Category Archives: city hall

Follow along with tonight’s York City Council committee meeting

Tonight’s agenda includes talk of a salary increase for Police Chief Wes Kahley, the Penn Park project, police budgets, and more.

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Bracey puts forward candidate for Economic Development position

York City Council will vote on a candidate put forward by Mayor Kim Bracey to fill the position of Director of Economic and Community Development at its meeting Tuesday night. The post has been vacant since the former director, Kevin … Continue reading

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York names new Poet Laureate

Christine Lincoln has been named York’s Poet Laureate for 2014, according to a news release.

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York City Council talks snow cleanup

Carol Hill-Evans said the city has had a lot of successes in dealing with the winter storms, as well as some complaints.

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York still searching for economic development director

Mayor Kim Bracey said this summer she would take her time in selecting the next director of Economic and Community Development. More than six months after former director Kevin Schreiber vacated the position for a seat in the state House … Continue reading

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Should York City Council have approved a raise for department heads?

A York City Council meeting turned tense this week when council members voted against salary increases for Jim Gross, director of the Department of Public Works, and Michael O’Rourke, the city’s business administrator. Council voted 3 to 2 against the … Continue reading

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Mayoral candidate Dave Moser: I’m trying to give people a second chance

Mayoral Libertarian candidate Dave Moser has a message for York voters who are fed-up with the last four years: “Unfortunately, I’m your last option.” At an NAACP candidate forum where incumbent Kim Bracey was a no-show, Moser told voters that … Continue reading

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Recap: York City Council discusses booting, mobile street food vendor licenses

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Recap: NAACP, Centro Hispano Jose Hernandez sponsor candidate forum

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Could a commuter tax in York help city residents?

The commuter tax — it’s an idea that’s been bandied about by York officials for several years now as a way to ease the strain a declining tax base is putting on the city’s general fund, and while it came … Continue reading

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