OUR VIEW: City’s reallocation of HUD dollars example of systemic problem
Published 01/05/2011, Woodbury Bulletin
Fiscal responsibility. It’s a somewhat relative term considering the current state of the economy in concert with government spending on the federal level. But with regard to a recent instance involving the city of Woodbury’s reallocation of more than a half million federal grant dollars intended for use on subsidized housing projects that ended up being used for expansion of a park, we are left wondering if such an action can be deemed as fiscally responsible.Word count: 722
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