Chicago School Budget

Shields, Yvette
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/7/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32397, p45
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The article reports on the allocation of 4.7 billion dollars' budget for fiscal 2007 by the Chicago Public Schools in Illinois. The funds depended on state aid, maximum property tax growth, and reduction of spending on school-based initiatives. Mayor Richard Daley approved the property tax increase in order to cover the remaining budget deficits.


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