Mayor Joe Domingo

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City of Albion passes no-idling policy for vehicles city owns, rents or leases

The city of Albion is no longer standing idle on city vehicles blowing unnecessary dollars out of their exhaust pipes. On Monday, city council unanimously passed a no-idling policy for its fleet in an effort to preserve the environment and possibly put some money back into the city’s budget. The policy states that drivers of … Continue reading

>Albion City Council to take another crack at passing 2011 budget at meeting Monday

> Albion City Council will attempt to pass an amended 2011 budget Monday after two special meetings in the past week resulted in revisions. To save money in the city’s undesignated fund balance, $21,000 in miscellaneous line items would be removed, the overtime allowance for city employees would be reduced by $10,000 and public safety … Continue reading

>Ron Gant honored after more than three decades of serving on Albion City Council

>Ron Gant was always a powerful presence on the Albion City Council, never afraid to speak his mind. But on Monday, he could hardly speak at all. The meeting marked the 76-year-old’s final time representing the first precinct after 32 years. He exited with a ceremony that was fitting of his lasting influence. He was … Continue reading

>Albion leaders trying to erase budget deficit, council to hold special budget meeting

>With the clock running out on 2010, a debate is brewing on how to solve the city of Albion’s $210,000 budget deficit for 2011. On Nov. 15, the City Council approved letters of understanding from the city’s unions that would save the city about $105,000 in health insurance costs, with the concession that the remaining … Continue reading