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Capital investment tops £400million

More than £400m is being invested in capital projects such as schools and roads without extra borrowing, Somerset County Council’s Cabinet heard yesterday (Monday). An update on approvals of capital spending – spending on buildings and structures rather than running costs – showed that the current programme amounts to more than £410m. This includes spending […]

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Extra £7.1m to boost Council services

An extra £7.1 million will be invested to improve services across Somerset, it was revealed today. Somerset County Council already announced plans to spend £46.5m as part of the 2014/15 Capital Investment Programme back in February. This additional money includes £4.5m to repair roads damaged by the severe weather this winter, £1.6m to update and […]