victoria road from park

 

 

 

NEXT MEETING: 8th February

7pm - 9pm, at Samaritan House, 79 Coplaw Street, Govanhill

 

The issues around the rubbish in streets and back courts, and long term solutions, will be explored further with a representative from The Hub. We will also be hearing from developers who are developing on the site of the old bus station on Butterbiggins Road.

 

All meetings are open to 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.

Or join the conversation about YOUR area on facebook (Like this group to get updates) or twitter

 

 

CCTV Progress

Thanks to all who signed the petition.

We have some news on the long-delayed installation of CCTV - and will be keeping an eye on progress and effectiveness.

 

cctv coming feb 5th

 

 

Children's Choir

Govanhill Children's Choir, which takes place every Tuesday from 5-6pm at the Govanhill Baths. We're especially keen for new members aged 7-10. Any further info : louisecairns@hotmail.com

 

Current Issues

 

  • Housing - unaccountable private landlords (poorly regulated and not covered by a cohesive housing policy)
  • Cleansing - plenty of evidence of neglect
  • environment - roads conditions
  • Policing - public safety

Planning

  • - Scrutinise planning applications affecting our area
  • - protecting and developing parks
  • - concerns about Victoria Road as a shopping area

 

All meetings are open to the 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. If you have a topic you'd like to be raised, please tell us at the start of meetings.

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 still have a couple of vacancies on the Community Council. If you'd like to contribute to your community - and have a say in what goes o,n get yourself nominated. Come along to a meeting and introduce yourself, or email us on the address below.

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