OFFICIALS AT Families in Transition homeless shelter have invited city aldermen to tour the facility later this week after more complaints were aired during a public comment portion of the last board meeting.
SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT John Goldhardt isn’t backing off his assertion last month that an email from a local teacher to city aldermen and school board members alleging difficult work conditions less than a week before the city elections was politically motivated.
OFFICIALS AT FAMILIES in Transition homeless shelter have sent city leaders a letter saying they “vehemently deny the accusation of ‘inhumane treatment of shelter residents’ and ‘institutionalized torture’” described in an unsigned statement from homeless individuals presented at a recent al…
THE CITY AND school district have yet to be officially notified whether any Afghan refugees will be relocated to Manchester in the coming weeks, which will happen only after housing options have been confirmed.
WITH THE SERVICES provided by the Safe Station program moving to the Doorway of Greater Manchester, aldermen heard a presentation last week on the fire department’s mobile support services team, dubbed “The Squad.”
LAST WEEK’S VOTE by aldermen not to place charter amendments on the November ballot that — if approved — would have allowed the school board to set its own budget and override the city’s tax cap was surprising to many, upsetting to some.
MANCHESTER SOON could have access to funds for historic preservation efforts, after aldermen gave their blessing to ongoing efforts to become a “Certified Local Government” through the New Hampshire Historic Preservation Office and the National Parks Service.