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Stockton Is Broke – But Is It Bankrupt?

March 22, 2013 | 12:00 pm

Stockton Is Broke – But Is It Bankrupt?

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Stockton, California, lays claim to a lot of undesirable superlatives: it’s America’s foreclosure capital, an annual contender on the Forbes “Most Miserable” list, and the United States’ largest bankrupt city. But the city might lose that last claim, depending on the outcome of a federal court hearing scheduled to begin Monday. Stockton would still be broke […]

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Stockton City Council Writes Open Letter to Community

July 20, 2012 | 2:24 pm

Stockton City Council Writes Open Letter to Community

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The Stockton City Council is assuring residents they won’t see a significant difference in services as a result of of the bankruptcy filing. In a joint open letter to the community, the council and mayor write, “in order to protect our City and our modest level of services, this council had no other choice but […]

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