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
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
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 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...
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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
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 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...
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
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 »
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
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.
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.
(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
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
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
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
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