CHICAGO - East St. Louis, Ill., officials last week said they will accept a $19.3 million fiscal 1993 budget drafted by the city's financial oversight authority in response to inadequate fiscal management.

The city is expected to notify the East St. Louis Financial Advisory Authority today of its acceptance and will submit a few amendments to the budget for the fiscal year that begins Jan. 1, according to City Manager Ishaq Shafiq.

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