Increased parking and burial charges, more bus lane cameras and a reduction in funding for sports facilities are among more than £23 million of savings being proposed by Aberdeen City Council.
Parking charges could be raised across Aberdeen city centre as the council tries to find ways to balance its books.
Council officers have suggested closing eight public libraries in Aberdeen in a bid to save £500,000.
As the convener of the finance committee I am tasked each year to bring about a balanced budget for the City of Aberdeen.
The local authority hopes to save around £700,000 from its budget for Bon Accord Care.
Keeping some pupils in over lunchtime in a bid to make them buy school meals could be on the table for two Aberdeen academies.