How would you save £2.2 million? Broxtowe residents are being urged to help shape the Council’s budget for 2017/18 as part of a consultation.
The consultation, which is available online at www.broxtowe.gov.uk/budgetconsultation asks residents to rate services they receive from the Council, what methods they would prefer the Council to implement to save the £2.2 million is needs to save over the next three years, as well as providing an opportunity to give their ideas on how the Council can continue to offer high quality services whilst balancing the books.
Chair of the Finance and Resources Committee, Councillor Paul Simpson said: “With government grant expected to reduce to zero by 2019/20, there are challenging times and difficult decisions ahead for the Council. We aim to rise to this challenge and need our residents to help us by sharing their views on where they want us to spend and save their money.”
To complete the consultation, visit www.broxtowe.gov.uk/budgetconsultation.
You can also send your comments to firstname.lastname@example.org and include “BUDGET COMMENTS” in the subject line or write to: Deputy Chief Executive, Council Offices, Foster Avenue, Beeston, Nottingham, NG9 1AB
The consultation will be available until Wednesday 30th November.
For more information about the consultation, please contact Broxtowe Borough Council on 0115 917 3228 or email email@example.com
Source: Broxtowe Borough Council press release.