As reported by Joseph, Cincinnati is set to lay off 344 employees, all from police and fire. This comes as a result of a ruling by a Republican judge that the city’s parking plan*, passed as an emergency measure, is subject to November referendum.
The referendum kills the plan because the city needs a balanced operating budget on July 1, and the vote won’t be held until November. The city lost $25M in revenue from the 2013 budget due to Kasich’s budget.
To cut to the chase, the judge’s ruling says […]Full Story... →