The price of “Let’s all agree”

By:  Diane Benjamin The following information was received by a reader under the Freedom of Information Act. Remember Lynn Montei?  She’s the facilitator who leads retreats.  The goal is getting the Council to all agree with David Hales.  Montei led last November’s retreat and the one this summer.  (maybe others)  I thought Alderman Hauman was […]

Council Retreat: Here’s the minutes

by:  Diane Benjamin Last November the Bloomington City Council held a 2 day retreat.  This morning I couldn’t find the retreat minutes at the link I previously had, but I did finally locate them:  Retreat Minutes Mayor Renner has publicly claimed the budget has been discussed for 9 months.  This morning he claimed the budget […]