Leader's Report - September 2023
Latest news from the Council Leader Cammy Day.
Travelling Gallery announces final section of 2023 programme
Travelling Gallery is pleased to announce its season three tour, the final part of its 2023 programme.
Who’s returned to Picardy Place? It’s elementary…
Sherlock Holmes has returned to keep a watchful eye over Picardy Place, as his newly refurbished statue is unveiled.
Recycle your tech for a good cause!
Residents in Edinburgh are being encouraged to hand in their unwanted laptops and other tech to be refurbished & repaired for reuse as well as being passed on to people who suffer who digital poverty.
Council leader calls for full RAAC funding
Council Leader Cammy Day has written to the UK and Scottish Governments calling on them to fully fund the costs of work linked to Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (RAAC).
A new haven for Hutchison as Edinburgh’s ‘Growing Together’ project beds in
Housing estates are in store for a bumper harvest thanks to a number of new and growing community gardens in the Capital.
A warm welcome for Edinburgh’s Project SEARCH interns
A supported internship programme for young people with a disability has welcomed 21 recruits.
Nominations open for the Edinburgh Award 2023
The Capital is once again searching for a worthy recipient of the coveted Edinburgh Award, with nominations for the 2023 now open (Monday 4 September).
Updated 20-minute neighbourhood vision unveiled for Edinburgh
A key strategy has been updated to help people across Edinburgh live well locally in places that are healthier, greener, more vibrant and inclusive.
Council underlines commitment to short term lets legislation
With one month to go until Scotland’s short term lets licence deadline, the Council has reaffirmed its commitment to the scheme and the 1 October start date.
Council Leader marks International Overdose Awareness Day in Edinburgh
At a meeting of the City of Edinburgh Council today, Council Leader Cammy Day spoke of the importance of International Overdose Awareness Day (IOAD).