City’s budget hit with $229,000 in LGA cutsWorthington impacted by efforts to balance state’s deficit
WORTHINGTON — The City of Worthington will dip into 2008 budget reserves to recoup losses suffered in a recent cut to Local Government Aid (LGA). The City Council met in an emergency session Wednesday morning to respond to Gov. Tim Pawlenty’s Dec. 19 announcement that he would cut $110 million from Dec. 26 payments due to cities and counties in an effort to balance the state budget.
By: Laura Grevas, Worthington Daily Globe