Cllr MacLaren welcomes ‘Missing Shares’ pilot project

“One of the biggest problems for owners in traditional tenements is when other owners are either unwilling or unable to pay their share of any repairs,” said Councillor Kenny MacLaren (SNP – Paisley Northwest), regarding an update on the Missing Shares pilot project run by Renfrewshire Council.

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Councillors welcome funding for local parks

SNP Councillors Kenny & Mags MacLaren have welcomed the decision of the Communities, Housing & Planning policy board to award grants to local community groups including the Friends of West Primary and Paisley West and Central Community Council.

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SNP Councillors welcome new Pavement Parking legislation

“The powers to tackle pavement parking within the newly passed Transport (Scotland) Bill is good news to many communities across Paisley and Renfrewshire” said Councillor Kenny MacLaren (SNP – Paisley Northwest) welcoming the Transport (Scotland) Bill passing the final Parliamentary hurdle before becoming law. Continue reading

Cllr MacLaren urges residents to respond to BBC Licence fee changes

“There has been very little coverage of the consultation on whether those over 75 years old should get a free TV licence, so I would encourage anyone with views on this to contact the BBC before this consultation closes on 12th February”, said Councillor Kenny MacLaren (SNP – Paisley Northwest) commenting on a BBC consultation on whether over 75s should continue to receive a free TV licence. Continue reading