West Dunbartonshire Council

West Dunbartonshire Council named UK’s best public sector employer

West Dunbartonshire Council has been named the Best Public Sector Employer in the UK in the 2017 UK Top Employers for Working Families Awards.

Published 25 July 2017

Wheatley Group helps fund new digital centre at Balloch Library

Balloch and Haldane residents are enjoying a new state-of-the-art digital learning centre and improved facilities following a £100,000 refurbishment of the area’s library.

Published 8 March 2017

Land purchased for 200 homes at Clydebank’s Queens Quay

The regeneration of Clydebank’s Queens Quay has taken a major step forward as councillors unanimously agreed the purchase of land on which almost 200 social houses will be built.

Published 27 February 2017

Works starts on 40 new council homes in Clydebank

An official sod cutting ceremony has been held at a site in Clydebank where 40 new homes for social rent will be built.

Published 27 February 2017

Council Tax rates frozen by four more local authorities

Eleven more local authorities in Scotland have set their respective budgets for the upcoming year, four of which have opted for a voluntary freeze in Council Tax.

Published 24 February 2017

West Dunbartonshire residents encouraged to bid for community funding

Residents are being invited to bid in the second round of West Dunbartonshire Council’s Community Budgeting to transform their local area.

Published 20 February 2017

Glasgow City Region councils to collaborate to build 110,000 homes

A joint economic action plan between eight councils is aiming to deliver 110,000 new homes around the Glasgow City Region.

Published 15 February 2017

Councillors asked to approve new West Dunbartonshire homeless strategy

Councillors due to discuss future plans to reduce the number of homeless people in West Dunbartonshire are to hear of an 18 per cent reduction in homeless presentations in the region in the last three years.

Published 23 January 2017

West Dunbartonshire Council rejects all savings options to protect frontline services

West Dunbartonshire Council has approved a plan to reject all savings options and use cash reserves to plug the gap caused by reduced Scottish Government funding.

Published 4 January 2017

£120m plan to deliver 1000 new council homes in West Dunbartonshire

West Dunbartonshire Council has unveiled an ambitious housing masterplan which will see 1000 new homes developed for rent in the area over the next five years.

Published 13 December 2016

Council approves next stage of £12m River Clyde District Heating Network

Ambitious plans to use water from the River Clyde to heat homes and businesses in Clydebank have moved forward after West Dunbartonshire Council agreed the next step in securing funding for a £12 million high-tech heating system.

Published 28 November 2016

Housing performance report published by West Dunbartonshire Council

West Dunbartonshire Council has published a report to update tenants and customers on its housing performance.

Published 14 November 2016

Link begins work on new social housing development in Clydebank

Link Group Ltd has begun the £3.4 million construction of 30 new homes for social rent which will be completed by August 2017.

Published 8 November 2016

West Dunbartonshire councillors to discuss empty homes strategy

West Dunbartonshire Council will today discuss proposals to refresh its empty homes strategy in a bid to tackle the housing shortage in the area.

Published 2 November 2016

West Dunbartonshire Council launches allocation consultation

West Dunbartonshire Council is consulting local residents for their views on how the council allocates its homes.

Published 1 November 2016