I Go To City Council Meetings #12

Financial Reports, an Order to strengthen democracy in public housing, and empty cans of iced tea by JULES MARSH On Thursday, August 16th, the Northampton City Council held their thirteenth meeting of the year. Councilors Gina-Louise Sciarra (Ward 4) and Bill Dwight (At-Large) did not attend the meeting. Approximately 12 people were present. Public Comment … Continue reading I Go To City Council Meetings #12

I Go To City Council Meetings #11

The Council Ponders Democracy JULES MARSH On Thursday, July 12, the Northampton City Council held their twelfth meeting of the year. Approximately 7 people were present. Public Comment Two community members asked for the resignation of Northampton Housing Authority Executive Director Cara Clifford due to the public health crisis at two public housing buildings, McDonald … Continue reading I Go To City Council Meetings #11

I Go To City Council Meetings #10

A Resolution to end separation of immigrant children from their families & confusing property rights dialogue JULES MARSH On Thursday, June 21, the Northampton City Council held their eleventh meeting of the year. Councilor David Murphy (Ward 5) was present but left after the financial portion of the meeting. Approximately 5 people were present including … Continue reading I Go To City Council Meetings #10

I Go To City Council Meetings #8

Leaf Blowers, the role of Newspapers, Teenage Voting, and a new director of Senior Services JULES MARSH On May 3, the Northampton City Council held its eighth meeting of the year. Councilor Murphy was present, but left early. Approximately 15 people attended. A reporter from The Gazette and MassLive were there. The publisher of The … Continue reading I Go To City Council Meetings #8