The Caithness Business Index has posted the following article:

No more cuts needed in setting 2012/13 budget

The Highland Council's Budget Leader has said that the Council will require to make no further cutbacks before setting its budget for 2012/13 on Thursday 9 February, next year. Councillor David Alston told the full council meeting (Thursday 16 Dec 2011) that 20.4 million of savings had been identified earlier in the year and thanks to prudent budget planning - involving consultation with the public - the budget was balanced for the new financial year. ... [Read Full Article]