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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga City Council may consider hiring more firefightersCouncilman Ken Smith may push for more firefighters in Chattanooga's 2017 opera
Chattanooga City Council may consider hiring more firefighters
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Councilman Ken Smith may push for more firefighters in Chattanooga's 2017 operations budget. In today's council agenda meeting, Smith said he will consider requesting a $916,290 budget amendment to include 14 vacant unfunded firefighter positions to... Read more
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The Times Leader
St. Clairsville city council approves tax increment financing district for St. Clair CommonsCouncil held the third and final reading of an ordinance to create a tax increm
St. Clairsville city council approves tax increment financing district for St. Clair Commons
The Times Leader / Posted 5 days ago
Council held the third and final reading of an ordinance to create a tax increment financing district to divert real estate taxes to pay for public improvements on the St. Clair Commons. The area totals 89 acres of vacant land which produces $49,000... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Hopefuls eye interim auditor seatHowever, Ruggieri, who has been the city's deputy auditor for 20 years, said sh
Hopefuls eye interim auditor seat
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
However, Ruggieri, who has been the city's deputy auditor for 20 years, said she has not decided what she wants to do beyond that. She also worked with the state for nine years prior to becoming the city's deputy auditor. "I am keeping my options... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore City Council, Rawlings-Blake reach budget dealMayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and City Council leaders reached a budget deal F
Baltimore City Council, Rawlings-Blake reach budget deal
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and City Council leaders reached a budget deal Friday, likely averting a threatened government shutdown and preserving $4.2 million in youth funding. Council President Bernard C. "Jack" Young's spokesman, Lester Davis,... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Amid support for schools, Pittsfield council drops call for deep budget cutsPITTSFIELD >> Talk of deep fiscal 2017 budget cuts evaporated during the
Amid support for schools, Pittsfield council drops call for deep budget cuts
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 9 days ago
PITTSFIELD >> Talk of deep fiscal 2017 budget cuts evaporated during the City Council's second straight five-plus-hour review session this week with zero reductions in the bottom line. However, the meeting Thursday did produce plenty of... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Spending hike of 2.2 percent passes North Adams City CouncilNORTH ADAMS >> The city council unanimously signed off Tuesday on a $39.5
Spending hike of 2.2 percent passes North Adams City Council
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 11 days ago
NORTH ADAMS >> The city council unanimously signed off Tuesday on a $39.5 million spending plan for fiscal 2017. After the typical vetting process during a series of meetings held by the council's three-member Finance Committee in recent... Read more
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The Mercury News
Palo Alto approves increased budgetBy Jacqueline Lee Daily News Staff Writer PALO ALTO -- Higher than estimated
Palo Alto approves increased budget
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
By Jacqueline Lee Daily News Staff Writer PALO ALTO -- Higher than estimated tax revenue and placing on hold three capital improvement projects mean that Palo Alto will not need to borrow from its reserves to balance the 2016-17 budget, city... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Budget reflects Palo Alto's growing resources, problemsAs City Manager James Keene wrote in his introduction to the budget: (The) dema
Budget reflects Palo Alto's growing resources, problems
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
As City Manager James Keene wrote in his introduction to the budget: (The) demands and conflicts emerging from our vibrant economy have heightened the intensity of the 'Palo Alto Process,' with new analyses and data generation demands, and deep dives... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb City Council to consider four budget options MondayThe DeKalb City Council will meet at 6 p.m. today at City Hall, 200 S. Fourth S
DeKalb City Council to consider four budget options Monday
Daily Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
The DeKalb City Council will meet at 6 p.m. today at City Hall, 200 S. Fourth Street, to consider four options presented for what is being called the fiscal 2016.5 budget. Because the city is changing its fiscal year to align with the calendar year,... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto budget takes aim at transportation challengesThe budget, which the City Council is preparing to adopt on June 13, also refle
Palo Alto budget takes aim at transportation challenges
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 16 days ago
The budget, which the City Council is preparing to adopt on June 13, also reflects the city's growing challenges in recruiting and retaining workers. Salaries and benefit costs are going up by $6.9 million, or 4.3 percent, thanks in large part to new... Read more
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The Herald News
Fall River budget talks to begin MondayFALL RIVER — The fiscal 2017 budget is now in the City Council's hands and we'l
Fall River budget talks to begin Monday
The Herald News / Posted 17 days ago
FALL RIVER — The fiscal 2017 budget is now in the City Council's hands and we'll now know when they'll start talking about it. According to a schedule released by the council, the committee on finance deliberations on the budget will begin Monday,... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Plenty of Work, and CampaignsCity Council's taken a couple of weeks off from full, regular meetings, though
Plenty of Work, and Campaigns
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
City Council's taken a couple of weeks off from full, regular meetings, though the beat goes on via budget work and various committees. They held the nominally final budget work session Wednesday (additional discussions are likely), and no less than... Read more
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The Herald News
5 things to know about the City Council's finance meeting FALL RIVER — With the fiscal 2017 budget due in just seven days from Mayor Ja
5 things to know about the City Council's finance meeting
The Herald News / Posted 25 days ago
FALL RIVER — With the fiscal 2017 budget due in just seven days from Mayor Jasiel Correia II’s administration, finances are front and center at Government Center, and it was no different... Read more
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The Marietta Times
City Council hears pitch for Armory kiosks for visitors"We're asking council's permission to place two kiosks by the Armory entrance,"
City Council hears pitch for Armory kiosks for visitors
The Marietta Times / Posted 30 days ago
"We're asking council's permission to place two kiosks by the Armory entrance," said Jane Tumas-Serna, vice president of the Armory Square, Inc. Board. She said the kiosks would basically be a directory that includes general information about Ohio,... Read more

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