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Montesanto Quietly Placed On Unpaid Leave, Was Paid $128K+ During Prior Suspension

Near the end of the August 7 City Council meeting, City Manager Sage Gerling dropped the bombshell news that officer Jack Montesanto, who pled not …

City Government

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Ward 6 Gets A Councilor: Hollenbeck Appointed To Seat

After 132 days without representation, Ward 6 has a City Councilor. By unanimous vote, City Council appointed Democrat Dana Hollenbeck to the seat that has …

Geneva Police

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Montesanto Quietly Placed On Unpaid Leave, Was Paid $128K+ During Prior Suspension

Near the end of the August 7 City Council meeting, City Manager Sage Gerling dropped the bombshell news that officer Jack Montesanto, who pled not …

Geneva Foundry

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The Geneva Foundry Disaster and Cover-up

The people asked for answers, the City of Geneva responded with lies, and we still don’t know why the City knew, for decades, about lead …

Ward 6

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Ward 6 Gets A Councilor: Hollenbeck Appointed To Seat

After 132 days without representation, Ward 6 has a City Councilor. By unanimous vote, City Council appointed Democrat Dana Hollenbeck to the seat that has …

Community Compact

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Compact Update: Gramling Announces “Civilian Oversight And Community-Building Program”

If the Compact’s primary goal is “relationship building,” then why are they involved in implementing a civilian review program, complaint process improvements, and other police …

Ethics

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City Council Slashes Anti-Poverty And Neighborhood Funding For 2019

City Council used their final 2019 budget session to make dramatic, last-second cuts to the city’s anti-poverty effort, the Economic Opportunity Task Force, and the …