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May 6, 2012 12:00 AM

Tacoma not alone in debt

Stop us if you’ve heard this one before. A municipal revitalization project, launched with an abundance of enthusiasm and optimistic projections of its financial viability, collides with the reality of the market and the economy, leaving public officials scrambling to stem the ever-mounting losses and “borrowing” funds from other services to fill the budgetary hole.

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