Forth Ports proposals to redevelop its Western Harbour site between Leith and Newhaven have moved forward as the updated development framework was approved by councillors.
Our proposal represents a major boost for the Leith economy and for Edinburgh as a whole...Charles Hammond, Chief Executive, Forth Ports group
The new community will include a large park, a board-walk promenade and a new school.
Forth Ports has submitted a funding bid to the Scottish Government for a loan to accelerate delivery of affordable housing at the waterfront site.
The new flats will range from three to eight stories high and each block will have its own surrounding green space built around a park...