LCCC April meeting: final agenda

Meeting of Leith Central Community Council

Monday, 16 April 2018 at 7pm McDonald Road Library, Nelson Hall

1 Attendance, apologies, declarations of interest

1.a Attendance

1.b Apologies

1.c Declarations of interest

2 Approval of Minutes of 19 March 2018 meeting

3 Matters Arising

3.a from previous minutes and not included in agenda below

4 Community Police Officer’s Report

4.a to note:monthly update (March), including relevant incidents and crimes outwith area or reporting period

5 Proposed tram extension York Place to Newhaven: Q&A with tram team (CEC/Anturas Consulting Ltd) on Traffic Management Proposals (TMP) and and Landscape Proposals (LSP) relating to the route through the LCCC area and general points (papers)

5.a to note: summary of salient tram extension facts from LCCC point of view

5.b intro and Q&A: section 1 London Rd – Annandale (TMP and LSP)

5.c intro and Q&A: section 2 Annandale – McDonald (TMP and LSP)

5.d intro and Q&A: section 3 McDonald – Pilrig (TMP and LSP)

5.e intro and Q&A: section 4 Manderston – Foot o’ The Walk (TMP and LSP)

5.f intro and Q&A: design philosophy and project governance

6 Transport & Clean Streets

6.a discussion of tram extension proposals

6.b to agree: LCCC tram taskforce to submit consultation comments based on today’s

6.c to note:update on “Leith Programme” Phase 4 snagging and remediation works

6.d to note: update on Parking Working Group

7 Parks & Green Spaces

7.a to note: Friends of Pilrig Park report

7.b to note: update on other Friends groups

8 Planning

8.a to note: update on 18/01015/PAN: 156, 158B, 160, 162 Leith Walk; applicant: Drum (Steads Place) Ltd.

8.b to note: any other planning matters

9 LCCC Office Bearers’ Reports

9.a to discuss: AGM arrangements

9.b b. to note: activities and plans Communications Group

9.c c. to note: Treasurer’s Report

9.d d. to note: other office bearers’ reports

9.d.i update on NE Locality Committee and LCCC representation

9.d.ii update on Leith Neighbourhood Partnership

10 Councillors’ reports, MSPs’ reports, MP’s report

11 Open Forum

12 Bulletin

12.a CEC’s plans for Powderhall (City Strategic Investment Fund – Powderhall Stables)

12.b CEC’s Planning Enforcement Charter (December 2017)


14 Future Meetings (usually 3rd Monday of the month) and meeting topics/presentations

a. to agree: to continue to meet on 3rd Monday from June 2018 to May 2019 (except
July 2019)

b. to note: next LCCC meeting/AGM Monday 21-May-18 booked

c. to note: future presentations/discussions

I 27 May: PAC presentation on 156-162 Leith Walk by Drum Property Group
ii. TBC Leith Viaduct Project
iii. TBC planning and enforcement issues in Cambridge Avenue
iv. TBC impact of AirBnB on LCCC area
v. TBC: North East Locality Manager
vi. TBC: impact of City Deal and Council Business Plan 2017-22 on LCCC area