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Spang demands change on Toledo committee
At-large Toledo councilman and mayoral hopeful Sandy Spang, who unsuccessfully tried to shake up committee structures earlier this year, has criticized council leadership for keeping only district councilmen on the zoning and planing committee. “I believe the zoning committee needs the presence of at-large members because they give the big picture view of planning and land use in the city,” Ms. Spang, a political independent, said.

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