stabosz critical of early meeting time

Thursday, February 08, 2018 13:15 PM
Written by Stan Maddux
Category: Local News

A change on when the LaPorte City Council meets apparently wasn't done


Councilman Tim Stabosz pointed out the mistake.

Several weeks ago......the council voted to meet at 6 p.m. instead of 7 p.m..

But.....Stabosz says it was not done through an ordinance. ordinance is being drafted for a vote by the council at its next


Stabosz is the only council member opposed to meeting one hour earlier....

He says many people are having dinner at the new meeting time.....

Stabosz says a majority of the council supported it because meeting at 7 p.m. makes

for a longer day.

Understands that.....but says how the change impacts the public should decide the


Stabosz says the ordinance should come up for a vote at the meeting on the 19th.