Glasgow plans extra group hubs
Hubs will likely be distinctive areas from which a number of providers supplied by Glasgow Metropolis Council and its companions will likely be accessible and supplied. The method goals to enhance the effectivity of service supply.
The primary part of growth will concentrate on the neighborhoods of Baillieston; Calton; Channel; Drumchapel / Anniesland; Nice Pollok and Pollokshields.
The Glasgow Metropolis Council regards Baillieston and Drumchapel for example of how group hubs will host a variety of makes use of whereas selling regeneration.
In Baillieston, the council has lengthy been dedicated to constructing new sports activities services in James Lindsay Park, which can profit from a further £ 6.5 million envelope. The council said that this presents the potential of co-implementing different providers that meet the wants of the local people.
In Drumchapel, the choice to find the cluster will likely be knowledgeable by how native enterprise, group and housing wants may be aligned with the aspirations and desires of the group and the companion group primarily based in that group.
The council has additionally taken possession of the Dalmarnock Legacy Hub and can quickly start to interact with the local people to find out the very best makes use of for the constructing.
Work may also be underway to determine the areas of future group hubs in different areas of Glasgow as a part of the property and land council technique.
Councilor Greg Hepburn, chair of Glasgow Metropolis Council's Neighborhood, Housing and Public Area Coverage Committee, stated: "These proposals would create a brand new mannequin of group service supply that greatest meets the wants and comfort to Glaswegians, bringing native providers collectively This GBP 20 million funding would be the first step in remodeling the best way customers entry these providers in Glasgow, and the brand new central hubs will play a key position in revitalizing the six recognized areas – and also will present a sustainable future for the Dalmarnock Legacy cluster Future hubs in different components of town will play the same position in bringing these social and financial advantages all through Glasgow. "