TITLE

Pittsburgh Mayor Proposes 2003 Tax Hikes, Spending Cuts

AUTHOR(S)
Braun, Martin Z.
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;11/13/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31512, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Tom Murphy, mayor of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, unveiled a 2003 budget that relies on alcohol tax hike and cuts in public safety spending to help cover a projected $60 million shortfall. Tax measures which have to be approved by the state's legislature; Percent increase in the fixed costs of the state; Targeted fund balance maintained by the state budget.
ACCESSION #
8674246

 

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