Muckhart Village from Seamab

Reminder: Budget Consultation Close Date

This is a reminder that the Council’s Budget Consultation closes this week, on Friday 2nd February, if you haven’t already submitted a response.

Further information can be found in the Accounts Commission Report – see below:

Accounts Commission

Reporting on Clackmannanshire Council: serious concerns raised

Clackmannanshire Council must take urgent and decisive action to sort out its financial problems, says the Accounts Commission.

In a new Report, the local authority watchdog highlights serious concerns about the council’s financial position. Read the report, via the following link, for an independent view of Council performance:

http://www.audit-scotland.gov.uk/uploads/docs/report/2018/bv_180125_clackmannanshire.pdf

CTSi Council Budget – Public Meetings

Details of the CTSi Public Meetings arranged to allow public discussion of the proposed Council budget.

MCC would also encourage you to participate in the consultation on the proposed budget (see below):

2018-19 Budget Consultation http://www.clacks.gov.uk/council/budget1819/

Proposals put forward by officers for budget savings are now on the Council’s website.  https://clackmannanshire.citizenspace.com/communications-department/budget-consultation-2018-19/user_uploads/budget-booklet-2017e.pdf

 

 

Contact the Elderly

A new ‘Time for Tea’ service for the elderly will be starting in Muckhart in January.

Do you, or someone you know, live alone and find it difficult to get out and about?

If so, please contact FRAN McNICOLL, Muckhart Parish Church via email: fmcnicoll2014@hotmail.co.uk or via mobile number: 07732232694 for more information.