Daily (more or less) commentary on news and events in Carbondale and the Southern Illinois region, with occasional excursions to other locales.
Tuesday, June 2, 2009
Blogging the Budget
Working my way from page 1 to page 274. Page one is a short history of Carbondale with the main focus on the community's economic development, the importance of the railroad in the early years and the ever increasing importance of SIUC, which currently, according to the budget, employs about 40% of Carbondale's labor force.