In Bismarck, expanding city results in expanding costs

When we need them, the fire department and our police officers show up, but it’s easy to take those services for granted. It’s even easier to forget that we have to pay for those services. And one of the first rules of municipal budgets, bigger cities, and more employees equals more costs. The Bismarck Tribune has a quick article on the realities of running municipal corporations.

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Jessica Holdman, Bismarck Tribune


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