‘This is the most significant regeneration project in North Lanarkshire and, indeed, Scotland.’
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‘This is an inclusive, innovative and progressive initiative, which gives people affordable access to the latest electric vehicles and offers a real alternative to costly car ownership.’
Six of Glasgow’s council wards – Baillieston, Calton, Canal, Drumchapel/Anniesland, Greater Pollok, and Pollokshields – will get hubs in the first phase.
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‘We know that the best people to decide how to tackle local challenges are the people who live and work in the area.’
‘It is economically efficient and effective to shift the tax burden onto property and land owners.’
The investment will be split across four towns – Inverkeithing, Hawick, Lochgilphead and Mauchline, with each town set to receive around £1m each.
‘Empty homes can have a huge impact on communities and reduce available housing supply at a time when housing is in great demand.’
£13.4m will be spent on a variety of low carbon projects in Scotland, including solar panels placed on social housing in Aberdeenshire and a district heat network in Midlothian.
‘These ongoing closures could have a huge impact on communities across Scotland.’