Glasgow City Council

Green Deal aims to transform Glasgow's economy to tackle climate emergency

Glasgow City Council has outlined its draft Green Deal roadmap for the city, a nine-year mission to transform the city's economy to tackle the climate emergency.

Published 25 October 2021

Appeal lodged over non-determination of ‘ultra-low carbon’ Glasgow block

Kelvin Properties has submitted an appeal to Glasgow City Council over the authority's apparent non-determination of an application from the developer for 34 flats in Finnieston.

Published 22 October 2021

Partick church demolition plans approved

Glasgow City Council has approved a building warrant application allowing the demolition of the former Partick Baptist Church premises.

Published 20 October 2021

Former Govanhill steamie to be converted into community shop

The former steamie at Govanhill Baths in Glasgow is to be converted into a community shop selling discounted food after securing permission from Glasgow City Council.

Published 11 October 2021

Glasgow City Council consults on Digital Housing Strategy

Glasgow City Council is seeking views on how digital technology can improve services related to housing in the city with a consultation that will help shape the final version of its Digital Housing Strategy (DHS).

Published 5 October 2021

Glasgow to help reduce energy bills and emissions with £6.2m funding

Glasgow City Council has accepted £6,212,342 funding from the Scottish Government's Energy Efficient Scotland programme.

Published 1 October 2021

Councillors hear of development progress at Glasgow's historic Meat Market site

Details on the progress being made on the various elements of the £88 million development of the Meat Market site were given to Glasgow City Council yesterday.

Published 29 September 2021

GHA transforms Baillieston site into 37 affordable homes

GHA has transformed the site of a former police station in Main Street, Baillieston, to provide 37 new affordable homes.

Published 24 September 2021

Glasgow unveils £30bn 'Greenprint for Investment' prospectus

A city-wide retrofit programme to make all homes energy efficient and a proposal to power district heating systems using the River Clyde are among a newly-launched £30 billion portfolio of investment projects designed to give a significant boost to the city's target to reach net zero by 2030.

Published 24 September 2021

Community council threatens legal action into 'green belt giveaway'

A community council is considering taking legal action against a decision to approve a housing development in Glasgow in a case it said has ramifications for sensitive conservation areas across Scotland.

Published 23 September 2021

West of Scotland Housing Association marks £65m regeneration investment in East Glasgow

West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) has completed its latest social housing development in Barrowfield which finalises the physical regeneration of the area where there has been an investment of £65 million to create 540 new affordable homes since 1996.

Published 21 September 2021

Parking reduced at Glasgow housing development to make way for amenity space

A condition to reduce the number of car parking spaces at a housing development on the former Ruchill Hospital site in Glasgow has been agreed by councillors in favour of usable amenity space including a children’s play area, green space and a place for food growing.

Published 21 September 2021

Funding to repair Glasgow’s historic tenements

Glasgow City Council has approved funding of up to £240,000 for the Glasgow City Heritage Trust (GCHT) to support its work in repairing and restoring historic buildings, bringing such buildings back into use, and repairing buildings at risk.

Published 3 September 2021

Glasgow council leader visits Moda at Holland Park

The leader of Glasgow City Council, Susan Aitken, has visited the site of Holland Park, Moda Living’s state of the art build to rent neighbourhood in the city’s cultural district which is currently being built.

Published 3 September 2021

MSP learns how vibrant Govan community is being transformed

Govan's ambitious multi-million transformation with housing at its heart has received a ministerial seal of approval.

Published 23 August 2021