victoria road from park

 

new superstore - Just what Govanhill needs, potential for new jobs to revitalise the Victoria Road area or another slap in the face for Victoria Road's current resurgence as a shopping destination by the big battalions?

NEXT MEETING: 8TH December

7pm to 9pm, Samaritan House, 79 Coplaw Street, Govanhill

(NOTE : this venue has changed, since previous announcements)

 

Last month, the topic of Cleansing cropped up a lot.

At this meeting we have a number of guest speakers to discuss this topic:

  • Anne Lear - Allan Mcdonald – G. H. A.
  • Gordon Smith - The Hub
  • Gerry Mcavennie – Cleansing Depot Manager
  • Nigel Kerr – Group Manager – Public Health

Come along, bring your questions, hear what they have to say.

 

Current Issues

 

  • Housing - Campaigning - unaccountable private landlords (poorly regulated and not covered by a cohesive housing policy)
  • environment - roads conditions

Planning

  • - Scrutines planning applications affecting our area
  • - big supermarket (shelved) - protecting and developing parks
  • - Waste and Recycling Plant
  • - concerns about victoria road as a shopping

Licensing

  • - liquor licensing laws
  • - betting shops licensing

 

 

 

 

 

All meetings are public - you are welcome to come along to observe the council at work. Whilst only elected members take part in the debate and voting, we may ask for your opinion on matters that you feel strongly about.

We meet on the second Monday of each month at Samaritan House, 79 Coplaw Street, Govanhill. (map)

Meetings start at 7pm and are finished by 9pm.

 

 

Elections for new Councillors

We have vacancies on the Community Council. If you'd like to contribute to your community - and have a say in what goes on get yourself nominated. Forms are in the Govanhill Library.

Got something to say? Suggestions for the website? Issues in the area? Questions? Email contact@crosshillandgovanhill.org.uk .