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Sandy Springs considers housing stipend for police and firefighters

Sandy Springs police officers and firefighters may soon receive housing-cost stipends to help them live in the increasingly expensive city they serve. A rough draft of the stipend policy got a favorable response from Sandy Springs City Council Oct. 20. Retaining personnel, boosting public safety and showing thanks to the police were the main rationales. […]