Council hustles through curfew ordinance
Members also refuse to sign county memorandum creating COVID-19 working group
Last updated 6/4/2020 at 10:20am
AIRWAY HEIGHTS — At their June 1 meeting, City Council members unanimously approved emergency adoption of an ordinance authorizing the mayor to issue a civil emergency and order imposition of a curfew should the need arise.
The ordinance — which required council approval to waive the standard process of holding three separate readings — was one of two introduced at the last minute Monday night. In creating the ordinance, City Attorney Stanley Schwartz said his office had reviewed a similar one recently adopted by the city of Seattle in response to protests surrounding the death of a M...