Highland Council’s Conservatives will intervene in Thursday’s budget setting meeting to propose radical new measures to fund more council house building.
Councillor Andrew Jarvie
Campaigners yesterday ramped up their fight to ensure the vital Snap (Special Needs Action Project) service for young people with learning disabilities remains open, by handing in a petition to the Highland Council.
Furious locals and councillors have blasted a housing developer for putting up a sales office for its controversial development near Culloden Moor without planning permission - and leaving it there after planning permission was refused.
Members of the care, learning and hounsing committee yesterday agreed to look at funding options for a brand new indoor tennis facility.
The proposed development of a derelict former tourist information centre on the outskirts of Inverness has been warmly welcomed by local councillors.
After it was announced on Tuesday the Highland Council had found an additional £1.5million worth of funding to fix Highland roads, an Inverness councillor has welcomed the move, but has his concerns over how far the funding will stretch.