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@SteveRHardy — 1,665 followers, 2,629 tweets

Nov 21, 2017

With 2 absent republicans, the council deadlocked over an ITEP committee appointment. We'll take it up again in 3 weeks.

Nov 21, 2017

Wilson tells people we aren't here to talk about how the ITEP program works, we're just talking about who to appoint. Starting to cut people off.

Nov 21, 2017

Several @TogBR folks imploring council's industrial tax exemption rep to invest in EBR. "We have been over-generous w/ what we have given to industry."

Nov 21, 2017

Slightly strange Council moment -- they approved the 2018 property taxes, but Watson said he'd be interested in discussion about how ops would be affected by millage reductions. Freiberg specifically said she looks forward to seeing how the Council on Aging provides services

Nov 21, 2017

This airport director search committee hasn't even started work and they're already arguing. The interim director (and a presumed candidate) is here. @Vote4Chauna asks if that's appropriate. Others point out that it's a public meeting.

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