April 8, 1945

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Our city budget.

La Guardia explains his city budget presented to the Board of Estimate and explains the budgetary process, tax revenues, etc. Detailed review of his recommended budget appropriations for police, fire dept., hospitals, health services, medical examiner, health insurance, welfare department, parks and schools, libraries, museums, purchase department, coffee, typewriter repair, cannery, water, courts, sheriff, elections, radio, commerce, licenses.

Concludes with WNYC announcer.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 9233
Municipal archives id: LT2522