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City Clerk Vote Set For July 17th Council Meeting
City Council President Joseph Lopes says the Council is still on schedule to select a new City Clerk at its July meeting.
Lopes says the council is reviewing the credentials of 38 candidates in the first round of applications, plus another five candidates deemed "qualified" by the c…
New Bedford City Clerk’s Job Re-Posted
The City of New Bedford is re-posting the job of City Clerk on its website.
City Council President Joseph Lopes was referring to former Councilor Denis Lawrence who was considered a front-runner for the job, but withdrew his application without explanation on Monday...
Denis Lawrence Withdraws Application For City Clerk’s Job
Former City Councilor Denis Lawrence has informed the Council President, he is withdrawing his application for the position of City Clerk.
The news of Lawrence's decision has greatly saddened Ward Three Councilor Henry Bousquet.....
The Standard Times first reported Lawrence's decision...
Council Vetting City Clerk Applicants
Applications have been submitted and the City Council is now reviewing the field of candidates that have submitted their names for the New Bedford City Clerk position.
39 people have turned in applications, hoping to fill the seat of retiring City Clerk, Rita Arruda...
City Clerk Announces Retirement
It probably was the worst kept secret at City Hall; the upcoming retirement of City Clerk Rita Arruda.  She made it official on Tuesday, saying she planned to retire at the end of June. Her job is already being advertised on the city's website...