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Aurora councilmembers defend Paris trip sponsored by city
(Denver, Colo.) A pair of Aurora City Council members defended their city sponsored trip to Paris Monday after the mayor called it extravagant. Council members Juan Marcano and Crystal Murillo jetted to France last week to attend the International Making Cities Livable conference. When Mayor Mike Coffman learned of the trip, which staff approved, he made a fiery Facebook post Monday.
Aurora considers policies for censure, expenses
The Aurora City Council may face some new policies on the dais.City of Aurora. (Aurora, Colo.) From expense reports to the censure of its members, the Aurora City Council discussed several proposed policies Monday during a study session.
Aurora council defeats honesty requirement
Don't ask the Aurora City Council to define honest. They can't agree. So, they defeated a proposal Monday that required their public remarks to be truthful. "This is an important resolution in this day and age of lies," said a resident during public comment.