In other City Council business

  • Posted: Wednesday, September 4, 2013 1:09 a.m.

Also on Tuesday, City Council:

• Lowered the speed limit on Hill Street between Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue and Railroad Street to 25 mph.

Nearly 60 percent of property owners on the two-block-long street signed a petition to lower the speed limit.

• Adopted a resolution honoring S. Ellis Hankins for his service as executive director of the N.C. League of Municipalities. Hankins will retire Jan. 31.

• Announced that Salisbury Parks and Recreation Department will host Movies in the Park, a free event at City Park on Friday. The movie will begin at 8 p.m. Bring a blanket or chair to watch the featured movie “Safe Haven.”

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