Before the debate ended, councilors ended up taking two votes related to the measure. The first one, to table it, failed. That led to the ultimate vote to accept the new logo, ending in it passing by the 5-2 measure.
City councilors acted only on the logo during their meeting. Whether the council decides to accept the marketing plan from Alliance Marketing is expected to follow a special meeting planned in February.
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