NTBCC meeting agenda – Monday 12 April 2021

Agenda for online meeting: 6:45pm for 7.00pm start

We very much welcome members of the public joining the meeting (using the Zoom platform).

Registration will be via Eventbrite – please click link below

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/new-town-broughton-community-council-meeting-monday-12-april-2021-tickets-149691373929

Log-in details/Zoom link will then be emailed to all those who have registered.

Anyone who wants to raise an issue for discussion can do so either by submitting a Contact Us form or send a message via Twitter @NTBCC.

  1. Technology check / Admin/ Welcome
(6:45 to 7:00 pm)
  1. Minutes of 8 March meeting (via Zoom) and matters arising
    (To approve)
  1. Police Report
    (To note, Police Scotland key messages as received/circulated prior to meeting)
(5 minutes)
  1. Date of AGM and date of next business meeting to be discussed and agreed
(5 minutes)
  1. Transport
    1. Review of Special NTBCC Meeting  – Broughton Street and Spaces for People
    2. NTBCC Response to Consultation on Retaining Spaces for People Measures
    3. East London Street – Buses Issues
    4. Trams Update – Road Closures and Diversions
(20 minutes)
  1. Environment
(15 minutes)
  1. Planning
(10 minutes)
  1. Licensing
(5 minutes)
  1. Complaint procedure
(5 minutes)
  1. Engagement and Communications 
(5 minutes)
  1. Treasurer report
(10 minutes)
  1. Any other business
(10 minutes)

During the meetings, names and email addresses may be recorded. Email addresses are held and used for circulating information about NTBCC but may also be used to seek residents’ views on local issues.

NTBCC minutes – Monday 9 November 2020

Minutes of New Town & Broughton Community Council’s AGM, held via Zoom, on Monday 09 November 2020 at 7pm Continue reading

NTBCC AGM minutes – Monday 12 October 2020

Minutes of New Town & Broughton Community Council’s AGM, held via Zoom, on Monday 12 October 2020 at 7pm

Actions and decisions are red italic. ND (‘no dissent’) means that no-one spoke or voted against a decision.

Edinburgh Council has clearly stated that online AGMs are acceptable under the current coronavirus restrictions. Continue reading

NTBCC minutes – Monday 14 September 2020

Minutes of New Town & Broughton Community Council’s public meeting, held via Zoom, on Monday 14 September 2020 at 7pm

Actions and decisions are red italic. ND (‘no dissent’) means that no-one spoke or voted against a decision. Continue reading

Licensing report – for meeting on August 10

In advance of the NTBCC meeting (via Zoom) on Monday 10 August, here is NTBCC’s licensing report

Whilst there is not much to report this month, it is worth noting that the Licensing Board met on 6 August and the Police presented their annual report.

The senior officers who hold responsibility for licensing within the area of E Division are as follows;

  • Head of Department: T/Superintendent David Robertson
  • Specialist Operations Chief Inspector Murray Starkey – Partnerships and Events

The Licensing Department is based at St Leonard’s police station and consists of:
Inspector Robert Innes, Sergeant John Young, 3 Police Constables and 4 Divisional Licensing Administrators.

The full Licensing Board report is here: https://democracy.edinburgh.gov.uk/documents/s25062/Full%20Meeting%20Papers%20-%20Licensing%20Board%20-%206%20August%202020.pdf

NTBCC is also trying to address concerns neighbours have with the proposed beer garden at the hotel at 24 Royal Terrace.

NTBCC agenda Monday 8 June: online meeting

Agenda for online public meeting

Monday 8 June 202o: 6:45pm for 7.00pm Start

We very much welcome members of the public who want to join the discussion (using the Zoom platform) to register here:

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/new-town-broughton-community-council-using-zoom-8-june-tickets-107373376660

Log-in details/link will then be emailed to all those who have registered.

In addition, if anyone wants to raise an issue for discussion, they can do so either by submitting a Contact Us form (links to ntbcc.org.uk) or send us a message via Twitter @NTBCC.

  1. 6:45 – 7:00pm: Technology check/admin (15 minutes)
        
  2. Welcome (5 minutes)
    1. Minutes of unofficial meeting of 13 April and matters arising
      (To note, to be approved/seconded prior to meeting)
    2. Police report
      (To note, Police Scotland key messages to be circulated prior to meeting) (5 minutes)
  3. *Transport (20 minutes)
    1. Safer Streets – ‘Spaces for People’ process & road closure proposals
      (Discussion – overall process and NTBCC’s approach)

  4. *Licensing – by exception
  5. *Environment – by exception
  6. *Planning (20 minutes)
    1. RBS site (Ediston)  Feedback from 5 June meeting with NTBCC members
      (To note & agree any further follow-up prior to the planning application being submitted)

  7. Events (10 minutes)
    1. Policy & Sustainability Committee 28 May
      (To note – Festival consultation / Summer Sessions)

  8. Engagement

  9. NTBCC Annual Report (Apr ‘19 – Mar ’20) for AGM (with AGM date TBC) (5 minutes)
    (To comment on final draft)

  10. Local residents’ associations (5 minutes)
    (To note information / agree action for any requests / contacts from them)

  11. Any other business
    (To include summary of public contact)