Citations with the tag: CITY councils
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- Council powers under review in NSW.
BAJKOWSKI, JULIAN // Government News; Oct/Nov2012, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p6
The article reports that the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) of New South Wales pressed for review of council enforcement and compliance powers , planning, health and safety.
- A gay majority of three.
BAJKOWSKI, JULIAN // Advocate; 04/15/97, Issue 731, p17
Reports that with the March 04, 1997, election of Jeffrey Prang, the five-person city council in West Hollywood, California, boasts three openly gay members. Names of the other gay members; History of the city council; Comments from Prang.
- Local authorities improve overall performance.
BAJKOWSKI, JULIAN // Management Accounting: Magazine for Chartered Management Account; Apr97, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p10
Focuses on British Audit Commission's third annual survey of council performance. Improvement in local authorities' overall performance in delivering services to their local communities; Improving value for money.
- Bertram back in business.
BAJKOWSKI, JULIAN // Burnet Bulletin (Texas); 2/ 8/2012, Vol. 139 Issue 6, p1A
The article reports that the Bertram City Council in Texas is back in business as the city's governing body after Alderman Trey Smith rescinded his resignation.
- Hindu Prayer at Hartford City Council.
BAJKOWSKI, JULIAN // India -- West; 6/10/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 29, pB20
The article offers information on the invocation of Hindu scripture hosted by the city council of the capital city of Connecticut.
- Ocean City.
BAJKOWSKI, JULIAN // AirGuide Business; 3/8/2010, p3
The article reports on the move of the Ocean City Town Council to review a renovation project for the municipal airport in Ocean City, Maryland.
- Hunt begins for new finance director.
Campbell, Kristen // Hub (Hay River, NT); 5/2/2012, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p11
The article offers news briefs related to the council of the town of Hay River, Northwest Territory as of April 2012 on topics including search for new director of finance, broadcasting council online meetings and minimal discussion at the town council.
- Waukesha, Oak Creek make deal on Lake Michigan water.
Campbell, Kristen // Underground Construction; Jan2013, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p53
The article informs that the Oak Creek Common Council has decided to supply water from Lake Michigan to Waukesha, Wisconsin for the next 80 years and it states that the council has planned to establish pipelines for recycling waste water back to the Great Lakes Basin.
- Liverpool council rejects coal seam gas.
Johnstone, Edward // Green Left Weekly; 1/16/2013, Issue 950, p2
The article presents information on the city council of Liverpool, England that has resolved to oppose the proposed stage three Northern Expansion of the Camden Gas Project (CGP).
- Council hears from residents about library, concerns about city.
Hannigan, Michael V. // Malakoff News (TX); 5/18/2007, Vol. 98 Issue 20, p1A
The article reports that the city council of Malakoff, Texas heard opinion from residents about the library and concerns about the city.
- Glasgow opposes town centre designation.
Hannigan, Michael V. // Planning (14672073); 3/8/2013, Issue 1954, p9
The article informs that the Glasgow suburb city council opposed the town centre designation offered to it.
- CO Week honors those who died in the line of duty.
Hannigan, Michael V. // Corrections Today; Jul95, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p122
Focuses on the 4th annual wreath-laying ceremony held by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments' Corrections Chiefs Committee on May 6, 1995 to pay tribute to corrections employees who died in the line of duty since 1957. Venue; Honoring correctional officers who died in 1994.
- Trinidad Tales.
Hannigan, Michael V. // Malakoff News (TX); 3/ 8/2013, Vol. 104 Issue 10, p4
The article reports various latest developments in Trinidad, Texas, including city Council members, and the mayor working diligently on code enforcement for the improvement of the looks of the city.
- Get with it award.
Hannigan, Michael V. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 8/19/96, Vol. 43 Issue 34, p1
Criticizes the Smithtown Town Board for its inability to fund a municipal parking lot on Main Street and its failure to plan for the Kings Psychiatric Center.
- Illuminated Artwork Draws Nighttime Visitors to Downtown Blackpool.
Hannigan, Michael V. // Projection, Lights & Staging News; Feb2010, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p11
The article reports on the moves of the city council to encourage people to linger in the downtown area in Blackpool, England.
- City Declares October 31, 2009 as "Fun Night in Grand Saline"
Hannigan, Michael V. // Grand Saline Sun (TX); 10/29/2009, Vol. 113 Issue 43, p1
The article reports that the Grand Saline City Council in Texas has declared October 31, 2009 as "Fun Night in Grand Saline."
- What a difference a year makes.
Masterson, Marcie // Burnet Bulletin (Texas); 7/16/2008, Vol. 136 Issue 29, p7A
The article offers several news related to the city council, library and school in Bertram, Texas.
- PKNS field stays green.
