Temporary homeless accommodation could be phased out for people in Dundee under innovative new plans.
There has been a 40% increase in the number of Tayside children admitted to hospital drunk since 2016.
Dundee City Council is preparing for fuel shortages if Britain leaves the European Union without a deal.
The number of people being taken into police custody after offending has fallen by around 70,000 a year since Police Scotland has formed in 2013.
A new housing development to the west of Dundee could lead to the first brand new secondary school in the city in 40 years.
Council job losses cannot be ruled out in Dundee, the SNP's administration leader has warned.