The Mayor’s New Budget | 101 KXL

The Mayor’s New Budget

Written by Mike Turner on May 1, 2014
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Portland Mayor Charlie Hales introduced his proposed budget Thursday.

His priorities are affordable housing for the homeless, emergency preparedness and an expansion of the Sun Schools program.

It includes no layoffs and even a few additional employees but there’s no relief for the Fire Bureau who’s union is worried about layoffs when the federal Safer Grant runs out in another year.

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