Office cleaners at two Midtown high-rises went on strike Wednesday, saying their salaries have been slashed and their health benefits have been done away with.
New Jersey voters were being a bit more generous, one year after they rejected most school budget proposals. According to a published report, the majority of budgets passed Wednesday in elections.
A full, unofficial tally was expected Thursday.
The city is adding $1 million to the police budget for next year to help cover the officers’ salaries.