Minutes of New Town & Broughton Community Council’s ordinary meeting, held in the Drummond Room, Broughton St Mary’s Church, Bellevue Crescent on Monday 13 November 2017 at 7.30pm
Actions and decisions are RED ITALIC UNDERLINED. Nem con means that no-one spoke or voted against a decision. Continue reading
At Monday’s meeting of the New Town & Broughton Community Council, there were discussions with a Police Scotland Community officer on parking & how the community can help with 20 mph limit enforcement; a discussion on the City Council’s proposal for Picardy Place; progress of the revised planning application for the RBS site on Dundas St and the Royal High School hotel appeal to the Scottish Reporter(s) ; and finally a brief presentation of Edinburgh licensing issues and NTBCC suggestions on Licensing policy.
7.30 p.m. Monday 11 December 2017
The Drummond Room, Broughton St Mary’s Church, Bellevue Crescent
(enter by ramp, suitable for wheelchairs, down at right hand side of church)
- Attendance and apologies for Absence
- Minutes of meeting of 13 November 2017, and matters arising
- Transport – update re Picardy Place proposals
- Planning – update re Royal Bank of Scotland site planning application
- Neighbourhood Partnerships and local residents' associations
- Any other business
MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC ARE VERY WELCOME TO ATTEND THIS MEETING
During the meeting an attendance sheet seeking names and emails addresses will be circulated, though there is no requirement to give either. Email addresses are held and used for the sole purpose of circulating information about NTBCC and seeking residents’ views on local issues. If you wish to be removed from this circulation list, please email email@example.com at any time.
(adapted from a message from a Police Scotland officer to Neighbourhood Watch Scotland)
Dear Community members
I am taking this opportunity to make you aware of 2 recent incidents in the Morningside and Grange areas, where elderly occupiers have been approached by a male in his 30s offering to fix loose roof tiles on their houses.
It is thought the male may be driving a white transit style van.
We are currently investigating the circumstances to establish any criminality, but if you can make your members aware I would be very much appreciated.
Graeme Nisbet (South East Inspector)
(adapted from an email from Edinburgh Council)
Edinburgh Council says
Question Time event
7.15pm to 8.45pm, Monday 27 November
City Chambers, High Street, Edinburgh
Thank you to everyone who has given us their views on our budget proposals and who has registered to come along to our Question Time event.
There is still plenty of time to register if you want to want to quiz our panel of senior councillors on changes to council services.
If you would like to put a question to the panel, or just come along and be part of the audience, please leave your details here by Wednesday 22 November.
You can give us your views on our budget proposals at www.edinburgh.gov.uk/playyourpart
Police Scotland want to know your priorities for local and national policing.
Either take the survey online or download a PDF allowing text entry and box-ticking.
From the introduction:
Police Scotland would like to know what issues you think we should prioritise, nationally and in your local area, as well as best methods for communicating with you.
Your views are important to us. We are committed to using this information to help shape our policing priorities and deliver them through continued commitment to working with partners and communities. We will do this through analysing this information and data from a number of other important sources.
What you tell us will also influence how we communicate and engage with you and your community going forward. Please be assured that the information you provide us with will be treated with the strictest confidence and anonymity. We will not share your personal data outside Police Scotland.
For further information on policing in your local area please see 'Your Community' on the Police Scotland website: http://www.scotland.police.uk/your-community
Minutes of New Town & Broughton Community Council’s ordinary meeting, held in the Drummond Room, Broughton St Mary’s Church, Bellevue Crescent on Monday 09 October 2017 at 7.30pm
Actions and decisions are red italic underlined. Nem con means that no-one spoke or voted against a decision. Continue reading