ELC Land Management Rules Consultation

East Lothian Council intends making Land Management Rules for the Council’s Countryside sites, Parks, Nature Reserves & Greenspaces. These look to address growing concerns about the use of East Lothian outdoor spaces following the changing ways we are all using these spaces in light of the ongoing pandemic. East Lothian Council is committed to ensuring…Continue readingELC Land Management Rules Consultation

East Lothian Council Update:- Help Available During New Restrictions

Help for those who are self-isolating for any reason is available on East Lothian Council website and includes: Self-isolation support grants Other financial support for individuals and businesses Access to emergency community food provision Warm clothing grants Crisis grants Winter fuel grants Mental health support Befriending via the Royal Voluntary Service Digital support   NHS…Continue readingEast Lothian Council Update:- Help Available During New Restrictions

Weekend Collection of Garden Waste, 2nd and 9th May

A garden waste collection will take place over two weekends – 2/3 May and 9/10 May. During these weekends residents should place their brown bin at the kerbside on the relevant Saturday morning no later than 07:00 and leave out until collected which can be up to 4pm on the Sunday. East Lothian Council crews…Continue readingWeekend Collection of Garden Waste, 2nd and 9th May

Coronavirus – East Lothian Council Update

East Lothian Council (ELC) is taking the possible outcomes associated with Coronavirus(COVID 19) very seriously. Although the risk remains low, ELC has established a multi-service resilience group, including Health and Social Care staff, to ensure the council is prepared and ready to respond, if the risk warrants such action. ELC remains part of the overall…Continue readingCoronavirus – East Lothian Council Update

Sign up for Automated ‘Alert’ Communications

East Lothian Council intends to use an alert system to pass on information regarding forthcoming risks, emergencies and/or information connected to, a recovery from any major disruption. The automated ‘alert’ communication system allows immediate, specific, targeted and urgent messages to be sent to the public, who have self-registered, highlighting ongoing crime, missing persons and risks.…Continue readingSign up for Automated ‘Alert’ Communications

Dunbar North 20mph Speed Limit Consultation

East Lothian Council are now assessing the impact of the current 20mph speed limit trial to determine whether permanent changes should be made in the north of Dunbar to match that in the south. East Lammermuir Community Council would like to encourage all residents who frequent Dunbar to complete this survey so that your views…Continue readingDunbar North 20mph Speed Limit Consultation

Pencaitland road works set to close A6093 in January

Due to planned works to extend a gas main to Glenkinchie and upgrade the road surface, the A6093 at the Tyne Bridge will be closed.Continue readingPencaitland road works set to close A6093 in January

Pencaitland Community Council proposes road safety measures to ELC

Last year ELC’s Transport team provided the community with plans suggesting a numbers of road safety improvements. Your Community Council wants to hear your views before a response is sent.Continue readingPencaitland Community Council proposes road safety measures to ELC

Pencaitland recycling timetable released

You may have spotted a pamphlet coming through front doors recently with details on what and when you can recycle. We’ve added it to the community calendar.Continue readingPencaitland recycling timetable released

ELC upgrades speed signs entering Wester Pencaitland

East Lothian Council’s transport team have almost finished making upgrades to signage coming in and out of Wester Pencaitland.Continue readingELC upgrades speed signs entering Wester Pencaitland