Cllr Alasdair Christie says the plans are aimed at 'improving health and prosperity in our area'
Councillor Gordon Adam said the funding, if approved, will be an investment in the future of the Highlands.
The budget proposals will be considered by Highland Council tomorrow, March 4.
Councillor Andrew Jarvie also wants to see a Council Tax cut in this year's budget when it is decided on Thursday
THE future of a fire-hit school site remains unclear following a second devastating blaze, Highland Council has said.
Highland Council has today widened eligibility and extended the deadline for businesses to apply for its Discretionary Business Grant scheme.
It included a large dead larch tree, which was overhanging a public footpath on the Ness Islands, is now complete.
POSTAL votes have begun being sent out to voters ahead of a council ward by-election next week.
More than £6 million will go to supporting wages, grants for businesses as well as training and apprenticeships
HIGHLAND Council has released a photo showcasing the devastating damage caused by the latest fire at a Highland school.
Firefighters have been using all means at their disposal to tackle the blaze at Park Primary – the second in a year.
Councillor Struan Mackie launched the campaign after branding the proposals a 'destruction of rural democracy'