by Heidi Groover Dump Trump, obviously. mikeledray/Shutterstock Republican Voters Abandon Whatever Small Amount of Shame They May Have Still Had About Being Racists and Nominate Donald Trump for President: As you've heard by now, Trump won Indiana last night and Ted Cruz dropped out. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to allow construction of a long-stalled Target shopping center in Hollywood to resume, nearly two years after a judge ordered work halted at the site. On a 13-0 vote, the council revised the planning and zoning rules that govern the Sunset...
The City Council is reviving an effort to regulate the costumed characters who roam Times Square — making them register and wear ID badges.
The city council in Oxford, Alabama is to meet today to consider repealing legislation passed last week that would make it illegal for transgender people to use public bathrooms and changing rooms in accordance with their gender identity. The city co… Read The post Oxford, Alabama Considers Repealing Appalling Anti-Trans ‘Bathroom Law’: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
Denzil Minnan-Wong's latest proposal would create unnecessary roadblocks for civic action, argues advocacy group Women in Toronto Politics. If advocacy is lobbying, then volunteering is employment and corporations are voters. The proposal...Show More Summary
A bill before the Baltimore City Council would gradually raise the city’s minimum wage to $15 by mid-2020. It would also ensure tipped workers, such as waiters and bartenders, are eventually paid the full minimum wage, instead of the $3.63 subminimum wage. Show More Summary
Atlanta City Council passed Andre Dickens' affordable housing plan on Monday.…
The UN Security Council (UNSC) should exert pressure on the Syrian authorities to stop civilian casualties arising from the ongoing hostilities in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, the French Foreign Ministry said in a statement Wednesday.
The city council of San Antonio on the island of Ibiza has banned all drinking on the street. Council members say the move is aimed at deterring people from drinking alcohol and causing problems. But the ban applies to all liquids, since authorities say police can't just look at a glass and tell what's in it.
On a brisk Monday morning last month, a long line formed outside the Long Island City headquarters of the painters union known as District Council 9. Many applicants had arrived at 6 a.m., only to... To view the full story, click the title link.
DUNWOODY SPECIAL CALLED MEETINGWednesday May 4, 2016 5:00 PM – Council Chambers41 PERIMETER CENTER EAST, SUITE 103DUNWOODY, GA 30346 Agenda & Meeting LinkDuring the Zoning and Land Development Code Rewrite process, City Council determined the Perimeter Center area required additional attention through an independent process. Show More Summary
Today, HRC Alabama responded to the Oxford, Ala., City Council’s decision to hold a special meeting tomorrow to consider the fate of a horrific, anti-transgender ordinance by calling for repeal of the measure, which was unanimously approved last week. Show More Summary
The Oxford City Council will meet tomorrow to reconsider the ordinance, which imposes fines and jail terms on trans people for using the restrooms matching their gender identity.
Last September, City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito declared East Harlem the "epicenter" of NYC's K2 crisis, following a frenzy of tabloid reportage on the sale and abuse of the drug: a highly-addictive and inexpensive mixture of potpourri and chemicals that, until recently, was sold freely behind the counter at neighborhood bodegas. [ more › ]
The chances of a new arena being built in Seattle took a hit Monday when the Seattle City Council voted against a plan to give entrepreneur Chris Hansen part of Occidental Avenue South, which runs within the proposed site. Geoff Baker of the Seattle Times reported the proposal lost by a 5-4 vote. Show More Summary
May 03--Columbus City Council has approved the city's largest-ever capital budget to make infrastructure repairs, a $1 billion plan that addresses the aging water and sewer system and crumbling roads. Council members unanimously approved M
Seattle’s hopes of building an arena to lure the NBA back to the city hit a snag on Monday evening. The Seattle city council voted against giving a street vacation in order to build the new Seattle Arena in order to lure both NBA and NHL teams. Show More Summary
The New York City Council’s Committee on Waterfronts will hold a hearing on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. in the 14th Floor Committee Room, 250 Broadway, New York, NY. Hey, Cityfolks! even those living in waterfront condominiums will need food and goods brought in and wastes removed. Can’t keep trucking.
Follow along as we fact-check and analyze the ongoing council debate. If the City Clerk’s office charged surge pricing for sitting in council chambers, they would make so much money this meeting. On this meeting’s Council agenda: a debate...Show More Summary
The Toronto Raptors just won only their second playoff series in franchise history, which is obviously a huge deal. So how did the NBA (...)