Monday, May 25, 2015

Council overrides Nutter on parades

City Council Thursday morning overrode Mayor Nutter's veto of a bill that requires the city to absorb all police costs for security and crowd control at parades and community events.

Council overrides Nutter on parades

City Council Thursday morning overrode Mayor Nutter's veto of a bill that requires the city to absorb all police costs for security and crowd control at parades and community events.

The vote was 14-3, with Council members W. Wilson Goode Jr., Jack Kelly and Curtis Jones Jr. voting against the override.

See this morning's story on the conflict here.

 

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