Trend Results : City Council

Related Searches

Blog Results (1)

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 10000+)


NYPD Union Instructs Cops To Avoid Newly Mandated Search Technique

Back in July, City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito blocked a vote on the Right to Know Act, a package of police-reform legislation that included a requirement for police to get signed consent before performing searches that otherwise would have no basis in the law, i.e. Show More Summary

This U of T Task Force Wants to Make Toronto City Council Meetings Less Circus-Like

1 hour agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

Local democracy is messy, but it needs to be accessible. A University of Toronto-led task force will look at ways to make Toronto City Council meetings more manageable and improve deliberations. Led by U of T assistant professor Gabriel...Show More Summary

IL: Lawmaker to Attend Connect Transit Funding Meeting

State Rep. Dan Brady, R-Bloomington, said he'll "attend and be there for as long as I can." The meeting is scheduled 6 to 8 p.m. in the Normal City Council chambers on the fourth floor at Uptown Station.

Prince's Paisley Park to open permanently for tours starting Friday

Prince’s elaborate Paisley Park recording complex and residence in Minnesota will open permanently for public tours after the Chanhassen City Council unanimously approved the plan Monday. Two tours are being offered. A general admission trek lasts 70 minutes and includes stops in the main floor...

Boston Is Covered In Goose Poop and People Are Mad As Hell

Our FOIA request for Boston City Council records revealed a city that's hopelessly entrenched in feces.

Prince’s secretive $10 million estate is about to open as a museum

Paisley Park — Prince's famed and highly secretive studio complex — will officially be turned into a museum for his fans, following a unanimous vote by t he Chanhassen City Council o n October 24. Tours will begin October 28, and tickets are now on sale for tours through December, according to Billboard. Show More Summary

Prince's Paisley Park to open as museum after Minnesota rezoning decision

A Minnesota city council voted Monday to rezone Prince's Paisley Park recording studio and home, allowing it to open as a permanent museum. The Chanhassen City Council signed off on the rezoning request, but also will require a traffic...Show More Summary

Another plan to make L.A. more business friendly. Will this one matter?

Another year, another plan to make Los Angeles more business friendly. After the City Council voted in July 2015 to raise the city’s minimum wage to $15 by 2020, Council President Herb Wesson said that he’d heard the complaints from business groups that the city was layering new mandates on employers...

IDOT, IL Tollway Present Four Options for $32 Million Route 23, I-90 Interchange Project

Northwest Herald reports, “City officials met to discuss a potential design for the future Route 23 and Interstate 90 interchange. Four options were presented to the Marengo City Council on Monday, with the fourth option a preferred recommendation from the Illinois Department of Transportation, McHenry County and the Illinois Tollway Authority. Show More Summary

Start Getting in Line Now, Prince’s Paisley Park Museum Officially Opens Friday

When Prince’s Paisley Park estate was about to open to the public on October 6, the Chanhassen City Council decided to table a zoning request that would classify the late singer’s home and studios as a museum. According to Pitchfork, it had a “temporary permit for certain days” to give tours. Today, it finally became official: ... More »

Prince’s Paisley Park Is Officially a Museum

When Prince’s Paisley Park estate was preparing to open to the public on October 6, the Chanhassen City Council voted to table a zoning request that would reclassify the late singer’s home and studios as a museum. Instead, it had a “temporary permit for certain days” to give tours. Show More Summary

Bill to require freelance contracts and impose penalties is set to pass

Companies that stiff freelancers will face stiffer penalties under a proposed city law set to get a City Council vote Thursday. Freelancers and those who hire them would be required to sign written... To view the full story, click the title link.

What Would It Mean for Los Angeles to Go 100% Renewable?

The Los Angeles City Council recently passed a unanimous resolution requiring Los Angeles Department of Water and Power – the largest municipally-owned utility in the country — to study how the city can achieve a 100% clean energy future.

Visualizing Cities -- a global platform for visual urban knowledge production

(International Council for Science) Understanding our cities is a more complex task than ever before. From the expanding physical structures that form our cities, to the growing number of human beings filling those structures with life...Show More Summary

North Peachtree Traffic Calming is approved by affected residents - issue now moves to Dunwoody City Council

The North Peachtree Corridor between Davantry Road and Mount Vernon Road has qualified for Traffic Calming improvements per the city's Traffic Calming Policy. The city received an initial petition with signatures from 20% of the affected...Show More Summary

Kshama Sawant Proposes Tax Increase on Investment Firms to Help Fund Social Services

by Heidi Groover Seattle City Council Member Kshama Sawant says this tax code change could generate $2 million a year. City of Seattle Seattle City Council Member Kshama Sawant says she's found a way the city can generate $2 millionShow More Summary

Mayor Murray Torpedoed Advocates' Efforts to Reduce Encampment Sweeps. This Is His New Plan

by Heidi Groover Mayor Ed Murray has promised to open new city-supervised tent encampments, but his administration will continue removing homeless people from parks. City of Seattle Earlier this month, as the Seattle City Council was...Show More Summary

Democracy Under Siege In Irvine

I went out to get the paper this morning and noticed that my yard sign was gone. Some Trumpkin vandalizing Hillary signs? Nope. All the other signs in my neighborhood were gone too. City council signs, school board signs, Irvine mayor signs—all gone. So I investigated. Show More Summary

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC