It’s bad enough that, in Ireland, town and county councillors get very well remunerated for doing what was originally designed to be a voluntary or part-time vocation. 143 more words
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A recent Gazette news article about a Montgomery County landlord hiring an “enforcer” to evict residents from his properties highlights the need for the county and other states around the country to move to a no-eviction but instead a relocation policy. 625 more words
A part-night street lighting programme in Worcestershire will continue as planned.
Around 52,000 street lights and 8,000 illuminated road signs are managed by the council. The combination of all this costs the council £2.4 million a year. 208 more words
Let me review briefly some of the stories of Tuesday’s election.
- The Clean-Up Crew, an association of candidates organized by local activist David Day that campaigned actively over the summer, went 1 for 5 in contested races, with Mike Reuter winning the nomination for circuit clerk, while Mark Paul lost the county executive race, Jason Jarvis and Charles Groeteke lost House races and Dan McCarthy came in third of five candidates for county council district 7. 296 more words