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BND seeks questions for Belleville mayoral debate

Belleville, IL Mayor Mark Eckert and City Clerk Dallas Cook are running to be Belleville mayor in the April 4, 2017, election and are scheduled to face off in a Tuesday, March 28, debate sponsored by the Belleville News-Democrat and Lindenwood University-Belleville near St. Louis, MO in Southern Illinois. The BND is asking readers to send in questions for the debate moderator to consider.

Belleville

Belleville limits number of thrift stores

Belleville, IL aldermen approved an ordinance on Monday night that will limit the number of secondhand stores to 10 in the city but stores that have a license as of March 31 will be allowed to remain open in the city near St. Louis, MO in Southern Illinois.

Belleville

BND seeks questions for Belleville mayor’s debate

Belleville, IL Mayor Mark Eckert and City Clerk Dallas Cook are running to be Belleville mayor in the April 4 election and are scheduled to face off in a March 28 debate sponsored by the Belleville News-Democrat and Lindenwood University-Belleville near St. Louis, MO in Southern Illinois. The BND is asking readers to send in questions for the debate moderator to consider.

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Belleville City Clerk Dallas Cook discusses public safety ahead of mayoral election

Belleville IL Mayor Mark Eckert and City Clerk Dallas Cook are running for mayor in the April 4, 2017, election in Belleville, IL, near St. Louis, MO in Southern Illinois. Cook says he does not feel safe in his home because of crime in the city, while Eckert says he does feel safe in his home.
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Belleville City Clerk Dallas Cook discusses public safety ahead of mayoral election 4:57

Belleville City Clerk Dallas Cook discusses public safety ahead of mayoral election

Belleville Mayor Mark Eckert discusses public safety ahead of mayoral election 4:35

Belleville Mayor Mark Eckert discusses public safety ahead of mayoral election

Belleville residents discuss whether they feel safe in the city 1:54

Belleville residents discuss whether they feel safe in the city

Fischer's Restaurant general manager talks about decision to close 1:41

Fischer's Restaurant general manager talks about decision to close