Portobello Community Council

TRO/16/89-PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO WAITING RESTRICTIONS AND LOADING PROHIBITONS

Posted on: July 10th, 2017

Proposed amendment to waiting and loading restrictions; including: ·         Duddingston Park / Duddingston Road / Baileyfield Road / Southfield Place ·         Hope Lane North   Dear Sir / Madam   VARIOUS LOCATIONS- EDINBURGH PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO WAITING RESTRICTIONS AND LOADING PROHIBITONS   I refer to our previous letter of 25 November 2016 regarding the above. […]

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Maureen Child Update 7 July 2017

Posted on: July 7th, 2017

Dear All   There were some delays in Portobello/Craigmillar Ward collections of blue glass recycling and garden waste this week, including our street.  I got an explanation about what led to those annoying delays this week. The Council’s private sector agency partner was unable to provide the staff the Council needed to complete the job. […]

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Update from Action Porty: Bellfield to be called… Bellfield

Posted on: July 6th, 2017

  July Update! The results are in.  Choosing from ‘Bellfield’, ‘The Bell’ or ‘The Bellfield’, you chose Bellfield! So, our new community space will be named – Bellfield In terms of using Bellfield, we are in the calm before the storm. In terms of the Action Porty Board, we are working hard to get everything in place […]

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Maureen Child Update 30 June 2017

Posted on: June 30th, 2017

Dear All   I was delighted to see such a high profile to the community safety partnership campaign to tackle hate crime on transport.  This was identified by a number of groups as a problem. When we four Councillors met with a local Portobello group of adult with learning difficulties, People First The Wash house […]

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Portobello Pool Closure 11th-14th July

Posted on: June 28th, 2017

Portobello Swim Centre Update     Portobello Main Pool Closure 11th – 14th July     We regret to inform you that the main swimming pool at Portobello Swim Centre will be closed from the 11th – 14th July, opening again as normal 15th July.  This closure will allow us to carry out repair work […]

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Baileyfield South – Design updates from Barratt Homes

Posted on: June 28th, 2017

Barratt Homes have submitted some revised designs for their proposed development at Baileyfield South, the site of the former Standard Life buildings.  The principle changes include:  Total number of dwellings proposed reduced from 483 to 475 Overall parking provision for development provided at 67% Section of road from the primary vehicular route removed to discourage […]

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