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FOX 6 Milwaukee
City officials to announce “Safe Zones Initiative’s” expansion into Franklin Heights neighborhoodgoing to have a positive impact in the neighborhoods they’re working in and we
City officials to announce “Safe Zones Initiative’s” expansion into Franklin Heights neighborhood
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted an hour ago
going to have a positive impact in the neighborhoods they’re working in and we look forward to another successful summer,” Common Council President Ashanti Hamilton, the project’s initial sponsor said in the statement. According to the statement,... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Johnstown Common Councils votes to hire Robert Subik as extra legal councilThe Common Council voted Monday at City Hall to contract with attorney Robert M
Johnstown Common Councils votes to hire Robert Subik as extra legal council
The Leader-Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
The Common Council voted Monday at City Hall to contract with attorney Robert M. Subik of Johnstown. He will provide legal counsel for prosecution of infractions brought before City Court. Subik will serve as the prosecuting attorney, as independent... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Johnstown gets state approval on site management plan for former Karg Bros. tanneryVose told the Common Council that one more document now needs approval, and the
Johnstown gets state approval on site management plan for former Karg Bros. tannery
The Leader-Herald / Posted yesterday
Vose told the Common Council that one more document now needs approval, and the city's decades-long journey to reuse the Karg's property will be "wrapped up." He said the plan is for "what kind of work can be done" on the property in the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Gloversville Common Councils votes to hire Robert Subik as extra legal councilThe Common Council voted Monday at City Hall to contract with attorney Robert M
Gloversville Common Councils votes to hire Robert Subik as extra legal council
The Leader-Herald / Posted yesterday
The Common Council voted Monday at City Hall to contract with attorney Robert M. Subik of Johnstown. He will provide legal counsel for prosecution of infractions brought before City Court. Subik will serve as the prosecuting attorney, as independent... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Norwich chamberlin resigns, council appoints interim hiretwo weeks ago, giving Norwich officials little heads up in terms of prepping fo
Norwich chamberlin resigns, council appoints interim hire
The Evening Sun / Posted 3 days ago
two weeks ago, giving Norwich officials little heads up in terms of prepping for the change. In the interim, the Norwich Common Council has appointed Deputy City Chamberlin Dee DuFour to assume responsibilities of the acting city chamberlain... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
City says vacant SIST property could collapsecould fall,” Sheppard said. “We have to make a determination. Do we actively pu
City says vacant SIST property could collapse
The Shawano Leader / Posted 3 days ago
could fall,” Sheppard said. “We have to make a determination. Do we actively pursue condemnation through the city with the Common Council leading this, which is a much more difficult process. Does the council want to hand that authority over to the... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
RDA plans more educational outreachrelevance and possibly even its continued existence. The RDA met on Thursday t
RDA plans more educational outreach
The Shawano Leader / Posted 3 days ago
relevance and possibly even its continued existence. The RDA met on Thursday to discuss the path forward a week after the Common Council rejected a proposed blight elimination district and sent it back to the RDA for reconsideration. The council... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bruce Kimmel: Why Norwalk needs official with long-term urban planning experienceand look into the possibility of hiring a city planner. Even though planning w
Bruce Kimmel: Why Norwalk needs official with long-term urban planning experience
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
and look into the possibility of hiring a city planner. Even though planning was not part of the official charge from the Common Council to the Charter Revision Commission, at each of the four public hearings during the Charter Revision process,... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Clintonville studying Pigeon River Dam repairswould solve that problem. Repairs could range from $150,000 to $350,000, accor
Clintonville studying Pigeon River Dam repairs
The Shawano Leader / Posted 4 days ago
would solve that problem. Repairs could range from $150,000 to $350,000, according to City Administrator Chuck Kell. At a Common Council meeting on July 12, Kell listed an estimated $165,000 in repairs, including $60,000 for the gates and seals;... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Shawano Lake tops attractions in tourism surveythey are coming to our area,” said Nancy Smith, the chamber’s executive directo
Shawano Lake tops attractions in tourism survey
The Shawano Leader / Posted 4 days ago
they are coming to our area,” said Nancy Smith, the chamber’s executive director. Smith shared the report with the Shawano Common Council at a meeting last week. “The reason why it’s so important to us is because tourism is important,” she said.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lockport Council votes to sell abandoned condo building to couple with rehab planan abandoned condominium building from the city with a plan to return it to hab
Lockport Council votes to sell abandoned condo building to couple with rehab plan
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
an abandoned condominium building from the city with a plan to return it to habitable condition in six to 12 months. The Common Council voted Wednesday to sell 501 Park Lane Circle to William and Christine Hurley, of Willow Street, for... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lockport Council sells zombie condo buildingan abandoned condominium building from the city with a plan to return it to hab
Lockport Council sells zombie condo building
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
