New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and one of her former political consultants are subjects of a city ethics probe, Crain’s has learned. The investigation is noncriminal,... To view the full story, click the title l...
New York is first and foremost a business city. Occasionally, however, ill-conceived legislation comes along that threatens to sabotage the city's pro-business reputation. When the same legislation... To view the full story, click the title link.
Take that! “I’m upset, I’m angry…” David Greenfield stated, after anti-Israel protestors invaded and disrupted a New York City Council meeting on Thursday. After anti-Israel protestors invaded and disrupted a
Friend of the blog Robert C.J. Parry is running for City Council in Monrovia. His Web site, which has a handy donation button, is here. I feel confident he would work to make life there better.
A Los Angeles City Council candidate who is married to a labor attorney is facing questions about whether he would have to pull himself away from council decisions involving her union clients if elected.
New York City would have some of the strictest youth football regulations in the country under a City Council bill.
Nearly 50 candidates for the Chicago City Council have signed a pledge to work for the removal of red light and speed cameras.
Seattle.gov Alternate picture here. Last week, Seattle City Council President Tim Burgess published a blog post bemoaning "Our State's Regressive Tax Structure." We need more progressive taxation! Hear hear! This is something we've been braying about at The Stranger for years. Show More Summary
You may recall a few months back the Houston City Council was grappling
City of Seattle Tom Rasmussen has been on council since 2004. Can he feel empathy? Saying he wants to avoid "being divided between a campaign and the work I want to accomplish," Seattle City Council Member Tom Rasmussen announced this...Show More Summary
How one of America’s most vibrant bar communities is fighting government regulation. On the day of his 40th birthday party, bartender Craig Nelson skipped his own birthday dinner to attend, inexplicably, a Charleston city council meeting. Show More Summary
The City Council took up a resolution to mark the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.
Monday, January 26, 2015Dunwoody City Hall41 Perimeter Center EastDunwoody, GA 30346 Watch Live at 6:00 p.m. - Work SessionWatch Live at 7:00 p.m. - Voting Meeting Agenda 5 pm Special Executive Session to discuss a Personnel Issue Agenda...Show More Summary
The City Council has named two Brooklyn streets after the NYPD officers who were shot and killed in December.
The 2nd edition International Prize from His Majesty King Mohammed VI Chess TournamentIn partnership with: The Council of the Greater Casablanca Region The Council of the City of Casablanca The potential of Casablanca The Royal Moroccan...Show More Summary
Despite protests from owners of such establishments, the New Orleans City Council voted unanimously to ban smoking in bars and gambling halls to protect the health of musicians and other entertainers.
Mercedes Elizalde is the fourth candidate to file to run in the 5th District in North Seattle. Of the seven newly created city council districts, there's only one where no current city council member lives: the 5th in North Seattle, including Maple Leaf and Northgate up to the border with Shoreline. Show More Summary
The Newtown, Connecticut city council voted to tear down the house previously occupied by the Sandy Hook shooter Adam Lanza.
The City Council passed a resolution Thursday to rename a Harlem street after the “Go Tell it On the Mountain” writer.
A City Council meeting to vote on commemorating the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camps was interrupted this morning by pro-Palestinian activists—who were angry with Council members over a separate matter. Show More Summary