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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas mayor stripped of spending city funds after council learns of $22,500 check, invoiceMonticello Mayor Zack Tucker can no longer authorize expenditures for the city,
Arkansas mayor stripped of spending city funds after council learns of $22,500 check, invoice
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Monticello Mayor Zack Tucker can no longer authorize expenditures for the city, the City Council decided this week. Additionally, the council's seven members decided unanimously Tuesday that expenditures of more than $2,000 now require majority... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
City Council: Zimmerman, Bond, and BudgetIn defense of his condescending remarks at City Council, Don Zimmerman posted t
City Council: Zimmerman, Bond, and Budget
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
In defense of his condescending remarks at City Council, Don Zimmerman posted to Facebook a clip from the Andy Griffith Show, in which Andy explains to Opie why he's not going to get a raise in his allowance, and that he has to work for it. Zimmerman... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
City Council approves funding for Hemming Park groupJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville City Council voted 16-2 Tuesday evening to mo
City Council approves funding for Hemming Park group
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 3 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jacksonville City Council voted 16-2 Tuesday evening to move forward with funding Friends of Hemming Park, the organization that manages the Downtown park. The finance committee voted last week to move forward with paying the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Birmingham Council vote delayed on budget, new fire stationKingston residents must wait at least another week until Birmingham City Counci
Birmingham Council vote delayed on budget, new fire station
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 days ago
Kingston residents must wait at least another week until Birmingham City Council votes to approve funding for a new fire station. Residents gathered on Sunday night where Fire House No. 8 once stood to pray that the council would approve funding... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Parkersburg City Council passes floodwall fee reductionThe floodwall fee cut was included in the city's 2016-17 budget but failed on f
Parkersburg City Council passes floodwall fee reduction
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
The floodwall fee cut was included in the city's 2016-17 budget but failed on final reading in a 4-4 tie at council's July 12 meeting. With the support of Councilman Mike Reynolds, absent from that meeting, a motion to renew passed 5-3 during... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Council approves new Community Services directorVanDerMillen was present at Monday night's city council meeting and told counci
Council approves new Community Services director
Marshall Independent / Posted 18 days ago
VanDerMillen was present at Monday night's city council meeting and told council members he was excited to start work. The council held its regular meeting on Monday, to avoid conflicts with primary elections today. VanDerMillen was one of five... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Warren voters to get their say on income tax hike planBy an 8-1 vote Monday, City Council approved asking voters in November to raise
Warren voters to get their say on income tax hike plan
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
By an 8-1 vote Monday, City Council approved asking voters in November to raise city income taxes by 0.5 percent. That would raise an additional $3.5 million to $4 million a year for the city. If voters approve the measure, Warren income taxes will... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
On The Nation: Wellington Mayoral Debatefrom the show are available here.Headlines:Deputy mayor Justin Lester says repo
On The Nation: Wellington Mayoral Debate
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
from the show are available here.Headlines:Deputy mayor Justin Lester says reports of a toxic culture in the Wellington City Council are an overstatement, but Councillor Helene Ritchie says the council has been in crisis.Mayoral candidate Nicola... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Second member resigns from BPUjoined board President Bob Disch, who abruptly resigned last week. Stovall than
Second member resigns from BPU
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 21 days ago
joined board President Bob Disch, who abruptly resigned last week. Stovall thanked both for their years of service to the city and wished them well. He told council that, before he begins the "strenuous search" for new BPU members, he wanted a... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Council discusses public safety budgetsIn less than two hours, the Jefferson City Council heard budget presentations o
Council discusses public safety budgets
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
In less than two hours, the Jefferson City Council heard budget presentations on more than 10 city departments, asking few questions and making no changes so far. At the Budget Committee meeting Thursday, council members went through the draft 2017... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Warren residents grill officials on proposed tax increase"You know, contract negotiations are coming up and if you pass the increase, th
Warren residents grill officials on proposed tax increase
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
"You know, contract negotiations are coming up and if you pass the increase, the unions will try to get some of that money during negotiations," White said. "Pass it as a temporary increase. We want to see what you guys will do with it." White was... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas homelessness commission asks for $3 million; council wants more detailsTent cities are scattered throughout Dallas. Thousands of schoolchildren don't
Dallas homelessness commission asks for $3 million; council wants more details
Dallas Morning News / Posted 23 days ago
Tent cities are scattered throughout Dallas. Thousands of schoolchildren don't have a place to call home. Shelters for homeless adults are full. The seemingly unsolvable homeless problem in Dallas boiled down to one question Wednesday at a City... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Warren could be income tax leader in Trumbull Countyaccording to the Ohio Department of Taxation. There are 135 Ohio communities wi
Warren could be income tax leader in Trumbull County
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
according to the Ohio Department of Taxation. There are 135 Ohio communities with a 2 percent rate, what Warren has now, and just two communities, including Youngstown, with a rate of 2.75 percent. And Warren isn't the only community going to... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas is losing officers to other cities, but officials plan to add millions for cops, raisesThe Dallas city manager wants to spend millions to hire more police officers an
Dallas is losing officers to other cities, but officials plan to add millions for cops, raises
Dallas Morning News / Posted 28 days ago
The Dallas city manager wants to spend millions to hire more police officers and give them raises. The proposal, announced Friday, comes as the police department is struggling with a steady increase in the number of seasoned officers who are... Read more
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