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NYC agencies directed to cut costs before budget process: de Blasio

NYC agencies directed to cut costs before budget process: de Blasio
De Blasio derided the most recent federal stimulus package, which was passed by Congress Monday, as merely “short-term” relief that would not fundamentally address the dire fiscal needs now faced by the city and state governments due to COVID.

xml:space="preserve"> xml:space="preserve"> Cuomo calls on N.COVID variant New York City’s government agencies will be required to cut costs in the ramp-up to the preliminary budget process that begins in January, Mayor de Blasio said Tuesday.It’s not the final plan by any stretch,” de Blasio said at a press briefing.“We have to be ready for anything and everything,” de Blasio said.

” Mayor de Blasio at City Hall.The savings regimen — “Program to Eliminate the Gap,” or PEG — will be applied to all city agencies.

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