Press Releases – 2024

April 16, 2024 Mayor Mitchell Advocates for Scallop Industry
April 12, 2024 Mayor Mitchell Leads Group of U.S. Mayors to Israel
March 28. 2024 New Bedford Reacts to Offshore Wind Bids
March 27, 2024 S&P Cites New Bedford’s ‘Very Strong Management’ in Affirming City’s Bond Rating
March 22, 2024 New Bedford Community Preservation Committee Recommends 21 Projects for FY24 CPA Funding
March 21, 2024 Mobile Library Hits City Streets
March 20, 2024 City Launches ‘Explore New Bedford’
March 14, 2024 New Bedford to host 45th Annual Half Marathon
March 13, 2024 Beach Parking Passes Available Starting March 25
March 8, 2024 Mayor, Officials Kick Off Construction on Buttonwood Park Zoo Expansion
February 28, 2024 Applications Available for Nonprofits Seeking to Waive Greens Fees for Tournaments at Whaling City Golf Course
February 21, 2024 Mayor Mitchell Proposes Recall Process for Elected Officers
February 12, 2024 New Bedford Prepares for Winter Storm
February 6, 2024 City Awarded Federal Homelessness Funds
February 5, 2024 Early Voting for Presidential Primary Begins Feb. 24
February 2, 2024 City Seeking Public Input on South End Monument Honoring Veterans of Post 9/11 Conflicts
January 26, 2024 Absentee, Mail-In Ballots Available for Presidential Primary
January 22, 2024 Mayor Mitchell to Hold Office Hours
January 16, 2024 Mayor Mitchell Proposes Stiffer Penalties for Irresponsible Absentee Landlords
January 10, 2024 City’s Annual Dr. King Program to be Held Sunday
January 8, 2024 Harbor Walk, Cove Walk, Fort Taber to Close Tuesday Due to Expected High Winds
January 8, 2024 Mayor Mitchell Proposes Repeal of Residency Requirement
January 5, 2024 Holy Family Revitalized into New Housing Development
January 4, 2024 City Launches Process to Build Melville Statue
January 1, 2024 Mayor Jon Mitchell Delivers Inaugural Address