What the Board of Aldermen
did on February 17 was to add abortion to the city's discrimination ordinance.
Because the Board of Aldermen
operated independently from the Water and Sewer Board, there was no compelling reason to integrate the reports and to synchronize the reporting periods.
Then the board of aldermen
. By the time the rehashed charter was presented to the voters, the charter commission disgustedly recommended a "no''vote, the Worcester Telegram was opposed to the whole idea of charter change.
Historically, New Haven has had a strong mayor and a weak board of aldermen
, and by 2011, DeStefano, who'd been in office for 18 years, had overstayed his welcome.
At the same time, Bill DeWallet (thank you, Bernie Miklasz, for the year's finest sports nickname) and his Cardinal cohorts will soon be lobbying the city and its Board of Aldermen
Among the items of historical interest is a handwritten book containing meeting minutes of the Board of Aldermen
going back to the very first meeting of that body.
Because of the community pressure that he generated, the Board of Aldermen
passed an ordinance that made it possible to end lead poisoning in St.
The idea was to move away from the large, bicameral local legislative bodies of the late nineteenth century, with their plethora of independently elected executives and commissions, and to endorse a separation of powers between the executive (the strong mayor) and the legislative, the council, or board of aldermen
. It wasn't until 1915 that the Municipal League began advocating the now common council-manager form.
Breaking from the distancing frontal angle that characterizes the other images, Sedgwick, Arkansas (Population 112), Board of Aldermen
, May13, 2002..., had a sweeping, diagonal composition that invited viewers into the scene, providing them a place at the table.
The full board of aldermen
will hear the proposal and either vote for or against adopting the measure.
Born and raised in North Carolina and an active member of the Democratic Party, in 1993 he ran for the board of aldermen
in Carrboro and won.
In Somerville, the mayor, Board of Aldermen
, School Committee, Parent Teachers Association, and the Somerville Teachers Association all went on record opposed to the granting of a for-profit charter school.