Metro Focus: Budget Threatens Programs for City Kids
Budget Threatens Programs for City Kids
By Georgia Kral
May 2, 2012
Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s preliminary 2013 budget calls for $170 million in cuts to children’s services, including early childhood education and after school services for the city’s youth. Advocates and elected officials are not happy, and have been rallying since the proposed budget was released in February.
Photo by Edward Reed.