Residents rate communications and services of East Lothian Council highly

John Muir House, HQ of East Lothian Council

John Muir House, HQ of East Lothian Council

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East Lothian has achieved the highest satisfaction ratings of any council in Scotland, according to the latest Scottish Household Survey.

The council came out tops for: good at communicating services; high quality services; and good at communicating performance.

The council was also well above the Scottish average and got the second highest satisfaction ratings for: services designed for needs; does its best with the money available; and addressing key issues.

Almost one in four people (24.1 per cent) feel they can influence decisions that affect their local area compared with Scottish average of 21.5 per cent

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