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City of Columbus Makes More Budget Cuts

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From The Dispatch:

City makes more cuts
By Robert Vitale

Columbus city leaders restored money yesterday for limited yard-waste pickup later this year, but more than a dozen other budget cuts were added to an already lengthy list.

Among them is a special police strike force aimed at quelling summer violence on city streets. Mayor Michael B. Coleman has credited the concentration of police in high-crime areas for more than 2,000 arrests and the seizure of hundreds of guns.

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