10:20:36 AM PDT - Monday, September 21st, 2020

NYC mayor furloughs staff, self, for week to close pandemic-linked budget gap  

By Editor - Wed Sep 16, 8:41 am

Everyone in the New York City mayor’s office, including the mayor himself, will be furloughed for one week beginning Oct. 1 to close a budget shortfall created by the pandemic, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday. The coronavirus outbreak had caused the city to lose $9 billion in revenue and forced a $7 billion cut to the city’s annual budget, de Blasio told reporters.

Read the rest here:

NYC mayor furloughs staff, self, for week to close pandemic-linked budget gap

Leave a Reply

You must sign in to post a comment.