About us

mctcc boundaryWe meet on the last Tuesday of each month from 7-9pm  in Glasgow City Chambers. All Merchant City and Trongate residents are welcome to attend. 

We are residents’ forum and pressure group for the Merchant City & Trongate area of Glasgow. We are consulted officially by Glasgow City Council on planning and licensing applications and we are the residents’ representatives on outside bodies/committees.

Achievements: We work hard to make the neighbourhood better for all residents. Our achievements include…

IMG_7753_EditImproving the area

  • Working with restaurants and bars to clear the pavements of large wheelie bins
  • Supporting the development of Greyfriar’s Garden
  • Greening empty site at Wilson St/Candleriggs


  • Getting involved every year with the organisation of the Merchant City Festival
  • Running the Christmas Window Competition