Commission member Tim McKay looks at the financial challenges faced by councils as part of the publication of our Local Government Overview 2021 report.
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Councils and communities worked well together, but impacts of Covid-19 are unequal.
Scotland’s councils reacted quickly, working alongside communities and partners, to address the unprecedented challenges created by Covid-19. Many challenges remain significant, made more urgent by the multiple impacts of Covid-19 on communities and services.