Public meeting this Thursday:

Edinburgh East Save Our Services have organised a public meeting for this Thursday the 24th at Art’s Complex on London Road. (Event link at Indymedia)They say:

Find out what is happening in your council

Speakers Councillor Andrew Burns, Leader of the Council and Bill Scott, Inclusion Scotland

There will be contributions from the floor which will include members from the various anti-cuts groups as well as disability rights activists

How will the council manage changes to housing benefit?

Will the budget put pressure on our services?

What is happening to home care?

Privitisation of council services was stopped:- what is happening to your bin service?