The Scottish Government is responsible for regulating the powers of Scottish local authorities and Licensing Boards in relation to licensing the sale of alcohol.
The call for nominations has now opened for this year’s Mary Barbour awards, recognising the significant contribution women make within the local community.
Glasgow City Heritage Trust (GCHT) are conducting a study into the state of Glasgow’s built environment and the landscape of organisations and community groups involved in the sector. The study will form the framework for a Forum event in Spring 2018, which will identify strategic priorities and actions to be taken forward. This will be incorporated into a final report which will be distributed to interested parties.
Simon Community Scotland are undertaking a Street Count of people rough sleeping in Glasgow. Unsurprisingly most of the focus will be in the City Centre but the Simon Community are keen to know if there are areas of Glasgow they should explore and target staff accordingly.
Dennistoun Councillor Kim Long has arranged a drop-in meeting with Glasgow Airport in relation to the new flightpath consultation, to allow members of the public to meet directly with airport staff and find out how these changes may affect them. This meeting will be held between 5pm and 8pm on Wednesday 28th March at Whitehill Secondary School, Onslow Drive, Dennistoun, G31 2QF.
You are warmly invited to attend the next ordinary meeting of Dennistoun Community Council, which will take place on Tuesday 13th March, 7pm at Whitehill Secondary, 280 Onslow Drive, G31 2QF. Full agenda and venue details are available here.
Police and elected members will provide updates. Some time is allocated for general public input in the early part of meetings. Requests for specific items requiring a dedicated time slot to be added to the agenda should be directed to the secretary a fortnight in advance of any upcoming meeting. Contact details here. Alternatively, you may address the meeting, by request to the chair, under the ‘public input’ agenda item.