“Recommendation(s) of Executive Councillor: (d) The Executive is asked to recommend that the Council Meeting:

 agrees the Budget for 2016/17 described in the report and set out in Appendix Three;  notes and comments upon the financial forecasts for 2016/17 to 2020/21 (Appendix Eight), and the key issues to be addressed in formulating a response to the future financial challenges facing the Council;  passes the appropriate Council Tax resolutions which produce a Council Tax increase of 3.75% ..”