Thursday morning, October 30, the Finance & Personnel Committee of the City of Milwaukee Common Council approved an increase of $250,000 for the Summer Youth Jobs Program next year. The Council will spend the money if it is matched by the private sector or other money. City panel backs reversing cuts in proposed budget (scroll down page to find article.)
This Friday, November 7, the full Common Council will rule on the budget. Please let us know if you would be willing to contact your Alderperson to support this.