Glasgow City Council

Planning submitted for next phase of Pollokshaws regeneration

Glasgow’s Pollokshaws area is a step closer to its next phase of regeneration after developers Urban Union submitted a planning application to Glasgow City Council.

Published 5 December 2017

Up to 50 new homes to be delivered by Cadder Housing Association

Cadder Housing Association is to invest £5.6 million to deliver up to 50 new homes at a former school site in Glasgow.

Published 4 December 2017

Canal regeneration partnership agreement paves way for 2,500 Glasgow homes

Glasgow City Council has given approval to entering into a partnership agreement with Scottish Canals and Scottish Water to deliver the North Glasgow Integrated Water Management System (NGIWMS).

Published 1 December 2017

Homeowner wins appeal over council’s ‘pre-payment condition’ for housing repairs grant

A homeowner involved in a legal dispute with Glasgow City Council has won his appeal after arguing that the local authority acted beyond its powers in imposing a condition attached to the award of grant assistance, which required property owners to pay their share of the cost of repairs to their tenement by the time the final account for the works was issued or be liable for the full costs.

Published 15 November 2017

Partick flats plan make progress as demolition begins at former care home

Partick Housing Association has received approval from Glasgow City Council to proceed with the demolition and site clearance of the former care home at 32 Laurel Street.

Published 10 November 2017

Housing minister hits heights at innovative Sanctuary project

Housing minister Kevin Stewart visited Scotland’s tallest timber building at a Sanctuary Homes project in Glasgow.

Published 10 November 2017

Glasgow confirms strategic investment plan for 10,000 affordable homes

Glasgow City Council has officially approved the Strategic Housing Investment Plan (SHIP) which will deliver up to 10,000 affordable homes during the next five years.

Published 8 November 2017

Glasgow unveils £100 winter warmer for residents aged 80 and over

More than 15,000 older Glaswegians are set to benefit from a £100 winter warmer thanks to Glasgow City Council’s Affordable Warmth Dividend.

Published 8 November 2017

Vacant Glasgow tenement gives way during Storm Ophelia

A tenement building in Glasgow partially collapsed overnight as Storm Ophelia battered the UK and Ireland yesterday.

Published 18 October 2017

Glasgow night shelter to cut service on Tuesdays and Wednesdays

The provision of services for homeless people in Glasgow is to be further depleted after a night shelter announced it is to close on a Tuesday and Wednesday night.

Published 17 October 2017

Keepmoat named preferred housing developer for next phase of £250m Sighthill regeneration

Glasgow City Council has announced the appointment of Keepmoat Homes as its preferred developer for the provision of more than 800 new homes through the residential development at the Sighthill Transformational Regeneration Area (TRA) in the city.

Published 13 October 2017

Masterplan to outline £17m proposal for over 100 homes at Govan shipyard

Plans are in the pipeline for a £17 million housing-led development project to regenerate a key location in Govan.

Published 13 October 2017

Tower blocks cladding to be tested at Glasgow Harbour

Cladding used on a set of tower blocks in Glasgow will be inspected as the local authority continues its progress to identify and test buildings believed to contain aluminium composite material (ACM) cladding.

Published 9 October 2017

Members of expert group on homelessness revealed as work begins in earnest

A panel of homelessness experts from across Scotland met for the first time on Thursday as work to address the challenges of rough sleeping, and how temporary accommodation can best be utilised, officially got underway.

Published 5 October 2017