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Boston Globe
Rutland prepares for arrival of first of 100 Syrian refugeesAnd still others said the refugees would burden city finances, schools, and ser
Rutland prepares for arrival of first of 100 Syrian refugees
Boston Globe / Posted 8 hours ago
And still others said the refugees would burden city finances, schools, and services. In addition, a majority of the Board of Aldermen voted in July to withhold backing for the plan. In a 7-to-3 decision, the aldermen wrote to the State... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Pro-refugee group: 100 Syrians approved to move to Vermontschools and other public services. Louras also has received significant opposi
Pro-refugee group: 100 Syrians approved to move to Vermont
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 hours ago
schools and other public services. Louras also has received significant opposition from other city residents and from the Board of Aldermen, which produced a letter opposing the mayor's plan in July. The debate in Rutland has reflected that... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Proposal made to put basketball courts in Forest Parkproblems if the courts are built, she also points out approval of the plan is n
Proposal made to put basketball courts in Forest Park
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 9 hours ago
problems if the courts are built, she also points out approval of the plan is not as simple as just passing the bill at the board of aldermen. A spokesperson for the city did not offer us any objections to the proposal, but declined to comment... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Proposal made to put basketball courts in Forest Parkproblems if the courts are built, she also points out approval of the plan is n
Proposal made to put basketball courts in Forest Park
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 9 hours ago
problems if the courts are built, she also points out approval of the plan is not as simple as just passing the bill at the board of aldermen. A spokesperson for the city did not offer us any objections to the proposal, but declined to comment... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Clayton Board of Aldermen approve massive Centene expansionCLAYTON, Mo. — The Clayton Board of Aldermen has approved a development plan fo
Clayton Board of Aldermen approve massive Centene expansion
KOMU Columbia / Posted 20 hours ago
CLAYTON, Mo. — The Clayton Board of Aldermen has approved a development plan for Centene's big expansion in the St. Louis County town. The approval Tuesday is a big step in Centene's expansion. The health care company has said it will add 2,000... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Oxford board votes to donate $14,000 to community marketOXFORD – Oxford’s Board of Aldermen voted last week to donate $14,000 to the Ox
Oxford board votes to donate $14,000 to community market
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 22 hours ago
OXFORD – Oxford’s Board of Aldermen voted last week to donate $14,000 to the Oxford Community Market. The Community Market will be taking the place of the Oxford City Market officially on the first day of October after the City Market terminates its... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Apartments pitched to Amory Board of AldermenAMORY – The Board of Aldermen was issued a challenge posed to shift the Main St
Apartments pitched to Amory Board of Aldermen
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 22 hours ago
AMORY – The Board of Aldermen was issued a challenge posed to shift the Main Street revitalization initiative in Amory into the next gear. Resident and business owner John Mitchell Suggs appeared before the board to give a heads up on proposed... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Carrboro Board of Aldermen discussed traffic calming measures at Tuesday's meeting Sara Kiley Watson | Published 32 minutes ago Bergen Watterson discusses traff
Carrboro Board of Aldermen discussed traffic calming measures at Tuesday's meeting
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted yesterday
Sara Kiley Watson | Published 32 minutes ago Bergen Watterson discusses traffic calming efforts on Blue Ridge Road in Carrboro at the Board of Aldermen meeting... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Carrboro highlights Diaper Need Awareness Weekthe mayor about issuing a proclamation to support their work in the community,”
Carrboro highlights Diaper Need Awareness Week
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted yesterday
the mayor about issuing a proclamation to support their work in the community,” said Damon Seils, member of the Carrboro Board of Aldermen. Michelle Old, executive director and founder of the Diaper Bank of N.C., said her organization works... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Uproar precedes vote to designate Nashua a Welcoming CityNASHUA – By a slim margin, the Board of Aldermen voted to designate Nashua as a
Uproar precedes vote to designate Nashua a Welcoming City
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted yesterday
NASHUA – By a slim margin, the Board of Aldermen voted to designate Nashua as a “Welcoming City,” 8 to 7. Despite dozens of citizens and the heads of numerous community organizations speaking in favor of Mayor Jim Donchess’ proposal to have the city... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Board, teachers’ union OK contractare not a happy bunch.” Marcoux said Nashua teachers would continue to not par
Board, teachers’ union OK contract
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
are not a happy bunch.” Marcoux said Nashua teachers would continue to not participate in district committees until the Board of Aldermen officially ratifies the new contract. He encouraged the board of education to “fast-track” the contract to... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Natchez aldermen consider development of railroad depot$80,000 on the interior renovations so far. Reuther's intentions to develop th
Natchez aldermen consider development of railroad depot
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
$80,000 on the interior renovations so far. Reuther's intentions to develop the depot first came up for a vote of the board of aldermen at its Sept. 8, 2015, meeting during which the board unanimously approved what was dubbed a non-binding... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Natchez aldermen consider development of railroad depot$80,000 on the interior renovations so far. Reuther's intentions to develop th
Natchez aldermen consider development of railroad depot
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 days ago
$80,000 on the interior renovations so far. Reuther's intentions to develop the depot first came up for a vote of the board of aldermen at its Sept. 8, 2015, meeting during which the board unanimously approved what was dubbed a non-binding... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Suggesting a new investigationthe mayor has been cleared of violating the law concerning trying to make refug
Suggesting a new investigation
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
the mayor has been cleared of violating the law concerning trying to make refugees welcome here � why doesn�t the Board of Aldermen ask the City Attorney to investigate whether the city is violating federal law by not providing handicap... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Mural showcases elementary school art; revealed in dedication ceremony Saturdaysaid. “It kind of fit together, so all of the Aldermen board were very supporti
Mural showcases elementary school art; revealed in dedication ceremony Saturday
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 3 days ago
said. “It kind of fit together, so all of the Aldermen board were very supportive from the beginning.” The Carrboro Board of Aldermen saw this new mural as an opportunity to display Carrboro’s new logo while also showcasing Carrboro’s... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Many flags fly over Chapel Hill during NC Pride 2016Hill and Carrboro, and the community has always been eager to play an active ro
Many flags fly over Chapel Hill during NC Pride 2016
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 3 days ago
Hill and Carrboro, and the community has always been eager to play an active role in the N.C. Pride celebration. Carrboro Board of Aldermen member Damon Seils said Carrboro has been celebrating Pride since the ‘90s, when it became the first... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
City to consider options for Water Resources Operations facilityconsider options Tuesday for upgrading or replacing the city’s Water Resources
City to consider options for Water Resources Operations facility
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 3 days ago
consider options Tuesday for upgrading or replacing the city’s Water Resources Operations facility on Neuse Boulevard. The Board of Aldermen will meet at 7 p.m. in City Hall at the corner of Pollock and Craven streets downtown. In June, the board... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Police get $249K to battle opioids- 326 in 2015, and 319 as of June of this year. There have been more than 20 op
Police get $249K to battle opioids
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
- 326 in 2015, and 319 as of June of this year. There have been more than 20 opioid deaths this year in Nashua. The Board of Aldermen is set to vote on the grant funding Tuesday night at its regular meeting. Alderman-at-Large Lori Wilshire,... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Fulton officials continue to condemn, clean blighted propertiescontinuing to clean or condemn unkempt properties throughout the city. During
Fulton officials continue to condemn, clean blighted properties
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
continuing to clean or condemn unkempt properties throughout the city. During their regular meeting last week, the city’s board of aldermen looked at four houses whose owners were previously notified that the conditions of their properties didn’t... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Refugees are regional issueI attended Monday evening�s Board of Aldermen meeting, during which Hunter Berr
Refugees are regional issue
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
I attended Monday evening�s Board of Aldermen meeting, during which Hunter Berryhill, Rutland High School teacher, member of Rutland Welcomes and resident of Shrewsbury, spoke eloquently about how welcoming 100 refugees here will benefit our entire... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Fulton leaders renew chamber fundingTimes FULTON – Fulton officials have decided to continue funding the city’s ch
Fulton leaders renew chamber funding
