Birmingham City Council will not increase council tax this year despite it still needing to save a hundred million pounds of government cuts.
The council says it'll start charging to collect garden waste. People will have to pay £35 a year to have their garden rubbish collected.
The council says the cuts are too harsh and the government hasn't listened.
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A band of persistent, occasionally heavy rain moves eastwards over the region.
Winds increasing further on Monday morning with a persistent band of rain sinking south across the area by midday.
Thousands of runners took part in the Great Birmingham 10K. The 6.2mile event went around the city, ending on Broad Street.