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Community Planning

Consultation Response Report

This report presents an analysis of over 700 responses from the following sources:

Public Consultation events and Focus Groups

Three public consultation events in each of the three main towns in the borough.

  • Ballymena on 26 January
  • Carrickfergus on 2 February
  • Larne on 9 February

There were also a number of events with specific groups.

  • Carson Project on 15 February
  • Inter-Ethnic Forum on 2 March
  • Cullybackey Senior Citizens Club on 6 March
  • Sunnylands and Woodburn Community Group on 7 March
  • Carrickfergus YMCS Health Hub on 7 March

Online Consultation Questionnaire
215 responses to the online consultation questionnaire.

Community plan summary document
394 responses to the feedback questionnaire on the summary leaflet of the draft Community Plan which was delivered to homes across the borough