Scarborough Borough Council have revealed the date of a meeting they hope will help resolve a five-year legal battle involving Whitby Harbour.
A group of Whitby residents say funds raised from the harbour should only be spent on the harbour rather than other services.
Fight 4 Whitby's legal battle has meant no accounts have been officially signed off in five years.
Steve Siddons- the Borough Council leader- says the authority took significant advice on the matter:
He hopes the meeting, later this month, will conclude the long-running stand-off: