Glasgow City Council



Glasgow City Council pledges 25,000 new homes by 2025

Glasgow City Council has committed itself to building 25,000 new homes in the city over the next decade.

Published 11 August 2015

‘Epic’ project to help Glasgow residents manage their money

A new service has been launched to help people throughout Glasgow improve their financial skills.

Published 6 August 2015

Council ‘will not refer’ users to proposed Glasgow homeless hostel

The developer behind plans to turn a former pub into a homeless hostel has insisted it will carry on with the project after Glasgow City Council revealed it would not refer people to the service.

Published 5 August 2015

Homeless hostel plan for former Glasgow pub

A Glasgow pub once owned by Celtic legend Billy McNeill could be turned into a homeless hostel.

Published 29 July 2015

Strike agreement reached between council and Glasgow homelessness staff

Homeless caseworkers in Glasgow have accepted an offer from the city council after almost four months of strike action.

Published 22 July 2015

Old Glasgow college site could be used for new homes

Around 75 flats could be built at the site of a fire-ravaged college in the West End of Glasgow, according to reports.

Published 16 July 2015

Tenants benefitting from Cube’s ‘Here to Help’ campaign

Cube Housing Association’s drive to improve services by visiting all of its tenants is already bringing in results.

Published 13 July 2015

New powers to assist Govanhill rogue landlord crackdown

Glasgow City Council will ask the Scottish Government to designate four blocks in Govanhill as part of an Enhanced Enforcement Area (EEA) in an effort to clamp down on rogue landlords.

Published 10 July 2015

Glasgow tenants owe £13m in council tax

More than £13.2 million in council tax payments went unpaid to Glasgow City Council in the 2014/15 financial year, according to new figures.

Published 10 July 2015

Research demonstrates link between regeneration and life prospects in Glasgow

Regeneration has helped residents in one of Glasgow’s poorest areas to realise their potential to the extent that they significantly outperform the city average on two key economic measures, according to a new report.

Published 26 June 2015

Glasgow Council facing £103m budget shortfall

Glasgow City Council has unveiled a programme of cuts to save £103 million over 2016/17 and 2017/18.

Published 22 June 2015

Resilient Glasgow conversation launched

A project has been launched to help develop a long-term plan to allow Glasgow more resilient to challenges ranging from climate change to poverty.

Published 18 June 2015

Housing minister backs new £3.4m Glasgow affordable homes development

Flats earmarked for demolition have been given a new lease of life thanks to a £3.4 million regeneration project in Glasgow.

Published 17 June 2015

Athletes’ Village homes make RTPI awards shortlist

The Athletes’ Village in Glasgow is one of nine housing projects competing for the Royal Town Planning Institute’s (RTPI) prestigious planning awards this year.

Published 17 June 2015

Glasgow reveals plans for £400m share of City Deal

Glasgow City Council has revealed details of the range of projects to benefit from its share of a £1.13 billion City Deal over the next 10 years.

Published 3 June 2015