In the May edition of ‘Ask the Mayor,’ Rockford Mayor Larry Morrissey answered a listener question about how budget cuts might be determined if local funding from the state is reduced. Specifically, why is police/public safety sometimes talked about as the initial place where rollbacks would be made:
Meanwhile, the Mayor also talked about how the city works to succeed despite whatever policies are
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — New University of Illinois President Timothy Killeen says he is optimistic state-budget cuts will not be as deep as the 31.5 percent that Gov. Bruce Rauner initially proposed.
But in his first day on the job Monday in Urbana, Killeen said he is still preparing for reductions...