Sunshine blog: City department heads’ expense reports

In our continuing efforts to bring more sunshine to Raleigh city government, this is our second annual edition of what we’ll now call the Expense Report. Below you will find the full documents of the expense reports, credit card statements and requests for reimbursements from city department heads, the mayor and city council members.

Sunshine Weekly: counting the military

Eleven members of North Carolina’s congressional delegation sent a letter to President Barack Obama requesting a change in how the Census counts temporarily deployed service personnel based in North Carolina. Read the full letter to the president.

RPD shooting report

The Raleigh Police Department released its initial report today on the standoff near the corner of Hillsborough Street and Blue Ridge Road. Read the full-text report here.