West Dunbartonshire Council

Clydebank housing development granted planning permission

Plans to build 126 homes on the site of a former high school in Clydebank have been given the go ahead.

Published 19 November 2018

First sod cut on Clydebank district heating network

Work to construct West Dunbartonshire Council’s new high-tech heating system in Clydebank has officially begun.

Published 16 November 2018

Work begins on £14m Clydebank care home

Work on West Dunbartonshire Council’s new multi-million pound care home in Clydebank has officially begun.

Published 12 November 2018

West Dunbartonshire community projects encouraged to apply for funding

Community groups are being invited to bid for up to £5,000 to help transform their local area as part of West Dunbartonshire Council’s Community Budgeting initiative.

Published 7 November 2018

West Dunbartonshire housing team in running for three awards

The housing development team at West Dunbartonshire Council have been nominated for three awards for the work they are doing in the area.

Published 26 October 2018

West Dunbartonshire prepares for the arrival of Universal Credit

West Dunbartonshire residents are being urged to use a range of council supports to make sure they are prepared for the arrival of Universal Credit next month.

Published 12 October 2018

West Dunbartonshire Council appoints CCG to build more than 300 new homes

Councillors have selected CCG (Scotland) Ltd to construct 321 new homes across West Dunbartonshire as part of the local authority’s affordable new housing programme.

Published 8 October 2018

Dumbarton homeless project praised in inspection report

Staff at a homeless project have been praised for helping residents recover from drug and alcohol addictions and get back on their feet.

Published 17 September 2018

Watchdog praises significant progress and strong leadership at West Dunbartonshire Council

Scotland’s public spending watchdog has highlighted the strong performance and significant progress made by West Dunbartonshire Council.

Published 3 September 2018

Housing initiative for young care leavers shortlisted for award

An innovative housing scheme to support young people as they leave care has been nominated for an award.

Published 3 September 2018

West Dunbartonshire Council housing team achieves quality standard

West Dunbartonshire Council’s building services team has achieved a quality standard for their work across the area’s homes.

Published 23 August 2018

West Dunbartonshire housing services no longer under Regulator scrutiny

Improvements to housing and homelessness services across West Dunbartonshire Council have been recognised by the Scottish Housing Regulator.

Published 16 August 2018

Domestic abuse initiative supports 15 victims in first weeks

Fifteen victims of domestic abuse have come forward to request help from West Dunbartonshire Council in the first weeks of a groundbreaking new initiative.

Published 16 August 2018

Delight as 84 new homes officially opened in Clydebank

Minister for local government, housing and planning, Kevin Stewart, visited Clydebank this week to officially open new social housing developments by West Dunbartonshire Council and Clydebank Housing Association.

Published 2 August 2018

Spending watchdog charts ‘significant progress’ at West Dunbartonshire Council

West Dunbartonshire Council has made significant progress in recent years led particularly by the effective and improved leadership of councillors and officers, according to the Accounts Commission.

Published 28 June 2018