News Home
Quick Bites Archive
Exploradio Archive
Programs Schedule Make A Pledge Member BenefitsFAQ/HelpContact Us
Government and Politics

Going to the source
In a community with major budget challenges, there is a public meeting on tap to provide citizens with information and gather opinions

Tim Rudell
Downtown Canton - seen from the southeast. Although the city's budget for 2011 is up a little from 2010 it is down signifcantly from before the recession hit.
Courtesy of RUdell
Download (WKSU Only)

Resident of northeast Ohio's third largest city get a chance to talk to their mayor about the very tight 2011 general fund  budget.  WKSU's Tim Rudell reports

Click to listen

Other options:
MP3 Download (1:09)

(Click image for larger view.)

Canton Mayor William Healey says he is "looking forward" to getting public input on the city's financial management for 2011.
Allen Schulman leads Canton City Council.  Although he has been a critic of the city's budget and budgeting process, he says he remains positive about the 2011 general fund budget and the effort to keep city services and employees in place
Page Options

Print this page

Copyright © 2022 WKSU Public Radio, All Rights Reserved.

In Partnership With:

NPR PRI Kent State University

listen in windows media format listen in realplayer format Car Talk Hosts: Tom & Ray Magliozzi Fresh Air Host: Terry Gross A Service of Kent State University 89.7 WKSU | NPR.Classical.Other smart stuff. NPR Senior Correspondent: Noah Adams Living on Earth Host: Steve Curwood 89.7 WKSU | NPR.Classical.Other smart stuff. A Service of Kent State University