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Times FULTON – Fulton officials have decided to continue funding the city’s chamber of commerce. Last week, the city’s board of aldermen finalized and approved the budget for the 2016-2017 fiscal year. Included in it is a $36,000 allocation for... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Aberdeen OKs TVA rate hikethe news of a Tennessee Valley Authority residential rate increase of 1.5 perce
Aberdeen OKs TVA rate hike
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
the news of a Tennessee Valley Authority residential rate increase of 1.5 percent, which goes into effect Oct. 1, to the board of aldermen last week. The increase was not incorporated into the electric department’s budget, which was approved in... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Alderman: Ecru mayor resigns citing health reasonsECRU, Miss. — Ecru Mayor Mark Baldwin has submitted his resignation to the Ecru
Alderman: Ecru mayor resigns citing health reasons
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
ECRU, Miss. — Ecru Mayor Mark Baldwin has submitted his resignation to the Ecru Board of Aldermen. Alderman Glen Denton, who serves as vice-mayor, said Tuesday he was notified by phone that Baldwin had turned in his resignation Monday... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Three qualify for Nov. school board electiona one-year stint in the former Oktibbeha County School District. Harris submit
Three qualify for Nov. school board election
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
a one-year stint in the former Oktibbeha County School District. Harris submitted his name last year to the Starkville Board of Aldermen as a potential replacement for SOCSD trustee Juliette Weaver-Reese, who resigned her post in August. He was... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Making history at SPD: Two female officers promoted to sergeant simultaneouslydecision to promote the officers, ex-corporals Crystal Hackett and Brooke Carpe
Making history at SPD: Two female officers promoted to sergeant simultaneously
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
decision to promote the officers, ex-corporals Crystal Hackett and Brooke Carpenter, was verified with approval by the Board of Aldermen during its scheduled meeting Tuesday. The dates for their swearing-in ceremony and subsequent change of... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Auditor gives city of Sparta worst ratingalso found that budgets were published late and with inaccuracies. The audit l
Auditor gives city of Sparta worst rating
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
also found that budgets were published late and with inaccuracies. The audit laid blame at city leadership, saying the Board of Aldermen “failed to adequately monitor the city’s budget, cash balances, and other transactions of the city.”... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Rutland's strife over refugee status is every town's concernwas the most partisan question, which sought to shed light on whether the mayor
Rutland's strife over refugee status is every town's concern
The Addison County Independent / Posted 6 days ago
was the most partisan question, which sought to shed light on whether the mayor had the authority to act independent of the board of aldermen. (The city attorney ruled in a 26-page decision made public on Monday that Mayor Chris Louras acted within... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
State auditor gives city of Sparta worst ratingalso found that budgets were published late and with inaccuracies. The audit l
State auditor gives city of Sparta worst rating
KOMU Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
also found that budgets were published late and with inaccuracies. The audit laid blame at city leadership, saying the Board of Aldermen "failed to adequately monitor the city's budget, cash balances, and other transactions of the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Alderman: Ecru mayor resigns citing health reasonsECRU, Miss. (AP) - Ecru Mayor Mark Baldwin has submitted his resignation to the
Alderman: Ecru mayor resigns citing health reasons
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
ECRU, Miss. (AP) - Ecru Mayor Mark Baldwin has submitted his resignation to the Ecru Board of Aldermen. Alderman Glen Denton, who serves as vice-mayor, said Tuesday he was notified by phone that Baldwin had turned in his resignation Monday... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Alderman: Ecru mayor resigns citing health reasonsECRU, Miss. (AP) - Ecru Mayor Mark Baldwin has submitted his resignation to the
Alderman: Ecru mayor resigns citing health reasons
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 6 days ago
ECRU, Miss. (AP) - Ecru Mayor Mark Baldwin has submitted his resignation to the Ecru Board of Aldermen. Alderman Glen Denton, who serves as vice-mayor, said Tuesday he was notified by phone that Baldwin had turned in his resignation Monday... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Ecru mayor resigns from positionPontotoc Progress ECRU – Ecru Mayor Mark Baldwin has submitted his resignation
Ecru mayor resigns from position
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Pontotoc Progress ECRU – Ecru Mayor Mark Baldwin has submitted his resignation to the Ecru Board of Aldermen. Ecru Alderman Glen Denton, who serves as vice-mayor, said Tuesday he was notified by phone that Baldwin had turned in his resignation... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Attorney's report details steps that led to refugee planbecause of the magnitude of the issue is a political question, not a legal one,
Attorney's report details steps that led to refugee plan
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 days ago
because of the magnitude of the issue is a political question, not a legal one," wrote City Attorney Charles Romeo. The Board of Aldermen voted unanimously Monday evening to release the document. As VTDigger first reported last week, the city... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Ocean Springs officials notice extra pay checksay involves leap years is giving city employees an extra paycheck this year, b
Ocean Springs officials notice extra pay check
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 7 days ago
say involves leap years is giving city employees an extra paycheck this year, but the workers won't notice. When the Board of Aldermen met to approve the budget last week, The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2cPXomy) they listed the extra... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Ocean Springs officials notice extra pay checksay involves leap years is giving city employees an extra paycheck this year, b
Ocean Springs officials notice extra pay check
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
say involves leap years is giving city employees an extra paycheck this year, but the workers won't notice. When the Board of Aldermen met to approve the budget last week, The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2cPXomy) they listed the extra... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Carrboro launches oral history project from longtime residentsHistory Project — a compilation of oral histories from longtime residents of th
Carrboro launches oral history project from longtime residents
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 8 days ago
History Project — a compilation of oral histories from longtime residents of the town. About two years ago, the Carrboro Board of Aldermen began seeking a volunteer citizen to act as the town historian in addition to the town poet laureate, said... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Carrboro Board of Aldermen discuss a proposed amendment to keep downtown buildings short Janna Childers | Published 44 minutes ago Tina Moon, the Carrboro planning ad
Carrboro Board of Aldermen discuss a proposed amendment to keep downtown buildings short
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 8 days ago
Janna Childers | Published 44 minutes ago Tina Moon, the Carrboro planning administrator, presented proposed changes to the Carrboro Land Use Ordinance at the... Read more
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WCBI Columbus
Update On Starkville Police Department RenovationsSTARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – Many things were discussed at the Mayor and Board of
Update On Starkville Police Department Renovations
WCBI Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – Many things were discussed at the Mayor and Board of Aldermen Meeting in Starkville on Tuesday night, including an update on the Starkville Police Department renovations. The $5.4 million dollar project started last... Read more
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WCBI Columbus
The Starkville Neighborhood Market ProjectSTARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – A decision on the Starkville Neighborhood Market Pro
The Starkville Neighborhood Market Project
WCBI Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – A decision on the Starkville Neighborhood Market Project is pushed back to the next Mayor and Board of Aldermen Meeting on October 4th. The $14 million dollar project would locate a Walmart east of Highway 12. The new... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Natchez hires accounting firm to conduct forensic auditto hire Collins, Barr & Hembree to conduct the audit. The concerns or specific
Natchez hires accounting firm to conduct forensic audit
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 8 days ago
to hire Collins, Barr & Hembree to conduct the audit. The concerns or specific problem areas outlined by the mayor and board of aldermen will direct the work of the audit. Auditor Robbie Barr says financial problems the city has had in the... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Natchez hires accounting firm to conduct forensic auditto hire Collins, Barr & Hembree to conduct the audit. The concerns or specific
Natchez hires accounting firm to conduct forensic audit
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 8 days ago
to hire Collins, Barr & Hembree to conduct the audit. The concerns or specific problem areas outlined by the mayor and board of aldermen will direct the work of the audit. Auditor Robbie Barr says financial problems the city has had in the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Natchez hires accounting firm to conduct forensic auditto hire Collins, Barr & Hembree to conduct the audit. The concerns or specific
Natchez hires accounting firm to conduct forensic audit
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
to hire Collins, Barr & Hembree to conduct the audit. The concerns or specific problem areas outlined by the mayor and board of aldermen will direct the work of the audit. Auditor Robbie Barr says financial problems the city has had in the... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Tax hearings signal mixed increases for taxpayersper a public hearing Sept. 6 regarding Aberdeen’s 2017 Fiscal Year budget, a 3.
