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city council

noun as in city government


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Redistricting is a complex process that involves redrawing city council, state legislative and congressional districts.

Redistricting involves redrawing city council, state legislative and congressional districts.

Grant pointed to the move by other city councils to move forward to approve hazard pay ordinances this week, even after Kroger’s announcement.

Multiple city council members have called for an investigation, the Inquirer reported, and want to know why inexperienced college students were placed in charge of such a crucial task in the first place.

He also said he tried pushing “to focus the group around global heating and climate breakdown,” but the members, he said, wanted to talk about “gardening and city council meetings,” not the apocalypse, so Peter and Transition Pasadena parted ways.

Jumaane Williams, a City Council member known for advocating police reform, spoke at the press conference.

One cop who admitted to hitting the man went on to become one of the five whites on the six-member Ferguson City Council.

Seattle is one of the most recent, with its city council voting this year to adopt the indigenous version of the holiday.

The City Council appoints the municipal judge, currently Ron Brockmeyer, who is also white.

Four of the five sitting members on the Ferguson City Council were white.

The governor then presented the mayor to the Prince, and the recorder and city council, collectively.

He blessed the city council for not having put in new lamp-posts as a recent budget had recommended.

She is president of the school board here in the city, and she is also a member of the city council.

Does the city council or mayor confirm the appointees of the city manager?

The city council of Harrisville and the county commissioners offered rewards for the arrest and conviction of the dynamiters.

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On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to city council, such as: board of aldermen, board of selectmen, city board, common council, and selectboard.

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