Highland councillors yesterday pressed officers from the council's IT department for answers about delays in the roll-out of new software and hardware upgrades.
Councillor Alister Mackinnon
Highland Council's budget leader Alister Mackinnon brought a glimmer of cheer to councillors on Corporate Resources committee in Inverness yesterday when he confirmed the council has halved its projected overspend and was hopeful of achieving a balanced budget or 'maybe even an underspend.'
Highland Council has launched a new video showing parents the benefits of their children being bilingual.
Highland Council will today begin consulting with its staff and the public to seek ways to make multi-million pound savings.
Highland Council yesterday announced it has allocated a further £1.5million funding towards mending roads in a state of disrepair across the region - but they faced questions over where the money will go.
Cash-strapped Highland Council has bowed to public pressure and delayed plans to axe 29 rural toilets - aimed to make annual savings £338,000 a year.
Highland Council aims to generate a £4million profit after agreeing to invest £2.3m on installing solar panels on buildings across its estate.
The Highland Council have forecasted a potential financial year overspend of £2.2 million in its winter maintenance budget.
A north community counicl leader has voiced concerns for the future of the organisations in the wake of Highland Council’s decision to cut their income by half in a bid to make essential savings.
Councillors have demanded urgent talks with the fire service after it emerged that only four of the town's 17 firefighters turned out to tackle a serious blaze which destroyed a building.
Councillors have demanded more information about the cost of providing transport for children attending Gaelic medium primary schools.