Since winning election in November, Alden Supervisor Harry "Bud" Milligan has been getting together with two councilmen every Monday morning at Town and Country Family Restaurant. They talk about how they will run town government come Jan. 1.
But starting Sunday, there will be no more of those informal conversations over coffee in Alden, Hamburg or Orchard Park.
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From Rapid City Journal.com:
Although many of the incumbents in next month’s mayor and city council races pledge they are proponents of open, transparent government, they operate the most closed-door city council sessions in South Dakota.
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