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  • Petitioners to deliver 4,000 signatures for Allentown referendum

     
    A group of Allentown residents who oppose Mayor Ed Pawlowski's plan to lease city water and sewer systems will submit a petition for a referendum today in support of voter oversight on such deals. Organizer Dan Poresky said the group has collected 4,000...
  • Ballot question signatures verified, issue heads to Allentown council

     
    Petitioners working to put a ballot question about the sale and lease of city assets before voters are one step closer this morning. City Clerk Mike Hanlon announced Wednesday night that he and his staff had verified 2,000 signatures collected by the...
  • Opponents of Delta Thermo waste-to-energy proposal to organize ballot question

     
    Opponents of a proposed waste-to-energy plant that would burn Allentown's trash and sewer sludge to create electricity are organizing a ballot initiative in hopes of stopping the plant from being built. Mike Ewall, an attorney with the Philadelphia-...
  • Updated: Allentown postpones meeting to discuss lease/sale ballot question

     
    Update Thursday 10:38 a.m.: Allentown City Council has postponed a meeting scheduled for tonight to discuss a ballot question that would give voters a say in the sale or lease of city assets. The meeting will now take place at 6 p.m. Tuesday in council...
  • Tempers flare at Allentown City Council meeting on ballot question

     
    It was a night of personal jibes in Allentown City Council chambers Tuesday as council debated a ballot question that would give voters the right to weigh in when the city looks to sell or lease an asset over $10 million. While council defeated the...
  • Hearing continued until Friday on lawsuit over environmental ballot question

     
    The dispute over an environmental ballot question tossed by the Lehigh County Elections Board will continue until at least Friday. Lehigh County Judge Michele Varricchio continued arguments Wednesday after waste-to-energy developer Delta Thermo Energy...
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  • New Nassau Coliseum To Come If Taxpayers Say 'Yes'

    New Nassau Coliseum To Come If Taxpayers Say 'Yes'
    After more than four years of controversial proposals, the largest venue on Long Island may be on track to be replaced by a new arena, but the latest proposal may garner controversy of its own over its funding. A new Nassau Coliseum project was...
  • Our Readers Write: City should give nominees more details

    You'd think that with a City Council Election coming up in March, the city website would mention that we are in the middle of the nomination period for candidates (Nov. 15 – Dec. 10). However, there is nothing on the front page of the city website...
  • NJ Councilman, Wife Arrested in Voter Fraud Case

    NJ Councilman, Wife Arrested in Voter Fraud Case
    A northern New Jersey city councilman and his wife were among those arrested and charged in connection with a voter fraud investigation, authorities announced Thursday. According to officials, state troopers arrested Paterson Councilman Rigo Rodriguez,...