Chamber backs city budget strategy

Today, the Evanston Chamber of Commerce endorses the basic principles of the proposed 2007-08 City of Evanston budget.The Evanston Chamber commends the City Council for directing the City Manager to address the structural deficit facing Evanston.  The commitment by the City Council to tackle the structural financial issues and make tough decisions both this year and in the next several years is laudable and deserving of respect and support.  Furthermore, The Chamber is impressed with the eagerness of the City Council to make this year’s budget decisions consistent with priorities the Co