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Set reasonable limits for public comments

May 3, 2023

Public comment at a public meeting is generally and widely permitted. Even though the state’s open meetings law does not mandate it, it’s a good practice for a public body to hear from the public whenever possible. But some members of the public have been abusing the privilege at county Board of Education meetings, disrupting and delaying meetings beyond all reason.

Article Source: Frederick News-Post

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