Some city workers got more work, money amid cutbacks

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The salary increases to a select group of Colorado Springs city employees are allowed under city policy, but they come at a time when the city is turning off about a third of its street lights and removing trash cans from parks to help balance the budget. Photo by JERILEE BENNETT, THE GAZETTE FILE