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By Declan Finucane Published on January 14, 2022 at 4:28 p.m. A number of Canadian municipalities have followed Brampton’s lead in donating money to help pay for a legal challenge to Quebec’s controversial Bill 21, but don’t expect Mississauga to follow suit. Discussing the issue at Mississauga’s general committee meeting this week, Mayor Bonnie Crombie …

through Contributed content January 12, 2022 The environmental organization Acterra invites local elected officials and their affected constituents to participate in “Code Red for Humanity: What Municipalities Can Do,” a webinar focused on actions that policymakers and residents of the region of the bay may take in response to our global climate emergency. The 90-minute …

The African National Congress (ANC) and the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) are in the midst of a legal battle for control of the municipality of Mtubatuba in northern KwaZulu-Natal. Last month, the Pietermaritzburg High Court granted the IFP an order ordering the speaker to call a special council meeting. The IFP wants to dismiss the …

By James Muonwa, Mashonaland West Correspondent The municipality of Chegutu, short of CASH, used the services of three contractors to install prepaid water meters in more than 3,000 homes. Each of the contracted companies is expected to install 1,000 water meters in wards 2, 3 and parts of the central business district (CBD). Areas to …

By Crystal Hsu / Journalist The nationwide housing vacancy rate stood at 9.13%, or 812,947 units, in the first half of last year, declining for the fourth quarter to the lowest level since the launch of the investigation in 2009, the Home Office said in a report released yesterday. The latest data represents a decline …

Until a month ago, 61-year-old Dhanmaya BK from Chyanchul Village in Ghiring-5 Rural Municipality had to wake up before dawn and walk a mile to fetch water. It took her over two hours to bring home a pot of water. But these days, Dhanmaya gets water from a tap in his backyard thanks to the …

“Knowing that we have the material on hand and can distribute it, I think that will give people some comfort,” West Haven Public Works Commissioner Tom McCarthy said. Public works crews recovered the city’s 7,000 tests from the National Guard’s collection site in North Haven on Monday. “We’re going to finalize the plan hopefully this …

Delhi BJP chairman Adesh Gupta said his party’s protest against the AAP government’s new excise policy would continue and the capital’s three municipal corporations decided to seal liquor stores that violate municipal laws. He said stores that do not follow business rules or that are near a religious place or school will be sealed with …

TIJUANA – Far from the slick downtown skyscrapers and bustling beaches of western Tijuana, Jorge Sánchez, 54, sells pallets of waste wood at the foot of a muddy, rubble-strewn road in the eastern neighborhood of Mariano Matamoros. “The city’s politicians have abandoned us here,” Sánchez said. “The only time they even come to this neighborhood …

The Municipality of the Region of Queens (RQM) presented service awards to 16 of its employees at the council meeting held on December 14th. This recognition takes place each year in December for staff who reach five-year milestones. “The council has a high level of respect for the quality of work and the pride that …