- A meeting with National Express Dundee's Managing Director (more about that tomorrow, as the hour is late)
- Attended a briefing for councillors about looked after children in Dundee This was a very worthwhile event at which the film 'Opal Fruits - A Year in Care' was shown - click on the headline above to read more about the film.
- Attended the Community Spirit group's monthly meeting this evening. Community Spirit is the very active community group serving the Pentland, Ancrum and Cleghorn/Benvie Road areas. A useful briefing was given on pest control problems (particularly about seagulls). I updated the group on a recent traffic speed survey on City Road and changes to the bin collections in part of the area. These are:
Pitfour Street - 2 - 20 (even)
City Road - No 31
Rosebery Street - 14 - 32 (even)
Benvie Road - 28 - 36 (even)
Following this, the Council intends introducing communal Eurobins to service the undernoted properties:
Pitfour Street - 1 - 23 (odd), 22 - 60 (even)
Benvie Rd - No 26
Rosebery St - 21 - 31 (odd)
Cleghorn St - 25 - 29 (odd)
The Eurobins will be installed on a trial basis initially and will situated in the channel of the road.