Kansas City, Missouri City Manager Troy Schulte’s recently proposed budget recommendations for 2012 include a number of cuts, most notably a reduction of more than 100 positions in the fire department. On Wednesday, Fire Chief Smokey Dyer told the City Council’s public safety committee that the proposed cuts would violate national fire safety standards.
Even if you can't keep your New Year's resolutions, you can certainly make some short-term promises to go out on the town this weekend. Need some ideas? Brian McTavish is back to offer up a few options in his Weekend To-Do List for January 20-22, 2012.