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Parts of Dumfries town centre will fall under temporary 20mph speed limit from Friday 12 March. Dumfries and Galloway Council are responding to public feedback by putting in place a temporary 20mph speed limit in Dumfries town centre through working with Sustrans and their spaces for people project.
Dumfries and Galloway Council is asking all our region's businesses, citizens and interested parties to play their part in helping to shape the future economy of the region.
"Our thoughts are first and foremost with those Debenhams employees who have lost their jobs, and how we can support them at this very difficult time. Debenhams' head office has been contacted to understand more detail around the closure and how best we can work with them to help staff", said Rob Davidson, Chairman of Economy and Resources committee.
The Council is undertaking a review of the roads service to help us improve the service we deliver within our communities. As part of that we are very keen to hear your views and thoughts about the service we deliver.
Dumfries and Galloway Council's local area committees have a £312k fund available to support key civic and community initiatives.
Updates on the Council's response to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.
It has been announced by Buckingham Palace that HRH The Duke of Edinburgh died peacefully at Windsor Castle this morning. The death of Prince Philip has been met with great sadness across our region.
Following yesterday's reports regarding Browns Food Group announcement of a consultation with employees, Chair of Dumfries and Galloway Council's Economy and Resources Committee, Rob Davidson, and Vice Chair Archie Dryburgh, have released the following statement:
Page last updated: 13/06/2022
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