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Denver Officials Discuss Spending Pot Taxes

The City Council’s Government and Finance Committee discussed pot spending at its Wednesday morning meeting.

06/11/2014

Mayor Michael Hancock at Tuesday's budget announcement (credit: CBS)

Furloughs, Job Cuts To Balance Denver Budget

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock announced Tuesday that the city will cut nearly a hundred vacant jobs, and employees will take furlough days to balance a $100 million shortfall in the 2012 budget.

09/13/2011

CBS4's Brian Maass interviews Mayor Bill Vidal on Thursday. (credit: CBS)

DPD Asked to Cut 100 Jobs, Fire Department Cutting 20

Facing a bleak financial picture, Denver budget analysts have told the Denver Police Department it will need to slash the equivalent of 100 full time employees from its 2012 budget and come up with total savings of nearly $24 million dollars for 2012.

03/17/2011