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Mansfield City Council To Consider Grant To Promote Safe Neighborhoods

2 Feb , 2019  

At its meeting on Tuesday, February 5, Mansfield City Council will be taking an initial look at a proposed ordinance which would authorize acceptance of a grant for the purchase of data analysis software designed to assist the Mansfield Police Department in its efforts to create safe neighborhoods within the city.

The grant in the amount of $59,844 would come from Kent State University, a research partner in the Northern Ohio Violent Crime Consortium. This would be a one-time grant with no local match. More…


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City Council To Tackle Substantial Legislative Agenda

5 Dec , 2016  

Mansfield City Council is scheduled to meet on Tuesday, December 6, and is scheduled to consider numerous pieces of legislation. Included among subjects of proposed legislation are the following, among many others. Some of these measures will be considered in caucus; others on first or second readings. More…

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Council Legislation

5 Oct , 2016  

In addition to hearing a stark financial forecast (covered by the News Journal ($) and Richland Source), Mansfield City Council passed a handful of matters at its Monday evening meeting.

Those pieces of legislation included: More…

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Bridges On Council’s Mind

29 Sep , 2016  

At the most recent meeting of Mansfield City Council, bridges were clearly on members’ minds, as two pieces of legislation were passed on the subject.

Council considered and passed an ordinance allowing the donation of small parcels of land owned by the City for public right-of-way improvements related to the Bowman Street Bridge project. Together, these parcels represent less than an acre of land.

The project is a cooperative effort of the City of Mansfield, the Ohio Department of Transportation, and the Federal Highway Administration. It will involve a partial reconstruction of the bridge, located between Sixth and Springmill Streets. More…