an abandoned condominium building from the city with a plan to return it to habitable condition in six to 12 months. The Common Council voted Wednesday to sell 501 Park Lane Circle to William and Christine Hurley of Willow Street for... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Oneonta awarded $10 million state Downtown Revitalization Initiative grantelse," Smith said. The plans were presented to members of the New York Innovat
Oneonta awarded $10 million state Downtown Revitalization Initiative grant
The Leader-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
else," Smith said. The plans were presented to members of the New York Innovative Communities Network in April and to the Common Council on May 10 via a video created by the city with the help of civil engineer Darrin Romeyn. Smith said the city... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Mishawaka Police urge Pokemon trainers to pay attention after Battell Park Robberiesnew features to help you get the weather information you need, more quickly and
Mishawaka Police urge Pokemon trainers to pay attention after Battell Park Robberies
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
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FOX 28 South Bend
Baton Rouge community press conferencenew features to help you get the weather information you need, more quickly and
Baton Rouge community press conference
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
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FOX 28 South Bend
FL: waitress buys officers lunchnew features to help you get the weather information you need, more quickly and
FL: waitress buys officers lunch
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
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FOX 28 South Bend
WI: firefighter honored 125 years after deathnew features to help you get the weather information you need, more quickly and
WI: firefighter honored 125 years after death
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
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FOX 28 South Bend
Berrien County courthouse shooting press conference reschedulednew features to help you get the weather information you need, more quickly and
Berrien County courthouse shooting press conference rescheduled
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
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FOX 28 South Bend
Battle Creek pastor hangs mass shooting victims in churchnew features to help you get the weather information you need, more quickly and
Battle Creek pastor hangs mass shooting victims in church
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
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FOX 28 South Bend
Mishawaka man faces five felonies, accused of robbing Pokemon Go playersnew features to help you get the weather information you need, more quickly and
Mishawaka man faces five felonies, accused of robbing Pokemon Go players
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
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FOX 28 South Bend
Crews responding to fire in downtown Elkhartnew features to help you get the weather information you need, more quickly and
Crews responding to fire in downtown Elkhart
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
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FOX 28 South Bend
Trial date set for mother accused of leaving child in hot carnew features to help you get the weather information you need, more quickly and
Trial date set for mother accused of leaving child in hot car
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
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FOX 28 South Bend
Copy-Neighbors complain after Wisconsin woman mows lawn toplessnew features to help you get the weather information you need, more quickly and
Copy-Neighbors complain after Wisconsin woman mows lawn topless
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
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FOX 28 South Bend
Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department detectives looking for help with theft investigationnew features to help you get the weather information you need, more quickly and
Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department detectives looking for help with theft investigation
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 5 days ago
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FOX 28 South Bend
Police investigating after Pulaski County man injured in house explosionthey will host their first Job/Career Fair on Tuesday, July 19 at the Universit
Police investigating after Pulaski County man injured in house explosion
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 6 days ago
they will host their first Job/Career Fair on Tuesday, July 19 at the University Park Mall in Mishawaka. Mishawaka Common Council passes additional utility costMishawaka Common Council passes additional utility cost Bad news for your check... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Vaccine for Alzheimer's disease could go to human trials in the next 3-5 yearsthey will host their first Job/Career Fair on Tuesday, July 19 at the Universit
Vaccine for Alzheimer's disease could go to human trials in the next 3-5 years
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 6 days ago
they will host their first Job/Career Fair on Tuesday, July 19 at the University Park Mall in Mishawaka. Mishawaka Common Council passes additional utility costMishawaka Common Council passes additional utility cost Bad news for your check... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Decisions questionableas councilman-at-large while being an employee of the Gloversville-Johnstown Wa
Decisions questionable
The Leader-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
as councilman-at-large while being an employee of the Gloversville-Johnstown Wastewater Treatment Facility. Johnstown's Common Council has partial oversight of the plant, which raises the issue of whether Miller would face a conflict of... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Gloversville Common Council seeks grants for Darling Field tennis courtsDPW Director Dale Trumbull said during the July 12 Common Council meeting the c
Gloversville Common Council seeks grants for Darling Field tennis courts
The Leader-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
