In a roundup of the city's new "Quick Cost Savings program" in the Daily News, we see how absurdly easy it is to save (and spend) $1 million. Cost saving measures include eliminating bottled water, encouraging agencies to not send out holiday cards, and using both sides of the paper when printing. They weren't doing that already? Clearly nobody in the office got that speech about wasting paper from their high school librarian. Cutting paper use by 15% alone would save the city over $1 million.
No Christmas Cards From Bloomberg This Year
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