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October 22, 2014, 10:09 pm
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Steep Drop In Burials Contributes To Oak Ridge Money Problems


The director of Springfield’s Oak Ridge Cemetery has no explanation for a steep drop-off in sales of burial services since December, a factor that is worsening the money problems at the city-owned facility. 

 

Director Mike Lelys says there were only 9 paid interments at Oak Ridge in January… an all-time low.  22 are needed each month just to cover payroll.  The drop-off in burials and “pre-need” sales… and a spike in snow removal and other expenses… has created a $60,000 budget hole. 

 

Springfield aldermen will vote this week on an emergency appropriation to keep Oak Ridge afloat through the end of the month.

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