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Indybay FeatureRelated Categories: North Coast | Health, Housing, and Public Services
Poor Communities Cope with Poor Economy
After a lengthy budget stalemate, state lawmakers have reached a compromise spending plan-increasing taxes and cutting education and social services. That means social services are in decline, at a time when demand is increasing-given the nations economic downturn. In the town of Ukiah, California, some rural community organizations are unable to keep up with the increased demand.