City budget http://waer.org en Miner's Budget Proposal Would Add Police Officers, Firefighters http://waer.org/post/miners-budget-proposal-would-add-police-officers-firefighters <div>Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner releases her budget proposal Tuesday, and it includes five million dollars to hire more police officers and firefighters. &nbsp;As many as 25 new police officers and 25 firefighters could be on the streets starting next year.&nbsp;</div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;Miner says it's about balancing retirements and new positions with overtime costs. &nbsp;</div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Miner says the city can’t hide behind its money troubles and do nothing. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 03:25:23 +0000 Scott Willis 16560 at http://waer.org Miner's Budget Proposal Would Add Police Officers, Firefighters