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Crain's New York Business
Fatal crane collapse | Redstone steps down | 'Dark pools' probedThe 500-foot-plus crane, owned by Bay Crane, was being secured against high win
Fatal crane collapse | Redstone steps down | 'Dark pools' probed
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 hours ago
The 500-foot-plus crane, owned by Bay Crane, was being secured against high winds along Worth Street Two signature de Blasio administration housing policies got the thumbs-up from the City Planning Commission. The panel, largely appointed by the... Read more
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The Moab Times-Independent
Judge rules against city in Arches Drive B&B appeal - More than a year after the Moab City Council denied a local couple’s application for a conditional use permit to operate a bed and breakfast on Arches Drive a judge has overturned the council’s...Judge rules against city in Arches Drive B&B appeal More than a year after the
Judge rules against city in Arches Drive B&B appeal - More than a year after the Moab City Council denied a local couple’s application for a conditional use permit to operate a bed and breakfast on Arches Drive a judge has overturned the council’s...
The Moab Times-Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Judge rules against city in Arches Drive B&B appeal More than a year after the Moab City Council denied a local couple’s application for a conditional use permit to operate a bed and breakfast on Arches Drive, a judge has overturned the council’s... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Road Construction Could Cause More Traffic Near Proposed Costco LocationCENTRAL POINT, Ore. -- As the proposed Costco location in Central Point moves f
Road Construction Could Cause More Traffic Near Proposed Costco Location
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 3 days ago
CENTRAL POINT, Ore. -- As the proposed Costco location in Central Point moves further in the process, a road project planned for the same area may cause some traffic jams once it gets started. The Jackson County Roads Department is in the planning... Read more
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The Morning Call
Americus gets the go-aheadThe Americus Center hotel cannot be brought back to its luxurious hey day for $
Americus gets the go-ahead
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
The Americus Center hotel cannot be brought back to its luxurious hey day for $15.7 million, but it can be turned into a viable hotel that can compete in the city's growing hotel marlet, according to contractors who appeared before the city's arena... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Two signature de Blasio housing plans get thumbs up from key city agencyThe City Planning Commission on Wednesday approved two key de Blasio housing pr
Two signature de Blasio housing plans get thumbs up from key city agency
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
The City Planning Commission on Wednesday approved two key de Blasio housing proposals that would affect the look of new buildings throughout the city and require developers to include affordable housing in certain projects. The pair of complex... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver extends moratorium on oil-handling facilitiesFor the third time, the Vancouver City Council has extended its moratorium on c
Vancouver extends moratorium on oil-handling facilities
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
For the third time, the Vancouver City Council has extended its moratorium on crude oil-handling facilities by six months, drawing praise from citizens Monday night. “Your example has led to people throughout the region taking a closer look at the... Read more
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KVEC 920 San Luis Obispo
Public Hearing on Potential Seven Story Building ConstructionRelated Articles The San Luis Obispo City Planning Commission conducting a pub
Public Hearing on Potential Seven Story Building Construction
KVEC 920 San Luis Obispo / Posted 9 days ago
Related Articles The San Luis Obispo City Planning Commission conducting a public hearing last night to discuss plans by Santa Barbara developers Firestone and Parker to build a seven story commercial and residential building at Santa Rosa and... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Chickens roost on Youngstown's East SideYOUNGSTOWN All but eight chickens have flown their East Side coop. Victor Roj
Chickens roost on Youngstown's East Side
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN All but eight chickens have flown their East Side coop. Victor Rojas and Luz Sepulveda of Stewart Avenue have one rooster and seven hens. “We used to have about 40,” Sepulveda said. They sought a permit from the city planning... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
At the East Side coop, only 8 are leftYOUNGSTOWN All but eight chickens have flown their East Side coop. Victor Roj
At the East Side coop, only 8 are left
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 days ago
YOUNGSTOWN All but eight chickens have flown their East Side coop. Victor Rojas and Luz Sepulveda of Stewart Avenue have one rooster and seven hens. “We used to have about 40,” Sepulveda said. They sought a permit from the city planning... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Planning Commission suggests regulation, instead of prohibition Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 1:59 PM Medical cannabis cultivation and delivery sh
Planning Commission suggests regulation, instead of prohibition
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 10 days ago
Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 1:59 PM Medical cannabis cultivation and delivery should be regulated, not prohibited, in the City of Mount Shasta according to the five members of the city... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Mattoon P.A.D.S. Shelter receives New Home through Gift of PropertyMATTOON – In an update to a story WAND News brought you in October, the Mattoon
Mattoon P.A.D.S. Shelter receives New Home through Gift of Property
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 10 days ago
MATTOON – In an update to a story WAND News brought you in October, the Mattoon Area P.A.D.S. homeless shelter has received a gift of property from a resident, which will allow them to build a new facility. As WAND previously reported, the existing... Read more
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KVEC 920 San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo Jobless Rate RisesActivist Mila Vujovich-La Barre talks about height restrictions in downtown San
San Luis Obispo Jobless Rate Rises
KVEC 920 San Luis Obispo / Posted 10 days ago
Activist Mila Vujovich-La Barre talks about height restrictions in downtown San Luis Obispo and previews the upcoming city planning commission meeting. Heidi Harmon explains the Bernie Sanders phenomenon. Who are you voting for in the District 3... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Shults Ford-Lincoln Planning Renovation ProjectOn Tuesday, the city Planning Commission heard the renovation plans for the dea
Shults Ford-Lincoln Planning Renovation Project
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
On Tuesday, the city Planning Commission heard the renovation plans for the dealership, which is located at 2257 Washington St. The plan is to build a new sales area and customer service bays while also making improvements to the drainage system,... Read more
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The Advocate
Neighbors criticize plan for Taco Bell on North Broad Street“No quiero Taco Bell.” That was the message from a group of Mid-City residents
Neighbors criticize plan for Taco Bell on North Broad Street
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
“No quiero Taco Bell.” That was the message from a group of Mid-City residents who turned out Tuesday for a New Orleans City Planning Commission meeting that featured an at-times contentious discussion about whether to allow a proposed Taco Bell... Read more
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The Advocate
Planning Commission endorses proposal to legalize most short-term rentalsA plan legalizing short-term rentals to visitors throughout the city but prohib
Planning Commission endorses proposal to legalize most short-term rentals
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
A plan legalizing short-term rentals to visitors throughout the city but prohibiting residents from renting whole units in residential areas throughout the year gained the approval of the New Orleans City Planning Commission on Tuesday. Because the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Skateboarders saw dream come true in 1977In 1977 young people in San Angelo were on the threshold of seeing a dream beco
Skateboarders saw dream come true in 1977
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 11 days ago
In 1977 young people in San Angelo were on the threshold of seeing a dream become a reality: a skateboard park. In San Angelo it was against the law to ride a skateboard in the streets, but for the estimated 800 skateboarders there were few... Read more
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Park Record
New Peace House facility designedNonprofit is issued permits for new site near Park City Medical Center When a
New Peace House facility designed
Park Record / Posted 11 days ago
Nonprofit is issued permits for new site near Park City Medical Center When a woman was shot more than 20 years ago in the parking lot of a local grocery store, it was a wake-up call to the community that something more needed to be done for... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
City planning commission to short-term rental regulations Tuesday afternoonThe New Orleans City Planning Commission discusses its study that could legaliz
City planning commission to short-term rental regulations Tuesday afternoon
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
The New Orleans City Planning Commission discusses its study that could legalize short-term rentals in the city of New Orleans. The commission released draft rules last week and will discuss the study at its meeting this afternoon at 1:30 p.m. in... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
City planning commission to short-term rental regulations Tuesday afternoon The meeting Tuesday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. in the City Council chambers The
City planning commission to short-term rental regulations Tuesday afternoon
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
The meeting Tuesday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. in the City Council chambers The meeting Tuesday... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
John R. Coder: Independent, colorful and controversialFrom tapping into telephone lines of the city's top cop and finance officer at
John R. Coder: Independent, colorful and controversial
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
From tapping into telephone lines of the city's top cop and finance officer at City Hall, to flying his plane to the tundra to visit Eskimos and using a backhoe to dig holes and plant trees on Pine Street without City Council's blessing, no one who... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem officials represent residents' interestsI disagree 100 percent with comments by city Planning Commission Chairman James
Bethlehem officials represent residents' interests
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
