Abele budget increases busing, freezes taxes
Milwaukee County Executive Chris AbeleÃ¢;Â€Â™s 2014 budget proposal increases bus service by 20,000 miles and includes $400,000 for worker training.
The budget does not increase property taxes, Abele said while releasing the proposal to the Milwaukee County Board Thursday. Abele said the budget cuts a $15 million deficit projected for the year.
Ã¢;Â€Âoe;We need to, and will continue to need to, make tough decisions,Ã¢;Â€Â; Abele said. Ã¢;Â€Âoe;Those decisions might not be popular to some in the short term, but theyÃ¢;Â€Â¦;