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Are you passionate about Dennistoun and Haghill? Be the change you want to see in our wee part of the world. Join Dennistoun Community Council.

Five community councillor vacancies are to be filled, with a nomination deadline of 28th June 2019.

For more details, and nomination forms, visit glasgow.gov.uk/communitycouncils/elections.

Or pick up forms from our next meeting on 11th June 2019, 7-9 pm at Milnbank HA Community Flat, 1 Culloden Street, G31 3NX.

Or download here: Public Notice Information and Nomination Form.

Or email chair@dennistouncc.org.uk if you require more information.

Dennistoun Community Council Vacancies
Dennistoun Community Council Vacancies

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Birkenshaw Street Planning Application

Birkenshaw Street Development - Visualisation from Cumbernauld Road looking East
Visualisation from Cumbernauld Road, looking East

Updated planning application reference 18/03663/FUL has been submitted by Create Architecture, on behalf of the developer Stanton Brook Estates, for the erection of 48 flatted dwellings, associated access, parking and open space, on land at Birkenshaw Street.

Birkenshaw Street Development - Proposed Site Plan
Proposed Site Plan

The full application can be viewed on the Glasgow City Council planning portal, here.

Click on any of these images to view larger versions that will show more detail.

Birkenshaw Street Development - Proposed Elevations (top to bottom: NE, NW, SE, SW)
Proposed Elevations (top to bottom: NE, NW, SE, SW)

The last date for comments is Wednesday 3rd July 2019.

The updated target date for a decision has not been published.

Birkenshaw Street Development - Visualisation from Birkenshaw Street looking South
Visualisation from Birkenshaw Street, looking South

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Meeting Minutes: 14th May 2019

Approved minutes of the Dennistoun Community Council planning meeting held on Tuesday 14th May 2019 are now available at dennistouncc.org.uk/minutes.

Dates and details of future meetings can be found at dennistouncc.org.uk/dates. The next ordinary meeting will take place on Tuesday 9th July, from 7pm at Milnbank HA Community Flat, 1 Culloden Street, G31 3NX.

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Bellgrove Meat Market and Abattoir Site Planning Application

Visualisation of the view from Kings Cross (junction of Bellgrove Street, Duke Street and Westercraigs)
Visualisation of the view from Kings Cross (junction of Bellgrove Street, Duke Street and Westercraigs)

Planning application reference 19/01220/FUL has been submitted by JTP Architects, on behalf of the developer Home Group, for the erection of a residential development with commercial unit, associated parking and landscaping, on land at Duke Street and Bellgrove Street.

Proposed Site Plan of the Bellgrove Meat Market and Abattoir Development
Proposed Site Plan of the Bellgrove Meat Market and Abattoir Development

The full application can be viewed on the Glasgow City Council planning portal, here.

A schedule of the types of proposed accommodation can be viewed on this PDF.

Click on any of these images to view larger versions that will show more detail.

The last date for comments is Thursday 27th June 2019.

The target date for a decision is Friday 20th September 2019.

Proposed Elevations Sheet 1
Proposed Elevations Sheet 1
Proposed Elevations Sheet 2
Proposed Elevations Sheet 2

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Next Meeting: 11th June 2019

You are warmly invited to attend the next ordinary meeting of Dennistoun Community Council, which will take place on Tuesday 11th June 2019 from 7pm at Milnbank HA Community Flat, 1 Culloden Street, G31 3NX.

The full agenda is available here. Time will be allocated for general public input.

A full list of 2019 meetings can be viewed here. Approved minutes from past meetings can be viewed here.

Next Meeting: 14th May 2019

You are warmly invited to attend the next ordinary meeting of Dennistoun Community Council, which will take place on Tuesday 14th May 2019 from 7pm at Bluevale Community Centre, 30 Abernethy Street, G31 3SX. Time will be allocated for general public input. The full agenda is available here. A full list of 2019 meetings can be viewed here. Approved minutes from past meetings can be viewed here.

Next Meeting: 12th March 2019

You are warmly invited to attend the next ordinary meeting of Dennistoun Community Council, which will take place on Tuesday 12th March 2019 from 7pm at Milnbank HA Community Flat, 1 Culloden Street, G31 3NX. Time will be allocated for general public input. The full agenda is available here. A full list of 2019 meetings can be viewed here. Approved minutes from past meetings can be viewed here.

Correction Regarding Meat Market and Abattoir Site Public Exhibition

The public exhibition of proposals for the meat market and abattoir site took place on Thursday 24th January (yesterday), rather than Friday 25th January (today), as originally noted in our previous post. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Please do leave a comment on the previous post (or get in touch directly) to share your thoughts about how you feel the updated plans for the site would (or wouldn’t) benefit and complement our community life and spaces here in Dennistoun, Haghill, and other surrounding areas.

Meat Market and Abattoir Site Public Exhibition

Edited on 25th January 2019 at 14:50: Date corrected from Fri 25th to Thu 24th, to reflect that the meeting had already taken place when this post was uploaded. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Proposal at Bellgrove Street and Duke Street
Proposal at Bellgrove Street and Duke Street

A planning and architectural public exhibition for the former meat market and abattoir site at Duke Street and Bellgrove Street was held in Dennistoun Library from 2:30pm to 7:30pm on Thursday 24th January 2019. Please do leave a comment below (or get in touch directly) to share your thoughts about how you feel the updated plans for the site would (or wouldn’t) benefit and complement our community life and spaces here in Dennistoun, Haghill, and other surrounding areas.

Meat Market Masterplan 01
Meat Market Masterplan 01
Meat Market Masterplan 02
Meat Market Masterplan 02

See here for a pdf with detail additional to the above masterplan images.

See here for a reGlasgow article on the proposals with more visualisation images.

See here for the previous DCC write up about plans for the site.

See here for information about a recent consultation seeking views on potential uses for the cattle market sheds (which are being dealt with as a separate site to these proposals).

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Public Meeting Invitee Clarification

In advance of recent articles about Dennistoun Community Council’s Public Meeting, DCC was contacted by The Evening Times to clarify who was invited to our Public Meeting on Thursday 17th January 2019.

Our comments and attributable quotes made clear the circumstances around meeting invitations but they were not used by the journalist.

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