City of Springfield could eliminate public safety department to balance budget

12:09 pm
Tue May 14, 2013

City of Springfield could eliminate public safety department to balance budget

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City Manager says decision must be made by July 1st
Faced with budget deficits, the Springfield City Council is considering a hefty millage increase or contracting with another department for public safety services. The council will listen to residents Wednesday about the future of its public safety department. A special meeting of the council begins at 6:30 p.m.