The 10th Councilmanic District has been added to a pilot program that permits residents and small businesses to place their trash out for collection two hours earlier for the next five months.
City Councilman Bobby Henon aims for accountability on the part of negligent landlords— he's now brought two to a joint hearing about their properties.
— Freshman city councilman takes aim at negligent landlords by forcing four property owners to tell their side of the story.
— Convicted felon John Perzel, the one-time popular political powerhouse from the Great Northeast, is heading to prison.
The year flies by and its highlights tend to become hazy in our minds. With the rush of headlines spanning soldiers who died in combat to a career politician who turned criminal, the Northeast has seen better years.
City Councilman Brian O’Neill enjoyed a comfortable re-election victory last month, but an examination of the numbers indicates that it’ll be a little bit of a tougher fight in four years.