Flint's emergency financial manager: City still facing financial emergency

11:52 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Flint's emergency financial manager: City still facing financial emergency

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The city is still carrying debts that add up to $19 million. Emergency financial manager Ed Kurtz says services have been cut to the bone. Tax increases could be coming.
FLINT, MI -- In his first news conference since being appointed, Flint emergency financial manager Ed Kurtz said the city is "still in a financial emergency" that calls for a tax increase to avoid major cuts to city services.