Community Engagement: Consultations, Surveys and Opinions

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar welcomes opinions on its work and is keen to encourage users of this site to express themselves in a clear and open manner. The primary aim of this site is to allow inhabitants of the Outer Hebrides to provide ideas and feedback to the Comhairle on an ongoing basis.  To ensure that this site functions properly, all comments are pre-moderated and as a result will not appear instantly. However, the site is monitored on a daily basis and the Comhairle would aim to allow comments to appear as quickly as possible.   For additional information, please click on the following link: Moderation Guidelines

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    Marking the centenary of the Iolaire tragedy at Museum nan Eilean

    Museum nan Eilean is preparing an exhibition marking the passing of one hundred years since the tragic sinking of the Iolaire on January 1, 1919. The exhibition will run from late 2018 until early 2019 in the new museum at Lews Castle and is part of a larger series of events by a number of organisations recognising the centenary of the disaster and its impact on the people of the Outer Hebrides.

     
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    2017 Surface Dressing Programme

    The Comhairle is expecting to commence the 2017 Surface Dressing programme in Berneray, Uist on 8th May and continue on to other locations in North Uist, Benbecula and South Uist for a further 2 to 3 weeks duration.

    Following completion of the Uist works operations will move to Harris and Lewis on or around the 25th May for a further 4 to 5 weeks. Work locations include A859 Harris west side, South Lochs, North Lochs, Bernera and Point.

    The travelling public are advised to expect some delays and to comply with posted temporary speed limits, signage and any traffic management throughout the work sites. The Comhairle apologizes in advance for any inconvenience caused. It should be noted that works are weather dependent and are subject to delays.

     
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    Change of Polling Station – Notice to electors in Tolsta

    As the Tolsta Community Hall is temporarily unavailable, the polling station for 4 May 2017 has been changed to the Tolsta Community Development Limited, which is just across the car park from the Hall. Signage will be in place to direct voters.

     
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    WHAT VOTERS NEED TO KNOW

    Malcolm Burr, Returning Officer for the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Local Government Election on 4 May 2017 is reminding voters what they need to know to have their say on Polling Day.