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Election jabs heat up in Media Borough Council race

Nov 03

Election jabs heat up in Media Borough Council race

Media, PA – Media Borough council candidates are trading blows online and in their election literature in Media, PA. A recent promotional piece by Media Republicans on All Things Media, PA titled “A Proven Record of Leadership that Works for Media” was countered by the Media Democrats in a piece titled “A Proven Record of Distorting Facts and...

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Media Borough Legislative Meeting Votes August 18th, 2011: Hampton Inn and recycling days stay

Aug 18

Media Borough Legislative Meeting Votes August 18th, 2011: Hampton Inn and recycling days stay

Media Borough Council convened at 7:31 PM on Thursday, August 18th for their regular legislative session. Peter Williamson was absent from the meeting. Hampton Inn receives final approval In a 5 to 1 vote, with Jim Cunningham (R) as the sole dissenting vote, the Hampton Inn received final approval for the hotel to build in the lot behind Rite Aid on Baltimore...

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Borough Council Legislative Meeting, April 21st, 2011

Apr 21

Borough Council Legislative Meeting, April 21st, 2011

Hampton Inn Preliminary Approval Passed At tonight’s Borough Council legislative meeting, Borough Council approved the Hampton Inn preliminary plan, meaning the hotel will likely be built. Representatives from the Pinnacle Hospitality Group presented the summary of their final plan, which included numerous concessions for the residents of Allen Lane behind the...

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Borough Council Workshop Meeting, April 7th, 2011

Apr 07

Borough Council Workshop Meeting, April 7th, 2011

Here’s what was discussed at the Workshop Meeting on April 7th, 2011: Planning Commission losing control of signage Michael Kinsley, resident and vice-chairman of the Planning Commission, presented a letter at the beginning of the meeting which outlined their objection to Borough Council taking away their power to review signage in Media. He summarized the...

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Skirmish between Cunningham and a resident

Oct 22

Skirmish between Cunningham and a resident

Jim Cunningham’s has apparently become embroiled in a skirmish with a local resident David Palmer. From the Times: Media councilman’s conduct called into question To the Times: Regarding the Media Borough Council meeting of Aug. 19: The “new” leadership of council occupied nearly the entire comments section of the meeting with overwhelmingly negative...

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