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  • Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) to be discussed at March 17 meeting

  • Affordable Housing Bond Process Lacks Civic Engagement

  • Baldwin’s PC purge continues: Planning Commission Chair Edie Jeffreys is targeted for removal

  • Business as Usual?

  • Citizen Engagement and Diversity

  • Citizens Speak Out: When Council Silenced the CACs, Black Communities Suffered Most

  • City Council finds new and novel ways to do nothing about the RDU Airport Quarry

  • Council to hear from developers, not the public, on rezonings (updated 5/14)

  • Councilor David Cox pledges support for Campaign Zero

  • COVID-19 Resources

  • Current news and action items — March 27, 2020

  • Delay April & May Council meetings

  • DID YOU KNOW?

  • Follow the Money

  • Good news! Neighbors are helping neighbors.

  • I helped Mayor Clarence Lightner create the CACs. Why is the current City Council so unwilling to listen to citizens?

  • If Mayor Mary-Ann Baldwin tells you she wants to “brand” the city, WATCH OUT…. It’s gonna cost you…

  • In the “Save Shelley Lake” rezoning case, will Council do its job? Does it even know what its job is? (Councilor Buffkin: This mess is on you.)

  • Just get together in secret and implement a robust Police Review Board!

  • Letter to Raleigh’s City Manager

  • Maslow or Moonshot? Sign up by Friday to weigh in at the 6/2 Budget Hearing

  • Mayor Baldwin shows disdain for the public yet again

  • N&O Reporter notes Citizen Engagement is worse under New Council Process

  • Nicole Stewart Wants to Hear the ‘Right’ Voices

  • Nicole Stewart, your hypocrisy is showing

  • NOW is Your Chance: Help Save Umstead State Park from that Giant Mining Pit/Quarry

  • On the RDU Quarry Issue, Where’s Saige? So far, his bold campaign promises are just hot air.

  • Open letter from Livable Raleigh to all CACs

  • Patrick Buffkin — Missing in Action

  • Pave Paradise

  • Please Sign the Petition: Ask Council to Appoint Kay Crowder to Fill the District D Vacancy

  • Process to fill vacant City Council seat: is it transparent or inclusive?

  • Quick wins for improving community engagement at Council meetings

  • Raleigh is in crisis: What now for our City?

  • Raleigh, we have a problem: Our “Affordable Housing MoonShot” is way off course

  • Raleigh: A city government without citizens

  • Raleigh’s Affordable Housing Bond: Pandemic Casualty or Bold Opportunity?

  • Raleigh’s Affordable Housing Bond: No Commitments = No Accountability

  • Show me the money!

  • Taxpayer-subsidized sports stadiums aren’t good catalysts

  • The Carolinian on CACs

  • The City Council’s Affordable Housing Bond Issue: “Buckets” of Debt ($80 mil) in Search of a Plan

  • To collect (yard waste), or not to collect. That is the question.

  • Wanda Gilbert-Coker: We Are Sick and Tired of City Council’s White Privilege

  • Watch Out For Your Wallet – Again!

  • What’s Happening to Citizen Engagement?

  • Whenever Mary-Ann Baldwin calls for ‘flexibility’, she always wants a backroom deal.

  • Why did they kill our Citizen Advisory Councils? (the secret video!)

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