Commissioner May, who just a few weeks ago was hell bent on not raising taxes, had this too say: "We think there's going to be a little bit of everything that's included in our final budget recommendations." "That could include raising the tax rate, laying off and furloughing employees, and further cutting or reducing county services."
Did you catch that folks? FURLOUGHS!
With all this wonderful news, it will be very interesting when the command staff starts pushing down the initiative of bringing the number of traffic citations issued to 2009 numbers, as recently discussed in a command staff meeting.
That would not be a smart move Chief O'Brien. Especially now.