Owning land would facilitate future reconstruction of the heavily traveled intersection; perhaps pave way for a roundabout. Affirmative vote required two-thirds majority, not usual majority.
Candidates seeking to replace Mayor Nold as a district 4 alderman can take out nomination papers starting Aug. 19
Former alderman Dave Nold, now Mayor Nold, has his work cut out for him with the council he characterized as having “too much dissension and acrimony.”
Absence of such a policy and the council’s decisions regarding filling vacancies created turmoil in the past.
At its Aug. 18 meeting, the aldermen will sort out options for Nold’s replacement as a representative of District 4.