Tax hearings signal mixed increases for taxpayers
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 10 days ago
per a public hearing Sept. 6 regarding Aberdeen’s 2017 Fiscal Year budget, a 3.22-mill increase was to be presented to the board of aldermen for a vote Sept. 13. The Aberdeen School District requested a 2.72-mill increase, and the city a half-mill... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Nashua receives ‘welcoming city’ designationin Concord and Manchester. There was strong support from the public when Donche
Nashua receives ‘welcoming city’ designation
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
in Concord and Manchester. There was strong support from the public when Donchess introduced the resolution at Wednesday’s Board of Aldermen meeting. Muhammad Akbar, the president of the Islamic Society of Greater Nashua, applauded the resolution... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Runway expansion at Frederick airport takes flightMunicipal Airport took a major step forward on Thursday with money awarded to a
Runway expansion at Frederick airport takes flight
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
Municipal Airport took a major step forward on Thursday with money awarded to a contractor for the next phase of work. The Board of Aldermen voted unanimously to award a $550,168 purchase order to Delta Airport Consultants for phase two of the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Aldermen’s doings are laughable Alderman Notte�s assertion that the Board of Aldermen can withhold the city a
Aldermen’s doings are laughable
Rutland Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Alderman Notte�s assertion that the Board of Aldermen can withhold the city attorney�s report on Mayor Louras on the basis of attorney-client privilege is without doubt the most ridiculous claim I have heard in the... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
New Haven Mayor Makes Recommendation for Next Fire Chieffire chief. “Forty people applied for that job and he emerged as number one,”
New Haven Mayor Makes Recommendation for Next Fire Chief
NBC Connecticut / Posted 13 days ago
fire chief. “Forty people applied for that job and he emerged as number one,” Harp said of submitting her selection to the Board of Aldermen. An outside consultant, Harp said, agreed with the city search committee that Alston, who has more than 30... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vermont's median household income growswait to release probe into mayor's refugee proposalAldermen wait to release pro
Vermont's median household income grows
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 13 days ago
wait to release probe into mayor's refugee proposalAldermen wait to release probe into mayor's refugee proposal Rutland's Board of Aldermen is waiting to publicly release the results of an investigation into whether Mayor Christopher Louras broke... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Airbnb to start collecting taxes in Vermontwait to release probe into mayor's refugee proposalAldermen wait to release pro
Airbnb to start collecting taxes in Vermont
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 13 days ago
wait to release probe into mayor's refugee proposalAldermen wait to release probe into mayor's refugee proposal Rutland's Board of Aldermen is waiting to publicly release the results of an investigation into whether Mayor Christopher Louras broke... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Plattsburgh begins planning on downtown revitalization projectwait to release probe into mayor's refugee proposalAldermen wait to release pro
Plattsburgh begins planning on downtown revitalization project
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 13 days ago
wait to release probe into mayor's refugee proposalAldermen wait to release probe into mayor's refugee proposal Rutland's Board of Aldermen is waiting to publicly release the results of an investigation into whether Mayor Christopher Louras broke... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Women accused of embezzling from Dollar Treewait to release probe into mayor's refugee proposalAldermen wait to release pro
Women accused of embezzling from Dollar Tree
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 13 days ago
wait to release probe into mayor's refugee proposalAldermen wait to release probe into mayor's refugee proposal Rutland's Board of Aldermen is waiting to publicly release the results of an investigation into whether Mayor Christopher Louras broke... Read more
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