Support the news

Mayor Menino Calls For Wage Freeze For City Workers

This article is more than 12 years old.

In his State of the City address, Mayor Tom Menino outlined Boston's financial outlook. In hopes of avoiding layoffs, the mayor said, he announced one major proposal: a one-year wage freeze for city employees.

WBUR's Bianca Vazquez Toness was at Faneuil Hall for Menino's speech, and joined WBUR's Steve Brown to discuss reaction.

This program aired on January 13, 2009. The audio for this program is not available.

Support the news