Our Chair, Keith Geddes, and Mark Smillie, Head of Partner Support & Finance at Central Scotland Green Network Trust, visited a project in Alexandria to launch a new round of the CSGN Development Fund.
Projects can now apply for a share of the £350,000 funding boost with green active travel, woodland creation and community growing projects, helping to enhance the quality of life for the 3.8m residents living and working in the central Scotland area.
The Central Scotland Green Network Trust held a parliamentary reception with Alex Neil MSP on 4 December 2018 at Holyrood.
The event, Investing in Young People; Investing in our Environment, focussed on the Year of Young People 2018, highlighting the contribution our young people are making to greening the central belt through local and strategic action, and the benefits they enjoy from the CSGN.
Falkirk, City of Edinburgh and East Lothian councils are the latest to pledge their support for the John Muir Way with the signing of a concordat.
Keith Geddes from the Central Scotland Green Network Trust (CSGNT) has been meeting council leaders and chief executives to sign the agreement which will benefit the outstanding coast to coast walking and cycling route which stretches 134 miles between Helensburgh and Dunbar.