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Woodstock City Manager Vern Maxfield hosts the 2019 West Paris Annual Town Hall. Samuel Wheeler /Bethel Citizen file photo WOODSTOCK — If you live in Oxford County and attended your local town meeting, chances are Vern Maxfield was your moderator. From March to June, and sometimes even longer, the Woodstock town veteran traveled across the …

Hampton-area voters head to the polls on Tuesday, March 8 to elect city officials and decide the fate of city and school budgets and other important items on the ballot. Here’s a look at some of the major races and issues. HAMPTON There are four contested races on the City ballot, including one for the …

JUPITER, Fla. — It’s a battle for the heart and soul of Jupiter, as well as the future of a booming city. This may be a mayoral election like no other in the city with more shippers and more candidates. In this Jupiter mayoral election, there are three candidates. Most residents seem to agree that …

@brianjohnsonBP PLAINVILLE – Mark Devoe, who was previously director of planning and economic development for the city, will return from February 28 as urban planner. Devoe worked for the city for a total of 18 years over two periods, from 1995 to 2003 and then from 2008 to 2018. He left in 2018 to become …

Municipal authorities in Ratlou have committed that a report from the Special Investigation Unit (SIU) into allegations of fraud and corruption within the municipality will be tabled before the council for deliberation and implementation. The pledge was made during a meeting with the MEC for local government, Lena Miga in Mahikeng in the North West. …

Public schools in Norwich and Groton will be closed on Monday as the city continues to clean up after Saturday’s winter storm. At least eight hours of blizzard dumped more than a foot and a half of snow in Norwich on Saturday and now residents of that city are digging. The public school system said …

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Here’s what we’ve been watching for Austin City Council meeting on Thursday. Incentives for vaccination against COVID-19 Two items on the board’s agenda relate to the purchase of $100 gift cards from Staples Inc. to be used as an incentive for the COVID-19 vaccine for residents of Austin-Travis County. The total amount …

Poway City Hall will remain closed to the public due to an upsurge in COVID-19 infections, officials said Friday. City Hall has been closed to the public since January 4 and staff are available to help customers by phone or email. The January 18 Poway City Council meeting will be open for virtual attendance only. …

WINSTED – Cities across the country have found many ways to use the money they received in 2021 from the American Rescue Plan Act. City manager Josh Kelly presented a list of city projects using ARPA money, with a focus on community and business development, which were approved in December by Selectmen’s board of directors. …

After a public hearing and city council discussion on Dec. 16, the decision whether or not to make changes to the City of Lovettsville charter was delayed. Several Lovettsville residents spoke out at the public hearing to oppose the proposed changes. Kris Consaul presented a letter signed by 50 residents who expressed concerns about the …

NEGAUNEE, Michigan (WLUC) – The United States Department of Agriculture has awarded money to five UP projects with the recently passed Federal Infrastructure Act that awarded $ 5.2 billion to 46 states and Puerto Rico. The five UP infrastructure projects that benefit from this plan are: – A $ 3 million grant to the Torch …

Sales of recreational pots in Illinois have already broken records last year, generating millions in tax revenue for municipalities. So how much do they get and what are they used for? State law allows municipalities to levy up to 3% on sales of recreational pots, in addition to existing sales taxes. Each city uses money …

Normal City Council has taken the next step towards construction of the estimated $ 23 million underpass project connecting Uptown and Uptown South via an underpass on the Amtrak and Union Pacific tracks. The contract approved Monday evening is for Phases II and III of engineering and design which will cost up to just under …

It has been eight months since the US bailout was enacted. Local authorities are now trying to figure out what to do with the money. While the most notable piece of the legislation was probably stimulus payments to most Americans, local governments – both city and county – have also received funding. Warren County received …

SAN ANTONIO – Right now, the City of San Antonio is strategizing on how to spend over $ 220 million allocated to the community through US bailout funds. But the city doesn’t just want to decide how to spend the money. Instead, officials seek the opinion of the public. “I think that’s great. I think …

Chelsea crush Newcastle 3-0 Liverpool drop 2-0 lead to draw with Brighton Man City lose 2-0 at home to Palace Man United relieves pressure on Solskjaer with Spurs win October 30 (Reuters) – Chelsea took a three point lead at the top of the Premier League after Manchester City lost 2-0 at home to Crystal …

CAPE TOWN – The Municipality of Knysna believes that the public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane erred in concluding that his 58 million rand spent on the city’s tourism promotion agency, Knysna Tourism (KT), was irregular and constituted a maladministration. Mkhwebane announced his damning findings against the municipality on Friday, saying the council chairman should refer the …

MENOMINEE — The Menominee Downtown Development Authority’s lack of rapid progress on a project to educate drivers about the location of the historic downtown waterfront is clearly frustrating to the volunteers involved. A panel design approved in August has not been implemented since, due to city turnover. The planned arch, which will stretch from one …

