Countdown to Wake cuts underway

May 17, 2009 1:43:54 PM PDT
Wake County Manager David Cooke will present his 2010 budget on Monday.The budget proposal is expected to be tens of millions of dollars leaner than last year's budget.

More than 100 jobs could be cut and that means many vacant positions will stay empty. But a number of people will most likely be let go.

However, Wake County commissioners say they will not raise taxes to make-up for lost revenue.

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Durham's city manager will also present his budget on Monday.