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  • Reed Street Yards Water Tech office buildings and facilities
    City building officials approved first RSY Water Tech office building
    One of the first office buildings has recently gained approval by the city Building Department officials, Plan Commissioners, and Common Council, granting the developer the green light to move forward with the plans and construction. The developer...
  • Veterans Council Hosts Forum on Outpatient Clinic
    Veterans Council Hosts Forum on Outpatient Clinic
    Veterans Council Hosts Forum on Outpatient ClinicBy Michael IsamSt. Augustine, Fla, (June 26, 2014) – The future of the VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) and the 5,000 patients it serves was the topic of the forum Thursday night. A...
  • 2014 City Hall - Vista, CA
    Tented car sales: Vista council talks 'carpetbaggers' vs. free enterprise system
    How strange to hear elected officials use a term from the Civil War this evening, while discussing temporary use permits, in reference to those tented car sales which pop up throughout the city.The verbiage from the dais on the matter included the...
  • Veterans Council Recognizes “Veteran of the Year”
    Veterans Council Recognizes “Veteran of the Year”
    By Michael IsamSt. Augustine, Fla, (January 29, 2014) – Every January The Veterans Council of St. Johns County presents the Col. Ed Taylor “Veteran of the Year” award to an outstanding individual or organization for exceptional...
  • Public invited to inauguration ceremony Jan. 2 for city officials serving 2014-2014
    Public invited to Jan. 2 inauguration ceremony in theater for Dearborn officials
    Nine elected Dearborn officials will be taking the oath for January 2014-December 2017 terms tomorrow night inside the Michael A. Guido Theater, at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center, 15801 Michigan Ave.The public is invited to attend...
  • Mario Civera
    Delco Vice-Chairman Mario Civera talks jobs and development
    October 24, 2013 Delaware County Vice-Chairman Mario Civera, Jr. recently sat for an interview to discuss what role he has played within the Delaware County Council and how it is working for its citizens now and for continued development. &ldquo...
  • Adults in a computer lab
    Washington State receives $45 million in federal funds for career support
    The Employment Security Department announced yesterday that $45 million in federal funds have been given to twelve local workforce development councils in Washington State. This funding stems from the federal branch of the Department of Labor and...
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    Louisville metro council approves earlier alcohol sales
    With the Kentucky Derby 139 quickly approaching, restaurant owners in Louisville, Kentucky got a bit of good news on Thursday, April 25 according to WDRB News.The report states that Louisville metro council members voted 16-7 in favor of allowing...
  • Education
    Educator fighting to improve inner-city schools
    A recently elected Local School Council member said one goal she hopes to achieve within her two-year tenure is to improve education at Wendell Phillips Academy High School on Chicago’s South Side.Mundoaoni “Monda” Williams has...
  • Mayor Ford requests Toronto Island Ferry to be renamed after Jack Layton
    Mayor Ford requests Toronto Island Ferry to be renamed after Jack Layton
    Toronto -Nearly a year after his death, Toronto is looking to honour one of the most well-respected politicians in Canada. Mayor Ford will ask council to approve a motion that would rename the Toronto Island Ferry Terminal in order to honour Jack...
  • DC Arts community celebrates victory
    DC Arts Community Celebrates Campaign Victory
    Washington, DC – Pending a final vote on June 5, the D.C. Commission on theArts and Humanities, will receive an additional $6.8 million for 2013 budget, totaling about $11.9 million. This is an incredible achievement that brought together...
  • Toronto Mayor Rob Ford
    Report: Toronto Mayor urges council to kill five-cent bag fee
    Toronto -In the summer of 2009, then Toronto Mayor David Millerimposed a mandatethat forces all businesses in the city to charge five cents (plus one cent due to the Harmonized Sales Tax) on plastic bags. The purpose was to decrease the level of...
  • Huntington City Building
    Huntington Indiana City Council meeting gets heated
    Huntington City Council met last evening with the county landfill being the big discussion. Ann Thompkins, director, of the landfill had requested $10,000 for summer help to catch up on the work that has lagged. The operator told the council that...
  • John Nagy remembered by city people he worked with in Monday memorial service
    John Nagy remembered by city people he worked with in Monday memorial service
    Dearborn remembered and paid tribute tothe decades of service by its city planner in a brief memorial service Monday.John J. Nagy, who had worked for the city 61 years, had died April 28 after an illness of about two months. Mayor John B. O'...
  • Seaford Election
    Seaford Council election this weekend: Hand-outs here
    According to the City of Seaford:The City of Seaford Municipal Election are held annually on the third Saturday of April in the City Council Chambers, City Hall, 414 High Street, between the hours of 10:00 a.m. E.S.T. and 6:00 p.m. E.S.T. Anyone...