In a time of fiscal crisis, and $1 billion of unfunded liability in its pension plan, one would think the City would approach its finances a little more prudently these days. One would be wrong.
On top of the utter foolishness that is the City's $140 million Streetcar project, Council voted with almost no debate, to enclose the City Hall Courtyard with a glass roof, and make it into a party hall for weddings and business functions.
Read here how this plan is completely unsupported with any income or expense projections. None. We can't make this stuff up.