West Dunbartonshire Council

Housing staff to help tackle domestic abuse in West Dunbartonshire

West Dunbartonshire Council has become the first social landlord in Scotland to introduce a zero tolerance policy on domestic abuse within its properties.

Published 4 June 2018

West Dunbartonshire care leavers receive help with independent living

Young people who were previously in care are set to benefit from increased support for moving into their first home.

Published 2 May 2018

Link completes 10-year regeneration project in Dalmuir

The third and final phase of Link Group Ltd’s 10-year regeneration project has been officially opened by West Dunbartonshire Council’s convener of housing, Councillor Diane Docherty.

Published 23 April 2018

Search on to find West Dunbartonshire community champions

The search is on to find West Dunbartonshire’s community champions for the 2018 Provost’s Civic Awards, in partnership with the Wheatley Group.

Published 6 April 2018

New measures affirm West Dunbartonshire Council’s commitment to build 1,000 affordable homes

West Dunbartonshire Council has agreed a number of measures to ensure its commitment to delivering 1000 new affordable homes by 2021 is met.

Published 16 March 2018

West Dunbartonshire councillors set rent increase at below rate of inflation

Councillors in West Dunbartonshire have agreed a council house rent increase of below the rate of inflation for 2018/19.

Published 9 March 2018

Cube teams up with council for 126 affordable homes plan in Clydebank

Cube Housing Association and West Dunbartonshire Council have unveiled plans to deliver 126 new affordable homes on the site of a former school in Clydebank.

Published 7 March 2018

Land purchase approved for Clydebank’s District Heating Network

Ambitious plans to make Clydebank the “greenest town in Scotland” have taken another step forward after councillors agreed a deal to purchase land to build a District Heating Network energy centre.

Published 19 January 2018

West Dunbartonshire Council launches 2018/19 budget consultation

Residents across West Dunbartonshire are being invited to have their say on how the council uses its resources in the year ahead.

Published 9 January 2018

New development to deliver much-needed homes and help regenerate Dumbarton town centre

Dunbritton Housing Association has announced the start of work on a new development that will deliver 150 high-quality affordable homes in Dumbarton town centre.

Published 8 January 2018

Green light for new Queens Quay energy centre

A new energy centre at Queens Quay could start generating heat by Autumn 2018 after planning permission was granted for the development at the £250 million regeneration project on the site of the former John Brown’s shipyard in Clydebank.

Published 21 December 2017

West Dunbartonshire savings options to be presented to council

A range of options which would save West Dunbartonshire Council up to £4 million in financial year 2018/19 and close a predicted budget shortfall is set to be presented to councillors.

Published 12 December 2017

Third phase of Community Budgeting funds available in West Dunbartonshire

Community groups in West Dunbartonshire are invited to apply for up to £5,000 of funding in the third phase of a Community Budgeting initiative.

Published 7 December 2017

New life for former school site as work starts on 75 new homes

Work has started on 75 new affordable homes on two sites in West Dunbartonshire.

Published 21 November 2017

Alexandria affordable housing project wins at Scottish Quality Awards in Planning

West Dunbartonshire Council has won two coveted awards at a Scottish Government event celebrating excellence in planning.

Published 14 November 2017