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Hearings set on proposed $5 license plate fee

The county engineer said the fee increase could generate up to $1.5 million for road and bridge repairs.


Trumbull officials making plans for 2019 budget to be repeat of 2018

Trumbull officials making plans for 2019 budget to be repeat of 2018


Elections board, juvenile court make 2019 budget requests

The elections board is requesting a $36,108 budget boost.


Mahoning officials request budget increases

Mahoning County departments are requesting a combined $2.4 million more than they received last year.


YFD union says city playing ‘shell game’

Squad 33 expected to cease operations at downtown station


Intersection getting $1.8M in upgrades

By JUSTIN DENNIS jdennis@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN Mahoning County commissioners signed off on


Campbell is getting a new salt dome

The dome will be built next to city hall.


Commissioners make moves to improve wastewater system

Emergency project, pump station move result from flooding issues.


Township bids farewell to Police Chief Richard Tisone after 31 years.

Trustees discuss interim police chief, road levy Monday night.


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Youngstown to start closing fire stations Sunday on a rotating basis

The move will end overtime at the department, the fire chief says.


A settlement allows a Youngstown employee to keep her job but at a lower salary

The city and the employee said they were satisfied with the agreement


Boardman vote on Meijer zone change scheduled for July 23

Trustees grant second 30-day continuance to Meijer developer


Youngstown hires a new coordinator of downtown events and citywide special projects

The contract was the source of a dispute between the administration and council members


Youngstown’s 2016 audit doesn’t include any noncompliance findings

The report has 11 recommendations for improving financial operations


High overtime driven by low entry-level pay, county officials say

Mahoning County spent $76.5 million on wages in 2017; $2 million of that went toward overtime.


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