West Dunbartonshire Council



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

Wheatley plans five-year housing and jobs boost to West Dunbartonshire

Wheatley Group has unveiled an ambitious five-year strategy which will see hundreds of new homes and jobs created in West Dunbartonshire.

Published 7 December 2015

Extra council support for West Dunbartonshire families in crisis

West Dunbartonshire Council has extended the service it provides to help residents facing extreme hardship.

Published 7 December 2015

Green light for 20 new flats in Clydebank

Twenty new flats for elderly and disabled residents in Clydebank have been given the go ahead.

Published 1 December 2015

Top awards for West Dunbartonshire health and social care services

West Dunbartonshire residents are receiving some of the best health and social care in Scotland, with the team picking up four national awards in as many months.

Published 23 November 2015

Clydebank multis to be demolished

West Dunbartonshire Council has voted to proceed with the £1.2 million demolition of three multi-storey blocks – Newshot, Edmonstone and Howcraigs Courts – and four maisonette blocks – Clydeholm, Hamilton and Yokerbu rn Terraces – at Clydebank East.

Published 18 November 2015

West Dunbartonshire Council votes for highest affordable housing standards in Scotland

New affordable housing in West Dunbartonshire will have to be built to a higher design standard than anywhere else in Scotland following a council decision.

Published 6 November 2015

Cube to take control of newly approved homes in Castlehill

Thirty-one new affordable homes are to be built in Castlehill after the move was given the green light by West Dunbartonshire Council.

Published 6 November 2015

West Dunbartonshire Council announces budget plans to secure frontline services

West Dunbartonshire Council has approved a plan to close the predicted budget gap and secure frontline services for local residents in 2016/17.

Published 29 October 2015