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New Haven Independent
Local 34 Endorses Harpworkers. It’s the largest of the three Yale UNITE HERE union locals, which supp
New Haven Independent / Posted 6 hours ago
workers. It’s the largest of the three Yale UNITE HERE union locals, which support a majority of the members of the Board of Alders and field what’s believed to be the most influential vote-pulling operation in the city. “On the issues that... Read more
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New Haven Independent
City GOP Endorses 4 Candidatesper campaign. “A lot of business leaders are concerned about having a balancin
New Haven Independent / Posted 3 days ago
per campaign. “A lot of business leaders are concerned about having a balancing act with the unions” that dominate the Board of Alders, he said. According to the most recent records available Thursday at the Registrar of Voters office, New... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Green Gets WiFi'drecent years, and Jones didn’t see why there shouldn’t be public access in the
New Haven Independent / Posted 4 days ago
recent years, and Jones didn’t see why there shouldn’t be public access in the Elm City. He said with the support of the Board of Alders, the city was able to set aside $300,000 in capital funds to make the project happen. Spot On Networks was... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Proposal Would Slash Paid Staff For Hartford City Councila $10,000 annual stipend, though there are 20 members instead of nine, and in N
Hartford Courant / Posted 5 days ago
a $10,000 annual stipend, though there are 20 members instead of nine, and in New Haven, each person on the 30-member board of alders is paid $2,000. Bridgeport's council gets assistance from workers in the city clerk's office, but does not... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Housing Complex To Be Built At Old New Haven Factory Siteand the construct the housing over the next year or so." While the developer w
NBC Connecticut / Posted 6 days ago
and the construct the housing over the next year or so." While the developer works with city planning officials and the Board of Alders on finalizing a design for approval, Hameen said he is looking forward to less yard work around his... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Beaver Hills Trio Runs As A Teaminterests and can advance those neighborhoods’ interests better as a united fro
New Haven Independent / Posted 7 days ago
interests and can advance those neighborhoods’ interests better as a united front. “It’s better to do this as a team,” Board of Alders President Tyisha Walker, who attended Sunday’s event, observed. She and her neighboring alders, Frank... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Aldermanic NoticeThe Aldermanic Affairs Committee of the Board of Alders will hold a public hear
New Haven Independent / Posted 8 days ago
The Aldermanic Affairs Committee of the Board of Alders will hold a public hearing at 6 P.M. on Monday, July 24, 2017 in the Aldermanic Chamber of City Hall, 165 Church St., re: ORDER OF THE NEW HAVEN BOARD OF ALDERS APPROVING THE MAYOR’S... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Holmes Passes The BatonBoard, a citizen-manned police accountability board for which she has drafted l
New Haven Independent / Posted 10 days ago
Board, a citizen-manned police accountability board for which she has drafted legislation currently under review by the Board of Alders, as another opportunity for local political leaders to work together with the community to make New Haven... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Female Candidates "Emerge"He noted in the November 2017New Haven municipal elections, there will likely b
New Haven Independent / Posted 10 days ago
He noted in the November 2017New Haven municipal elections, there will likely be three Republican candidates, two for the Board of Alders and one female candidate for the board of education. The party’s official nomination meeting is scheduled for... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Board of Alder Notice - New HavenThe City Services and Environmental Policy Committee of the Board of Alders wil
New Haven Independent / Posted 12 days ago
The City Services and Environmental Policy Committee of the Board of Alders will hold a public hearing at 6 P.M. on Tuesday, July 20, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the Aldermanic Chamber of City Hall, 165 Church St., re: RESOLUTION OF THE NEW HAVEN BOARD... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Aldermanic NoticeBOARD OF ALDERS NOTICE ‑ NEW HAVEN The Human Services Committee of the Board o
New Haven Independent / Posted 13 days ago
BOARD OF ALDERS NOTICE ‑ NEW HAVEN The Human Services Committee of the Board of Alders will hold a public hearing at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 27 in the Alder Chamber of City Hall, 165 Church St., re: RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR OF THE CITY OF... Read more
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New Haven Independent
City Seeks To Make Boulevard Safersaid, the city will still try to “work with the resources we have.” If sidewalk
New Haven Independent / Posted 13 days ago
said, the city will still try to “work with the resources we have.” If sidewalk improvements were to go forward, the Board of Alders would need to vote on them, per the city’s code of ordinances. And then there’s the land where the desire... Read more
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New Haven Independent
$125 Dispute Delays Paca's Public MoneyJames does. (James did not return a call for comment.)Roth Leads Alder $$$ Pack
New Haven Independent / Posted 13 days ago
James does. (James did not return a call for comment.)Roth Leads Alder $$$ Pack Monday afternoon was also the deadline for Board of Alders candidates to file their latest financial disclosure reports. Abby Roth, a Democrat who’s seeking to win... Read more
