Reply from Spaces for People about Implementation in Gorgie and Dalry

We received the following email from the City of Edinburgh Council Spaces for People Team on August 6th 2020, in response to GDCC’s letter communicating residents’ dissatisfaction with the implementation of temporary measures in Gorgie and Dalry on 23rd July 2020. “Thank you for your letter and for highlighting your concerns around the Spaces for … More Reply from Spaces for People about Implementation in Gorgie and Dalry

Roseburn to Union Canal Active Travel Route and Greenspace Improvement

At the City of Edinburgh Council Policy and Sustainability Committee on 6 August 2020, Councillors approved progressing with the next stage of proposals for the Roseburn to Union Canal Active Travel Route and Greenspace Improvement scheme. According to the City of Edinburgh Council: “Our Roseburn to Union Canal Active Travel Route and Greenspace Improvement project aims … More Roseburn to Union Canal Active Travel Route and Greenspace Improvement

Temporary Automated Crossing at Junctions in Gorgie and Dalry

As part of the City of Edinburgh Council’s Spaces for People response to COVID-19, temporary changes have been made to 125 main junctions across the city to automate the ‘green man’ crossing. According to the Council: “You now don’t need to touch buttons at over 125 main junctions, across the whole of the Council area, to use the ‘green … More Temporary Automated Crossing at Junctions in Gorgie and Dalry

Looking Back at Lockdown in Gorgie and Dalry – Community Gallery

During the 2020 lockdown, we asked residents of Gorgie and Dalry to send us pictures of what our area looked like to them during the COVID-19 pandemic. Whilst we are still not fully out of lockdown (currently in Phase 3 of easing), we are sharing the pictures sent to us by community members in and … More Looking Back at Lockdown in Gorgie and Dalry – Community Gallery

Funding Opportunities for Community COVID-19 Response

Community organisations in Gorgie and Dalry may be interested in the following funding opportunities to support community responses to COVID-19. Please contact organisations directly via the links below with any applications or queries, as GDCC is only sharing information provided by the funders, and is not involved in any of the funding opportunities. Foundation Scotland … More Funding Opportunities for Community COVID-19 Response

How to Report Flytipping and Litter in Gorgie and Dalry

At the GDCC August public meeting, residents, City of Edinburgh Councillors, and community councillors discussed the problems of fly tipping, littering, and rubbish dumping next to bins in Gorgie and Dalry. Residents are encouraged to report any flytipping or waste to the City of Edinburgh Council waste services for action: Email: waste@edinburgh.gov.ukPhone: 0131 608 1100Tweet: … More How to Report Flytipping and Litter in Gorgie and Dalry

Network Rail Improvement – Wheatfield Road

We received the following information from Network Rail: Network Rail will shortly begin refurbishing the railway bridge on Wheatfield Road, Edinburgh. Please find attached a copy of the works notification letter sent to lineside neighbours: below Work will take place from Monday 10th August 2020 – Friday 23rd October 2020 Dayshift working Mondays to Fridays – 07:00hrs to 17:00hrs Nightshift working … More Network Rail Improvement – Wheatfield Road

Delay to Spaces for People measures at Ardmillan Terrace/Henderson Terrace sections

We received the following notification from the City of Edinburgh Council Spaces for People Team on Thursday 23rd July: Dear Councillors and Stakeholders, Further to our email of 17th July (below) and ahead of the implementation of the Gorgie & Dalry Spaces for People measures tomorrow (23 July) we wished to advise you that some elements … More Delay to Spaces for People measures at Ardmillan Terrace/Henderson Terrace sections

COVID-19 Emergency Road Measures Approved for Gorgie and Dalry

We received the following notification from the City of Edinburgh Council Spaces for People Team on Friday 17th July: Dear Councillors and Stakeholders, Thank you for your comments regarding the proposed emergency road measures in Gorgie & Dalry. Comments have been reviewed and a summary of comments is included in the attached assessment feedback form … More COVID-19 Emergency Road Measures Approved for Gorgie and Dalry

Review of Polling Districts and Polling Places Within the City of Edinburgh Council Area

We received the following consultation details from the City of Edinburgh Council Elections and Members’ Services Manager on July 13th 2020: The City of Edinburgh Council Election Team have conducted a review of the polling districts and polling places in the City, in accordance with The Electoral Registration and Administration Act 2013. We have a duty … More Review of Polling Districts and Polling Places Within the City of Edinburgh Council Area