Edinburgh councillors vote to carry out environment service improvements in-house
At a meeting of the City of Edinburgh Council today councillors voted to terminate the procurement process without award of any contract.
It wil now implement the internal improvement plan for environment services.The proposals were contained in a report published by the Council on Friday 21 October alongside a recommendation to take on an external partner to deliver the service.
Mark Turley, Director of Services for Communities, said: "We now have a clear council decision and I look forward to working with the staff and their representatives to deliver the improvements to which we have all now committed."
Press release on the proposal issued on 21 October.