New Leaf Bonnyrigg
Role: Project Manager
The Newleaf Bonnyrigg project, currently comprising of 833 homes, aims to renewal the existing social housing estate to provide a total of more than 2,500 residential dwellings. The renewal of the estate will change its social mix from 100% social housing to approximately 70% private housing and 30% social housing. It includes new and upgraded urban infrastructure such as roads, footpaths lighting, opens spaces and community facilities. The Concept Plan for the project was approved by the Minister of Planning in 2012.
The proposed renewal of Bonnyrigg will be completed over 18 stages and a number of years to respond to the infrastructure and construction requirements, tenant relocations challenges and provide a gradual neighbourhood transition. Three out of the 18 stages have already been completed.