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Menlo Park council passes $72 million budget

Original post made on Jun 18, 2014

Responding to pleas for mercy, the Menlo Park City Council unanimously passed a budget for the upcoming 2014-15 fiscal year that includes some flexibility for the city to convert two temporary positions related to development to permanent ones, in hopes of stemming turnover.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 10:58 AM

Comments (3)

Posted by Frugal, a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Jun 18, 2014 at 12:34 pm

Why not outsource?


Posted by randy albin, a resident of another community
on Jun 18, 2014 at 1:29 pm

wow, this is just a drop in the bucket for all of the gazillionaires who live here. operated the city on this budget. what is needed is to level the playing field. can people actually afford to be in Menlo park?


Posted by Frugal, a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Jun 19, 2014 at 10:17 am

Rather than create full time positions with the related retirement obligations, why not outsource the positions? Offer them long term contacts if necessary.


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