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East Kilbride News - - EAST KILBRIDE VIEW -

Each week we will pub­lish the best posts and tweets from our fol­low­ers. To pick up all the lat­est news, de­bate and is­sues af­fect­ing EK like us on face­book and fol­low us on twit­ter. Coun­cil bud­get plan News read­ers had their say af­ter it emerged res­i­dents in South La­nark­shire faced a three per cent coun­cil tax rise as part of next year’s bud­get pro­pos­als which aim to save up to £18 mil­lion.

LLau­ren Mx said:“Un­less the ser­vices im­prove we shouldn’t be pay­ing a penny more.”

Marie Ford posted:“A lot of us work­ing par­ents can­not af­ford an in­crease. This gives me the fear.”

Ian Pater­son sug­gested:“Time South La­nark­shire Coun­cil was bro­ken up into smaller re­gions. Might cost more but we would get a bet­ter ser­vice.”

Pablo Mac Lough­lanin said:“£5 mil­lion cut to com­mu­nity re­sources – hit the work­ing poor as per. Ser­vice is at sat­u­ra­tion point.”

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