Tuesday, April 6, 2010
Cutting Library Hours: Charlotte Mecklenburg this week, LA next week; who's next?
Villaraigosa calls for shutting down some city departments amid budget crisis. (Los Angeles Times, 4/6/2010)
Excerpt: Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa called Tuesday for all city agencies -- except for police, other public safety and revenue-generating departments -- to close for two days a week starting April 12 because of the city's continuing budget crisis.
It appears that the reduced service hours announced in the LAPL's March 25th news release don't cut deep enough.