Helena-West Helena fight continues | Arkansas Blog

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Helena-West Helena fight continues

Posted By on Wed, Feb 2, 2011 at 6:31 AM

Andrew Bagley's blog reports on the continuing shutdown of the Helena-West Helena city government by a budget fight between Mayor Arnell Willis and the City Council, which among others, reportedly objects to the mayor's proposed 56 percent pay increase for himself and continued hiring of new employees (including some with criminal histories) while claiming the city is bankrupt.

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