Cuba News

Aldermen consider unique police hiring move

            Hiring police officers has become such a problem for the city of Cuba that it is considering buying out potential candidates’ contracts with other cities. That was the suggestion made by the chief of police at the October 18 Cuba City Council meeting, but action was delayed until next month.

Police seeking donors, participants to Shop With A Cop

           The Cuba Police Department has announced that it is taking applications for children to participate in this year’s Shop With A Cop Program. The Department is also seeking donations to help fund this year’s Christmas event.

Four-day school week vote put on hold

           During its meeting on Wednesday, October 19, the Cuba School Board was scheduled to vote on switching to a four-day school week beginning next August. After hearing concerns from several residents and one board member, however, a final vote was postponed to November 10 in order to take more public comments.

Alderman consider unique police hiring move

           Hiring police officers has become such a problem for the city of Cuba that it is considering buying out potential candidates contracts with other cities. That was the suggestion made by the chief of police at the October 18 Cuba City Council meeting, but action was delayed until next month.