Public hearings scheduled for Cincinnati budget

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Public hearings have been scheduled to talk about the City of Cincinnati's 2012 budget.

The hearings will be held at Cincinnati City Hall Council Chambers, Room 300, 801 Plum Street.

The first hearing is Monday, Dec. 12 at 1 p.m. A second hearing is Tuesday, Dec. 13 at 6:30 p.m.

The public is invited to come and give thoughts on the 2012 budget. City Manager Milton Dohoney's proposal calls for no layoffs, but does call for the closure of two public pools, eliminating five trash collection routes and increasing water and sewer rates.

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