June 18, 2020

Councilman at Large Mark Williamson talks Columbus Statue, Police Reform & Golf Course

Utica Councilman at Large Mark Williamson shares his thoughts on calls for Utica’s Christopher Columbus statute to be removed, efforts to pass Police Reform laws and […]
June 16, 2020

Councilwoman Celeste Friend on Utica’s Columbus Statue, Police Records & Neighborhood Notification

Utica Councilwoman Celeste Friend discusses debate over City’s Christopher Columbus statue, plus her proposed legislation concerning Utica Police transparency with disciplinary records and Neighborhood Notifications concerning […]
May 27, 2020

‘No Referendum’ on Utica Police Residency Issue, Councilman Jack LoMedico Says

Utica Councilman at Large Jack LoMedico explains why he doesn’t like referendum votes, why he stands by his vote to change the Utica Police residency requirement […]
May 8, 2020

Councilmember Celeste Friend Explains Vote Against Changing Utica Police Residency Rule

Utica Councilmember Celeste Friend explains why she voted NO against changing the Utica Police residency requirement to only 5 years, instead of allowing voters to decide […]