WAMC New York News
3:43 pm
Mon December 12, 2005

Surveillance cameras for Springfield on hold

Springfield, MA – The financial troubles of Springfield may prevent the state's most violent city from joining the small bandwagon of Massachusetts cities installing police surveillance cameras on city streets. A recent court decision requiring the city to repay its teachers for an illegal wage freeze in two thousand three has worsened the city's existing six point five million dollar deficit:

WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein reports.