There's a myth of a quick pandemic recovery for American biz and workers. Sadly, that's just another empty campaign promise.
Accordingly, here's the social media money line from the embattled local mayor and a promise of fewer services for residents whilst our suburban neighbors snicker and enjoy urban municipal hardship that's also headed their way . . .
"Due to budget challenges, our administrative staff in the City Manager and Finance Department have asked all City departments, to forecast reductions and adjustments needed to make to address a decline in tax revenues of roughly $60 million over the next year."
Accordingly, we're talking about more furloughs at 12th & Oak, continued cutbacks on trash pickup, maintenance and infrastructure repair . . . And inevitably; layoffs.
Developing . . .