Community councils across Glasgow are required to hold elections every 4 years. Dennistoun Community Council’s next election date is Tuesday 14th October 2014 and there are 17 vacancies.
‘HeadStrong’ is a free hairloss support service for anyone affected by cancer, within the Macmillan Info & Support Centre at Dennistoun Library, fortnightly on Thursdays from 10.30am – 2.30pm.
Bridgeton Citizens Advice Bureau are running a new outreach service in Dennistoun.
Dennistoun Community Council (DCC) has 5 vacancies: 3 are due to retirement of long-standing members; 2 are newly created as DCC has increased from 15 to 17 members.
Dennistoun library, a wonderful two-storey Baroque building designed by Inverness architect James Robert Rhind, opened 29th December, 1905. It was the second Glasgow library constructed by a 1901 gift from Andrew Carnegie to the city of Glasgow.
What better excuse to make a visit to your local library than Book Week Scotland? It’s the first national celebration of books and reading, taking place from 26th November to 2nd December 2012.
The latest approved minutes, for the December 2011 meeting, have now been uploaded to the Minutes section of the site. and are available for public viewing. As ever, the minutes contain a police report, elected member reports, committee reports, DCC action plan updates, etc.
The Applications section has also been updated with the most recent planning application report – December 2011. This is a handy review of all recent applications relevant to the Dennistoun Community Council Area. Where applicable, brief summary comments are made. On occasion, DCC may submit or support a formal objection to an application.