The Town Centre Fund provides an opportunity for prospective projects to apply for a share of funding to go towards enhancing the local community. A significant amount of money is being spent within each council ward area, shared out among local projects. The total Town Centre fund for all of West Lothian this year is £1.826million. Those towns with populations with over 1,000 residents were eligible for funding. Over 316,000 is being invested in the East Livingston and East Calder ward: Some examples of where the funding has been awarded include: Craigshill Town centre improvements, Community Garden and Local Centre. East Calder: Information Hub.
Mid Calder: Info Point & Garden and Gateway signage. Kirknewton: Pavilion enhancement. Uphall Station: Community Gardens , Defibrillator and Community notice boards and planters. Pumpherston: The Hutch
For a full list of the projects visit: https://coins.westlothian.gov.uk/coins/submissiondocuments.asp?submissionid=43793