The Hattiesburg city council read a letter which strongly admonished Mayor Johnny Dupree for his lack of transparency in the municipal court scandal, and also his lack of action in the fall of 2011, when the problems were brought to his attention. Mayor Dupree gave an interview to the press after the meeting which was […]
Hattiesburg City Council members Deborah Delgado, Dave Ware, Kim Bradley, and Henry Naylor discuss the agenda in preparation for the next day’s vote. Carter Carroll is absent from the meeting. June 4th, 2012 Agenda Items
The big issue on this video is agenda item number two involving the proposed 5% city pay raise. It last a couple of minutes and is about two minutes in. There is an article on it here. June 4th, 2012 Agenda Items
This meeting includes a racially charged citizens’ forum with members of the African-American Community accusing white council members of having a “plantation mentality” from the days of “Gone with the Wind”. Can you say, “race card”?