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City Plan 2030 – Past Plans 1965

As part of our display in the Central Library on George IV Bridge (running until the end of the month!) we’ve shown parts of old plans and brochures for Edinburgh since the 1940’s. We would like to share some more … Continue reading

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City Plan 2030 – Housing Seminar

We want to include the views of people involved in housing in Edinburgh as we prepare City Plan 2030, so as part of our consultation we held a housing seminar last Friday and invited a range of people representing groups … Continue reading

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City Plan 2030 – Housing Land Audit and Completions Programme

The Housing Land Audit and Completions Programme sets out the amount of land available for house building, identifies any issues and assesses the amount of land supply against the targets and required land in the Strategic Development Plan. We’ve produced … Continue reading

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Development in Bonnington

Historically, Bonnington was a milling village that grew around the Water of Leith. The area has since been home to business and light industry, including the John Lewis depot, the former Crawfords Biscuits warehouse and the original Chancelot Mill (before … Continue reading

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The Edinburgh Local Development Plan Turns One!

We officially started using our current Local Development Plan (LDP) on the 24th of November 2016. This means that this time last week, our LDP turned one! In celebration, we thought we would write a brief blog post to share with … Continue reading

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Your views on student housing in Edinburgh

We are looking for your views on how we manage the housing requirements of the city’s growing number of students.  We are specifically looking at: the growth of learning opportunities in the city meeting the needs for student housing through … Continue reading

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4 December 2014 Planning Committee

At our meeting on 4 December, the Planning Committee approved an Issues Paper on Student Housing.  This will be subject to formal consultation and will inform the preparation of revised planning guidance.  This will assist with the implementation of policies to manage the location of … Continue reading

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