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The Common Council meets in the Council Chambers to conduct the City's legislative business. The Council adopts the City budget and passes laws, policies and regulations that govern the City.

Current Common council meeting Agenda

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

6:30 p.m.
Room 201, City-County Building
210 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.

Note: This is the ONLY Council meeting in August


Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 6:30 p.m. in Room 201, City-County Bldg.

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  • Its Downtown/Isthmus Moving Time Again Posted 7/31/2015
    It is time for the annual downtown move out and there are a lot of things for movers and others to consider.  Activity is expected to begin this weekend and peak on Friday August 14th when most renters have to be out of their apartments.        Residents in the downtown area who have their refuse...

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David Ahrens
District 15

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