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News published April 2023

  • First Passivhaus homes near completion

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    Published 10 Apr 2023

    Six new flats in a courtyard behind Buccleuch Street, Dalkeith, part of the most ambitious energy-efficient council housing programme in Scotland, could be welcoming new council tenants by autumn.

  • Locals are loving their new pump track

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    Published 6 Apr 2023

    A new looping trail for bikers and skaters called a ‘pump track’ is fast becoming a focal point for local people thanks to partnership working between the council and the North Middleton community.

  • Tenants reminded to keep Universal Credit journal up-to-date

    Published 5 Apr 2023

    Council tenants are being reminded to update their new rent charge and service charges in their Universal Credit journal.