Kent County Council has launched a six week consultation campaign to explain the impending scale of the county council’s budget challenge for next year.
The Council estimates it needs to make £80 million of savings for the 2016/17 budget.
This comes on top of savings of £433 million already made over the last five years.
The council will be asking people how they want their money spent in the face of increasing demands for county council services at a time of reduced funding. (more…)