The next of Garnethill CC meeting will be 7:30pm Tuesday 7th February 2012 in the Multicultural Centre; see bottom of page for the agenda and previous minutes.
Web Sites for Garnethill
As part of continuous improvement a new Garnethill Wordpress site has been setup:
We also now have a group on Facebook with the help of Etta, see:
See also the website setup by the CC Resource Centre covering all CC's city-wide:
Garnethill Walkabout 2011
This year's walkabout took place on Sunday 22nd May 2011 and was a great success with lots of residents and City Councillors attending. Ric was able to take pictures and these are available on the Flickr 'Garnethill' group, available from:
If you have a Flickr account you can add any further images of the walkabout to the same group.
Cambridge Street EasyHotel Planning Application
A new hotel is being proposed to be placed in Garnethill on Cambridge Street, at Hill Street, next to the Travelodge hotel and opposite the Thistle hotel. See the proposals currently available at:
Visit to Blochairn Control Centre
Following the presentation given by Steve McGeady of Glasgow Community Safety Services at the April 2011 meeting, a visit to the Blochairn Control Centre took place on Wednesday 4th May 2011. This proved to be a useful visit for those in the community interested in community safety, and gave those present ideas of how CCTV can be used for Garnethill.
Photography within the control room itself was not allowed.
The Community Council are currently working with Community Safety Services to have a temporary CCTV camera installation placed in or near Garnethill Park.
See these links for further information on Blochairn:
Planning Application: 134 Renfrew Street
The Planning Application Committee visited the site on Tuesday 28th June 2011 before convening at the City Chambers. Unfortunately, none of the residents who were present were given an opportunity to speak to members of the PAC. The decision of the PAC, announced later the same day, was to approve the planning application by a slim margin:
es that voted them in.
Garnethill Community Council Meetings
There is a monthly meeting of Garnethill Community Council, Glasgow City Councillors and residents, who come together to discuss and deal with issues affecting our locality. Remember that you do not have to be a member of the Community Council to be able to bring a concern to the attention of the meeting. If you would like advice or to consult on any issue in advance of a meeting and would like to discuss this with an office bearer please use one of the email addresses below.
Meetings are 7:30pm at the GMC unless otherwise stated.
Following elections in October 2010, Garnethill CC was constituted with the following Community Councillors:
Following the sad loss of Margaret Khan in August 2011, Garnethill CC is currently constituted as: