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City payroll costs grow 25 percent, report says

1,000-plus new workers hired in last four years

By Donovan Slack
Globe Staff / July 23, 2008

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The city of Boston has hired more than a thousand new employees in the last four years, driving up personnel costs by 25 percent and drawing criticism from a fiscal watchdog group that warns that the city needs to keep a lid on hiring. (Full article: 712 words)

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