May 22, 2020

Mayor Palmieri to Decide Today on Change to Utica Police Residency Rules

Utica Mayor Robert Palmieri could decide today whether or not to sign into law a measure the Common Council passed recently that would allow city police […]
May 5, 2020

Council President Mike Galime Debates Referendums for Utica Mayor Salary & Police Residency

Utica Council President Mike Galime explains how the Public Referendum process could be used to approve a pay increase for the Utica Mayor, and whether any […]
May 4, 2020

Referendums for Utica Mayor Pay Raise & Police Residency? Councilman Frank Meola debates Legal Questions

Utica Councilman Frank Meola of the 4th Ward explains why he now believes the Utica Mayor pay increase the Common Council recently passed could go to […]
May 4, 2020

Referendum for Utica Mayor Pay Raise & Police Residency? Former City Attorney Linda Sullivan Fatata Explains Law

Former Utica Corporation Counsel Linda Sullivan Fatata explains why state Municipal Home Rule law allows the public to petition for a referendum to vote on a […]