TITLE

In Los Angeles, 170 jobs to be axed in MTA chief's recovery plan

AUTHOR(S)
Berkman, Leslie
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;10/27/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30260, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a move to eliminate a number of jobs at the Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) to close the agency's operating budget deficit. Types of jobs to be eliminated; Pressure on corporate turnaround specialist Julian Burke to shore up the MTA's finances; Review of agency budget by Mayor Richard Riordan; Rejection by US Federal Transit Administration of agency's rail-recovery plan.
ACCESSION #
9711021067

 

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