West Dunbartonshire Council

West Dunbartonshire Council launches interest-free capital loans for community groups

Voluntary groups are being urged to bid for interest-free cash to help kick-start their regeneration plans.

Published 17 September 2015

Green light for new Dumbarton flats

Plans to turn a former Dumbarton town centre office building into ten new flats have been approved by West Dunbartonshire Council.

Published 15 September 2015

Clydebank East residents given glimpse of upcoming housing development

Clydebank East residents and local councillors were given a look at what the future could hold when they visited a nearby regeneration project.

Published 14 September 2015

Cube unveils plans for new Clydebank flats

Cube Housing Association has submitted plans to build 20 new flats in Clydebank.

Published 10 September 2015

Positive inspection reports for West Dunbartonshire care services

Four West Dunbartonshire care homes and centres have received positive reports from inspectors for their support of older people.

Published 9 September 2015

Cube submits plans for 50 new Dumbarton homes

Fifty new homes for social rent in Dumbarton are being planned by Cube Housing Association.

Published 7 September 2015

West Dunbartonshire community groups urged to bid for £1.7m town centre funds

A proportion of a £1.7 million pot is up for grabs for West Dunbartonshire communities keen to make a difference to their town centres.

Published 1 September 2015

Jackie Baillie MSP opens Bield homes in Dumbarton

An innovative housing development in Dumbarton has been hailed as a shining example of how high quality and affordable homes can be provided for older people.

Published 24 August 2015

Owners of empty West Dunbartonshire homes could benefit from Council Tax changes

Owners of empty homes in West Dunbartonshire could be eligible for refunds after councillors approved backdated changes to Council Tax charges.

Published 20 August 2015

West Dunbartonshire Council consults on reducing weekly rents

West Dunbartonshire Council tenants are being consulted on proposals to reduce weekly rent charges by spreading payments over the whole year instead of 47 weeks.

Published 19 August 2015

Cube lodges plans for new Dumbarton homes

Cube Housing Association has announced plans to build 31 houses for social rent in Dumbarton.

Published 18 August 2015

West Dunbartonshire Council defends housing policy after evictions increase

West Dunbartonshire Council has defended its evictions approach saying the method is only ever used as a last resort.

Published 14 August 2015

West Dunbartonshire Council’s housing service keeps improving, say tenants

Council tenants throughout West Dunbartonshire say they are more satisfied than ever with their housing services.

Published 6 August 2015

Deal to unlock £250m development at former Clydebank shipyard

The former John Brown’s shipyard in Clydebank, famous for building some of the world’s greatest ships, is set to be unlocked for future development after an ambitious £15 million plan was signed.

Published 14 July 2015

West Dunbartonshire rejects government greenfield housing recommendation

Councillors have unanimously rejected proposals to allow a greenfield site in Duntocher to be opened up for housing development.

Published 26 June 2015