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Officials walked the newly opened CoveWalk in New Bedford's south end Wednesday. Greg Desrosiers/TSM
Officials walked the newly opened CoveWalk in New Bedford's south end Wednesday. Greg Desrosiers/TSM

City, State Officials Celebrate Opening of CoveWalk Waterfront Path

NEW BEDFORD - Mayor Jon Mitchell and local elected officials were joined by Governor Charlie Baker and Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack Wednesday for the official opening of the city's newest south end waterfront path, the CoveWalk. 

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City Council Refers Loan Request for Environmental Cleanup to Committee for Further Review

NEW BEDFORD - The City Council voted to send a loan request of $6,499,000 by Mayor Jon Mitchell for environmental cleanup projects to the Committee on Finance during Thursday's meeting for further discussion. 

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Mount Vernon Group Architects
Mount Vernon Group Architects

Significant Upgrades Announced for Elm Street Garage

NEW BEDFORD—The City of New Bedford will make significant upgrades to the Elm Street Garage during a renovation project that is part of ongoing improvements to downtown parking...

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Google Maps

Mitchell: Walmart ‘Rumored’ To Be Moving to City’s North End

This past week, it was revealed that Ocean's 18 Family Fun Center and Body Works Gym and Spa had been issued eviction notices. They were the last two businesses remaining in the rear portion of the plaza that previously housed Flagship Cinemas until its closure last August, and they both need to vacate by May 15...

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New Bedford Receives National Budget Award

The City of New Bedford has been awarded the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its current budget by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA)...

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Mitchell: ‘Experts’ Should Be in Charge of Harbor

New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell sparked a controversy when he wrote a letter to the City Council nominating New Bedford Police Chief Joseph Cordeiro for the vacated position of harbormaster...

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City of New Bedford Police Department (Official)/Facebook
City of New Bedford Police Department (Official)/Facebook

Chief Cordeiro Nominated for Harbormaster Despite Not Living in New Bedford

NEW BEDFORD - Mayor Jon Mitchell is nominating the city's police chief to the position of harbormaster, after the former harbormaster was ejected from the role for not living in the city...

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An Initiative To Legalize Marijuana In California To Appear On Nov. Ballot
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Mitchell Says Medical Marijuana Agreement Reached; Recommends Moratorium on Recreational Dispensaries

Mayor Jon Mitchell announced today two developments related to medical marijuana and recreational marijuana.

Host Community Agreement Reached for Medical Marijuana Dispensary

The Mayor announced that the City has successfully negotiated a host community agreement with Beacon Compassion Center of Norwood, Massachusetts...

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Courtesy City of New Bedford
Courtesy City of New Bedford

Mitchell Goes Before Congress for Brownfield Redevelopment

New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell was in Washington, DC on Thursday to testify before the House Subcommittee on Environment.

The hearing was entitled "Modernizing Environment Laws: Challenges and Opportunities for Expanding Infrastructure and Promoting Development and Manufacturing...

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Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media
Taylor Cormier/Townsquare Media

Mitchell Pushes for More State Funding for New Bedford Schools

New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell has taken issue with Governor Charlie Baker's latest recommendation for state aid to local schools.

The Governor recommended increasing Chapter 70 funding by just 2...

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