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More from City Hall: A bump for Niblock on a negative fund balance

6:17 p.m.: Community Development Director Mike Niblock’s budget is proposed to be reduced 25 percent, to $8.4 million. Its number of employees is to be reduced from 88 to 48. More than half an hour later and he is still going, the City Council taken aback (and engaging in some discussion) about a negative balance […]

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Berlin among seven to be laid off in community development

  Deputy Community Development Director Barbara Berlin, 54, was among eight Community Development Department employees issued layoff notices today (seven people are to be laid off; eight notices were issued because two employees have the same hire date and one will remain). The layoffs will reduce the Community Development Department from 54 employees to 47, department chief […]

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