Dundee City Council

Sites allocated for 5,200 houses across Dundee

A new report by Dundee City Council planners has identified a series of sites across the city to accommodate more than 5,200 new homes.

Published 21 August 2017

Councillors to discuss Dundee homelessness prevention strategy

A plan designed to help people in Dundee who are homeless and to prevent it happening in the first place is set to be discussed by councillors.

Published 17 August 2017

Dundee council homes set for £1.5m of improvements

Almost £1.5 million of improvements to council houses across Dundee could be on the cards if councillors approve a series of tenders next week.

Published 17 August 2017

Dundee residents asked to help shape the future of technology enabled care

A Health & Social Care Partnership is asking the citizens of Dundee to think about how technology can be used to enhance care and healthcare in the city.

Published 14 August 2017

Dundee housing scheme recognised for community safety

A regeneration project in Dundee has been recognised for its safe and secure design by Police Scotland.

Published 3 August 2017

Dundee sees more disabled parking places outside homes

More people with disabilities have been able to get dedicated parking spaces near their homes thanks to a scheme run by Dundee City Council.

Published 21 June 2017

Councillors to discuss tenders for Dundee housing improvements

Nearly £300,000 worth of housing improvements are to be carried out in Dundee.

Published 9 June 2017

Dundee council homes to benefit from £4m external wall insulation work

A near £4 million programme of external wall insulation is to be installed into Dundee City Council homes thanks to the Home Energy Efficiency Programme for Scotland, councillors will be told next week.

Published 8 June 2017

‘Vast majority’ of Dundee’s private homes would fail to meet new government standards

Angus Housing Association director, Bruce Forbes, has likened some properties in Dundee to slums and claimed many homes will not meet new Scottish Government standards.

Published 12 April 2017

Caledonia granted planning permission for Dundee affordable homes

The creation of 28 new affordable homes in Dundee took a step closer last week when Dundee City Council granted planning permission for Caledonia Housing Association’s £3.5 million development at the former Taybank Works site on Morgan Street.

Published 7 April 2017

Regulator publishes inquiry report into complaints handling

A national inquiry report into how social landlords handle complaints has found that while most landlords have accessible complaints policies and handle complaints well, some could do more to promote their complaints policy, and make better use of feedback.

Published 1 March 2017

Council Tax rates frozen by four more local authorities

Eleven more local authorities in Scotland have set their respective budgets for the upcoming year, four of which have opted for a voluntary freeze in Council Tax.

Published 24 February 2017

Dundee to decide on wall insulation project

Dundee councillors are set to approve plans on Monday to install external wall insulation on 92 properties at a cost of over £642,000.

Published 10 February 2017

Welfare reform ‘will cost Dundee economy £100m a year’

The UK government’s welfare reform measures are set to cost Dundee’s economy almost £100 million every year by 2021, according to new research.

Published 9 February 2017