Council workers in Dundee have come a step closer to strike action after last ditch talks to safeguard their working conditions “failed”.
“Young people are going to be so inspired. Hopefully we’ll see them on the telly winning gold medals.”
Dundee City Council has forked out more than £6,400 in a bid to prepare councillors for media interviews – despite providing its own training at no cost the year before.
A shake-up of the council’s voluntary redundancy and early retirement process could lead to union members balloting for industrial action.
Dundee residents will be asked to fork out £35 a year to have their brown bins emptied.
If you were in charge of the council budget, how would you balance the books and keep everyone happy?
A new scheme to provide free financial help to people having problems with debt, heating their homes or saving for their future has been launched.
Dundonians face a hike in council tax bills and car parking charges as the city council bids to slash £15 million from its budget, city chiefs have revealed.
A council finance chief says he can’t “wish away” increases in costs for services in Dundee as he prepares for a raft of price rises.
Dundee City Council finance chief Willie Sawers believes the Scottish Government’s budget will have little impact on local frontline services.
Dundee businesses owe the council nearly £2.5m in unpaid rates, it has been revealed.
A trade union boss has warned of the “growing gap” between staff salaries in Dundee City Council.
DUNDEE’S council chiefs have insisted they’re minimising the impact that cutbacks are having on the public — three months into their new budget.