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Chowchilla passes balanced budget

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webmaster | 06/08/13

From the brink of possible bankruptcy just two years ago, the Chowchilla City Council passed a balanced budget earlier this week.

It marks the third year since 2011 that the city has passed a balanced budget.

In 2011, the city — like many others throughout the nation — faced financial insolvency due to ongoing effects from the Great Recession.

At that time, the city council had “all options on the table” for combating its economic troubles, including bankruptcy or disincorporation of the city...


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