Councillor report

Green councillors’ report: September 2016

Edinburgh’s 5 Green councillors have compiled their latest branch report, outlining a few of their recent activities and accomplishments. You can read it in full here.

Highlights of the report include:

  • Advances in participatory budgeting.
  • Support for green and local businesses.
  • Work on resolving the waste collection crisis.
  • Opposition to the environmentally damaging Local Development Plan.
  • Support for Edinburgh’s vibrant live music scene.
  • Opposition to any future privitisation of Lothian Buses.
  • Support for a new cycling route through Roseburn.
  • Support for the school streets pilot.
  • Progress on renewable energy generation in the city.
  • Potential expansion for the Edinburgh Students Housing Cooperative.
  • And more!