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Councilors Question Casino Host City Agreement

It's a safe bet casino talks will continue for months in New Bedford.

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New Bedford Council Considers Taking Closer Look at LED Streetlights

The New Bedford City Council is looking to take a proactive approach to a number of complaints regarding the LED streetlights installed last year.

Ten councilors have signed onto a motion that would schedule a ride-along with councilors, a representative from Siemens energy, and the City's Energy Manager to take a look at some of the areas of New Bedford that residents have described as poorly lit

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“Problem Properties” Ordinance Moves Ahead Once Again

The city's "problem properties" ordinance has been kicked around City Hall for nearly two years now.

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TSM - Ward 3 Councilor Henry Bousquet

Ward Three Councilor Forced To Give Up Salary For Nearly A Year

Ward Three City Councilor Henry Bousquet has been performing his duties as a city councilor without pay since last April.

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With Warm Weather On The Way, City Council Fears Rise In Prostitution

Despite the cold winter, City Councilors say there is still a problem with prostitution on city streets, and that problem is only going to get worse as the weather warms up.

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Kerry Winterson, Facebook

Council Looking To Re-Evaluate City Hiring Practices

The City Council is taking a look at how often the city hires applicants from outside New Bedford.

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Emotions Run High After Council Meeting

Tempers flared after Thursday night's City Council meeting.

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Should New Bedford Invest In Major Sports? [POLL]

There has been plenty of sports talk this week in New Bedford.

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City Council Questions Airport Leadership

The City Council was presented with three separate motions regarding the state of the New Bedford Regional Airport Thursday night.

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Jim Phillips | TSM

Mayor Pushing Energy Management Contract

It looks like Siemens Energy will have a much bigger role in saving New Bedford some money beyond L-E-D streetlights.

The city is looking to enter into an energy management services agreement with the company, which would hold Siemens to whatever energy savings they guarantee

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