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Council approves budget and council tax increase for 2018/19

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 15:59
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

Rent increase to fund more affordable housing

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 14:50
Councillors agreed to raise housing rents by 3% to help fund this further investment in new social housing to meet increased demand.

Depute provost takes on provost's duties

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 13:11
Midlothian’s depute provost Margot Russell will take over the provost’s role temporarily following the sudden death of Councillor Adam Montgomery.

Council Meeting delayed

Tue, 13/02/2018 - 12:23
The start of this morning's Council Meeting has been delayed until 1pm