Performance and spending news
Published on 13 Feb 2018
Midlothian Council has approved its budget for 2018/19 which provides for spending on services of £201.5 million. In approving the budget, the council rejected a number of the savings proposals put
Published on 3 Nov 2017
Midlothian Council Leader Derek Milligan called for more funding for local services when he met with the Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Derek Mackay, at the Scottish Parliament last Thursday (November 2).
Published on 27 Oct 2017
Midlothian Council’s leader has warned that some local services could be facing a 50% cut or might “disappear altogether over the next four years if further funding cuts from the Scottish Government go ahead.”
Published on 20 Oct 2017
Residents, businesses and community groups have until mid-December to take part in Midlothian Council’s latest budget consultation.
Published on 13 Oct 2017
Midlothian Council Leader Derek Milligan is to meet with Finance Minister Derek Mackay next month to discuss the financial pressures the council is facing.
Published on 10 Oct 2017
A multi-million pound savings programme, aimed at addressing Midlothian Council’s budget shortfall over the next four years, was put before councillors at a special meeting on Tuesday 10 October.
Published on 23 Dec 2016
Midlothian Council has approved a series of saving proposals aimed at meeting a projected £12.9 million shortfall in its budget next year.
Published on 1 Nov 2016
Residents who want to have their say on the future of local services in Midlothian are being reminded that they have until next Monday (November 7) to complete the council’s Choices for Change survey.
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