U-S Conference of Mayors

Mayors Develop ‘New Bedford Principles’ for Smart Energy
Last week's two-day national mayor's summit on smart cities and new energy technologies at New Bedford's Whaling Museum has led to the creation of "The New Bedford Principles," a six-point energy recommendation that the U.S. Conference of Mayors will make to Congress and the…
New Bedford Embraces History With New Abolition Row Park
NEW BEDFORD — A vacant lot that once housed two historic homes in New Bedford's Abolition Row neighborhood is springing back to life with new purpose.
The City of New Bedford and the New Bedford Historical Society are creating Abolition Row Park on the site, located at the corner of Sevent…
Black Lives Matter Protest At Mayor’s Conference
Black Lives Matter protestors are giving America's mayors an earful.
Demonstrators protesting the killing of a Chicago teenager by police and the contaminated water crisis in Flint, Michigan disrupted the U.S. Conference of Mayors meeting in Washington, DC today...
Mitchell Named Chairman Of Mayor’s Energy Committee
New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell has been named Chairman of the U-S Conference of Mayors Committee on Energy.
The appointment was announced by the President of the Mayor's group, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake of Baltimore.
Mitchell will chair the committee next week during the 84th winter meeting …