City council begins talks on $117.5 million budget

The Escondido city council this week begins preliminary work on a challenging budget process that will culminate in the final adoption of a $117.55 million fiscal year 2021/22 budget on June 9. The May 12 meeting will be the meeting where the city council really digs into this subject. Before the COVID-19 pandemic, the city already had an impending crisis […]