City Hall

Budget Office Warns City Could Lose $2.5 Million Next Year on MOHAI Deal

The city's budget office warns that the city could stand to lose $2.5 million next year on a land deal with the Museum of History and Industry.

10/26/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Some Opposition

Tuesday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

05/01/2012 By Morning Fizz


Jolt: Money

The day's winners and losers.

04/30/2012 By Josh Feit

City Hall

Council Grills Budget Director on McGinn's Budget Proposal

The council gets its first crack at Mayor Mike McGinn's proposed 2012 city budget.

09/29/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

Morning Fizz

Sodexo, Villain to Student Activists, Caters Jay Inslee Event

Tuesday Edition: Inslee and Sodexo; Classen and Godden; Metro and the suburbs; McGinn and the rainy day fund; Dian Ferguson and Shawn Kemp.

07/19/2011 By Morning Fizz

City Hall

More than 30 Layoffs Coming to City Transportation Department

Council members express alarm that the mayor's midyear budget cuts include 31 street-maintenance employees.

06/20/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

City Budget: More Cuts Ahead

Despite some good budget news this year, the city still faces $8.7 in midyear cuts to its general fund, the largest portion of the city budget.

06/20/2011 By Erica C. Barnett

City Hall

City Forecast: $67 Million Shortfall Next Year, Up From $56 Million Projection

The city's budget forecast for next year shows a $67 million shortfall---up $11 million from the previous forecast of a $56 million loss.

09/07/2010 By Erica C. Barnett