BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Wednesday’s agenda at the Baltimore City Board of Estimates meeting called for a discussion on staffing.
It led to a dispute between City Council President Brandon Scott and Mayor Jack Young.READ MORE: Trump Administration Officials To Testify On Jan. 6 Riot
Scott had questions regarding new positions, saying there were requests for new positions in his office.READ MORE: Maryland Democrats Launch New Accountability Project For Governor Larry Hogan
But he did not make the request, it came from the mayor.
He argued he has been trying to cut positions to be financially responsible.MORE NEWS: WATCH LIVE: Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott, City Officials Will Give COVID Update At 2 p.m.
But Mayor Young said he’s working hard everyday to serve the city. Scott said while he appreciates the mayor, he disagrees on how the request was made without his input.