The biggest concern for this evening will be frigid temperatures. Temperatures will fall through the teens and single digits tonight and with breezy conditions... wind chills will be in the single digits to below zero. Weekend temperatures will be over 20 degrees below average and additional snow is possible both Saturday and Sunday...head over to the "Weather" tab for more information.
The former City Council approved the plan in December of 2002. Many of the Council members campaigned on their pledge to take back the benefits. They say they're just keeping a campaign promise.
The only Council member to who voted in support of the benefits, was Vice Mayor Richard Skorman. He made a motion to table the issue for 90 days. He even offered his own salary to cover the cost.
The handful of city employees who currently have same sex benefits will keep them until the end of 2003.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.