Flooding sessions in diary as part of consultation

Members of the public are being invited to a number of drop-in sessions to discuss how to tackle the region’s flooding as part of a consultation process.

The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) and Dumfries and Galloway Council have teamed up to find a solution to the problem and the sessions will allow you to talk to the council’s flood risk team and get more information.

The sessions are on Monday 20 April at Stranraer Library 3-6pm; Friday 24 April atKirkcudbright Library 3-6pm and Tuesday 28 April at Newton Stewart Library 3-6pm.

The consultation runs from Monday 2nd March – Tuesday 2nd June.

To have your say on the proposed actions visit https://frm-scotland.org.uk/ .

For further information please contact SEPA at floodactconsultations@sepa.org.uk or the SEPA contact centre on 03000 99 66 99. You can also contact the council’s flood risk team at pe.flooding@dumgal.gov.uk or call 030 33 33 3000.