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Santa Ana Budget Picture Looking Better

Former Santa Ana City Manager Chief Paul Walters (Photo: Chris Prevatt)

In large part due to the outsourcing of the Santa Ana Fire Department services to the Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA), and amendments to employee contracts, Santa Ana’s financial picture is looking brighter than it was several months ago.

Forbes Most Overpriced City: Santa Ana Makes the List

Santa Ana (December 13, 2011 from Forbes Article) Credit: David Liu/iStockphotok

A month and a half ago city officials in Santa Ana were crowing from the 8th floor of City hall about their fabulous ranking by Forbes as one of the most safest cities in the nation. On Friday, Forbes released another ranking which names Santa Ana. I’ve been digging through emails trying to find a press release from the city and I just can’t seem to find one.