Hundreds of voters could be forced to make a six-mile round trip to their nearest polling station.
More than 100 concerned residents met to voice concerns over the contentious Almond Valley housing development.
Highland Perthshire parent councils have been praised for their part in working to secure the future of their schools.
The future is looking brighter for four primary schools under scrutiny as part of Perth and Kinross Council's estates review.
A new bridge over the A9 has been opened as part of a £35 million overhaul of Perth’s road network.