Alameda County PL budget cut by 52.5%

St. Lifer, Evan; Rogers, Michael
October 1993
Library Journal;10/15/1993, Vol. 118 Issue 17, p18
Trade Publication
Informs that the Alameda County Library (California) faces a budget cut of 52.5% in FY93/94 due to a shift in property tax revenue. Specific cutbacks; Layoffs; Possibility of further service reductions.


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