The week in local government (March 28 edition)

March 28, 2014 by Matt Murphy

Here’s a recap of other Daily Mail coverage related to local government this week, March 24 to March 28:


CHARLESTON – Charleston’s city council approved the city’s FY 2015 budget. Budget story here.

AIRPORT – Yeager airport officials approved an updated marketing plan for the airport.

COUNTY – Kanawha County officials are working to map potential water contamination sources across the county.


CHARLESTON – City council’s Environment & Recycling committee approved a bill that creates a small “restricted use area” in Kanawha City due to contamination from the old Libbey Owens Ford plant.

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In other Kanawha County local government news, Charleston has filed a complaint in Kanawha Circuit Court over the new state gun law; and the city also wants residents to know which potholes it can and can’t fix.

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Here are government meetings and related events scheduled next week in Kanawha County:

Monday, March 31

Noon – Charleston Parks and Recreation committee.

Tuesday, April 1

6 p.m. – Cedar Grove Town Council.

7 p.m. – Nitro City Council.

Thursday, April 3

7:30 p.m. – South Charleston City Council.

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“The Week in Local Government” is a weekly post, published around lunchtime on Fridays, that recaps the Daily Mail’s local government coverage for the week. Past editions are available by clicking on the “The Week in Government” link on the right side of this page.

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