Housing minister Kevin Stewart has met with Falkirk Council’s head of housing services to hear about the work being done to combat empty homes in the area.
Published 9 August 2019
Falkirk Council has lodged plans to develop the site of former farmland it acquired to boost the supply of affordable housing.
Published 24 July 2019
Falkirk and West Dunbartonshire councils are leading the way in self-awareness by piloting HouseMark Scotland’s new Embedding Excellence Programme.
Published 21 May 2019
Representatives from Link and JR Construction (Scotland) Limited welcomed Councillor Gordon Hughes, Falkirk Council’s spokesperson for housing, to a sod cutting event at Link’s Williamson Street development in Falkirk last week.
Published 15 May 2019
The revitalisation of Falkirk’s town centre took another significant step forward as the council agreed to take part in a new partnership being set up to deliver an action plan.
Published 13 March 2019
125 additional homes, three local schools and Falkirk Council offices are all set to benefit from a newly announced £4 million project to extend an existing district heating system and create a private wire network at Callendar Park.
Published 14 February 2019
Around £280 million is to be invested in Falkirk Council's housing stock over the next five years for improvements to existing homes and provision of additional homes.
Published 28 January 2019
Falkirk Council has submitted plans to deliver 24 new flats for social rent on the site of the former Torwood Primary School in Larbert.
Published 6 December 2018
Two Falkirk councillors have been charged by police following an investigation into planning concerns at the local authority.
Published 24 September 2018
Falkirk Council has appointed current Midlothian Council chief executive Kenneth Lawrie as its own chief executive.
Published 20 April 2018
Falkirk Council has responded encouragingly to previous concerns but needs effective leadership to deliver its five-year improvement programme, according to the Accounts Commission.
Published 1 February 2018
More than £143 million is set to be invested in housing across the Falkirk Council area in the next three years as part of the local authority’s on-going investment programme.
Published 29 January 2018
Falkirk Council’s chief executive Mary Pitcaithly is to retire from the local authority after 20 years in the post.
Published 10 January 2018
Construction firm CCG (Scotland) Ltd has completed a new residential development at Main Street in Stenhousemuir.
Published 7 April 2017
More than £104 million is set to be invested in housing across the Falkirk Council area in the next three years as part of the council’s on-going investment programme.
Published 24 February 2017