rendering plant Q&A

The rendering plant at Cottown, Kintore, which was the subject of many complaints to SEPA before it closed in 2004, is due to re-open under the ownership of Scot Proteins Ltd. Read More...
Comments

Concerns over planned rendering plant reopening

News that the rendering plant at Cottown is to reopen inevitably raises concerns among Kintore residents who recall the infamous Dundas Brothers plant that caused such offensive odours to waft over Kintore prior to the company’s liquidation in 2004.
Read More...
Comments

Public meeting about future development in Kintore

As you are aware Kintore has expanded at an astonishing rate. The recent Capacity Study shows another potentially massive increase in housing development in Kintore over the next few years resulting in Read More...
Comments
© 2001-2016 kintore.org.uk Contact us