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So far, thirty-seven states have legalized medical cannabis in one way or another – Connecticut, New Mexico, New York and Virginia were the last to allow recreational marijuana ( for adults) in 2020 and 2021. This means more growth opportunities for clinics. And a host of new restrictions to maneuver to open shop. One of …

The muniThe municipality of Urk, in the Netherlands, expressed its disgust at the images showing a dozen young people marching in the city in Nazi uniforms last Saturday to protest against the COVID-19 measures, NLTimes reported, writes Yossi Lempkowicz. Photos online show one wearing prisoner’s stripes and a Star of David, while the others point …

The room tax helps fund marketing, but it also sends money to municipalities to help improve amenities used by tourists and residents, such as the beach expansion and improvement at Egg Harbor. . Since the introduction of the room tax in 2007, it has sent $ 17.5 million to local municipalities. Photo by Brett Kosmider. …

Police in the Eastern Cape are investigating cases of intimidation after two city managers received packages with bullets attached to their photos and a note saying “You are next”. Mnquma Municipality provided bodyguards to its Director of Business Services Siphiwo Caga and Director of Community Services Makhaya Cecil Kibi. The two are currently presiding disciplinary …

Twelve years after the Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment presented a pan-Canadian Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) action plan, it is time for Nova Scotia to consider shifting the burden of municipal waste to producers. In a traditional waste management system, municipalities are responsible for the collection and management of waste. With EPR systems, …

“We have learned from previous studies that PFAS can interfere with the female reproductive system, even at low levels of exposure, in the general population,” said senior author Sofia Hammarstrand, MD, resident medical officer of the work and environment at Sahlgrenska University Hospital in Gothenburg. , Sweden. “PFAS may therefore be an underlying cause of …

POUGHKEEPSIE, NY – Dutchess County Director Marc Molinaro encourages local residents, businesses and municipalities that have suffered damage from the remnants of Hurricane Ida this week to document their losses and reconstruction needs as that the preliminary damage assessment process begins. The county works with the state’s Emergency Management Office early in the process. Residents, …

As the municipality of Budapest is not a signatory to the agreement to host the World Athletics Championships in the capital in 2023, it has no competence to make decisions regarding the event, the Federation said on Tuesday. Hungarian Athletics (MASZ). MASZ issued a statement in response to Budapest Mayor Gergely Karácsony announcing last week …

Much of the recent information on climate-influenced building codes has come from California, where the California Energy Commission announced the adoption of revisions to its building energy efficiency standards, also known as California Energy. Code, likely to have an impact on new construction from 2023 if adopted. by the California Building Standards Commission. Despite the …

Newswise – How to design effective demonstration areas for urban carbon sequestration? In the latest guidance note, research groups from the University of Helsinki and Aalto University focus on the main principles of urban demonstration areas using biochars for carbon sequestration. In addition, the guidance note provides lessons learned from a process of co-creating one …