State budget woes force city layoffs

September 1, 2009 9:09:01 AM PDT
State cuts are forcing Chicago officials to lay off more than a dozen city workers.Layoff notices are going out today to 18 state-funded employees.

Fourteen come from the Chicago Department of Public Health, three from the City's Department of Family and Support Services and one from the Chicago Police Department.

Officials say the job cuts will have a minimal impact on the services it provides to residents.


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