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Coalville Special Expenses Finance Update

Meeting: 17/12/2019 - Coalville Special Expenses Working Party (Item 21)

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Report of the Head of Economic Regeneration

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The Head of Economic Regeneration presented the report to Members.


Following a lengthy discussion regarding the recommendation to cabinet to increase the special expenses council tax precept, Members expressed concerns and were not prepared to support it.  They felt strongly that an increase should not be made to fill a gap in funding and other options to increase income streams should be investigated first.


In response to a question from Councillor E Allman in relation to projections in council tax due to new builds, the Head of Economic Regeneration agreed to provide a breakdown of figures outside of the meeting.


It was moved by Councillor M B Wyatt, seconded by Councillor J Legrys and




The report be noted and the comments from the working party be presented to cabinet when considering the budget proposals for 2020/21.