High Performance Government – 12/2/2008

First, my apologies for taking so long to post this.  I have quite a stack of projects like this on my desk and am...
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Mayor Henry on Business Personal Property Tax vote

Statment from Mayor Tom Henry on the Business Personal Property Tax vote at City Council this evening

City Council Metro appointments to be considered

Tonight, the Fort Wayne City Council will also discuss their appointment to the Metropolitan Human Relations Commission. Commissioner James Ridley resigned after accepting a position...
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Collective Bargaining on-line petition

An on-line petition has been started to protest the Fort Wayne City Council's attempts at eliminating collective bargaining for the City's unionized employees.

City Council Notes – 10/7/2008

The Fort Wayne City Council met in Committee Session last evening, but was overshadowed in the media by the following Special Session for the...

City Councilman Jehl’s statement and video on the permanent closure of North Anthony Kroger...

Statement from Fort Wayne City Councilman Russ Jehl (R-2nd): Kroger announces closure of N. Anthony Scott's (August 17, 2012) - "I want to make sure that...

History and the City Council Veto Override Vote

Tomorrow night, the City Council will vote whether to override Mayor Tom Henry's veto of the Firefighter's Merit Board legislation. The Council passed...
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Statement from Mayor Tom Henry on veto override

Tonight's vote by six City Council members to override my veto of an ordinance affecting public safety employees is disappointing.

ATOS IT Contract Approved; The Eliminator; Lloy Ball Rally

ATOS Origin IT Contract In tonight's City Council meeting, the ATOS Origin IT Contract was passed.  The ordinance was passed out of committee with a...

The Harrison Condo Tax Abatement Passed

The Fort Wayne City Council met tonight and approved R-08-02-07 with a vote of 8-1.  The Coucilman voting against was Mitch Harper.  He cited...