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Controversial Purchasing Resolution Passes

A controversial resolution establishing purchasing and bidding procedures for the city of Monroe was again met with feedback from the community at Tuesday’s June 13, 2023 meeting, as the members of the city council brought the matter back for further discussion. When the resolution came up for the first time for council consideration, there was considerable backlash directed at council members and Mayor Friday Ellis. Before there was any discussion on the resolution, Council President Kema Dawson had Kurt Kelly from Purchasing address the matter to explain how the purchasing policy works and w...


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