Short-Term Lets Consultation

A consultation on whether Edinburgh should be designated as a Short-Term let control area has been launched.

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Christmas Markets 2021

The operator of Edinburgh’s Christmas Markets, Underbelly, have announced their plans for the upcoming festival.

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Roads, Paths and Pavements

Information obtained by Lib Dem councillors at March's Council meeting shows that only 2 of 53 pavements prioritised for resurfacing will be completed as planned in Edinburgh.

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Demands to halt Bin Hub plans

Liberal Democrats have called for a halt to proposals for communal bin hubs throughout the City Centre.

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Rosebery House Redevelopment Proposal

A planning application for the redevelopment of Rosebery House on Haymarket Terrace has met with overwhelming opposition from residents.

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New City Centre Ward Champion Selected

Scottish Liberal Democrat members in the Edinburgh City Centre ward have selected Andy Foxall to be their new ward champion.

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Draft Mobility Strategy has 'gaping holes'

City of Edinburgh Council's new draft mobility strategy was published at the start of the year, and while many of it's aims are desirable, there are some gaping holes concerning exactly how these aims are to be acheived.

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We need common sense management of busking in the City Centre.

We need common sense management of busking in the City Centre. I'm calling for action from Edinburgh Council to manage busking in the City's tourist hot spots.

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We need to rethink the closure of Leith Street

The council has announced that Leith Street, the main route from Leith Walk to the Bridges and Princes Street, is to be <a href="http://www.edinburghnews.scotsman.com/our-region/edinburgh/leith-street-to-be-shut-for-10-months-as-part-of-st-james-revamp-1-4380237">completely shut to traffic for several months from September</a>.

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Let's clean up our streets!

Ediburgh's streets are a mess, with refuse overflowing from communal bins. The council needs to fundamentally improve refuse collection and recycling.

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