Councillor’s Report from Cllr. Donald Wilson, November 2021

It is a time of rapid change regarding the pandemic however I would start with a fresh plea to people to get the booster when offered. It remains our best way to get back on with our lives in as normal a way as soon as possible. Our Libraries and Community Centres are approaching full … More Councillor’s Report from Cllr. Donald Wilson, November 2021

Councillor’s Report from Cllr. Catherine Fullerton, December 2021

Report for Ward 7 – Sighthill/Gorgie Councillor Catherine Fullerton – December 2021 General   Welcome to my last report of the year which I hope you find interesting. Some Council highlights –     Edinburgh’s First Older People’s Champion – I promised to report further on my recent work as the Older People’s Champion.  In the last 2 … More Councillor’s Report from Cllr. Catherine Fullerton, December 2021

20 Haymarket Yards – Planning Consultation

Former Elgin House at Haymarket, facing the railway lines, is proposed to be redeveloped to provide: “Redevelopment of site for mixed-use development (two buildings) comprising hotel (class 7), office (class 4) and café (class 3) use, with associated public realm, active travel links, landscaping, EV charging infrastructure, cycle and car parking, servicing, and access” https://citydev-portal.edinburgh.gov.uk/idoxpa-web/applicationDetails.do?activeTab=documents&keyVal=R1IX5MEW0GY00More 20 Haymarket Yards – Planning Consultation

Edinburgh Strategic Review of Parking – Phase 1 Traffic Regulation Order

Edinburgh Area S6 – Gorgie and Gorgie North On behalf of City of Edinburgh Council, the Project Centre are consulting on Phase 1 of the Controlled Parking Zone (CPZ), half of which will affect our area. They have categorised the areas into Gorgie (which includes Hutchison and other areas outwith the GDCC boundary) and Gorgie … More Edinburgh Strategic Review of Parking – Phase 1 Traffic Regulation Order

Councillor’s Report from Cllr. Catherine Fullerton, August/September 2021

Report for Ward 7 – Sighthill/Gorgie Councillor Catherine Fullerton – August/September 2021 General Despite the holiday season, there has been a lot going on to keep me busy.    Some Council highlights –     Council Care Homes    You may have read in the Evening News about the closure of Council care homes.  The current position … More Councillor’s Report from Cllr. Catherine Fullerton, August/September 2021

Former Tynecastle High School Planning Applications

Project Outline/Description S1 Developments have submitted two planning applications for the redevelopment of the Old Tynecastle High School into student accommodation. The first is an application for the new building (21/04469/FUL) and the other (21/04468/LBC) is to demolish/modify the existing Category B listed building. There will be 545 student beds on the site with a … More Former Tynecastle High School Planning Applications