88% of the 5000 people who took part in the consultation – which will shape the council’s visions for Edinburgh – said they wanted to see changes to how the city centre is managed.
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‘Survey results published earlier this month back up our thinking that tourists wouldn’t be put off from visiting the city should one be introduced.’
The development has provoked a fierce reaction from the local community.
‘We’re told there isn’t any community anymore but this has shown people want to work together to make their cities better.’
‘Independent bookshops aren’t something you can just copy and paste.’
The end result will be an inclusive, compassionate community that will provide a vital support network to people who are ready to be helped back into society.
People affected by homelessness offer unique city tours in Edinburgh
Encouraging urban communities to purchase local buildings