Consultation - The Future of Flood Risk Management in Scotland - Town Hall Meetings
In conjunction with the Flooding Bill Consultation, a series of Town Hall Meetings were held to hear views on a local level.
The Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs and Environment, Mr Richard Lochhead, attended the first meeting at Rothes, while the Minister for Environment, Mr Michael Russell, attended the meetings at Dumfries, Perth and Newmilns. A further meeting was held in Newton Stewart.
These meetings provided open debate and an opportunity to discuss the Consultation, "The Future of Flood Risk Management in Scotland."
Synopses of comments raised at these meetings: