Glasgow City Region City Deal



New video provides snapshot of progress on Renfrewshire manufacturing innovation district

New bridges, roads, cycling and pedestrian routes are all under construction at the Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District Scotland (AMIDS) in Renfrewshire and expected to be open in May 2021 as Wills Bros Civil Engineering delivers the infrastructure underpinning the development.

Published 21 October 2020

New footbridge set to improve connectivity in Glasgow's Sandyhills Park

A new pedestrian footbridge in Glasgow that will form a critical link between Sandyhills Park and nearby residential properties has been delivered thanks to the Glasgow City Region City Deal.

Published 19 October 2020

Over £127m to be invested in Ravenscraig infrastructure

Over £127 million is set to be invested in new and improved transport infrastructure connecting Ravenscraig north to the M8 and south to Motherwell and the M74.

Published 9 October 2020

Transfer of ExxonMobil site paves way for major industrial and commercial development

A major industrial and commercial development at ExxonMobil's former Esso site in Bowling can move forward after a deal to transfer ownership of the land to West Dunbartonshire Council was completed.

Published 8 October 2020

Glasgow lays ground for active travel north project

Glasgow City Council has kick-started work to improve cycle and pedestrian infrastructure between the University of Glasgow and Govan as plans are also lodged for a proposed connecting bridge to Partick.

Published 23 September 2020

Glasgow begins design contract process for George Square and surrounding avenues

Glasgow City Council is about to begin the process of inviting submissions for a design tender for Block C of its city centre Avenues programme, an area covering George Square, George Street, Hanover Street, John Street, Miller Street, Dundas Street and Dundas Lane in Glasgow city centre.

Published 11 September 2020

New frameworks to guide regeneration of Clyde corridor and Govan-Partick

Frameworks to help guide the development and regeneration of both the River Clyde Corridor and Govan-Partick have now been adopted into Glasgow's City Development Plan, the local authority has announced.

Published 1 September 2020

Glasgow City Council to lease land from GSA to help deliver new Avenue

Glasgow City Council has agreed to move to the next stage of working with the Glasgow School of Art (GSA) to help deliver the Underline Avenue between St Georges Cross and Cowcaddens.

Published 28 August 2020

New roads and improvements on the agenda to open up Ravenscraig regeneration site

Plans for new roads and improvements to open up access to the Ravenscraig regeneration site will be considered by councillors this month.

Published 19 August 2020

£10m City Deal funding approved for Glasgow’s High Street station revamp

Glasgow City Council has today approved an award of up to £10 million funding from the Glasgow City Region City Deal funding to Transport Scotland for the planned refurbishment of High Street train station.

Published 6 August 2020

Plans approved for major new retail park in Barrhead

Plans have been approved for a £15 million investment to transform the former site of the Nestlé Purina factory in Barrhead and create hundreds of jobs.

Published 26 June 2020

Outline Business Case agreed for revised Bowling industrial development

Refreshed plans for the transformation of the former Exxon site in Bowling have been given the go-ahead by councillors.

Published 26 June 2020

Glasgow accepts funding contribution for Windmillcroft Quay project

Glasgow City Council has agreed in principle to accept the offer of a funding contribution from homeowners to the creation of a new quay wall on the south bank of the River Clyde.

Published 21 May 2020

Glasgow City Region unveils £250m boost for vital infrastructure

Glasgow City Region today announced a £250 million funding boost for vital infrastructure work which will help kick start the region’s post-COVID-19 economic recovery and play a key part in supporting thousands of jobs and businesses.

Published 21 May 2020

Work to begin on Southside Housing Association rainwater management project

A Southside Housing Association project designed to better manage rainwater across Cardonald is due to start work in the coming weeks.

Published 9 March 2020