Lebanon Reporter

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December 7, 2012

Lebanon mayor joins initiative seeking more local authority

Lebanon — Lebanon Mayor Huck Lewis has joined a bipartisan group of Indiana mayors to call for more local control in decisions currently being made at the Statehouse.

The group of mayors met Wednesday at the Omni Severin in Indianapolis to launch their Trust Local campaign.

“We think a lot of the decisions being made right now at the Statehouse could be, should be made locally,” Lewis said Thursday. “We as mayors are the closest to the people. We’re in the trenches and they seem to limit our ability to make important decisions that affect all our communities.”

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