Perth and Kinross Council-Authority sought to write-off unpaid debts

Members of the Strategic Policy & Resources Committee will next week (Wednesday 17 June) be asked to give authority to Council officers to write-off some outstanding debts of money owed to Perth & Kinross Council.

Community Watch initiative to receive wider roll out

Perth and Kinross Community Safety Partnership encompassing Perth & Kinross Council, Police Scotland and Scottish Fire and Rescue Service along with...

Perth Crematorium: FAQs

The grounds of Perth Crematorium are currently designated as an area of 'open space' and for this reason the Council published notice of a proposal to appropriate parts of the external boundary of the grounds for use as as part of the creation of a new A9/A85 link road for Phase 1 of the Perth Transport Futures Project.

Extra £10 million for services

Perth & Kinross Council have agreed a final budget for 2015/16, which will see almost £10 million invested in front line services and includes a freeze on Council Tax for the ninth consecutive year.

A boost of £1.9 million spent in Perth throughout the festive period

Perth and Kinross Council have confirmed a economic impact of £1.9 million was invested throughout Perth.

Tips for tenants on protecting their homes from winter weather

Winter has been mild so far, but we never know when a cold snap is around the corner. Cold winter weather can place increased pressure on the Council’s Housing Repairs and Improvements Service.

Council complaints handling comes under scrutiny

Members of the Scrutiny Committee will discuss two reports about complaints handling in Perth & Kinross Council when they meet next Wednesday (3 December).

New recycling bins for European Week for Waste Reduction

Perth & Kinross Council is installing new, temporary recycling bins to collect electric and electronic waste as part of the European Week for Waste Reduction, from 22 November until 18 December.

Alcohol Drug Partnership makes inroads to achieving a recovery approach

Perth & Kinross Council's Housing & Health committee will hear about the developments on services for people with drug and alcohol problems as noted in the Alcohol Drug Partnership (ADP) Annual Report to the Scottish Government at its next meeting on Wednesday 29 October.

Career Academies UK commences its second year in Perth and Kinross

A programme that has helped thousands of school pupils across the UK find their right career path is now going into its second year in Perth & Kinross Council schools.