Lead Partner: Clearchannel UK
Other Partners: Glasgow City Council
City Marketing Bureau
Project HistoryClick an image to enlarge
Glasgow City Centre, Merchant City
The Merchant City has been transformed with new signs and street
This public realm project revitalised an area around the former
Sheriff Court building and transformed historic settings in the
It aimed to creatively redesign the streets once-dominated by
traffic and turn them into pedestrian-friendly spaces for people to
walk through, sit and enjoy.
New high quality tourist signs, made of stainless steel,
vitreous enamel and granite, have been installed to guide visitors
to tourist venues and commercial centres and encourage a walking
The majority of the work has now been completed, but council
chiefs say more innovative projects are in the pipeline.
Between 2003 and 2014 Clyde Waterfront was a strategic
partnership comprising the Scottish Government, Scottish
Enterprise, Glasgow City, Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire
Councils. Its purpose was to promote the economic, social and
environmental regeneration of 13 miles of the River Clyde from
Glasgow city centre to Dumbarton.