|Local Finance and Public Services|
Ensuring sufficient financial resources for local authority tasks
For local and regional authorities to be able to carry out their public duties effectively, it is essential that they have at their disposal the level of financial resources to match their responsibilities.
One of the challenges is therefore to find an optimum structure of income sources which enable local and regional authorities to offer
local citizens a set of good and efficiently run local services, such as
education, local transport, refuse collection, etc.