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Leith Walk By-Election result

Thu, 04/11/2019 - 23:11
The Leith Walk By-Election result has been announced at Waverley Court.
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Setting the scene for Leith Walk By-election

Wed, 04/10/2019 - 16:33
The finishing touches have been made to Leith Walk polling places ahead of the Council by-election tomorrow (Thursday, 11 April).
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Prevention work brings homelessness figures down by a fifth

Tue, 04/09/2019 - 14:12
Prevention work by the Council has led to a significant reduction in the number of homeless presentations over the last five years.
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School work continues during Easter break with £47m maintenance programme

Mon, 04/08/2019 - 09:49
Planned works ranging from repairs and maintenance to upgrades will be taking place at 35 schools and nurseries during the Easter holidays as part of a major £47m maintenance programme.
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Nominations open for the Edinburgh Award

Fri, 04/05/2019 - 10:41
The search begins for the next deserving recipient of the Edinburgh Award as nominations open today (Friday 5 April).
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High school pupils make it count for Leith Walk By-election

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 16:22
With just over a week until the Leith Walk By-election, local school pupils have been urging residents in the area to cast their votes on 11 April.
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'Rejuvenating Roseburn': Have your say on placemaking plans

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 10:47
Refined placemaking plans to enhance the Roseburn area will go on display next week, following extensive engagement with the local community.
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Explore the 'Past Lives of Leith' in the Museum of Edinburgh

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 13:00
Visitors to the Museum of Edinburgh can now explore the results of the largest excavation of a medieval graveyard undertaken in Edinburgh.
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Thousands of new trees for Edinburgh

Thu, 03/28/2019 - 14:22
As the planting season draws to a close, Councillor Karen Doran today visited the Council's Inch Nursery to see how trees are nurtured before being planted in our streets and parks.
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Breath of fresh air for care home residents as trishaw rides are introduced

Wed, 03/27/2019 - 17:12
The sight of elderly Edinburgh residents enjoying a spin on three wheels could soon become commonplace – thanks to the delivery of a new form of transport to Inch View Care Home.
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Studies to identify new housing options for homeless people

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 11:52
Innovative new studies to explore alternative routes of providing temporary accommodation for homeless people are to be carried out by the Council.
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Studies to identify new homeless options for homeless people

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 11:52
Innovative new studies to explore alternative routes of providing temporary accommodation for homeless people are to be carried out by the Council.
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Views sought on major active travel improvements for west Edinburgh

Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:06
The public are being asked to have their say on significant cycling and walking improvements proposed for the west of Edinburgh.
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20mph Roadside Education drives home speeding message

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 16:07
A thought-provoking approach to raising awareness of the benefits of 20mph speed limits has targeted drivers in the north of Edinburgh today (Thursday, 14 March).
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All aboard for trams to Newhaven as project gets the green light

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 12:47
Councillors have voted to press ahead with taking trams to Newhaven.
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Candidates confirmed for Leith Walk by-election

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 16:20
Candidates for the forthcoming Leith Walk by-election, which will take place on Thursday, 11 April, have been announced.
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Major resurfacing scheme begins on Lothian Road

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 16:00
A major resurfacing project is under way on one of Edinburgh’s key thoroughfares.
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Trams to Newhaven: contracts approved

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 16:36
Contracts have been approved today for the two contractors for the potential Trams to Newhaven project, subject to the scheme being approved by the City of Edinburgh Council next week.
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Green light for pioneering electric vehicle infrastructure plan

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 10:54
An ambitious strategy to install a network of on-street electric vehicle charging ‘hubs’ across the Capital has moved one step forward, following approval by councillors.
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Lord Provost pledges to boost support for veterans

Tue, 03/05/2019 - 19:01
Strengthening the Council's commitment to the Armed Forces and boosting support for veterans is at the heart of a new covenant signed in Edinburgh today (Tuesday 5 March).
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