Renfrewshire Council

Affordable housing site investigations underway in Ferguslie and South West Johnstone

Survey work to inform future development potential for affordable homes on sites in Ferguslie and South West Johnstone is to begin this week.

Published 14 January 2019

Extra funds approved for Renfrewshire food bank after Universal Credit introduction

Renfrewshire Food Bank will receive £30,000 funding to reduce the impact of Universal Credit after councillors agreed to a new three-year financial assistance plan.

Published 6 December 2018

Renfrewshire Council approves £14m housing plan for Ferguslie Park

Around 100 new council homes are to be built in the Tannahill area of Ferguslie Park after plans were confirmed for a £14 million new build development.

Published 7 November 2018

£1.87m fund set to launch as Renfrewshire further empowers its communities

The next steps of a £1.87 million investment in Renfrewshire's green spaces and villages are set to be considered as part of a continued drive to empower local community groups and residents.

Published 18 September 2018

Renfrewshire Council unveils £1.5m Community Empowerment Fund

Renfrewshire Council has launched a brand new fund to help communities take ownership of local buildings or land.

Published 8 August 2018

£10 million contract to deliver 80 council homes in Renfrewshire to bring community benefits

A new £10 million contract to deliver 80 homes for rent in Bishopton will bring an additional range of community benefits including new job and apprenticeship opportunities.

Published 8 June 2018

Renfrewshire Council unveils designs for new Johnstone Castle homes

An artist's impression has been unveiled which showcases what the 95 new build Renfrewshire Council development at Johnstone Castle will look like on completion.

Published 10 May 2018

Work underway to create homes fit for 21st century in Johnstone Castle

Demolition work has started to clear the way for 95 new build homes for Renfrewshire Council in Johnstone Castle.

Published 26 April 2018

Contractor appointed to deliver new council homes in Renfrewshire

Plans to deliver 95 new council houses that meet the needs of local people in Johnstone Castle have taken a step forward as Renfrewshire Council approved the project's contractor.

Published 4 April 2018

St Mirren stars immortalised at Sanctuary Scotland development

The names of the former St Mirren stars to have a street named in their honour in new housing on the site of the club's old Love Street ground have now been revealed.

Published 14 March 2018

Councillors unveil £53.9m investment in Renfrewshire housing

Nearly £54 million is to be invested in housing across Renfrewshire over the next three years under the local authority’s new budget plans.

Published 7 March 2018

Competition to name streets at Sanctuary development after St Mirren heroes

St Mirren fans are being encouraged to suggest names for five new streets being built on the site of the club’s former stadium.

Published 9 February 2018

Renfrewshire tackles fuel poverty with IoT technology

An internet of things (IoT) initiative underway in Renfrewshire is helping to tackle fuel poverty in social housing and could save local authorities millions of pounds on property management and repair bills.

Published 22 January 2018

Councillors approve Paisley's West End regeneration plans

Plans to transform Paisley's West End into an attractive neighbourhood with 150 new homes and strengthened links to the town centre have been given the green light.

Published 14 December 2017