The city council is considering a ban on smoking in restaurants.
the governor's council on physical fitness
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The other two participants, council members Kevin de León and Gil Cedillo, have so far refused to step down.
Reis Thebault, Anchorage Daily News, 17 Nov. 2022 Marshall urged council members to stay engaged during the session.al, 17 Nov. 2022 The other two participants, council members Kevin de León and Gil Cedillo, have so far refused to step down.
Reis Thebault, BostonGlobe.com, 16 Nov. 2022 On Wednesday, a coalition of community groups are planning a rally in Boyle Heights to demand, once again, that one of the council members involved, Kevin de León, resign.
Erika D. Smithcolumnist, Los Angeles Times, 16 Nov. 2022 While on City Council, Gallagher pushed for a salary for council members.
Megan Stringer, San Antonio Express-News, 16 Nov. 2022 In neighboring Oceanside, two new council members were elected decisively.
Phil Diehl, San Diego Union-Tribune, 16 Nov. 2022 The other council members echoed Garcia’s optimism, citing the benefits of a central location accessible by light rail and nearby freeways.
Theo Mackie, The Arizona Republic, 16 Nov. 2022 But several council members expressed concerns about having the city create a full-time communications coordinator position.
Ed Wittenberg, cleveland, 15 Nov. 2022
Barth has previously served as an at-large member of the council and was council vice president from 2013-15.
Holly V. Hays, Indianapolis Star, 6 Sep. 2019 See More
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Noun and Adjective
Middle English counceil, from Anglo-French cunseil, cuncile, from Latin concilium, from com- + calare to call — more at low entry 3