West Dunbartonshire Council

£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

Former West Dunbartonshire council office site sold to housing developer

The site of former offices for West Dunbartonshire Council in Clydebank is set to be sold to a housing developer for almost £2.5 million.

Published 16 May 2019

Westbridgend residents to take ownership of new community facility

Westbridgend Community Hall Development Association has submitted an application to West Dunbartonshire Council detailing how they would sustain a new centre at the site if they were the owners.

Published 16 May 2019

West Dunbartonshire Council recognised for tenant involvement

West Dunbartonshire Council’s work to engage with tenants has been recognised as among the best in the country.

Published 3 May 2019

Homelessness reduced in West Dunbartonshire following council initiative

Homelessness in West Dunbartonshire has declined by nine per cent since the introduction of a new initiative designed to help tackle the issue.

Published 3 May 2019

Home energy efficiency improvements help West Dunbartonshire Council hit 2020 emissions target

West Dunbartonshire Council has already met the carbon emission reduction target it was aiming to reach by 2020.

Published 1 May 2019

Plans for council homes at former Dumbarton school approved

Plans to build 55 affordable new council homes on the site of the former primary school site in Dumbarton have been approved by councillors.

Published 25 April 2019

West Dunbartonshire Health and Social Care Partnership balances books to protect frontline services

The West Dunbartonshire Health and Social Care Partnership (WDHSCP) said it has protected frontline services in its budget for 2019/20.

Published 2 April 2019

New Cube homes are toast of Dumbarton community

Cube Housing Association has completed a £5 million development of 31 new homes and a local shop to bring an empty site in Dumbarton back to life.

Published 14 March 2019

West Dunbartonshire projects benefit from Community Budgeting fund

More than 40 local projects are celebrating after being awarded a share of West Dunbartonshire Council’s Community Budgeting fund.

Published 4 March 2019