WCBE Stories
11:23 am
Thu January 22, 2009

Columbus residents sound off about possible city sacrifices

Columbus, OH – In his inaugural address this week President Obama said Americans will need to make sacrifices to pull the country out of its economic woes. American cities facing budget deficits are asking residents what kinds of sacrifices they are willing to make. At a public forum in Columbus last night held by the panel that's due to give Mayor Michael Coleman a series of budgetary recommendations in March, speakers agreed something needs to be done. Alison Holm reports.