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Arkansas city’s mayor refuses to resign after council asks him to step down • Arkansas Advocate

Helena-West Helena Mayor Christopher Franklin refused to resign Tuesday night after the City Council voted 6-0 to ask that he step down. The resolution came in response to a profanity-laden video call between the mayor, his adult daughter and his adult niece that went viral online last week. Mayor Christopher Franklin, Helena-West Helena, Arkansas The […]

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City Council

An Interview with Michael Dacquisto, Who Will Resign From the Redding City Council in June.​ – Shasta Scout | #citycouncil

Michael Dacquisto in 2022. Photo by Annelise Pierce. On Tuesday, May 21, Redding Council member Michael Dacquisto told the public he’ll resign in June due to medical reasons. We reached out for an interview. Here’s what he had to say. Scout: You’ve announced that you’re resigning from City Council. Can you share when you’re resigning, […]

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Laws prevent Mayor or City Council from removing Police Chief from Office. | #citycouncil

Opelousas, La: The General Service Committee held a meeting Wednesday night to discuss several items on the agenda; this was also the first meeting held since Police Chief Graig Leblanc turned himself in after being charged with obstruction of justice, malfeasance in office, and failure to render aid or assist for the December 22nd shooting […]

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City Council

Connecticut city council member faces calls to resign after she called pro-Palestinian protester a Hamas terrorist, gave him the finger | #citycouncil

Bridgeport City Council urged City Council member Maria Pereira to resign on Thursday, following the offensive email to city officials ‘A Palestinian young man, possibly a Hamas terrorist, repeatedly yelled out my name and was waving some propaganda poster at me,’ Pereira said Pereira was arrested for third degree assault in November for an incident […]

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Arkansas

Arkansas Air Guard commander resigns over abortion travel policy

The commander of the Arkansas Air National Guard’s 188th Air Wing resigned late last month for what the state’s Governor said is a protest of the Pentagon policy that pays for reproductive medical expenses, which includes out-of-state travel for abortions. According to Governor Sarah Huckabee Sanders’ office, Colonel Dillon Patterson resigned on December 18 as […]

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Mayor

Homerville mayor turns in resignation Friday

HOMERVILLE, Ga. (WALB) – Former Homerville Mayor Brooks Blitch IV resigned effective at midnight on Friday. “To the City of Homerville, regrettably, effective at 12 midnight tonight, I submit my resignation from my position as mayor and council member at the City of Homerville,” the letter read. Blitch took office as mayor in January 2022. […]

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Community leader Dave Letele calls for Auckland mayor Wayne Brown to resign after ‘absolute disgrace’ of response

Auckland Emergency Management 8 am update. Video / NZ Herald Community advocate Dave Letele is calling for the Auckland mayor to resign, saying his lack of leadership and response during the weekend’s emergency event has been an “absolute disgrace”. “You can’t keep blaming advisers. At the end of the day, you’re the leader. You set […]

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Coffee City mayor’s resignation officially accepted

COFFEE CITY, Texas (KLTV) – The embattled Coffee City mayor is out. Coffee City Mayor Frank Serrato’s resignation was officially accepted at the August 18 city council meeting. This comes after Serrato said his position conflicts with his job. The city appointed Jeff Blackstone, council member place three, as Mayor pro-tem. Empty council seats were […]

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