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Outgoing Waco Mayor Dillon Meek reflects on eventful era

Dillon Meek was elected mayor in the depths of the COVID-19 pandemic and has guided Waco through one of the most transformational periods in its history. Meek, elected in 2015 to the Waco City Council and 2020 as mayor, is stepping away from city government this week after a tenure that saw a makeover of […]

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Killeen Council, mayor respond to Herald’s questions on the Featherline Road area rezoning | Local News | #citycouncil

The rezoning of approximately 195 acres in the area near Featherline Road from agricultural to single-family residential is an issue which has resulted in a lot of opposition from residents of Killeen. It appears that overwhelmingly, people tend to be against the rezoning. On the other hand, some on the Killeen City Council appeared to […]

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Lincoln City mayor looks to the future | News

Lincoln City Mayor Susan Wahlke looked to the past to illustrate how the city is moving forward into the future. In her State of the City address April 23, Wahlke outlined the progress the city has made in developing new affordable housing through the city’s planning and development department. She highlighted Innovative Housing Inc., 107 […]

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G.T. Bynum supports sidewalk obstruction ordinance proposal

Mayor G.T. Bynum said he supports an ordinance amendment moving through the City Council that would address individuals obstructing sidewalks or other public rights of way. “Community discussions around this matter have been ongoing for over a year, and I appreciate my colleagues on the City Council for weighing all options and trying to reach […]

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Jim Holmes elected mayor of Waco

Jim Holmes cruised to a comfortable election win Saturday night to become Waco’s next mayor. He will replace Dillon Meek, who is stepping down after two terms. Holmes won with 2,473 out of 3,517 votes cast in the three-person race, or 70.3%. Aubrey Robertson received 542 votes, or 15.4%, and Eric Brown received 502 votes, […]

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Tina Pannell – City Council Ward III | Election | #citycouncil

In no more than 100 words, tell us about yourself. Native of Beckley WV Tina Pannell is running for Beckley City Council! She was inspired by her volunteer days as Committee Member on the African American Legislative Committee (AZ) in 2008. She has worked for Target and Boeing which has held assets of Billions of […]

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Valerie Carroll announces bid for First Ward City Council seat | Local | #citycouncil

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Kokomo Mayor Tyler Moore endorses Crouch for governor | Area Briefs

Kokomo Mayor Tyler Moore is throwing his weight behind Suzanne Crouch for governor.  In a statement, the Republican said he was “excited” to endorse Crouch because of her history in working with local officials as the state’s lieutenant governor. “Through her long history of public service at all levels of local and state government, Suzanne […]

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Kokomo Mayor Tyler Moore endorses Crouch for governor |

Kokomo Mayor Tyler Moore is throwing his weight behind Suzanne Crouch for governor.  In a statement, the Republican said he was “excited” to endorse Crouch because of her history in working with local officials as the state’s Lieutenant Governor. “Through her long history of public service at all levels of local and state government, Suzanne […]

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ELECTION Q&A: Two newcomers seek City Council seat | Free Share | #citycouncil

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