West Dunbartonshire Council

West Dunbartonshire homelessness service supports 500 vulnerable people throughout lockdown

More than 500 vulnerable residents have been supported by West Dunbartonshire Council’s homelessness and housing options team so far during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published 3 September 2020

Work steps up on 146 affordable homes for Queens Quay project

Almost 150 new affordable homes for social rent are taking shape as part of the Queens Quay regeneration project in Clydebank.

Published 28 August 2020

Consultation to be launched on street names for Queens Quay in Clydebank

A list of potential names for new streets in Clydebank’s Queens Quay development will go out for consultation.

Published 25 August 2020

Developer fee dispute throws Clydebank homes plan into question

Plans to build four new homes in Clydebank could be refused over a developer fee dispute between West Dunbartonshire Council’s planning committee and developer David Lindsay.

Published 12 August 2020

Council creates energy company to run new heating system in Clydebank

An energy company is being established by West Dunbartonshire Council to operate and manage a new unique heating system in Clydebank.

Published 29 June 2020

West Dunbartonshire Council's coronavirus response supports thousands of residents

Thousands of residents have benefited from support as part of West Dunbartonshire Council’s emergency response to the coronavirus outbreak.

Published 22 May 2020

West Dunbartonshire Council support service helps over 1000 residents during COVID-19

Over 1,000 West Dunbartonshire residents have received support from a service introduced by West Dunbartonshire Council to help vulnerable people during the current coronavirus pandemic. 

Published 1 May 2020

West Dunbartonshire Council suspends all current eviction cases

Council tenants facing eviction in West Dunbartonshire have been given a temporary reprieve after the local authority decided it would be "morally wrong" to continue cases in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 19 March 2020

West Dunbartonshire Council approves below-inflation rent increase for tenants

A below-inflation rent increase has been agreed by West Dunbartonshire councillors for the third year in a row.

Published 6 March 2020

‘No cuts’ budget approved by West Dunbartonshire Council

West Dunbartonshire Council has approved a budget without any cuts for the second year running.

Published 5 March 2020

JB Bennett cements social housing credentials with raft of contract wins

Construction and residential development company JB Bennett (Contracts) Ltd is celebrating a series of new contract wins in Scotland’s social housing sector.

Published 13 February 2020

Clydebank care home site sold for housing

The site of a former care home in Clydebank is being sold to be developed into new housing, West Dunbartonshire Council has confirmed.

Published 13 February 2020

Work begins on affordable new homes at site of former Dumbarton school

Work is under way to build 55 affordable and stylish new council homes on the site of a former primary school in Dumbarton.

Published 10 January 2020

Community empowerment strategy to give West Dunbartonshire residents louder voice

West Dunbartonshire Council has introduced a new strategy to ensure its communities are more resilient and better supported.

Published 29 November 2019

Housing developers snap up council sites in West Dunbartonshire

A number of council-owned sites across West Dunbartonshire are set to be sold in the coming months for a total of almost £10 million.

Published 22 November 2019