HC Deb 24 March 1981 vol 1 cc277-8W
Mr. Ernie Ross

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list the projects approved under the urban aid programme in Dundee in the latest year and the amount involved in each case.

Mr. Rifkind

The information is set out in the table below:

Urban Programme Projects in Dundee Approved in 1980–81
Capital £ Revenue £
Environmental improvements in various housing areas 7,976
Environmental improvements/recreation provision 18,055
Amendment to enterprise workshop project 6,500 16,000
Dundee Cyrenians Shelter (continuation) 32,640
Dundee Women's Aid Group (continuation) 20,510
Tayside Regional Council
Community Worker, Mid-Craigie (continuation) 10,000

Costs quoted are the total costs of approved projects, on which grant is payable to the local authority at the rate of 75 per cent. In the case of the particular revenue projects shown grant is payable for two years.

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