East Lothian Council
In a report published this week, which details East Lothian Council’s progress in reducing its corporate carbon footprint, a reduction in the council’s carbon footprint of 2.5% to 14,630 tCO2e (tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent) was achieved in 2019/20, down from 15,007 tCO2e in 2018/19.
Published 8 January 2021
East Lothian Council colleagues were delighted to be part of this year’s East Lothian Tenants and Residents Panel (ELTRP) awards ceremony which, of course, had to be done a little differently.
Published 24 December 2020
The first appointments have been made to East Lothian Council’s new chief officer structure.
Published 8 December 2020
Affordable homes including new council houses, have been delivered across East Lothian this year.
Published 2 December 2020
East Lothian Council has agreed to publish the fifth Tenant Participation Strategy, a national legal requirement which sets out how the council, as a landlord, will engage with its tenants.
Published 11 November 2020
Intensive family support services across South East Scotland are receiving a boost from the City Region Deal.
Published 21 October 2020
Taylor Wimpey East Scotland and Mactaggart & Mickel have secured detailed planning permission from East Lothian Council for a residential development on land at Letham Holdings in Haddington.
Published 9 October 2020
East Lothian Council has today launched a new project which will offer affordable, sustainable and fair energy for all residents as part of a joint commitment to help eradicate fuel poverty.
Published 20 August 2020
East Lothian Council has granted full planning permission for a 250-home development in Whitecraig, while an application for a care village at North Berwick was rejected.
Published 20 August 2020
East Lothian Council is seeking views on its proposal to turn the site of a former care home in Tranent into a development of new council homes.
Published 5 August 2020
East Lothian Council has granted planning permission in principle plans for 142 new homes to the northwest of Macmerry
Published 25 June 2020
Almost £3 million of community partnership funding has been awarded to third sector and other community organisations in East Lothian for 2020/21.
Published 2 June 2020
East Lothian Council has approved a document which sets out design standards for new housing developments in the region, including ensuring developments are as close to carbon neutral as possible and take into account biodiversity and the environment.
Published 29 May 2020
East Lothian Council has granted detailed planning permission for the first of three affordable housing developments on the Windygoul site in Tranent.
Published 20 May 2020
Monica Patterson, chief executive of East Lothian Council, has thanked the region's resilient community groups for their ongoing support during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Published 5 May 2020