Falkirk Council

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Falkirk Council has published a new anti-poverty strategy that sets out how the council can expand on previous work with renewed efforts to address poverty over the next five years. With a focus on maximising household incomes and reducing living costs, such as utility and energy costs, 'Building a

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Falkirk Council has made significant improvements over the last two years to how it works but now it must focus on tackling a £62 million budget gap, the Accounts Commission has said. In a new report, the watchdog highlighted improvements in how the council works together, in setting a clear v

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Falkirk Council has agreed to freeze its Council Tax rate with a Band ‘D’ property remaining at £1362.82 per annum for 2024/25. £1 million in funding was allocated for village regeneration in Bainsford and Langlees, and Dunipace.

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Falkirk could see one of Scotland’s largest transfers of property to the community if councillors approve plans later this month. A report to a council meeting set for 31 January will recommend that officers progress with a plan to pass on 25 properties the council no longer requires to groups

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Falkirk Council’s Executive Committee has agreed that Grangemouth Flood Protection Scheme which is Scotland’s largest flood scheme can proceed to the statutory notification stage after it considered an update report yesterday.

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A new five-year Local Housing Strategy was approved by elected members of Falkirk Council at this week's Executive meeting which sets out a housing supply target for 2023-2028 to deliver a total of 2,600 new homes. 

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A new initiative will see Falkirk Council’s welfare advisers give out free money advice at local health centres. The Welfare Advice and Health Partnerships project aims to improve the health and wellbeing of citizens while freeing up the time of medical practitioners, by embedding expert advic

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