Franco-American Collection

Robert Couturier's Television Addresses (1965)

Mayor Robert Couturier made a series of televised addresses during 1965 on city politics.  Most were recorded in the mayor's office at Lewiston City Hall.  Other recording locations are noted below.

The following were prepared for broadcast on WGAN television and are copyright University of Southern Maine, Franco-American Collection.

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January 28, 1965 - Changes to Lewiston's City Charter

January 28, 1965 - Approachable Government

February 2, 1965 - The Budget; the Key to the City

February 10, 1965 - The Economic Opportunity Act

Febraury 17, 1965 - Home Rule for Maine's Cities (Maine State House)

February 24, 1965 - Salaries of City Employees

March 3, 1965 - Investigation into the Lewiston Police Commission

March 10, 1965 - Results of the Police Commission Investigation

March 17, 1965 - Changes to Zoning Regulations (City Council Chambers)

April 7, 1965 - Federal Aid to Cities

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