Lakshana, Meena // Malay Mail; 6/28/2012, p13
The article reports on the decision of the Petaling Jaya City Council's (MBPJ) board in Selangor, Malaysia, to reject the application for the planning permission for the Selangor State Development Corporation (PKNS) field.
- Games development begins as council approves athletes' site.
Smulian, Mark // Planning (14672073); 9/17/2010, Issue 1886, p4
The article reports that the application by the City Legacy Consortium for the first phase of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games athletes' village has been approved by the Glasgow City Council.
- Rivals want U.S. Foods referendum.
Biundo, Jen // Free Press (Buda, TX); 7/1/2009, Vol. 106 Issue 13, p1A
The article reports on the move of a group of Buda citizens in Texas to fight in overturning a council vote which enables the U.S. Foodservice and other light industrial users to locate in the east of the city in the Sunfield development.
- Stockport launches plan for £500m regeneration.
Biundo, Jen // Estates Gazette; 11/6/2004, Issue 445, p34
Looks at Stockport council's masterplan for regeneration of the Greater Manchester town, England, as of November 6, 2004. Cost of the regeneration project; Details of the masterplan; Firms who drew up the masterplan.
Biundo, Jen // Missoula Independent; 5/2/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 18, p7
The article reflects on the state of law and order at Missoula, Montana with primary focus on underperformance of Missoula City Council.
- Clear details urged on London funding.
Wilding, Mark // Planning (14672073); 2/5/2010, Issue 1854, p2
The article reports on the request made by London Councils and London First to Mayor Boris Johnson regarding infrastructure planning and investment in London, England.
- Salt Lake City.
Wilding, Mark // AirGuide Online.com; 3/1/2010, p3
The article informs that the city council of Salt Lake City, Utah is moving ahead with a plan to ask for legislative authority for building a major headquarters hotel across from the company Salt Palace Convention Center.
- Seattle Gives Green Light To Backyard Cottages.
Wilding, Mark // AirGuide Online.com; 3/1/2010, p6
The article reports that the Seattle City Council has been enacting an ordinance that will allow residents of Seattle, Washington to construct environmentally friendly backyard cottages.
- Go ahead, run for city council.
Woods, Dick // Wenatchee Business Journal; Jun99, Vol. 13 Issue 6, pA30
Comments on the need for Wenatchee, Washington residents to have as many people as possible run for the seven council positions in the city. Requirements for candidates; Voting for the city of Wenatchee to be governed by a more representative form of government; Filing of candidacy for city...
- Council election system worthy of reconsideration.
Grain, Keith // Crain's Detroit Business; 12/06/99, Vol. 15 Issue 49, p8
Calls on Detroit, Michigan voters to reconsider the issue of representation on the Detroit City Council. Advantages of electing representatives from wards or districts representing a geographic area of the city rather than elected at-large; Overview on functions of a council representative.
- Elder Appointed to Fill Vacant City Council Seat.
Grain, Keith // Grand Saline Sun (TX); 8/23/2012, Vol. 115 Issue 34, p1A
The article announces the appointment of Rob Elder as a member in the City Council of Grand Saline.
- Why did you ask us?
Grain, Keith // Hub (Hay River, NT); 12/12/2012, Vol. 40 Issue 42, p4
The article criticizes the step of municipal council of Hay River, Northwest Territories on the number of town councillors.
- Top of the pops.
Baxter, Sarah; Milne, Kirsty // New Statesman & Society; 2/4/94, Vol. 7 Issue 288, p24
Presents the opinion of British council leaders on the best and worst Labour Party councils. Jeremy Beecham's commendation of the work of the Kirklees and their leader John Beecham; Margaret Singh's impression of the York council; Dennis Pettit's praise of Lancashire's innovativeness; Toby...
- Deadline set to apply for vacant board seat.
Flinchpaugh, Brian // Wentzville Journal; 6/27/2012, Vol. 50 Issue 26, pA2
The article reports on the deadline set for the appointment to a vacant seat at the Board of Aldermen on July 5, 2012.
- Unitaries axe forces vote.
Flinchpaugh, Brian // Planning (14672073); 7/9/2010, Issue 1876, p2
The article reports on the removal of one-third Exeter and Norwich councilors from office after unlawfully granting unitary status by the High Court in Great Britain.
- Applications accepted for potential appointment to Escondido City Council.
Flinchpaugh, Brian // La Prensa San Diego; 11/21/2012, Vol. 36 Issue 47, p2
The article informs that the City Council in Escondido, California has been accepting applications from potential candidates to fill in the vacancy of council member which will be created when Deputy Mayor Marie Waldron will be sworn in as the State Assembly Member for the District of California.
- If only this meant 45% less corruption.
Hinz, Greg // Crain's Chicago Business; 03/17/97, Vol. 20 Issue 11, p2
No abstract available.
- Send it to committee, that will get rid of it.
Hinz, Greg // Inside Tucson Business; 3/28/2005, Vol. 14 Issue 42, p4
No abstract available.
