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Changes proposed for city council

By Hayley Dillon, @HayleyDillon_DE

March 18, 2015

With outdated technology and concerns about efficiency, the Carbondale city council is contemplating changes to improve city government.Carbondale’s financial software, GEMS, is about 13 to 14 years old and will soon cease to be supported by its...

New taxes proposed for Carbondale

By Hayley Dillon, @HayleyDillon_DE

February 23, 2015

A six-figure city deficit could lead to an increase in the price of prepared food, soft drinks and alcoholic beverages.Jane Adams and Lee Fronabarger—members of the Carbondale City Council—recently proposed a packaged liquor...

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