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In his second, detailed budget letter to constituents Councilperson Leigh Greden (D – 3rd Ward) lists the City’s recent efforts to trim the budget without reducing services.
According to the Michigan Municipal League, cities and counties throughout Michigan are suffering the worst fiscal crisis since the Great Depression. 70 Michigan cities are on the verge of bankruptcy. Cities including Grand Rapids, Livonia, Plymouth, Ypsilanti, and Warren are closing senior centers and swimming pools, reducing solid waste services, and laying off police officers and firefighters.
This letter is a follow-up to his earlier city budget overview.
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