It took a lengthy negotiation over parking capacity at Monday night’s meeting of the Cairo City Council, but construction of a new multi-family apartment complex was eventually given the go ahead.
Mayor Howard Thrower urged local business leaders Monday night to implement more stringent safety guidelines to protect employees and members of the public from the novel coronavirus amid an apparent surge of cases in the area.
he Cairo Police Department is taking steps to develop a system for residents to more easily find information as part of an effort to build trust with the community and become more transparent, the department announced last week.
Cairo City Council members may consider revising ordinances regarding demolition permits to combat “bad faith” permit holders looking to avoid citations.
The Cairo Police Department has announced a series of internal promotions.
Mayor-elect Howard Thrower said he plans to meet with council members and city staff Friday to familiarize himself prior to being sworn into office June 22.
The Cairo City Council voted Monday to approve a request from a local chapter of the Veterans of Foreign Wars to place a dedication monument to deceased soldiers at a local cemetery.
Members of the Cairo City Council voted unanimously Monday evening to approve the final form of the city’s fiscal year 2020-21 budget.
Chamber officials are currently dealing with the conundrum of not having any way to comply with social distancing guidelines at an event that could attract as many as 300 people.
Giovannie Santos has been named Cairo’s new chief of police, the city announced Tuesday evening.