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Raleigh Departments Seek Additional Funds From City

Posted June 1, 2004 7:29 a.m. EDT

— The

Raleigh Fire Department


Parks and Recreation

will make their cases for budget increases in front of the city council Monday afternoon.

The fire department is requesting an extra $8,800 for training supplies and for the regional Urban Search and Rescue Program.

Parks and Recreation is asking for $60,000, saying the money is needed for equipment, salaries, adventure programs and supplies.