Body Cameras in Muskegon County Get Mixed Reviews

Fact Box In a 2013 sample survey of police departments, 75% reported they did not use body-worn cameras. —National Institute

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After Failed Vote and Much Debate, Muskegon Commission Re-Elects Spataro for Vice Mayor

At its January 2 organizational meeting. the six commissioners present split 3-3 on a vote to re-confirm commissioner Larry Spataro as the city’s vice mayor. See how today’s debates played out.

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Muskegon City Commission Approves Fireworks Ordinance, Beach Restaurant and Special Liquor License for Bassmasters Event

Click through to read more on the fireworks ordinance, the Harris Hospitality beach plan and the fishing event details.

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Commissioners Table Bike Time/Farmers Market Plan That Didn’t Consult Market

The festival, which will be operated locally starting next year, wants to place its vendors on the new market site starting next year.

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Muskegon City Commission Keeps Gawron As Vice Mayor, Swears In Four Commissioners

Jeffrey Lewis – new Director of Public Safety was also introduced at the meeting. He officially started his duties with the city on January 3. Lewis replaced Anthony Kleibecker, who went to Michigan State University late last year. A 30-year law enforcement veteran, Lewis came from Milan, MI where he served as chief of police.

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