The Head of Culture presented the above report details of which had been previously circulated to Members. The purpose of the report was to provide Members with details concerning the recommissioning and ongoing maintenance requirements for the public artwork portfolio in the DCSDC area and to highlight the budget implications for the full implementation of a proposed maintenance schedule.
To seek Member approval to approach relevant government departments to seek a recurring contribution to maintenance costs for the Public Artwork portfolio within the Derry City and Strabane District Council area.
Recommended that Members i) note the cost implications for the ongoing upkeep ad maintenance of the public artwork portfolio.
ii) agree for Council to approach relevant government departments to seek a contribution to costs for ongoing maintenance of the public artwork portfolio in the DCSDC area. Members will be presented with a subsequent paper detailing the outcome of these negotiations.