West Dunbartonshire Council

West Dunbartonshire Council pilots rent initiative to help care leavers in full-time education

Care leavers in full-time education and living in their own council property will not be required to pay rent while they study as part of a new initiative by West Dunbartonshire Council.

Published 23 September 2019

West Dunbartonshire to consider solar panels to reduce carbon emissions

West Dunbartonshire Council is considering the use of solar panels in a bid to reduce its carbon emissions.

Published 4 September 2019

Work begins on new council homes in Clydebank

Work has begun on the construction of 126 new affordable council homes in Clydebank.

Published 29 August 2019

West Dunbartonshire Council to launch consultation on traveller sites

West Dunbartonshire Council is preparing to launch a public consultation to gauge public opinion on best ways to manage relationships with the Traveller community.

Published 27 August 2019

West Dunbartonshire outlines plans to deliver more homes

In a bid to further increase the provision of new affordable homes West Dunbartonshire Council has formed a new partnership with local housing associations and is to consider the introduction of alternative tenures at a development in Clydebank East.

Published 22 August 2019

West Dunbartonshire Council secures funding for five-year homelessness initiative

West Dunbartonshire Council has secured £265,000 from the Scottish Government to help reduce homelessness.

Published 22 August 2019

New initiative plans to reduce the impact of aircraft noise on homes

A series of tests will be made on homes in Clydebank in an attempt to reduce the impact of aircraft noise.

Published 22 August 2019

Councillors to consider new Gypsy/Traveller site in West Dunbartonshire

West Dunbartonshire Council will today consider the development of a short-stay site to accommodate additional members of the Gypsy/Traveller community during the summer months.

Published 21 August 2019

West Dunbartonshire budget consultation will give residents more say on public spending

West Dunbartonshire Council has established a new budget consultation to allow residents to have more say in how their money is spent. 

Published 20 August 2019

£500,000 to improve life chances of young people in West Dunbartonshire

West Dunbartonshire Council is investing £500,000 to change the lives of young people across the area.

Published 12 July 2019

New consultation process to give West Dunbartonshire residents more say on budget

West Dunbartonshire Council will give residents more say on how its budget is used as part of a new consultation process being introduced.

Published 3 July 2019

Green light for new council homes in Haldane

Plans for 58 new affordable council homes on the grounds of the former Haldane Primary School in West Dunbartonshire have been given the go ahead.

Published 27 June 2019

Council domestic abuse policy ‘making real difference’ to victims

A zero tolerance domestic abuse policy introduced by West Dunbartonshire Council has made a difference to the lives of 130 victims in its first year.

Published 18 June 2019

West Dunbartonshire introduces Help to Rent scheme

A new scheme to help residents gain access to private property rentals has been launched by West Dunbartonshire Council.

Published 23 May 2019

HouseMark Scotland members pioneer new Embedding Excellence Programme

Falkirk and West Dunbartonshire councils are leading the way in self-awareness by piloting HouseMark Scotland’s new Embedding Excellence Programme.

Published 21 May 2019