Two of Kirklees Council's top brass to go saving taxpayers almost £500k
Top brass at Kirklees Council are set to go amid a shake-up of senior officials.
The council says it will save almost half-a-million-pounds per year by cutting the number of directors and re-shuffling senior staff.
A review has been launched but documents just published reveal plans to get rid of two of the current five directors.
Director of resources, Dr David Smith, is set to retire and one other will leave.
The cull of council bosses comes just six years after the council saved £1.2m by shaving a number of senior management positions.
The new structure will leave the chief executive... read more
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