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Mayor: “Safer Grant” Money Fully Accounted For

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A crazy allegation.  That’s how Mayor Jon Mitchell describes comments made by City Councilor Brian Gomes on Thursday, characterizing the city’s Safer Grant for the fire department as “missing.”  Mitchell describes the comment as “over the top”……

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Mitchell says the city has been frugal with the grant money.  The $2.5 million grant  was expected to run out in May of this year, but Mitchell says it will probably last till September.  The Mayor says he’s still talking with federal officials about getting the grant funded for another year.

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