Tag: City Council

Harrisburg city council candidate Carrie Fowler supports legalized prostitution

Carrie Fowler signaled support of a policy to de-criminalized prostitution and drug offenses in Harrisburg, similar to a policy recently announced by progressive officials in nearby Baltimore, Maryland.

Otto Banks does not regret voting for Harrisburg incinerator debt

Former Councilman Otto Banks voted for the incinerator debt and he stands by that vote saying, “All the information at that time, and with the financial condition of the city, it was essential that we vote in the affirmative to pass it,” stated former city council member Otto Banks. “We had no other plan in place. No other choices. We wanted to see Harrisburg grow and thrive and we knew we couldn’t build Camelot on a swamp of debt.”