Joe McMenamin http://wuis.org en Aldermen Want More Oversight Following File-Shredding Incident http://wuis.org/post/aldermen-want-more-oversight-following-file-shredding-incident <p>Members of the Springfield City Council are looking for a way to prevent further incidents like the one in April in which police records were apparently shredded or deleted after they were requested by a local reporter through the Freedom of Information Act.</p><p>Tuesday night aldermen passed out of committee an ordinance that would require all changes to union contracts be approved by the Council and signed by the Mayor. &nbsp;Such contractual changes are known as memorandums of understanding, or MOUs.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 13 May 2013 15:26:04 +0000 Peter Gray 2569 at http://wuis.org Aldermen Want More Oversight Following File-Shredding Incident