Instead of relying on our intrepid City Hall reporter Paul Dechene* to provide you with the skinny on council deliberations why don’t you consider venturing out to a meeting yourself? There’s one being held at City Hall tonight (the last of 2010, as a matter of fact).

Start time is 5:30 p.m., and the agenda can be obtained here:

* as you may have heard, Paul and his lovely wife Karen recently welcomed a new child into their family so the odds of him making it to tonight’s council meeting are long. In other words, don’t expect too much in the way of reportage from him.