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 wildlife.
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 heritage.
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"