They've gotten beer run attendants to clean up their acts, but now comes the tough part of being a councilperson.
Aleman said budget writers have put department heads on alert that they may be asked to reduce their budgets by uniform percentages and to have recommendations for cutbacks ready. He said the city will strive to draft a budget without staff reductions or tax increases.Of course they have to make that clear: no tax increases. What I would like to see is a ten percent cut from the actual city council meetings. Perhaps they can skip the photo ops with every Tom, Dick and Harry and just get down to the business at hand.