Committee on Ordinances

Creating A Voting Culture
One City Councilor is looking for ways to increase voter interest and turnout in New Bedford elections.
Ward Three Councilor Hugh Dunn wants to see voter registration forms placed in public buildings to encourage eligible residents to sign up...
No Action Yet
The City Council's Committee on Ordinances discussed issues with unlicensed peddling for nearly an hour before deciding not to take any action on changing city ordinances just yet.
Problem Properties Ordinance Voted To Go To Full Council
The "Problem Properties' Ordinance in New Bedford moves on to the full Council after being passed by the Committee on Ordinances.
Council members voted on several changes to the much discussed ordinance, which will be re-drafted and voted on again in February...