North Lanarkshire Council

North Lanarkshire residents warned to put out fire risks

People living in North Lanarkshire are being urged to fight against fire in their homes this winter.

Published 13 January 2016

North Lanarkshire’s anti-social response service delivers results

Officers from North Lanarkshire Council’s anti-social service and Police Scotland outlined the success of their partnership work at a meeting of antisocial behaviour officers from across Scotland’s local authorities.

Published 23 December 2015

Top award for North Lanarkshire empty homes scheme

North Lanarkshire Council’s Empty Homes Purchase Scheme has scooped the title of ‘The Howdens Scottish Empty Homes Champion of the Year’ in recognition of its exemplary contribution to the field of private sector empty homes work in Scotland.

Published 22 December 2015

Final opportunity to comment on North Lanarkshire housing plan

North Lanarkshire Council is to publish its Consultative Draft Local Housing Strategy (LHS) following a series of Local Housing Strategy engagement opportunities.

Published 18 December 2015

‘Duke of Edinburgh for over 50s’ helps Glenview Court keep active

Tenants at a Bield retirement housing development in Motherwell have embarked on a mission to stay active by taking part in a global initiative for the over 50s.

Published 18 December 2015

North Lanarkshire Council identifies innovative solution for cold homes

North Lanarkshire Council has identified an innovative tool in the fight against cold homes, saving people from unnecessarily cold winters and safeguarding tenants against the threat of fuel poverty for years to come.

Published 4 November 2015

North Lanarkshire Council approves £45m cuts consultation

North Lanarkshire Council has agreed to carry out a month-long public consultation into how the local authority can make £45 million in savings.

Published 29 October 2015

North Lanarkshire Council could cut over 1,000 jobs to save £68m

Over 1,000 full-time jobs are at risk at North Lanarkshire Council as the local authority bids to save £68.3 million over the next two financial years.

Published 22 October 2015

North Lanarkshire Council leader cleared over links to repairs firm

The leader of North Lanarkshire Council, who was reported to a watchdog for not declaring his friendship with executives at a company at the heart of a multi-million-pound council housing repairs deal, has been cleared of any wrongdoing.

Published 22 October 2015

High fives for North Lanarkshire sheltered housing service

People living in sheltered housing in Bellshill and Viewpark are getting a 5-star service according to the Care Inspectorate.

Published 21 October 2015

North Lanarkshire Council backs Gas Safety Week

North Lanarkshire residents are being warned of the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning and of not having their gas appliances serviced regularly, as Gas Safety Week begins today.

Published 14 September 2015

North Lanarkshire Council launches energy saving scheme sequel

A new scheme has been launched to help North Lanarkshire residents save on their gas and electricity bills by switching energy providers.

Published 8 September 2015

North Lanarkshire Council to hold housing question time

North Lanarkshire Council will be running a live Q&A session on social media about the housing services it provides.

Published 7 September 2015

North Lanarkshire Council secures £29m of welfare assistance

Thousands of people struggling from the affects of welfare reform received over £29 million worth of help, thanks to North Lanarkshire Council's housing and social work team.

Published 25 August 2015

Council leader reported to watchdog over housing repairs contracts

The leader of North Lanarkshire Council has been reported to a watchdog for not declaring his friendship with executives at a company at the heart of a multi-million-pound council housing repairs deal.

Published 16 July 2015