Glasgow City Council is holding an inquiry into food poverty and inequality across the city and is seeking evidence and views on this important subject.
The Council is aware increasing numbers of people in Glasgow are experiencing difficulties – physically and economically – accessing sufficient, safe and nutritious food. It also knows of a wide range of organisations and charities are responding to those experiencing acute food insecurity – including an established community food sector. It wishes to work with these partners and organisations across Glasgow to ensure the city is operating these responses and services as effectively as possible.
The Post Office are proposing to relocate Duke Street Post Office from 1 Annfield Place, G31 2XT to a concession within a new retail premises at 322-324 Duke Street, G31 1QZ (previously Market Gallery) in April 2018.
NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde (NHSGGC) is proposing to change the way rehabilitation services are provided for older people in the North East of Glasgow and East Dunbartonshire. Included within the proposal is the transfer of services currently provided at Lightburn Hospital to other sites in the North East of Glasgow. If the services are transferred it will result in the closure of the Lightburn Hospital site.
The Scottish Government is keen to hear the views of children and young people on the proposals in Places, People and Planning which may directly affect them. Working with YoungScot, a short online survey has been commissioned to seek views of children and young people on how the place where they live, work or go to school should change in the future. The survey can be accessed here: http://www.surveygizmo.eu/s3/90029151/05e0182d3299
The second consultation draft of Glasgow’s Housing Strategy 2017-2022 refines and elaborates on issues following detailed feedback from the first consultation. Some parts remain largely unchanged while other parts have been significantly altered. The draft is now available at www.glasgow.gov.uk/draftstrategy.
On 13 September the Scottish Government launched a Governance Review of early years and schools education and it would like to hear your views at a Ministerial Engagement session to be held on 10th November 10:00 to 13:00 and 18:00 to 21:00 at the Hilton Hotel Glasgow.
As Glasgow City Council develops the strategy for the city’s parks and green spaces across the next two years, they are looking to collect as many ideas and opinions, stories and suggestions as possible from park users to help shape their decisions.