Municipal officials approved a payment in lieu of taxes (PILOT) agreement late last month giving a $4 million tax break to the soon-to-be purchasers of the Federation Apartments, a senior housing complex on 12th Avenue.
After a nearly three-hour long emergency meeting prompted by a pair of weekend fatalities, mayor Andre Sayegh on Monday afternoon said police will continue to “devote special attention” to the city’s “most troubled sections.”
Municipal officials agreed to pay $200,000 on Tuesday night to settle a police brutality lawsuit filed by a teenager and his family.
The City Council has approved an 80-page redevelopment agreement for the $76 million project to restore the historic Hinchliffe Stadium.
Mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration has budgeted funds to give large pay increases to high ranking municipal officials.
Four council members could get legislative aides after an acrimonious battle at the City Council on Tuesday night that included exchanges of personal attacks.
Mayor Andre Sayegh’s administration successfully secured the City Council’s ratification of a lease agreement on Tuesday night giving developers site control of the historic Hinchliffe Stadium for a $76 million restoration project.