DPW Director Dale Trumbull said during the July 12 Common Council meeting the city was applying for the grants to help fund the repair of the tennis courts. Third Ward Councilman Vincent DeSantis said the grants could pay up to $10,000 to $15,000... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
EPA to clean up spill at former Carville National Leather Corp. building in Johnstown"There's some pretty nasty stuff in that building," City Engineer Christopher V
EPA to clean up spill at former Carville National Leather Corp. building in Johnstown
The Leader-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
"There's some pretty nasty stuff in that building," City Engineer Christopher Vose told the Common Council Monday at City Hall. Vose said the Carville building at 10 Knox Ave. - shut down by its owners in August 2013 - is not a city-owned... Read more
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The Daily Voice - White Plains
White Plains Park Could Flower Again As Nature Center, Urban Planner Saysexcept for several dozen community gardens, lohud.com reported. Urban planner
White Plains Park Could Flower Again As Nature Center, Urban Planner Says
The Daily Voice - White Plains / Posted 6 days ago
except for several dozen community gardens, lohud.com reported. Urban planner Milagros Lecuona, a member of the city's Common Council and the head of the Sustainable White Plains Committee, has proposed turning the park into an educational... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Council members to consider giving themselves $5,000 car allowanceJust weeks after increasing their leadership stipends, members of the Buffalo C
Council members to consider giving themselves $5,000 car allowance
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
Just weeks after increasing their leadership stipends, members of the Buffalo Common Council are looking to give themselves a car allowance. Under a plan unveiled Monday, Council members who use their personal cars at least 120 days a year for work... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
American Academy of Pediatrics says violence in the media ends up hurting kidsthey will host their first Job/Career Fair on Tuesday, July 19 at the Universit
American Academy of Pediatrics says violence in the media ends up hurting kids
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 6 days ago
they will host their first Job/Career Fair on Tuesday, July 19 at the University Park Mall in Mishawaka. Mishawaka Common Council passes additional utility costMishawaka Common Council passes additional utility cost Bad news for your check... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
News conference on Berrien County Courthouse shooting pushed back to Fridaythey will host their first Job/Career Fair on Tuesday, July 19 at the Universit
News conference on Berrien County Courthouse shooting pushed back to Friday
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 6 days ago
they will host their first Job/Career Fair on Tuesday, July 19 at the University Park Mall in Mishawaka. Mishawaka Common Council passes additional utility costMishawaka Common Council passes additional utility cost Bad news for your check... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
These three health conditions may affect female athletesthey will host their first Job/Career Fair on Tuesday, July 19 at the Universit
These three health conditions may affect female athletes
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 6 days ago
they will host their first Job/Career Fair on Tuesday, July 19 at the University Park Mall in Mishawaka. Mishawaka Common Council passes additional utility costMishawaka Common Council passes additional utility cost Bad news for your check... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
CDC investigators trying to figure out how an elderly Utah man who died of zika virus infected his caregiverthey will host their first Job/Career Fair on Tuesday, July 19 at the Universit
CDC investigators trying to figure out how an elderly Utah man who died of zika virus infected his caregiver
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 6 days ago
they will host their first Job/Career Fair on Tuesday, July 19 at the University Park Mall in Mishawaka. Mishawaka Common Council passes additional utility costMishawaka Common Council passes additional utility cost Bad news for your check... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Buffalo PBA calling for patrol officers to have AR-15sthe more it comes," said Ross. John Evans with the PBA says that if officers g
Buffalo PBA calling for patrol officers to have AR-15s
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
the more it comes," said Ross. John Evans with the PBA says that if officers get AR-15s, they'd coordinate that training with their regular firearm training. He also says Common Council President Darius Pridgen told him he would revisit the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
City of Lockport employee testifies that Tucker, as mayor, asked her for nude photoa year, was the only employee terminated in June 2014. But Smith said he has “i
City of Lockport employee testifies that Tucker, as mayor, asked her for nude photo
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
a year, was the only employee terminated in June 2014. But Smith said he has “indisputable documentary evidence” that the Common Council considered abolishing Junke’s job the previous fall. Court filings in the case refer to emails from... Read more
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The Buffalo News
North of Canalside in Buffalo, there’s buzzworthy projects, tooand quality of life, Brown said. The mayor – who was also joined Monday by Asse
North of Canalside in Buffalo, there’s buzzworthy projects, too
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
and quality of life, Brown said. The mayor – who was also joined Monday by Assemblyman Sean M. Ryan, D-Buffalo, and Common Council Member David A. Rivera of the Niagara District – pointed to the lift bridge, Broderick Park and the Bird... Read more
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The Buffalo News
North of Canalside in Buffalo, there’s buzz, tooand quality of life, Brown said. The mayor – who was also joined Monday by Asse
North of Canalside in Buffalo, there’s buzz, too
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
