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Welcome to Merchant City & Trongate Community Council (MCTCC) – your Community Council, at the heart of Glasgow, and a warm welcome to our website, whether this is your first visit or you’re a regular visitor. We hope you find something of interest – as well as the latest news affecting our community, we have links to COVID-19 resources, a local services directory and a gallery showcasing the Merchant City & Trongate areas of Glasgow.

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  • SPT Regional Transport Strategy Case for Change Consultation
    Strathclyde Partnership for Transport (SPT) have recently published their draft Case for Change Report for the Regional Transport Strategy, and welcome feedback on the report before 11 June 2021. SPT has a statutory duty under the Transport (Scotland) Act 2005 to produce a Regional Transport Strategy (RTS) for the west of Scotland. A new RTS […]
  • Fire on High St
    MCTCC’s Community Councillors were shocked find out about the fire that broke out at the corner of High St and George St in the early hours of Tuesday morning, and the resulting extensive damage to the buildings there. Although covered in scaffolding in the last couple of years, there were still established businesses using the […]
  • M8 Junction 21 closed overnight from 10-14 May
    Amey, on behalf of Transport Scotland as part of the Network Management Contract for the South West Trunk Road Unit, are undertaking essential gantry mesh maintenance overnight on the eastbound M8 Junction 21. Work will take place between 8pm and 6am, each night from Monday 10th May to Friday 14th May 2021. This scheme requires a closure of […]
  • Reminder – take our survey
    There’s still time to take our 2021 Survey – help us to help you. Let us know what you think are the main issues affecting our area, what would improve your quality of life in the area, and what you know about MCTCC. Have your say – we are YOUR Community Council! Thank you in […]
  • (Y)our Merchant City Workshops
    How would you improve the Merchant City? What projects do you think would make a difference? What would you support and like to see happen? An Action Plan and Framework for the regeneration of the Merchant City is currently being prepared by a consultant team appointed by Glasgow City Council. We want your input to […]

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