Saturday, October 20, 2018

Violation of law or personal attack?

By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
A violation of the city charter and state law, or a personal attack? That’s what one councilwoman wanted to know after finding out there was a council agenda item seeking discussion and direction to the city attorney and possibly the Arizona State Attorney General’s office regarding her recent votes at a Bisbee City Council meeting.
At Tuesday night’s council meeting the last agenda item for the evening was  “discussion and possible direction to the city attorney (and if necessary Arizona Attorney General) to review tapes of council meeting of October 2, 2018 agenda items 8 and 9 to determine whether there is full story (e-subscribers only)

Step Up volunteers work through rainy build day

Step Up Bisbee/Naco held its annual build day Saturday in the rainy weather, installing windows, replacing shingles, patching sheetrock, and painting at several locations throughout Bisbee. Pictured are members from the Bisbee Rotary organization who worked on replacing nine windows at a home on Washington Avenue. A total of six projects were worked on by 62 volunteers, including 27 who worked at St. John’s Church replacing shingles, painting and doing other miscellaneous repairs.
Each year Step Up Bisbee/Naco volunteers help preserve and revitalize houses and other buildings in the community. According to the group’s website, “Many local qua full story (e-subscribers only)

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