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Lopes Wants Public Input On Longer Mayoral Terms
New Bedford City Council President Joseph Lopes feels the voters should have a say when it comes to longer mayoral terms. Mayor Jon Mitchell is proposing a change to the City's charter that would allow for four-year terms for the next mayor...
Mitchell Makes Move To Extend Mayoral Terms
New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell has made an official move to change the City's charter, allowing for four-year mayoral terms instead of the current two-year terms.
Mitchell presented the City Council with the proposal on Wednesday, saying the modification would bring stability to the City's executive …