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Keeping in touch: Notes from the Mayor

Mayor Lucy VinisThis blog aims to nurture our conversation and understanding of the issues before us. Every week, I will provide a weekly update on the activities in the city government, my activities as mayor, and brief reflections on progress, opportunities and challenges. You are invited to respond with reactions, insights and questions. We do this work together.

Jan 27

January 27, 2023

Posted on January 27, 2023 at 2:40 PM by Cherish Bradshaw

Council is starting off the year moving forward on some big pieces and long-term visions.

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Jan 13

January 13, 2023

Posted on January 13, 2023 at 12:56 PM by Sara McKinney

Welcome to the new year! 

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Dec 20

December 19, 2022

Posted on December 20, 2022 at 1:22 PM by Cherish Bradshaw

Council ended for a winter break with a challenging set of meetings to appoint an interim councilor for Ward 7.

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Dec 09

December 9, 2022

Posted on December 9, 2022 at 3:38 PM by Cherish Bradshaw

The major concern of the week has been the appointment process for an interim councilor for Ward 7, but the Budget and Intergovernmental Relations (IGR) committees also met.

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Dec 02

December 2, 2022

Posted on December 2, 2022 at 5:05 PM by Cherish Bradshaw

The Thanksgiving weekend was bracketed on both sides with the ongoing discussion about proposed Council policies in response to global warming.

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Nov 18

November 18, 2022

Posted on November 18, 2022 at 3:52 PM by Cherish Bradshaw

I’m catching up this week on two weeks of council meetings and anticipating next week.

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Nov 04

November 4, 2022

Posted on November 4, 2022 at 4:04 PM by Sara McKinney

Without council meetings on this first week of the month, my report will be a short summary of some of my other activities.

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