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Arts, Culture and Recreation SPC

The following areas fall under the responsibility of the Arts, Culture and Recreation Strategic Policy Committee:

Events & Festivals; Libraries; Archives; Museums; Galleries; Arts; Parks and Open Spaces; Casual trading; Control of Horses & Dogs; School Meals; Sports and Recreation Centres; Sports Development

Current policy issues discussed at meetings are:

Proposed new City Library at Parnell Square; Review of Casual Trading (Control and designation) Bye Laws; Sport Health and Wellbeing Partnership; City Development Plan.

There are a minimum of five meetings a year, held every two months on the 2nd Monday of the month at 9.30 a.m. Generally there are no meetings in July and August.

Role of the PPN Representative:

  • Attends and participates at the committee they were elected to.
  • Represents the views and concerns of members to the relevant policy committee
  • Represents all the members of the PPN and not just their own group
  • Feeds back to the PPN membership through reports, presentations and meetings (linkage meetings)

PPN Representative: Conor McQuillan

Dates for 2017 Meetings:

16th January @ 9.30am

13th March @ 9.30am

8th May @ 9.30am

10th July @ 9.30am

11th September @ 9.30am

13th November @ 9.30am