This is the Latest news from Inverclyde Council
Rankin Memorial Service 2019, Sun 19 May A remembrance service is being held on 19 May for anyone affected by the death of a baby.
Port Glasgow customer service desk withdrawn from 10 May The customer service function at Princes Street House in Port Glasgow is being withdrawn on Friday 10 May 2019 due to a lack of demand.
Cardwell Road bridge waterproofing work starts 13 May Work starts at 8am on Monday 13 May 2019 to replace the waterproofing on the bridge over the railway line at Cardwell Road in Gourock.
A date for your diary - Gourock Highland Games Sunday 12 May The Gourock Highland Games kicks off the Scottish highland games season on Sunday 12 May at 12noon in Battery Park, Gourock.
Community groups can apply for council grants Community groups are being invited to apply for a share of £200,000 in council grants.
Scam alert - council tax bills and magazine ad sales Local businesses and residents are being warned about scammers in Inverclyde trying to con them out of their money.
Scam alert - bogus boiler company A bogus boiler company is trying to piggy back on a council scheme to improve energy efficiency in Inverclyde homes.
Trading Standards issues warning about fake ‘local business’ phone numbers Trading Standards officers in Inverclyde are warning local people about a new, high-tech take on an old scam which has seen one couple end up £1,500 out of pocket.
Local kids miss out on free school meals after DWP blocks info sharing Children from low income families are missing out on free school meals and help to buy school clothes and shoes because the Department of Work & Pensions (DWP) has banned Inverclyde Council departments from sharing information.
New online budgeting tool to help people manage their money A new, easy-to-use budgeting tool is available on the council’s website to help people managing their money.
‘Iconic’ cruise visitor plans approved Plans have been approved for an iconic building on the banks of the Clyde at Greenock to welcome cruise ship passengers to Scotland.
Transport Scotland - M8 Commonside resurfacing between Junctions 30 & 29 Find out more about planned resurfacing work being carried out by Transport Scotland on the M8 in April with significant delays expected.
Diodes deal done Diodes Incorporated has completed the acquisition of Texas Instruments’ Greenock, Scotland wafer fabrication facility and operations.