North Lanarkshire Council

Holytown land acquisition paves way for more than 600 new homes

Taylor Wimpey West Scotland and Barratt Homes West Scotland have commenced construction for a new development of 638 homes at Torrance Place in Holytown, North Lanarkshire, signalling the start of phase two of the overall masterplan.

Published 14 May 2021

Groundworks begin at Airdrie and Coatbridge council housing projects

North Lanarkshire Council's efforts to deliver new build housing boosts for Airdrie and Coatbridge communities has made progress this week.

Published 14 May 2021

Coatbridge sheltered housing renovation work begins

A £1.9 million renovation project is now under way at Dundyvan Gardens sheltered housing complex in Coatbridge to provide a modern and inspiring homely environment for residents.

Published 11 May 2021

Sanctuary Scotland delivers outdoor classrooms for Cumbernauld pupils

A school in Cumbernauld has benefitted from new outdoor classrooms thanks to Sanctuary Scotland.

Published 5 May 2021

Tributes made to Murdostoun councillor Robert McKendrick

Tributes have been paid to Murdostoun councillor Robert McKendrick, who died suddenly on Friday April 9.

Published 12 April 2021

North Lanarkshire support teams thank Mears Group's Safer Homes service

A team of tradespeople from Safer Homes, a community service for householders living in North Lanarkshire who need additional safety and security measures, has helped 137 families with essential repairs to their homes since the start of the pandemic.

Published 6 April 2021

North Lanarkshire Council celebrates successful milestone for buy back scheme

North Lanarkshire Council's successful Open Market Purchase Scheme has met and exceeded its target for the year, bringing more than 100 homes back into use for rent across the area.

Published 1 April 2021

Work begins on new council homes at Plains site

North Lanarkshire Council's latest new house building project is now under way on the site of a former primary school in Plains.

Published 31 March 2021

North Lanarkshire Council announces £500m investment programme

Over half a billion pounds will be invested over the next five years to reshape North Lanarkshire’s towns and communities.

Published 22 March 2021

Procast wins £32.5m contract to upgrade North Lanarkshire homes

A major £32.5 million contract to improve the quality of homes in North Lanarkshire has been secured by Strathaven-based construction, refurbishment and energy contractors Procast.

Published 22 March 2021

Report outlines excellent progress of North Lanarkshire Council's house building programme

North Lanarkshire Council's ambitious plans to transform the area's economic, education and employment fortunes are making excellent progress, according to a recent report.

Published 19 March 2021

North Lanarkshire Council helps lift families out of fuel poverty

North Lanarkshire Council has reduced the number of households living in fuel poverty by 4,000 over the past year, improving the lives of its tenants and residents and reducing its carbon emissions

Published 11 March 2021

North Lanarkshire Council high-rise improvements continue

People living in a number tower blocks in Coatbridge, North Lanarkshire are seeing substantial improvements to their high-rise homes.

Published 10 March 2021

North Lanarkshire Council approves pandemic recovery budget

North Lanarkshire Council has approved its budget for 2021/22 with a focus on spending which helps residents and communities rebuild and recover from the worst effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 3 March 2021

Mears Group hails work of North Lanarkshire tradespeople during COVID-19

Teams of highly skilled tradespeople from Mears Group, in partnership with North Lanarkshire Council, have worked throughout the pandemic, maintaining and repairing the council’s tenanted properties and 1,200 public buildings, allowing communities to function as best they can during a period of uncertainty.

Published 23 February 2021