The 338th meeting of Portobello Community Council will be held on Monday 30th May 2016 at 7:30 pm in Portobello Baptist Church Hall, 185 Portobello High Street.
Meetings are open to the public and all are welcome.
What do you think of the proposed demolition of the Listed Bingo Hall and construction of 21 flats at 14 Bath Street?
Have Your Say
Anyone unable to attend the 2nd Brunstane Masterplan Event (held on Wednesday 18 May) can view the proposals at Portobello Library 19th to 23rd May, and at the White House, Craigmillar, from 24th to 27th May.
The exhibition materials are also available online on the EDI Website (using the following link)
Project Information (EDI Website)
More than 70 people named a favourite Porty place, building or street in March as part of our Porty Places consultation.
See the results
At last night's PCC meeting, Sgt Gordon Duff advised that all acts of vandalism and antisocial behaviour should be reported to 101.
If you know the names of the perpetrators and wish to remain anonymous you can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
City of Edinburgh Council has published plans for the new St John's RC Primary School which is to be built on the site of the soon-to-be-demolished Portobello High School on Duddingston Road.
Portobello Community Council have been working with Edinburgh Council's Community Learning and Development team to gather views on services for young people in the area.
The results of that research were presented at a meeting in Portobello High School on Monday, 30 November, followed by some initial discussions with stakeholders and residents on how services and facilities for 10 to 17-year-olds can be shaped or improved in future.
Community engagement by Portobello Community Council has been rated as excellent by the Scottish Community Development Centre, “representing an outstanding standard of performance and exemplifying excellent practice”.
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Portobello Community Council's Annual Report is below, along with an update on community engagement statistics.
Portobello Community Council Annual Report 2014-15 (opens in a new window)
Community Engagement Statistics 2014-15 (opens in a new window)
Portobello Community Council has been carrying out an audit of spaces available to the public.
To see the latest list of community spaces, click the link below Community Spaces Register (opens in a new window)
Please email email@example.com if you know of any spaces not on this list.
A map of community resources in the east of Edinburgh, including resources for children and famillies; housing and welfare; learning, training and employment:-
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