President Toni Preckwinkle’s staff briefed commissioners over the weekend and on Monday on a plan to fill the county’s $200.6 million budget gap. If passed in full, the plan would cover the entirety of the shortfall, but result in 591 layoffs and 745 vacancy eliminations, according to a briefing document obtained by The Daily Line.

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