Last week, NRK wrote about former HSE advisor Elizabeth Aun Purchard. She believes Bode warned her about the critical conditions in the municipality and says the municipality responded by punishing her. The two parties met in court and ultimately agreed to settle Burkert with 500,000 crowns. But the next day, when the parties shook hands …

“The city committee will meet behind closed doors to discuss the dispute. This is not a public meeting,” city manager Lori LaVerriere told CNN in an email on Sunday. Latosha Clemons filed a lawsuit in April against the town of Boynton Beach. According to the complaint, a mural intended to honor her and others for …

GWINNETT COUNTY, GA – The future is here, specifically in Gwinnett County. Autonomous shuttles will soon be carrying people around a metropolitan city of Atlanta. Peachtree Corners introduced the new autonomous vehicles on Wednesday. Peachtree Corners and its “curiosity lab” are the first in the world to deploy autonomous shuttles on a city street, using …

Lawyers representing the family of the young boy who died after possibly being infected with a deadly amoeba at an Arlington wading pool stood alongside the child’s parents at a press conference Monday afternoon and announced that ‘they had filed a wrongful death complaint against the city of Arlington. . Lawyers shared photos and identified …

The City Manager’s Research Advisory Committee met GovHR’s Michael Jaillet (middle row, right) last week via Zoom. WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass .– The City Manager Search Advisory Committee plans to select candidates for an initial round of interviews this week. Last week, the advisory group began defining the type of questions it wishes to ask, a process …

MANHATTAN, Kan. (KSNT) – The city of Manhattan is considering changing the way it manages parking in Aggieville before the new parking lot opens early next year. Deputy City Manager Jason Hilgers said the city is considering using license plate recognition software to track vehicles parked on the street in Aggieville. However, he said it …

WEST – If appointed interim city manager by City Council, Police Chief Shawn Lacey says he will use the time with a potential eye toward a permanent job change. The council, at a meeting scheduled for Monday, is expected to consider appointing Lacey as interim city manager. The board is also expected to present a …

For immediate release HOPKINTON – City Manager Norman Khumalo and Director of Public Works John Westerling are pleased to share a video highlighting the completion of several paving projects in Hopkinton using a new environmentally friendly paving process . Over the past few weeks, the town of Hopkinton has overseen a new city-wide paving process …

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 …

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Corpus Christi City Council has had its first discussion and vote on changing the storm water charge by separating it from your water bill. If it is separate, the charges will be incorporated into the Drainage Fund. The first vote was passed in city council on Tuesday, coming one step closer …

City of Alexandria urges use of masks to help prevent spread of COVID-19 For immediate release: August 24, 2021 The City of Alexandria and the Alexandria Department of Health urge residents, businesses and visitors to Alexandria to “wear it well” by wearing a mask in indoor public spaces, whether or not they are vaccinated. This …

GREELEY, Colorado – “Go west, young man,” said Horace Greeley. The problem in the northern Colorado town named after the 19th-century newspaper editor: Too many people listened to his advice. Tens of thousands of newcomers have flocked to Greeley – so much so that the city and surrounding County of Weld grew by more than …

TEMPLE TERRACE, Fla. (WFLA) – In light of the recent increase in COVID-19 cases in the state and Tampa Bay, officials at Temple Terrace have decided to implement mask requirements again in city ​​buildings. Effective immediately, people entering a city building are required to wear a mask and have their temperature checked. Tampa Bay doctor …

Buses leaving the city of Texas in the midst of the border crisis are struggling to keep pace with business – as they are full of illegal immigrants released to the United States by overwhelmed border patrol officers, The Post has learned. Since the crisis erupted following President Biden’s election, the four bus companies that …

The municipality of Govan Mbeki has again terminated the employment contract of Mr. Felani Mndebele after a long legal battle. The board made this decision at a special virtual board meeting held on Friday July 16. Mr. Mndebele had been suspended as a precaution with full pay, as recommended by the former executive mayor of …

Aspen City Capital Manager Rob Schober walks up the stairs to the second and third floors through the atrium of the new Aspen Town Hall on Thursday, July 15, 2021. The Iron Staircase forged and glazed atrium are the focal point of the new building. (Kelsey Brunner / The Aspen Times) On the top floor …

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – The city of Topeka has received a digital equity grant to help bridge the digital divide. The city of Topeka says it is one of four nonprofits chosen to receive a grant from the Kansas Digital Equity and Inclusion Collaborative. According to the City, he received $ 250,000 in funding. He …

WILTON – The Wilton Selectboard discussed options on how to spend American Rescue Plan Act funding at its meeting on Tuesday. City Manager Rhonda Irish pitched an idea of ​​“working” with Franklin County to spend the funds in a way that benefits Wilton residents. “My thoughts are if we can work with the county, maybe …