West Dunbartonshire Council

West Dunbartonshire residents invited to have their say on housing

Residents are being encouraged to have their say on the future of housing in West Dunbartonshire.

Published 22 August 2016

Central Scotland councils join Help to Adapt scheme

Homeowners across most of Central Scotland are being encouraged to make alterations to their homes to ensure it continues to meet future needs, as Inverclyde, West Dunbartonshire and Clackmannanshire join 12 other local authorities in supporting the Scottish Government’s Help to Adapt scheme.

Published 4 August 2016

West Dunbartonshire Council responds to housing waiting list reports

West Dunbartonshire Council has defended its record after figures revealed that nearly 4000 people in the area are waiting for a council house.

Published 28 July 2016

Council urges residents to report rogue tradesmen

West Dunbartonshire Council has urged residents to report rogue tradesmen after a rise in the number of fly-tipping incidents related to home improvement works.

Published 14 July 2016

Plans submitted for nine flats in Alexandria

Cube Housing Association has submitted plan to West Dunbartonshire Council for a block of nine new flats on currently vacant land in Alexandria.

Published 8 July 2016

Cordale Housing Association’s little helpers reopen play park

Katherine Place Play Park in West Dunbartonshire has reopened to the public following a £10,000 refurbishment by Cordale Housing Association’s Community Environmental Fund.

Published 3 June 2016

Residents’ satisfaction with West Dunbartonshire Council continues to rise

The results of an annual telephone survey have revealed a continued increased in residents’ satisfaction with West Dunbartonshire Council in 2015.

Published 21 April 2016

Ten-year mixed use masterplan approved at Clydebank shipyard

A new civic heart will be created at the former John Brown’s shipyard in Clydebank, after plans to redevelop the site were given the go ahead by councillors.

Published 30 March 2016

Queens Quay masterplan to go before councillors

Over 1,000 new homes could be built at Queens Quay in Clydebank if West Dunbartonshire Council approves a masterplan for the site this week.

Published 22 March 2016

New homes set for former Clydebank school sites

Councillors have paved the way for the former St Andrew’s High and Braidfield High school sites in Clydebank to be regenerated with new homes.

Published 18 March 2016

£114m to be invested in council housing across West Dunbartonshire

Councillors in West Dunbartonshire have agreed to a four per cent increase in rent for council tenants to help fund £114 million worth of improvements for tenants.

Published 25 February 2016

West Dunbartonshire Council to extend strategic housing partnership with Wheatley Group

The number of new affordable homes planned to be developed under a partnership between West Dunbartonshire Council and Wheatley Group is to be increased by over 60 per cent.

Published 4 February 2016

Council considers writing off £436,000 of historical rent arrears

Councillors in West Dunbartonshire will be asked to consider writing off historical debts from former council tenants at a meeting next week.

Published 26 January 2016

Interest-free funding available for West Dunbartonshire community projects

Voluntary groups are being reminded they can still get interest-free cash from West Dunbartonshire Council for community regeneration projects.

Published 12 January 2016