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New Haven Independent
City Budget Chief Leavinga 28-year city employee who has served as budget chief since 2011, broke the ne
New Haven Independent / Posted 13 days ago
a 28-year city employee who has served as budget chief since 2011, broke the news Monday night at a meeting of the Board of Alders Finance Committee, where he testified about the financial details of two newly struck five-year labor... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Mayor Extends Coliseum Site Deadlinereferendum required the creation of a new Civilian Review Board, one still hasn
New Haven Independent / Posted 14 days ago
referendum required the creation of a new Civilian Review Board, one still hasn’t materialized. Harp noted that the Board of Alders is responsible for creating the new board, and she can’t make the alders do it. The caller, attorney... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
New Haven Moves Forward With Youth Summer Jobs Programand it has been shown that crime drops when kids are working.” For those reaso
NBC Connecticut / Posted 18 days ago
and it has been shown that crime drops when kids are working.” For those reasons, Bartlett said Mayor Toni Harp and the Board of Alders decided to move forward with the Youth@Work summer program even if it means running a deficit for now. “It’s... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Ex-Top Cop Sees Return Of "Corrupting" Police Politicsto pressure from an East Shore alder to reassign a Latino district manager with
New Haven Independent / Posted 18 days ago
to pressure from an East Shore alder to reassign a Latino district manager with an unblemished record. • A move by the Board of Alders to assume control of some day-to-day decisions at the police department. Velleca, a retired assistant police... Read more
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New Haven Independent
City Union Contract OK'd411 of the city’s nonmanagerial positions is once again operating under a colle
New Haven Independent / Posted 18 days ago
411 of the city’s nonmanagerial positions is once again operating under a collective bargaining agreement. The Board of Alders Wednesday sped up its normal process to approve the contract for AFSCME Local 884, which represents city... Read more
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New Haven Independent
"Clean Energy Summer" Launchedto address climate change on their own without help from the Trump administrati
New Haven Independent / Posted 19 days ago
to address climate change on their own without help from the Trump administration. The mayor said she hopes to have the Board of Alders review and approve the framework by the end of Clean Energy Summer. Zinn said that among the biggest new... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Harp: Public Safety Is At StakeMayor Toni Harp wrote the following opinion article in response to last week’s
New Haven Independent / Posted 20 days ago
Mayor Toni Harp wrote the following opinion article in response to last week’s vote by the Board of Alders to override her vetoes of policy amendments to the new city budget. (Click here to read a new story about that.) Consider this: I-95 is shut... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Pit Bull Attacks Elderly Womanthe attack occurred, according to this detailed report on the incident by the R
New Haven Independent / Posted 20 days ago
the attack occurred, according to this detailed report on the incident by the Register’s Esteban L. Hernandez. New Haven’s Board of Alders is considering a vicious animals ordinance in the wake of last June’s fatal mauling of a 53-year-old Jocelyn... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Aldermanic NoticeThe City Services and Environmental Policy Committee of the Board of Alders wil
New Haven Independent / Posted 21 days ago
The City Services and Environmental Policy Committee of the Board of Alders will hold a public hearing at 6 P.M. on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the Aldermanic Chamber of City Hall, 165 Church St., re: RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF NEW HAVEN... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Harp Opens Campaign Office With "Facts" Appealbut new economic development in town, and credited people in the room with help
New Haven Independent / Posted 23 days ago
but new economic development in town, and credited people in the room with helping her govern. She even shouted out the Board of Alders, whose leaders have accused her administration of ignoring their authority and which earlier in the week... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Pride Center Names First Paid Directorcommunity and coalition building. Now Dunn is seeking to bring that mission bac
New Haven Independent / Posted 24 days ago
community and coalition building. Now Dunn is seeking to bring that mission back. In 1993, John Allen watched the city’s Board of Alders fail to pass domestic partnership legislation, and did a needs assessment at Southern Connecticut State... Read more
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Yale Daily News
Yale files petition against Connecticut over state bathroom codesSOM ’97, who has previously represented Yale in its efforts to advance plans fo
Yale Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
SOM ’97, who has previously represented Yale in its efforts to advance plans for a new parking lot through the New Haven Board of Alders. After installing signs in November 2015, Yale introduced gender-neutral bathrooms in 23 buildings during... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Cop's Discrimination Complaint Upheldfor comment for this article. Cruz is currently assigned as a patrol sergeant.
