Councillor report

Green councillors report October 2018

Policy Work At Finance & Resources Committee, Claire Miller successfully passed an amendment on the Gender Pay Gap to ensure officers would report back on the opportunities for improvement they identify. She raised the issue of barriers to women to higher paid professional and managerial graded positions due to the culture of full time roles with…


Christmas market and trees

Green City Centre councillor Claire Miller updates on the twists and turns of tree loss in East Princes Street Gardens.


Green councillor slams potential connection between tree loss and Christmas market

Green councillors have said that it would be “absolutely outrageous” if it turned out that the felling of trees in Edinburgh’s Princes Street Gardens was, even in part, driven by the needs of the commercial Christmas market and attractions in the gardens.