County Attorney Applauds Strong Support for Victims’ Rights by the City of Phoenix

PHOENIX, AZ (March 29, 2011) – Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery commends the ongoing efforts by the City of Phoenix to ensure that victims of crime are accorded the dignity, respect and services to which they are entitled under Arizona’s Constitution. These efforts were highlighted at a March 23rd, 2011 hearing held by the city’s […]

Phoenix budget shortfall only $59M after last year’s $277M gap

by Lynh Bui – Mar. 24, 2011 03:52 PM The Arizona Republic Phoenix officials will need to close a $59 million budget deficit for the 2011-12 fiscal year, but they’re calling it good news. After waves of painful cuts to programs, staff and services amid the recession, closing the coming year’s general-fund shortfall is expected […]