The Aims of the Project
Promote and develop the area know
as "The Moss and its environs, for the benefit of the
community as a recreational and leisure facility, in the interests
of social welfare.
Improve the appearance and the
management of the local environment.
Encourage sensitivity towards
Develop working partnerships
between local people, industry, education, local and central
government and conservation bodies.
Provide training and job
opportunities in various conservation and construction skills.
Encourage the widest possible
community participation in the design and usage of the park.
Encourage an interest in industrial
Develop a park where people can
play and learn in a secure environment.
"On 4th August 1998 the Planning Committee
of North Lanarkshire Council gave the go-ahead by granting Outline
Planning permission to develop the Park"