Before its discussion in the City Council, which will take place in the coming weeks, today Wednesday 17 December 2008 the municipal council of Bra presented to the economic, social and participation forces present in the territory the guidelines of the forecast budget of the Municipality for the year 2009. With a draw of just over forty-one million euros, the economic maneuver for next year provides for rates and tariffs unchanged compared to the 2008, with greater reductions for low-income families. This morning the representatives of the productive categories discussed with the mayor Camillo Scimone, the councilor for finances Claudio Lacertosa and the representatives of the council, in addition to the chairman of the finance council, Piero Degetto. In the afternoon the consultations continued with the representatives of the trade unions, of the consultations for equal opportunities, for voluntary work and with the youth council. The last appointment is with the representatives of the neighborhood and fractional committees. (Rg)