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Expression of Interest - Drehid Waste Management Community Grant Scheme

Drehid Waste Management Community Grant Scheme

Call for Expression of Interest to nominate two local resident representatives

In accordance with the Drehid Community Grant Scheme and in the interest of promoting community development and engagement, Kildare County Council will appoint two local resident representatives from the local community to be part of the Drehid Community Liaison Committee on foot of this call for expression of interest.

The role of the committee is to assess applications for grant support in accordance with the scheme and make recommendations for grant approval to Kildare County Council.

The purpose of the scheme is to identify and contribute towards the cost of the provision of appropriate environmental improvement, recreational or community amenities/facilities/projects within the 9 km radius of the Drehid Waste Landfill facility.

Candidates to act as local resident representatives

  • must be from the local community and within the 9km radius of the Drehid Landfill facility
  • will be required to demonstrate their capacity to represent the wider community of the Drehid Community Grant Scheme area
  • should demonstrate a capacity to communicate with the target community

Any local resident, from within the defined catchment area, who feels they can commit to being the local resident representative on this committee can request an application form by emailing grants@kildarecoco.ie or contacting 045 980965/980595.

Completed forms may be sent to Kildare County Council, Community and Culture Department, Level 7, Áras Chill Dara, at the address below.

Closing date for submissions is Friday, 20 March 2015.

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