New Haven Independent / Posted 26 days ago
for comment for this article. Cruz is currently assigned as a patrol sergeant. The report comes at a time when the Board of Alders, led by Paolillo, has claimed more control over management decisions at the police department. Pressure From... Read more
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New Haven Independent
"3 Musketeers" Run Jointly For Reelectionthey know that the trio means business. “That’s why they call us ‘three the ha
New Haven Independent / Posted 26 days ago
they know that the trio means business. “That’s why they call us ‘three the hard way,’” said Walker, who serves as Board of Alders president. “Because we make sure we’re always advocating on behalf of our constituents.” They stood together... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Cop's Discrimination Complaint Upheldfor comment for this article. Cruz is currently assigned as a patrol sergeant.
New Haven Independent / Posted 27 days ago
for comment for this article. Cruz is currently assigned as a patrol sergeant. The report comes at a time when the Board of Alders, led by Paolillo, has claimed more control over management decisions at the police department. Pressure From... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Maybe By 2018?advertise these forums to the public,” he told the board. “There needs to be a
New Haven Independent / Posted 27 days ago
advertise these forums to the public,” he told the board. “There needs to be a concerted effort of the mayor’s office, the Board of Alders, and the Board of Ed to get the word out. We have East Rock and West Rock, and we need to shout it from the... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Maybe By 2018?advertise these forums to the public,” he told the board. “There needs to be a
New Haven Independent / Posted 27 days ago
advertise these forums to the public,” he told the board. “There needs to be a concerted effort of the mayor’s office, the Board of Alders, and the Board of Ed to get the word out. We have East Rock and West Rock, and we need to shout it from the... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Alders Override Mayor's VetoesThe Board of Alders handed the Harp administration a resounding defeat Monday n
New Haven Independent / Posted 28 days ago
The Board of Alders handed the Harp administration a resounding defeat Monday night, voting 25-0 to override four mayoral vetoes of the new city budget. The vote took place Monday night at City Hall. The alders voted to override Mayor Toni Harp’s... Read more
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New Haven Independent
4 Run As A Team For Hill Alder SeatsFour candidates are running together for the Hill’s Board of Alders seats, pled
New Haven Independent / Posted 28 days ago
Four candidates are running together for the Hill’s Board of Alders seats, pledging to work together to bring jobs to the neighborhood and more neighborhood input into future development. The four Democratic candidates, all of whom are running... Read more
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New Haven Independent
4 Run As A Team For Hill Alder SlotsFour candidates are running together for the Hill’s Board of Alders seats, pled
New Haven Independent / Posted 28 days ago
Four candidates are running together for the Hill’s Board of Alders seats, pledging to work together to bring jobs to the neighborhood and more neighborhood input into future development. The four Democratic candidates, all of whom are running... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Mayor Vetoes Parts Of BudgetA showdown looms between the Mayor Toni Harp and the Board of Alders, with the
New Haven Independent / Posted a month ago
A showdown looms between the Mayor Toni Harp and the Board of Alders, with the mayor vetoing portions of the legislature’s final version of the city budget. The alders in turn have scheduled a special meeting for 7 p.m. Monday to consider overriding... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Long Wharf's Buried History Targetedpreservation plan and add some interpretive signage in the area. Obartuch’s ap
New Haven Independent / Posted a month ago
preservation plan and add some interpretive signage in the area. Obartuch’s application will still need to go before the Board of Alders for approval. With it, she’ll have a letter of support from the City Plan Commission, which signaled their... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Not So Fast, Antillean Tells Eager Builder“Those rules were never followed. As far as we know, they were never followed a
New Haven Independent / Posted a month ago
“Those rules were never followed. As far as we know, they were never followed after the first wave of occupants.” Board of Alders President Tyisha Walker, who represents the Dwight neighborhood in Ward 23, said that was no excuse. “I... Read more

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