Building a more
inclusive, sustainable
and connected
City Region

Regional Economic Recovery

£5 billion housing energy
retrofit programme

£1 billion City Deal infrastructure

City Region of Innovation

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We are eight partner councils working to improve Glasgow City Region - one of the largest UK city region and Scotland's economic powerhouse.

Together with key partners we are delivering a programme of work to grow a strong, inclusive and sustainable City Region and an economy which delivers for all our people and businesses.

What we do

We manage a series of strategies and programmes to support and protect the Region's economy.

> 42%

to degree level

£1 billion

government funding

1.8 million



in Western Europe

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April 2021 Director’s Blog

At the milestone of just over a year since the […]

A number of positive developments at Glasgow City Region

Latest Director’s Blog Unbelievable that we are in March already. […]

Forestry and Woodland Strategy Launched

A new Forestry and Woodland Strategy for Glasgow City Region is […]

Progress on Clyde Waterfront and Renfrew Riverside project

Construction of the Clyde Waterfront and Renfrew Riverside project will […]

City Deal Project Reduces Flood Risk with Raingardens

Attractive raingardens have been created as part of a key […]

January 2021 Director’s Blog

Big ambitions for Glasgow City Region remain undimmed by Covid. […]

Glasgow City Region City Deal​

Glasgow City Region’s £1 Billion City Deal was the first City Deal in Scotland and is one of the largest and the most advanced in the UK.

View the map for more information on 21 key infrastructure projects and our partner councils.

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