Portobello Community Council

Maureen Child Update 28/3/2017

Posted on: March 29th, 2017

Dear All,   Have the post office delivered your Action Porty ballot paper yet, so we can Save Bellfield for the whole community? Over 5,500 letters have been sent through the post, so it is entirely possible that not all ballot letters arrived at the same time. However, Electoral Reform Services would expect all letters […]

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Part Time Speed Restriction Milton Road (TRO/16/46)

Posted on: March 24th, 2017

      Date 24 March 2017     Your Ref       Our Ref TRO/16/46/ADY               Dear Sir / Madam   MILTON ROAD – EDINBURGH PROPOSED INTRODUCTION OF PART TIME 20MPH SPEED RESTRICTION   I refer to my previous letter of 3 June 2016 regarding the above. […]

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Maureen Child Update 22/3/2017

Posted on: March 22nd, 2017

Dear All   The white envelopes containing all-important ballot papers are dropping – or have dropped – through letter boxes now for the Save Belfield campaign.  The letter with an Electoral Reform Society logo in the top left corner contains information about the ballot in the name of Action Porty and simply asks you to […]

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Make sure you’re registered to vote in the upcoming Council Elections

Posted on: March 17th, 2017

    Make sure you’re registered to vote Whenever you move home, you need to register at your new address. It only takes a few minutes online and you need to do this by midnight on 17 April.   For the first time 16 and 17 year olds can vote in a Scottish local government […]

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EVOC Announce Funding for small community groups

Posted on: March 17th, 2017

The Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations Council have announced the Edinburgh Trust Community Programme, a scheme designed to provide funding for new and innovative community projects that can provide more lasting and longer term positive impact to help improve lives, reduce poverty and get the best out of the people and resources in our communities. The programme is […]

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Free Street Closures for Playing Out in Edinburgh

Posted on: March 16th, 2017

EDINBURGH PLAYING OUT CITY OF EDINBURGH COUNCIL HAS APPROVED A PILOT FROM 1ST APRIL – 31ST AUGUST 2017   City of Edinburgh Council has approved a pilot scheme which will allow residents to apply for up to five, free road closures. The closures will allow children to play and residents to socialise between 1 April […]

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