Glasgow City Council

Blackwood awarded £430,000 funding to improve lives of vulnerable people

Blackwood Housing and Care has been awarded £430,000 which will enable it to adapt homes and directly improve the lives of people with disabilities across Scotland, enabling them to live as independently as possible.

Published 26 October 2020

Wheatley Group plans for homes in Glasgow's West End rejected

Glasgow City Council has rejected plans submitted by Wheatley Group to demolish 12 lock-up garages and build seven mews-style homes in the city's West End.

Published 26 October 2020

Glasgow approves 30-year city centre development framework

A Strategic Development Framework (SDF) that will guide the development of Glasgow city centre over the next 30 years has been approved today by the local authority.

Published 23 October 2020

Councillors updated on progress of £250m Sighthill regeneration

Glasgow City Council was yesterday given an update on the progress of the Sighthill Transformational Regeneration Area (TRA) which noted the achievement of key milestones and looked forward to future projects within the TRA.

Published 23 October 2020

Additional funding granted for Glasgow community regeneration projects

Glasgow City Council has accepted a further £2.705 million from the Scottish Government's Regeneration Capital Grant Fund (RCGF) for five community-focused regeneration projects in the city.

Published 23 October 2020

Work begins on new Sanctuary homes at former hospital site

Building work has begun on the ambitious redevelopment of Glasgow’s former Victoria Infirmary hospital site.

Published 19 October 2020

Glasgow councillors oppose 'dangerous' Home Office asylum plans

Home Office plans to withdraw accommodation and support from hundreds of asylum seekers in Glasgow are "dangerous" and "unconscionable", two Glasgow councillors have warned in a letter to home secretary Priti Patel.

Published 13 October 2020

Benefits of reduced flood risk and improved greenspace in Cranhill

Last year marked practical completion of the Greater Easterhouse Green Infrastructure Project which introduced surface water management features in the local area to reduce the risks and impacts of flooding as well as creating drainage capacity for housing-led regeneration.

Published 13 October 2020

Glasgow social housing and public services set for £7.7m investment

Public services and social housing in Glasgow are set to receive an investment of £7.7 million following the publication of the latest accounts from council-backed construction firm City Building.

Published 7 October 2020

Glasgow City Council receives £2.316m funding to address vacant and derelict land

Glasgow City Council has accepted £2.316 million of Scottish Government funding to help address vacant and derelict land in 2020/21 and has approved a plan for delivery.

Published 2 October 2020

Housing bid for Glasgow hotel car park

Plans have been proposed to convert a part of a hotel parking area in west Glasgow into a block of flats.

Published 2 October 2020

Glasgow's affordable housing strategy progresses thanks to £100m investment

More than £100 million of development funding has been invested to date to increase the number of affordable homes in Glasgow as part of the city's housing strategy, a Glasgow City Council committee heard yesterday.

Published 30 September 2020

New framework outlines 30-year vision for future development of North Glasgow

Glasgow City Council has approved the next step in the delivery of a document that will guide the development and regeneration of the north of the city over the next 30 years.

Published 30 September 2020

Glasgow City Council seeking court interdict to ban short-term let flat

Glasgow City Council is seeking what is believed to be one of the first court interdicts in Scotland to enforce an existing ban on a short-term let which has continued to advertise for bookings amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 30 September 2020

Glasgow City Council seeks views on begging strategy

Glasgow City Council is seeking views on a new draft strategy aimed at helping vulnerable people involved in street begging in the city.

Published 25 September 2020