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Council members pave way for balanced-budget charter amendment

Toledo City Council members this afternoon approved seeking a change in the city s charter that would require the mayor to send them a balanced budget each year.

The proposal which still requires the mayor s signature before it could be placed on the ballot for voters later this year was pushed recently after council members were forced to trim more than $10 million from the city s $241.7 million budget.

To fill the gap, council members made cuts that included garbage pickup fees and closing city pools.

The charter amendment proposal had been introduced by Councilman Frank Szollsi.

Read more in later editions of The Blade and toledoblade.com

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