PAFR http://wesa.fm en Pittsburgh Projected to Finish the Year with Budget Surplus http://wesa.fm/post/pittsburgh-projected-finish-year-budget-surplus <p>The city of Pittsburgh is on track to finish 2013 with a budget surplus, according to the Popular Annual Financial Report (PAFR) released by Controller Michael Lamb.</p><p>The earlier, Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR), showed the city ended 2012 with a surplus in excess of $20 million. Lamb also gave an update on how the city is doing so far this year.</p><p>Citing a national report out this week, Lamb said this year the Pittsburgh region is experiencing moderate growth, while many other parts of the nation are experiencing slower, modest growth.</p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 01:46:22 +0000 Deanna Garcia 13353 at http://wesa.fm