Glasgow City Council

Collegelands Calton Barras

Get in touch

  • Phone 0141 287 5740


The City Deal investment in this are aims to deliver an integrated, attractive and resilient neighbourhood in the inner east end of Glasgow. The project combines site remediation, increasing connections into and out of the area and public realm improvements to unlock the potential of the locality.

The key elements of the project including enabling rail infrastructure; Calton Barras Action Plan and Collegelands and Bellgrove Abattoir (known as the Meatmarket) site remediation and access.

Community Benefits

The benefits to the community are:

  • Vacant and derelict land remediated and brought back into use
  • New footpaths, roads and cycle routes will be created
  • New homes built
  • Increased commercial space created.


Consultation is underway. Further community engagement (including stakeholds like the Calton Barras Action Plan) will take place as the project progresses and develops.

Fact File


  • East of City Centre bounded by High Street; Glasgow Cross;
  • Saltmarket
  • Duke Street
  • Bellgrove Street
  • Abercrombie Street and
  • Glasgow Green

Electoral Ward


  • 9 - Calton
  • 10 - City Centre/Anderson
  • 18 - East Centre
  • £27m
Current Stage
  • Outline Business Case, scoping and concept design.
Completion Date
  • 2025


Get in touch

  • Phone 0141 287 5740
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