Councillor report MSP report

MSP and Councillor Reports

Our two Lothian MSPs, Alison Johnstone and Andy Wightman, provide regular reports to Party members. They have now released their March report, which you can read in full here.

Included is discussion about their work on the budget, tackling child poverty, protecting free bus passes, action on short-term holiday lets, movement towards a citizens’s income, and work against Edinburgh Airport’s proposed new flight paths.

Our Green councillors have released their March report, detailing some of what they’ve been up to this month. You can read it here.

Covered are subjects including: view on schools, increasing participatory budgeting, high rents and council evictions, Edinburgh becoming a ‘City of Sanctuary’, divestment of the Lothian Pension Fund from fossil fuels, workforce training to improve public infrastructure, and completion of the Skelf bike park.