Newark City Council

Two Newark city council members are at odds with Licking County commissioners over their decision to not allow the county courthouse to be lit with rainbow colors during a gay pride festival

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Organizers of a circus scheduled to perform in Newark in August have canceled the event after City Council member Mark Fraizer says he will introduce an ordinance banning circuses.

Newark City Council president Don Ellington has reached a deal with the Ohio Ethics Commission over the sale of five properties.

Newark City Council last night approved a measure banning discrimination based on sexual orientation.

Newark City Council last night approved a measure that no longer automatically labels pit bulls or other specific breeds as vicious.

Newark City Council is revisiting the city's vicious dog law.

Newark  City Council voted last night to reject changes to the vicious dog law that would have permitted pit bulls and other specific breeds without restrictions. 

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Newark City Council last night approved a three-year contract agreement with the union representing 110 employees, most of whom work in the water department.

Newark City Council last night approved placing a .15 percent income tax increase before the voters in November.

Newark City Council has approved a new three year contract with the firefighters union.