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 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 […]