I've referenced this week's Council Budget Meeting in several recent blog posts - see here and here, in particular ...
... the actual Meeting was yesterday (Thursday 21st), and the approved Coalition Motion is now available via the following link:
The relevant Council News Release follows here:
And all of the Reports/Motions from the meeting are visible via this link:
The webcast of the whole meeting is here:
... my own contribution to the debate can be seen directly via this link: http://bit.ly/1Ugb5HI
As I say at the end of that contribution; I do want a clear message to go to all those - in this election year - who are standing for Holyrood ...
... the days of centralised control of local community services have to come to an end. Enough really is enough. It's time to re-empower local communities and give Local Authorities back some control over their own destiny.
Time to let go.