Website of Akron City Council
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2015 Primary and General Elections
Campaign Finance and Contribution Limits for City of Akron Mayoral and City Council Elections: http://www.akroncitycouncil.org/resources/userUploads/CampaignLimits.SRV_1432656158.pdf
City Council held two meetings Monday evening; the first a special meeting in which members discussed filling the Ward 10 and Council President seats and the second the regular meeting to legislate city business. Council agreed to wait until Ward 10 Councilman and Council President Garry Moneypenny takes office as mayor to address filling the vacancies. During the regular meeting, Council approved moving forward with Seiberling Street sewer improvements costing $4.1 million. It is the last phase of the new Goodyear World Headquarters project.
Download 2014 Vol. 2 City Council News
Speed humps for Akron?
Ward 9 Council Representative Mike Freeman has been a vocal advocate inside city hall for the use of speed humps to slow residential traffic, and the administration is listening. Akron's first speed humps should rise this spring. Here's video Freeman shot in Toledo while studying the effectiveness of speed humps.