and quality of life, Brown said. The mayor – who was also joined Monday by Assemblyman Sean M. Ryan, D-Buffalo, and Common Council Member David A. Rivera of the Niagara District – pointed to the lift bridge, Broderick Park and the Bird... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Former City of Lockport employee testifies that Tucker, as mayor, asked her for nude photoa year, was the only employee terminated in June 2014. But Smith said he has “i
Former City of Lockport employee testifies that Tucker, as mayor, asked her for nude photo
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
a year, was the only employee terminated in June 2014. But Smith said he has “indisputable documentary evidence” that the Common Council considered abolishing Junke’s job the previous fall. Court filings in the case refer to emails from... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Common Council members to consider giving themselves $5,000 car allowanceJust weeks after increasing their leadership stipends, members of the Common Co
Common Council members to consider giving themselves $5,000 car allowance
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
Just weeks after increasing their leadership stipends, members of the Common Council are looking to give themselves a car allowance. Under a plan unveiled Monday, Council members who use their personal cars at least 120 days a year for work –... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Syracuse police chief tries to recruit BLM protester as officer36 of the 451 Syracuse police officers lived inside city limits in October 2014
Syracuse police chief tries to recruit BLM protester as officer
The Post-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
36 of the 451 Syracuse police officers lived inside city limits in October 2014, City Auditor Marty Masterpole told the Common Council at a meeting then. Fowler, in his comments to the young man and later to the crowd, seemed to accept that... Read more
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The Buffalo News
After cop killings, Buffalo police union requests high-powered riflesPolice Commissioner Daniel Derenda but received no response. About four to five
After cop killings, Buffalo police union requests high-powered rifles
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda but received no response. About four to five months ago, he sent another letter to the Common Council, which replied that it would defer to the commissioner. Derenda could not be reached immediately for comment... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“There are no grocery stores:” Alderman introduces measure to combat so-called ‘food deserts’thinking initiative and this may very well be a reason Milwaukee becomes a heal
“There are no grocery stores:” Alderman introduces measure to combat so-called ‘food deserts’
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 7 days ago
thinking initiative and this may very well be a reason Milwaukee becomes a healthier city," Rainey said. The Milwaukee Common Council voted to move forward with the measure -- to look at ways to combat the problem. A report will be handed over... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
South Norwalk Citizens for Justice calls for housing in former industrial buildingproperty hangs with the Norwalk’s Transit Oriented District Redevelopment Draft
South Norwalk Citizens for Justice calls for housing in former industrial building
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
property hangs with the Norwalk’s Transit Oriented District Redevelopment Draft Plan. That plan is headed to the Norwalk Planning Commission for review and is expected to go before the Common Council later this summer for consideration and adop... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Rolison creates Poughkeepsie Arts CommissionRolison announced Friday that he has created a Public Arts Commission for the C
Rolison creates Poughkeepsie Arts Commission
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 9 days ago
Rolison announced Friday that he has created a Public Arts Commission for the City of Poughkeepsie. He said at a recent common council meeting he intended to do this. The new commission holds the purpose and authority to advocate for the role... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo expected to award settlement to driver who hit cop carcollided on the city’s East Side, Buffalo is on the verge of awarding the Cadil
Buffalo expected to award settlement to driver who hit cop car
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
collided on the city’s East Side, Buffalo is on the verge of awarding the Cadillac driver a $165,000 settlement. The Common Council is expected to approve the settlement when it meets next week. The case dates to August 2012, when James... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo on verge of $165,000 settlement in police cruiser-motorist crashbetween a Buffalo police car and motorist, the city is on the verge of awarding
Buffalo on verge of $165,000 settlement in police cruiser-motorist crash
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
between a Buffalo police car and motorist, the city is on the verge of awarding the motorist a $165,000 settlement. The Common Council is expected to approve the settlement when it meets next week. The case dates to August 2012, when James... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Country Farms In Gloversville plans expansionDuring Tuesday's meeting of the Common Council, city attorney Anthony Casael sa
Country Farms In Gloversville plans expansion
The Leader-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
During Tuesday's meeting of the Common Council, city attorney Anthony Casael said the business had approached the city about buying a small parcel to the north of the property to aid in the expansion of the store. Casale said acquiring the... Read more
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The Evening Sun
City Council refuses chicken voteNORWICH � Notwithstanding requests from a few residents that chickens be allowe
City Council refuses chicken vote
The Evening Sun / Posted 10 days ago
NORWICH � Notwithstanding requests from a few residents that chickens be allowed in the City of Norwich, the Norwich Common Council decided not to take the issue to a final vote on Tuesday. According to Council members, a vote to change the city... Read more
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