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Please note our meeting dates for your diaries.

Meetings planned 3rd Tuesday of the month. at the Muirhouse Millennium Centre 7:00pm

April 19

May 17

June 21

July/Aug— summer recess

Sept  20

Oct 18

Nov 15

Dec  20

2017

Jan 17

Feb 21

Mar 21

The public are allowed to attend any of these meetings. If anyone would like to discuss a topic or local issue please contact the community councils chairperson in advance.

Enabling works are currently being carried out to prepare the site adjacent to Muirhouse library for construction of the NHS led partnership centre which is due to commence on Monday 2nd May.

It is anticipated that completion of the works will be autumn 2017 with the centre opening to patients in winter 2017.

Next Meeting

Next Community Council Meeting is on;

Tuesday 19 April 7:00pm

Muirhouse Millennium Centre

 

Do you currently live in the Muirhouse, Pennywell, Salvesen or Redrow  residential areas.  Currently the “Muirhouse/Salvesen Community Council membership numbers have recently fallen below the level required to operate as a community council. Arrangements are being made for an interim election to take place and further information on this and how you can become a member of the community council will be made available in the near future”

We have received this invite from TRIM . Muirhouse & Salvesen Community Council also objected to this proposed development, so come along should be a good discussion.

 

As many will be aware TRIM is against the proposed development of Student accommodation at the old St Paul’s Church.
TRIM Board has agreed to meet with the developer and architect

This meeting will be

On Tuesday the 9th February
At 7pm
Within Muirhouse Millennium Centre

 

The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) is reviewing hospital services for children in Lothian and they want to hear from you.

Help us by sharing your experiences to help shape the future of care in your area. The survey is anonymous and confidential and should take no longer than 10 minutes to complete. The answers you give will help us find out how families use the services when children are unwell, and what arrangements in future will ensure they receive safe care as close to home as possible.
Please see below details of a survey being carried for NHS Lothian…..
http://www.rcpch.ac.uk/system/files/protected/page/RCPCH%20Lothian%20Review%20-%20Survey%20poster%20FINAL.pdf

12.01.16
Edinburgh’s budget challenge – your feedback
We received a record level of feedback following the 11 weeks of the budget engagement, which closed on 17 December. There was an increase of over 30% in responses, compared to 2014, including:
• 1,086 online planner responses
• 153 ideas discussed on the your city, your say dialogue page, resulting in 470 individual comments and 981 ratings
• 832 online survey responses
• 376 comments by social media
• 235 emails, telephone calls and letters
• 50 budget leaflets completed and returned.

Thank you
If you took part in the budget engagement – thank you! You commented on topics such as raising Council Tax and charging for services, the music tuition service, school crossing guides, business support services particularly in schools, allotments, stair lighting, Police Scotland funding and the trams. These comments and the results of the budget planner are all being carefully considered by Councillors.

Read the results in full
You can now read the budget engagement report which gives you details about the feedback.

Watch the budget decisions being made
The budget engagement report will go to the Finance and Resources Committee on 14 January. The Council will then consider the feedback before making the final budget decisions on 21 January. You can watch these meetings broadcast live on the Council’s website.

Find out more
Once the Council make the final budget decisions, further information will be available on our website http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/budget

Have your say
You can continue to have your say on how the Council delivers services and saves money by taking part in the your city, your say dialogue page or emailing councilbudget@edinburgh.gov.uk

 

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