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?


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.

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


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


  • - 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.

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