EU Citizens Settled Status

The Citizens Rights Project is concerned that many EU citizens have not yet applied for Settled Status in the UK and that, after many years of living here, they may be forced to leave.

They have provided the information below and asked me to share it.

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Drum Brae North traffic measures

Lib Dems called for an immediate review of the Drum Brae North traffic measures at the council’s Transport Committee on 22nd April.

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Low Traffic Network Latest - May 2021

The initial consultation has now closed and Council staff are analysing the responses.

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Bus Attacks at Clermiston Hub

Many residents were shocked at the disgraceful attack on a bus driver at the Clermiston terminus in March.

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Drum Brae North - A Load of Bollards?

The installation of a segregated cycle lane on Drum Brae North has been done by the council under its emergency Covid 19 regulations in the Spaces for People programme.

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Covid Restriction Changes

From 19th April outdoor sports facilities at secondary schools will be able to be accessed and from 26th April this will extend to indoor access.

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Garden Waste Collections

Many residents have been caught out at the very brief window for re-applying for Garden Waste permits.

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Council Business Grants

The council has been awarded £10 million to give to eligible businesses who have seen a minimum shortfall of 20% in their income as a result of Covid 19 restrictions.

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Sunday Parking Charges

Residents should be aware that new Sunday parking charges are to be introduced from April 11th. They will primarily affect city centre parking.

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Maybury Primary School and Health Centre

Initial design proposals for the new Maybury Primary School and Health Centre have now been developed and the architects wish to hear the views of local residents and surrounding communities through consultation.

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