Stirling Council

Stirling Council agree budget package with 3% council tax increase

Stirling Council has approved a 3% rise in Council Tax as part of a budget package it says will safeguard vital services and invest almost £26 million of capital programme resources in enhancing the area.

Published 23 February 2018

Stirling Council completes new homes in Riverside

Eight new properties for Stirling Council tenants have been completed on the site of the former Riverside Swimming Pool.

Published 21 February 2018

Stirling Council publishes £26m draft administration budget

Investment of almost £26 million is being proposed for Stirling under a draft administration budget and capital plan published ahead of a meeting this week.

Published 20 February 2018

Council refuses two applications for almost 700 homes near Plean

Stirling Council has refused two applications from Persimmon Homes to develop land to the east of Plean around Cushenquarter Farm.

Published 31 January 2018

Stirling Council launches project to combat isolation and loneliness among older people

A project to combat loneliness among older and vulnerable people is being launched by Stirling Council.

Published 22 January 2018

Council reaffirms commitment to support residents on Universal Credit

A new group is to be established by Stirling Council to ensure residents on Universal Credit continue to be supported.

Published 12 December 2017

New funding to explore pioneering heat solution for rural Stirling

Stirling Council, alongside partner Scottish Water Horizons, has been awarded £100,000 to explore a pioneering heat solution for rural Stirling, with initial feasibility being carried out in Callander.

Published 7 December 2017

Stirling Council's housing plans highlighted to ministers

Stirling Council’s plans to develop over 700 new affordable homes over the coming five years have been highlighted to the Scottish Government.

Published 23 November 2017

Stirling Council unveils plans to build more than 700 new affordable homes

Stirling Council will work with partners to build more than 700 new affordable homes over the next five years.

Published 17 November 2017

Affordable housing plans lodged for Kippen site

CALA Homes (West) has submitted a planning application to Stirling Council for a proposed housing development in Kippen.

Published 13 November 2017

Stirling councillors reject greenbelt housing and cemetery plans

Plans to build 70 homes and a new cemetery on greenbelt land in Strathblane have been refused by Stirling Council.

Published 9 November 2017

Housing plans for Bannockburn site rejected as Killearn hotel conversion approved

Councillors have unanimously refused planning permission in principle for a “major development” at a part of the Bannockburn battle site but have backed plans to bring one of Killearn’s oldest and most prominent buildings back into use as affordable housing.

Published 5 October 2017

More solar energy for Stirling Council tenants

Stirling Council has approved an investment of £2 million in the current financial year to drive forward the installation of solar panels to local authority houses.

Published 2 October 2017

Stirling Council transfers former school site to build new social housing

Stirling Council has re-affirmed its commitment to building more social rented homes following a decision to approve the transfer of the former St Margaret’s Primary School site in Cowie to the housing service.

Published 29 September 2017

Think tank will help communities reap renewable energy benefits

Stirling Council is to lead an environmental advisory group seeking to help communities benefit from renewable energy projects.

Published 29 September 2017