Glasgow City Region City Deal



Glasgow appoints design team for £25m Custom House Quay and Carlton Place project

A multi-disciplinary design team led by architects Hawkins\Brown and civil and structural engineers Civic Engineers has been appointed to regenerate both banks of the River Clyde at Custom House Quay.

Published 26 February 2021

£127m secured for new Ravenscraig transport links

Investment of £61.9 million for the Ravenscraig Infrastructure Access (RIA) project has been approved by the Glasgow City Region Cabinet.

Published 23 February 2021

Clyde waterfront transformation construction could start by Spring

The Clyde Waterfront and Renfrew Riverside construction project can support up to 700 jobs and is ready to start by Spring, according to a report which sets out the Final Business Case to be considered by Renfrewshire councillors next week.

Published 19 February 2021

£34m transformation of former ExxonMobil site given green light

Ambitious proposals to create a major industrial and commercial development in Bowling took another step forward this week after planning permission was granted.

Published 14 January 2021

Kevin Rush: Considerable City Deal success in 2020 and ambitious plans for 2021

Director of regional economic growth Kevin Rush highlights some key milestones and outcomes achieved by the Glasgow City Region City Deal during the past year and looks ahead to a promising 2021.

Published 5 January 2021

Funding for bridge and public realm works in Tradeston

Glasgow City Council has approved funding of £1.2 million to deliver improvements to Tradeston Bridge and the public realm at Tradeston.

Published 4 December 2020

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