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Change is Coming!

The residents of Bellevue expressed their displeasure with the majority of Bellevue’s elected leadership and voted with a resounding voice for change in the 2013 elections. Well, now that it’s officially 2014, it’s time for those seeds of change to finally bear fruit! This Monday evening the new council and new mayor will be sworn […]

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February 2013 Bellevue Regular Council Meeting

Thank you for viewing, we have included time stamps to help you to navigate the video more easily. 0:01 – Call to Order, Flag Salute, Moment of Silence, Roll Call: ATTENDING: Mayor Doscher, Kathy Coder, Jane Braunlich, Jim Scisciani, Mark Helbling, Solicitor Raconus, President Woshner, Jim Viscusi, Sue Viscusi, Frank Camello. ABSENT: Lynn Heffley 1:18 – Public […]

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Special Council Meeting Video – 17 December 2012

Things got ugly last night at a special meeting of Bellevue Council as the current majority removed the seated solicitor in favor of an attorney with a personal relationship with one of our council members. This decision came after numerous questions were raised about its circumstances. One of the most telling portions of the evening […]

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Can We Have a Mature Conversation about This Now? Re-Engaging the Debate over the School Resource Officer

The Post Gazette ran a story today in which they explore the increased interest in the need for proper security in schools around western PA. After the tragic events which unfolded on Friday in Connecticut, I cannot imagine anyone with children NOT wondering about the security measures taken in their school district to ensure their […]

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October 9, 2012 Bellevue Council Meeting

We apologize for the delay in posting it, but please take the time to view yet another embarrassing example of local leadership via the Bellevue Council. Pay special attention to the unexpected and previously unannounced motion to replace our solicitor Tom McDermott. Enjoy! 0:01 – Call to Order 0:17 – Flag Salute 0:45 – Roll Call ATTENDING: Jane […]

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