San Jose 2015-16 operating budget proposal released

from KLIV AM

“The proposed 2015-2016 operating budget for the city of San Jose has been released by Interim City Manager Norberto Duenas. The proposed budget is $1.03 billion, which is about nine percent less than last year. The proposal includes adding 169 positions throughout the city including 26 community service officers in the police department. Library services will also see a net increase of 28 positions as branches will be open from 4 to 6 days a week starting in July.”