Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Baltimore Councilman Proposes Ads On Fire Trucks in Desperate Bid for Cash

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — With a $48 million budget shortfall for the city, one councilman has an idea that he says will help the deficit: putting advertisements on fire trucks.

Andrea Fujii explains one organization wants to have the first ad with a provocative campaign.

The bright red on the side of fire engines means dollar signs to City Councilman William Pete Welch.

“These are out of the box times and you need out of the box approaches in order to create additional revenue,” Welch said. Read More