The city will charge builders an almost $1,900 sewer connection fee on new single-family homes, according to an ordinance passed by the City Council last week.
Municipal employees were paid for 782 hours of overtime without proper authorization, according to an audit report presented to the governing body last week.
Maritza Davila received the support of her colleagues for the City Council presidency on Sunday afternoon.
The city bid farewell to outgoing mayor Jane Williams-Warren on her last day in office with a surprise party in front of Eastside Park on Saturday afternoon.
The city is increasing parking violation penalties for most infractions like double parking and parking too close to a stop sign by 10-percent.
The city’s governing body has agreed to transfer 11 lots or 1.5-acre of land to the Paterson Parking Authority for the development of a parking deck and a hotel in the vicinity of the Great Falls National Historical Park.
Councilwoman Ruby Cotton and Maritza Davila have set themselves up for a rematch for the City Council presidency. For the past weeks, both women have been lobbying their colleagues for support.