East Ayrshire council is currently run by a minority SNP administration.
According to the 2020 Hands Up survey 39.8% of children in East Ayrshire walked to school in 2020, 3.1% cycled and 2.4% scooted or skated. According to the 2021 Cycling Scotland annual monitoring report 2.2% of employees usually or regularly cycle to work and 28% of households have no access to a car. The council’s active travel budget for 2019/20 was £45,648 (capital) and £99,459 (revenue), which works out as a total of £1.19 per person.. It was consulting on an active travel strategy in 2021.
Local groups: Cycle Ayrshire (Cycling UK member group)
2022 local election
Parties standing (in alphabetical order)
- Alba: Facebook
- Scottish Conservative & Unionist: Website ~ Facebook
- Scottish Greens: Website ~ Facebook ~ Twitter
- Scottish Labour: Twitter
- Scottish Liberal Democrats: Website ~ Facebook ~ Twitter
- SNP: Twitter
- The Rubbish Party: Website ~ Twitter
Endorsements of our three asks:
- No parties or candidates have supported our three asks yet.