Spelman was absent the last time CodeNEXT was discussed by Council members. This time, he came prepared with a compromise designed to soften the distinction between Approaches 2 and 3.
Council voted to approve his proposition, which was Approach 2, with amendments designed to create a plan that was somewhere between Approach 2 and Approach 3. Council members voted 6-1, with Mayor Lee Leffingwell voting in opposition.
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