Thursday 28 September at 7pm
Quaker Meeting House, 7 Victoria Street EH1 2JL
You are invited to attend the 2017 Public Meeting of Living Streets Edinburgh, the local voluntary arm of the national charity campaigning for ‘everyday walking’. We’ve had a busy year, raising the profile of walking in the city, and engaging with Councillors and officers of the City of Edinburgh Council on a wide range of public realm issues.
Come along to catch up on our news, to hear from the new Convenor of the Council’s Transport and Environment Committee, and to feed in your ideas to workshop sessions on walking route campaign priorities for the city centre and localities across Edinburgh during 2017-18.
18.40 Registration; tea, coffee and biscuits
19.00 Welcome and update from David Spaven, Convenor of Living Streets Edinburgh Group
19.10 Keynote address by Cllr Lesley Macinnes, Convenor, Transport and Environment Committee, CEC
19.30 Question time
19.45 The national perspective from Stuart Hay, Director of Living Streets Scotland
19.55 Workshop sessions:
- Topic 1: Identifying strategic walking routes in the city centre and key pinch points / barriers
- Topic 2: Identifying strategic walking routes in localities across the city and key pinch points / barriers
20.20 Swop workshop sessions
21.00 Meeting closes.