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Guest column/City not asking for concessions to be made fairly

September 18, 2011
By CHRIS BLACKBURN , The Herald-Star

Once again, City Council has decided that the best way to balance the budget is by cutting fire personnel and closing the Pleasant Heights Fire Station. The administration is trying to meet the city's projected deficit of more than $800,000 in 2012. Council once again is asking for concessions from the employees of the city, along with the closing of this station.

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