Scottish Canals - Waterspace Consultation

17 Feb 2012

Help us shape a dynamic new Waterspace Strategy to encourage more people to live, work and play on the water.

Why do we need a Waterspace Strategy and why now? Simply put, over the past decade, tremendous progress has been made on the bankside in delivering the Scottish Government's vision and policy for the canals but there is still much we can, and need to, achieve on the water. Through a number of well advanced partnership projects delivering sustainable economic development and improvements to the towpath and public realm, the canals are increasingly providing waterside communities with a sense of 'place'. They stimulate active living and, importantly, drive economic growth through tourism and regeneration.

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