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Chattanooga City Council members unanimously passes $230 million operating budget

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Chattanooga city council members unanimously passed the city's operating budget tonight.

The news came from District 7 Councilman Chris Anderson via Twitter shortly after the vote took place.

City officials say the budget, totaling $230 million, will go toward safer streets, stronger neighborhoods and education among other things.

READ MORE | Chattanooga's Operating Budget Summary

Anderson says the first reading of the City's capital budget also passed unanimously tonight. A second and final vote, unless amendments are made, is expected to happen next week.

Stay with WRCBtv.com for updates as they become available.

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