Monthly Archives: March 2012

Common Council Approves Controversial Bonds

Lance Denno Opposes the Issuing of Controversial Bonds By Aaron Avalos Originally Reported February 27, 2012 SYRACUSE (NCC News)— The Syracuse Common Council voted Monday to issue more than $600,000 in bonds to pay a policewoman who won a judgment against … Continue reading

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Land Bank Vote Delayed

Neighborhood Group Wants Common Council To Vote “Yes” By David Fine Originally reported on February 27, 2012 SYRACUSE (NCC News) — Members of the neighborhood group Syracuse United Neighbors showed up at City Hall to support the new land bank proposal … Continue reading

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Common Council Approves the Selling of Bonds for $600,000 Debt

Councilor Denno Lone Vote Against Selling Bonds By Jordan D. King Originally Reported on February 27, 2012 Syracuse (NCC News) – The Syracuse Common Council voted Monday to authorize the bonding of more than $600,000 to pay a policewoman who … Continue reading

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Common Council Puts Off Land Bank Vote

Still Has to Choose a Representative By Alexandra Bauman Originally reported on February 27, 2012 The Syracuse Common Council put off its vote on the proposed land bank agreement today. “I want it to happen right” said Councilor-At-Large Jean Kessner, … Continue reading

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Syracuse Common Council Issues Bonds

 Pays Policewoman Originally Reported on Febuary 27, 2012 By Seth Kornfeld The Syracuse Common Council voted 7-1 Monday to issue more than $600,000 in bonds to pay a policewoman who won a judgment against the city over mistreatment by the … Continue reading

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Common Council Delays Voting on Land Bank Proposal

Councilors say proposal language needs clarification By Alexandra Curtis Originally reported on Febuary 27th, 2012 Members of a neighborhood group showed up at City Hall to support the new land bank proposal Monday, but the Common Council delayed voting, saying the … Continue reading

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Policy Committee Approves Ethics Code Revisions

Changes to conflict of interest policy sent back for administration revision By Alexandra Curtis Originally reported on February 13, 2012 SYRACUSE (NCC News) – Syracuse City School District’s Policy Committee recommended approval of updates to the code of ethics Monday … Continue reading

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School Board Committee Recommends Revised Policy

Policy Committee recommends revised Code of Ethics, wants clarification on Conflict of Interest policy By James Gloria Originally reported on February 13, 2012 SYRACUSE (NCC News) — The Syracuse City School District Policy Committee today recommended putting a stricter limit on … Continue reading

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School Board Members Lobby SU Reporters

Trying New Ways to Get Funds By: Sammi Charen Originally reported February 13, 2012 Syracuse (NCC News) — Six Syracuse Board of Education members used a committee meeting Monday to lobby student reporters from Syracuse University on (the issue of) … Continue reading

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Policy Committee Approves Ethics Code

Conflict of Interest Needs Clarification By: Jennifer Greene Originally reported on: February 13, 2012 Syracuse (NCC News) – The Syracuse School Board’s Policy Committee changed the code of ethics and reviewed conflict of interest policy at the meeting Monday afternoon.  The School … Continue reading

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