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City Council bracing for LGA reduction

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With another reduction in Local Government Aid from the state expected in 2009, the New York Mills City Council is busy trying to trim this year's budget.


The council met Tuesday for its regular monthly meeting and discussed ways to trim what little fat is left in the city budget. Mayor Larry Hodgson said prior to the meeting each department head was asked to come up with possible savings in the areas of public works, police department, liquor store, library, and administration.

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