Chapter 9 Bankruptcy

(credit: City of Desert Hot Springs)

Desert Hot Springs City Council To Vote On Fiscal Emergency Declaration

A vote was expected to determine if a financially troubled California city will declare a fiscal emergency to avert a second federal bankruptcy filing.


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San Bernardino Files For Chapter 9 Bankruptcy

San Bernardino officials say they’ve filed an emergency petition for Chapter 9 bankruptcy in response to the $45.8 million budget shortfall the city faces this year, making official a move the City Council approved last month.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/01/2012


Trash Collection Expected To Drop During San Bernardino Fiscal Crisis

The City Council voted to delay voting on mediation and federal bankruptcy options, but its cash and credit woes may hit public services very soon.



San Bernardino City Council Votes To File For Chapter 9 Bankruptcy

The San Bernardino City Council voted Tuesday night to file for Chapter 9 bankruptcy.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/10/2012