Nottingham City Council agreed this afternoon that Council tax support could only be provided at a rate of 80%. Those under 65 used to 100% Council Tax Benefit will have to find 20% of the tax.
The Conservatives’ City Leader blithely suggested that a £3m bill could be met through further savings.
Well, she has 35 days to come up with proposals for considerations at the budget day on March 3rd.
It will be a surprise if she and her group try, cos they haven’t submitted a significant alternative budget for years and years.