Ordinance receives majority vote, doesn’t pass
The battle of yard sales ordinance still wages on for the city of Newton.
In last night’s meeting, the Newton City Council voted 4-3 in favor of the ordinance on yard sales with Mayor Anne Stedman’s vote breaking the tie.
Despite a majority vote, the ordinance did not pass.
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