Labrador Morning | Feb 8, 2013 | 7:08

Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay Budget Breakdown

The town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay passed its latest budget . It's not nearly as big as last year's, but the finance committee says it's balanced...all 21 point 4 million of it. To break it all down, we are joined live by Stan Oliver. He's deputy mayor of Happy Vally-Goose Bay, and he presented the budget during the public council meeting.

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