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Aug 05 2011

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SPI tightens budget belt

By SCARLET O’ROURKE
Staff Writer
editor@portisabelsouthpadre.com

On Wednesday, Aug. 2, South Padre Island city leaders met to discuss the upcoming 2011-2012 fiscal budget.

Commissioner Courtney Hayden went over the pro­posed budget with a fine toothed comb, so to speak. After much deliberation, cuts were still being sug­gested to an already bare boned budget, according to City Manager Joni Clarke.

“I think everybody’s got to take a hit,” Mayor Bob Pinkerton.

To see this story in print, pick up a copy of the Aug. 4 edition of the Port Isabel South Padre Press or check out our E-edition by clicking here.

 

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