Cramond and Barnton Community Council
Incorporating Cramond, Barnton, Cammo, Quality Street (West Side)
The next meeting of the Community Council will be held
on Thursday 21 March 2019
at the new earlier time of 7:00pm
in Cramond Kirk Millennium Hall
You are invited and encouraged to attend the next meeting of the Community Council which will begin at the new earlier time of 7:00pm on Thursday 21 March 2019 in the Millennium Hall.
There will be further updates on the Cramond Inn – which has recently re-opened but running with a reduced service following its latest closure. Also on fresh considerations being progressed concerning bus routes to the area. The slightly boring but nonetheless critical issue of governance and how we as a Community Council engage with and try to influence change and service improvement.
The Community Council meeting will also cover the regular business, including a Police report, an update on the Airport, updates on Traffic Restriction Orders and reports from our local Councillors.
Remember the Community Council exists to understand and to reflect your views in its engagement processes with the Council and other partners. If there are issues which you feel we should be considering and pursuing let us know.
Remember a new earlier start time of 7:00pm.
Ian D Williamson, Secretary, Tel. No. 0131 476 3897.
Meetings are held at 7.30 pm on the third Thursday of the month (but not in July, August or December) in the Millennium Room, Cramond Kirk Hall, Glebe Road, Cramond.
Upcoming Meeting Dates for 2018/19
15th November 17th January 2019 21st February
- 21st March
- 18th April
- 16th May
- 20th June
- 19th September
- 17th October
- 21st November
The Community Council generally invites a speaker to their meetings in order to inform and allow the residents to discuss issues such as our environment, planning, the airport, roads etc. with relevant officials.
Planning Applications: The Community Council will review the applications and sites. speak to residents when requested, apply for Consultee Status if necessary, hold public meetings when appropriate and attend site visits. Information is then sent out to residents on the application, and where appropriate the Community Council response is issued to the Council. In due course a copy of the planning decision report issued to the neighbours when a planning application is decided.
Information: Information sent to the Community Council is placed on local notice boards when relevant to the area and all literature is left at the public meetings for residents to read and request copies. Information acquired by e-mail can also be passed on to residents who wish to be added to our global e-mailing list.
Legal Data: Community Council meetings are legally required to be held in public a minimum of seven times/year. The Community Council is also legally required to publish and display their minutes. All Community Council members must adhere to the City of Edinburgh’s Code of Conduct. The Community Council has a legal status to comment on planning issues and licensing matters.