- Larsen runs for second term on city council.
Hinz, Greg // Wenatchee Business Journal; Jul2005, Vol. 19 Issue 7, pA5
Reports on the move of Craig Larsen to run for second term on the Wenatchee City Council in Washington. Career background; Commitment of the Larsen to enhance social and economic status of the city; Years of practicing the law.
- The long goodbye.
Thomas, Steve // Public Finance; 11/14/2003, p22
Focuses on issues surrounding service awards in Wales, a part of an initiative to transform council chambers in Wales. Political color added to the process; Welsh Local Government Association's support of the concept as well as the Assembly's decision to allow councils to introduce the awards;...
- Council race heats up as Geoffrey Davis disgraced.
Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News; 8/7/2003, Vol. 94 Issue 32, p3
A big scramble is on in Brooklyn, New York City to fill a vacant seat on the City Council created as a result of the assassination of James E. Davis. Five people, including Davis' brother Geoffrey, are interested. At one point it appeared to be a done deal for Geoffrey, but that was before news...
- A brother's quest for justice.
Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News; 10/30/2003, Vol. 94 Issue 44, p18
The most competitive City Council contest in New York City, the race to fill the void left by the slain James Davis in the 35th District, is being led by his brother Geoffrey Davis. The article presents Geoffrey's goal to honor his brother's career. He loves children so he is running an...
- Council chaos.
HINZ, GREG // Crain's Chicago Business; 12/13/2010, Vol. 33 Issue 50, p3
The article focuses on the Chicago, Illinois City Council election to be held in 2011. It mentions that the Service Employees International Union, would invest heavily in races in the 2nd, 3rd, 15th and 43rd wards. It states that few aldermen would like to retain their old posts like Alderman Ed...
- Election process questioned in Bertram council meeting.
Young, Brenda // Burnet Bulletin (Texas); 10/ 3/2012, Vol. 139 Issue 40, p1A
The article reports on an open session held at the Bertram council meeting in Texas in which community members have expressed their opinions regarding the process of electing city officials.
- Don't Vote for Me.
Goode, Stephen // Insight on the News; 08/28/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 32, p4
Focuses on Douglas Couvertier, a candidate for town council in Ranches, Florida in 2000, who resisted being elected because he would have to leave his job as battalion fire chief. Details on a campaign he launched to resist being elected.
- Faith appoints West to replace Kneemiller.
Korando, Russell // St. Charles Journal; 12/7/2011, Vol. 46 Issue 84, pA3
The article announces the appointment of Mary West as the Ward 4 member of the City Council.
- Heart or Stomach?
Korando, Russell // Time; Dec1952, Vol. 60 Issue 23, p27
The article focuses on the controversies raised by the death of George Geiger, a pro-German member of the Saarbrikken City Council. Such death led Vice Chancellor Franz Blher to accuse the Saar's French bosses of political murder. The arguments of France for supporting the Saar are highlighted....
- Carmel City Council may be expanded.
Culbertson, Katie // Indianapolis Business Journal; 03/01/99, Vol. 19 Issue 51, p7
Reports on an Indiana Senate bill that would give residents of Clay Township representation on the Carmel City Council. Provisions of the bill in its original form; Number of seats to be given to residents of West Clay; Details of a controversial mixed-use development planned by Brenwick in...
- OPSB member Fahrenholtz targets N.O. City Council seat.
Crouere, Jeff // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008); 4/4/2005, Vol. 25 Issue 39, p27
The article presents political news briefs from New Orleans, Louisiana. New Orleans Parish School Board member Jimmy Fahrenholtz, a Democrat, is eyeing a New Orleans City Council spot as his next political move. The Louisiana Supreme Court ruled state Representative Cedric Richmond, New Orleans,...
- What makes a good Council chief ?
DEER, PETER // Eastern Door; 6/8/2012, Vol. 21 Issue 22, p9
In this article, the author reflects on the qualities that should posses by a chief of the Mohawk Council of Kahnawake, Quebec, which include no criminal records, must be a law-abiding citizen and candidate should be a resident of the city.
- Vegas city council delays tax vote.
Engel, Clint // Furniture/Today; 10/29/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p66
Reports the delay of tax votes of the city council in Las Vegas, Nevada. Need for additional information for council members; Offset of infrastructure costs; Importance of discussing various aspects of the plan.
- Governments back telework to support public agenda.
Lee, Karen // Employee Benefit News; Jun2000, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p73
Focuses on the support of the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments for telecommuting or teleworking. Reason of companies for adapting telecommuting; Statistics on United States workers who telecommute; Benefits of telecommuting.
- Tucson council to vote on city hall funding.
Figler, Andrea // Bond Buyer; 06/28/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30671, p3
Reports that the Tucson City Council in Arizona will vote on the approval of a financing plan. Sale of certificates of participation in three tranches.