Long-standing, unadvertised meetings come to end after “needling” by mayor and local access advocate.

Kokomo Common Council president Mike Karickhoff has apparently ended the decades-long practice of the council meeting for 30 minutes in a public “caucus” prior to each council meeting. For more on changes in Kokomo government, read this article posted in the Kokomo Tribune.

Thanks to Ryan Nees for alerting us to this post—the same Nees who successfully sued the city for lack of access to its e-mail lists and was then shut down by the Indiana Legislature when lawmakers restricted access.d