Ypsilanti Budget http://wemu.org en Ypsilanti Budget Focuses On Public Safety, Economic Development http://wemu.org/post/ypsilanti-budget-focuses-public-safety-economic-development <p>Ypsilanti City Manager Ralph Lange wants to bolster the city's police and fire ranks, and dedicate more of his time to economic development.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Those needs are reflected in the two-year city budget Lange has presented to City Council which, having concluded a pair of budget sessions, will now fine-tune the spending plan.&nbsp;</p><p>Lange wants to give his assistant some of his duties - along with a $10,000 pay raise - and spend $55,000 to hire another city planner so that he and planner Teresa Gillotti can focus on economic development.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 23 May 2014 00:33:15 +0000 Bob Eccles 46292 at http://wemu.org Ypsilanti Budget Focuses On Public Safety, Economic Development Ypsilanti City Council Continues Budget Discussion http://wemu.org/post/ypsilanti-city-council-continues-budget-discussion <p>Ypsilanti City Council held a budget session Tuesday night. As WEMU's Bob Eccles reports, the talk centered on Water Street and the Police and Fire budgets.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 15 May 2013 11:48:30 +0000 Bob Eccles 29414 at http://wemu.org Ypsilanti City Council Continues Budget Discussion