Fire Chief Dan Goonan had requested a 32 percent increase — more than $15 — in the hourly rate charged for fire details requested or required by private or public organizations.
Mayor Joyce Craig attended the 2018 Mayors’ Institute on City Design Nov. 14-16, where she presented and received expert feedback and analysis on design opportunities in the Queen City.
Earlier this year, the VA endorsed a Vision 2025 plan to upgrade veteran health care in the state.
A school board member is calling for “greater transparency and increased opportunities for public input” in the process that may lead to a contract extension for Superintendent of Schools Dr. Bolgen Vargas, following a late-night vote last week by the Board of School Committee recommending a two-year contract extension.
A lawsuit brought against the school district by former superintendent of schools Debra Livingston has been settled at no cost to the district.
Following a two-month hiatus, contract talks between city negotiators and the teachers union are expected to resume early next month.
The man identified in an internal audit as the creator of the controversial 'Chief Days' practice says he doesn't remember rewarding police officers for doing an "exceptional job" with days off, but admits he has "no reason to doubt" claims he did.
By now you probably know the Board of Mayor and Aldermen reached consensus in nonpublic session last Tuesday in support of a tentative three-year agreement with the city's firefighter unions.