Council chiefs have hailed one of the jewels in the crown of the Tay Cities Deal project.
Local authorities across Courier Country wrote off almost £4 million in unpaid council tax last year, according to official figures.
A bus firm will roll out "cheaper" day return tickets across Tayside and Fife next week.
Courier Country fell silent on Remembrance Sunday as locals paid tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice in both world wars and later conflicts.
Tayside and Fife fell silent on Sunday to remember those who gave their lives in conflict for their country.
Temperatures are expected to plummet to as low as -9C in parts of Scotland next week, with snow showers possible at lower levels across the east coast.
Hospitals in Tayside and Fife cancelled more than 70 operations in one month for reasons such as lack of space, equipment or staff.
Construction of a £2 billion wind farm off Fife will begin next year after RSPB Scotland lost a long running legal challenge against development.
The centenary of one of the First World War’s most horrific battles was marked at a poignant ceremony in Dundee on Saturday.
Guy Fawkes Night 2017: Everything you need to know about fireworks displays in Perth & Kinross, Dundee, Angus and Fife
The sky across Courier Country will be lit up by fireworks in the coming days as Guy Fawkes Night celebrations get underway.