On Tuesday, Los Angeles officials joined a growing list of cities that have banned E-cigarette use in parks, restaurants and most workplaces. The decision came after a heated debate at the City Council that highlighted the backlash the smokeless cigarettes have generated as their popularity grows. Show More Summary
SBPDL Says That The Fact That Greg Reeves Had The Following Bumper Sticker On The Back And The Front Of His Car (In Order To Taunt Any Black Person Who Drives On Any Street In Dacula Georgia - Letting Them Know Where He Stands - As They...Show More Summary
Description: Mosque Alt Text: Mosque in Birmingham Letter passed to Birmingham City Council explains how four schools have already been targeted by Islamists One-Minute Read Saturday, March 8, 2014 - 11:08am EXTREMIST Muslims are alleged...Show More Summary
When the West Hollywood City Council took down the rainbow flag over city hall in January, their gesture at inclusiveness inflamed some residents' worries that WeHo's gay edge is dulling. (The city council later voted to put up a...
The "Companion Animal and Consumer Protection Ordinance" had the support of local and national animal rights groups and was spearheaded by City Clerk Susana Mendoza. [ more › ]
On March 7, after careful consideration and following presentations from both supporters and opponents of Pinellas County's new comprehensive transit blueprint known as the Greenlight Pinellas Plan, the Clearwater City Council voted unanimously to support...
A couple of days ago, I posted about a large cross that has been sitting on the side of a road in Lake Elsinore, California in honor of a young man who died there a few years ago. The City Council repeatedly said they would remove the cross from public property... Show More Summary
If you're a member of a City Council, how do you not understand this by now? If you're giving an invocation prayer, it must be non-denominational; you can't pray to Jesus when you're supposed to represent everybody. Hell, the Supreme...Show More Summary
At Tuesday's meeting of the Ottumwa City Council, Transit Director Dave Silverio said there are some pretty significant changes coming to the city's transit services and community members need to take notice.
Chicago's city council is considering a paid sick leave ordinance that could come with big benefits for employers. The post Chicago Businesses Could Gain $6 Million If The City Guarantees Workers Paid Sick Days appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Rep. Cory Mock is the Assistant Minority Leader in the North Dakota Legislature. He represents District 42 in the Grand Forks area. Rep. Mock’s wife, Jeannie Schultz-Mock, is seeking a seat on the Grand Forks City Council representing Ward 4. Show More Summary
Council members aren't prepared to commit to the city's involvement in a countywide public transportation system without first holding a public information session.
They're like zombies. They never die, and they never give up: The rightwing group Alec is preparing to launch a new nationwide network that will seek to replicate its current influence within state legislatures in city councils and municipalities. The...Show More Summary
I've written a guest editorial for the new Guardian Cities site about the way that the offices that house the startups of London's famed "Silicon Roundabout" are being systematically demolished by developers who are put up cheap, high-rise private student housing to take advantage of a foreign-student bubble.
Monday, March 10, 2014Dunwoody City Hall 41 Perimeter Center East Dunwoody, GA 30346 6:00 pm - Work Session 7:00 p.m. - Voting Meeting Watch Live at 7 pm on City Site Agenda 6 pm & Agenda 7 pm Proclamation Recognizing the American Red Cross Month and Centennial.Update From the PCIDs on the Perimeter Center Park @ Dunwoody MARTA StationInitiative. Show More Summary
The new chairman of the City Council’s powerful Land Use committee, Brooklyn’s David Greenfield, strongly questioned the Bloomberg administration’s unprecedented landmarking of city... To view the full story, click the title link.
· City pulls support for Wolfpack Hustle bike ride before the LA Marathon · Bitcoin inventor Satoshi Nakamoto found living in Temple City · Councilmember Tom LaBonge personally unclogged Downtown sewers during the rain · City approves giant water...
Photo: The Lyceum, oldest building on the campus of the University of Mississippi. Though the Mississippi house's Judiciary B Civil Subcommittee advanced their "religious freedom" bill yesterday, an exciting bit of news out of the Magnolia State this week indicates...
On Wednesday, the Washington, D.C. City Council voted almost unanimously to decriminalize marijuana in small amounts, while Colorado and Washington state have legalized the stuff. It's flowing into daily lives, and now we're seeing the...Show More Summary
By Maxford Nelson?Freedom Foundation Newly-elected Socialist Seattle City Council Member Kshama Sawant is better known for her incendiary rhetoric than her policy acumen. Her recent comments at a minimum wage forum at Seattle Central Community College exhibit either a lack of knowledge on the issue or a startling deficiency of candor. Show More Summary