The Area Council Manager spoke to the report highlighting the financial situation of the Area Council. From an opening budget of £216,886.17 for the 2019/20 financial year, £4,288.41 remained for allocation.
Within the Dearne Development Fund the opening balance was £88,590.88, with £19,018.78 of this from healthier communities. Nine projects had been funded, with £24,946.13 remaining.
Members noted that the Housing and Migration post had now been filled, with the officer starting on the 6th January, 2020. Comments were made that the post had been vacant nearly a year, despite it being much needed.
RESOLVED that the report be noted.