I disagree 100 percent with comments by city Planning Commission Chairman James Fiorentino and the others who question the integrity of Mayor Robert Donchez and city Planning Director Darlene Heller. Both are respectable and honest and incorruptible... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Berkeley election promises to bring new faces to city hallBERKELEY -- Incumbents tend to be re-elected with regularity in Berkeley, allow
Berkeley election promises to bring new faces to city hall
Oakland Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
BERKELEY -- Incumbents tend to be re-elected with regularity in Berkeley, allowing little new blood to flow into city leadership. But the Nov. 8 elections will bring some changes when Tom Bates, mayor since 2002, and Max Anderson, District 3... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, Jan. 26, 20161. Jazz Fest lineupYou can stop speculating. The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Fe
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, Jan. 26, 2016
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 12 days ago
1. Jazz Fest lineupYou can stop speculating. The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival's full lineup is out — Stevie Wonder, Pearl Jam (pictured), Neil Young, Elvis Costello and Van Morrison are returning to the Fest, which also features Red Hot Chili... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
City Planning Commission to consider short-term rentals 25th January 2016 · 0 Comments By Della HasselleContributing Writer New Orl
City Planning Commission to consider short-term rentals
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
25th January 2016 · 0 Comments By Della HasselleContributing Writer New Orleanians wanting to rent out their properties on a short-term basis may soon be able to do so legally, if New Orleans... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Most Ventura County cities move to ban personal cultivation of medical marijuanaCommercial medical marijuana dispensaries are prohibited throughout Ventura Cou
Most Ventura County cities move to ban personal cultivation of medical marijuana
Ventura County Star / Posted 14 days ago
Commercial medical marijuana dispensaries are prohibited throughout Ventura County. Now, to meet a March 1 deadline under a new state law, six of the county's 10 cities — Camarillo, Fillmore, Oxnard, Port Hueneme, Thousand Oaks and Santa Paula — are... Read more
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The Advocate
Plan to legalize short-term rental market in New Orleans gains praise from supportersA draft plan that would legalize and regulate the short-term rental market in N
Plan to legalize short-term rental market in New Orleans gains praise from supporters
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
A draft plan that would legalize and regulate the short-term rental market in New Orleans drew guarded praise Wednesday from supporters of the growing practice, which has taken off nationally through websites like Airbnb, and scorn from its... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
New Orleans looks at legalizing short-term rentalsNEW ORLEANS (AP) - City planners say New Orleans should legalize the proliferat
New Orleans looks at legalizing short-term rentals
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 17 days ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - City planners say New Orleans should legalize the proliferating business of short-term rentals in this tourist-friendly city, and charge operators fees and regulate the practice. On Tuesday, the City Planning Commission released... Read more
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The Advocate
New proposals would allow New Orleans residents to set up AirBnB, VRBO rentals on their propertiesResidents throughout New Orleans would be able to set up various types of legal
New proposals would allow New Orleans residents to set up AirBnB, VRBO rentals on their properties
The Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
Residents throughout New Orleans would be able to set up various types of legal short-term rentals on their properties under the recommendations of a study released Tuesday night by the staff of the City Planning Commission. Under the proposals,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Council awaits chance to approve appointmentsA Hazleton City councilman wants to know when Mayor Jeff Cusat will present his
Council awaits chance to approve appointments
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 18 days ago
A Hazleton City councilman wants to know when Mayor Jeff Cusat will present his administrative team to council for concurrence. Cusat said he’ll present his picks when council approves a budget on final passage. Resolutions that Cusat presented to... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Proposed Dallas Development Concerns NeighborsHomeowners hope they can persuade the Dallas City Council to reverse a vote to
Proposed Dallas Development Concerns Neighbors
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 18 days ago
Homeowners hope they can persuade the Dallas City Council to reverse a vote to develop land near a southwest Dallas neighborhood. Those who live in the Capella Park neighborhood say they love its quaint streets and rolling hills. "We have something... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Debate over Meditation Center of Alabama proposalThe Meditation Center of Alabama is proposing a new location in a residential n
Debate over Meditation Center of Alabama proposal
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 19 days ago
The Meditation Center of Alabama is proposing a new location in a residential neighborhood on Dog River, but the non-profit has been met by opposition from neighbors and the city planning commission. The city planning commission turned down the... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Bulletin Board | January 17, 2016ANNOUNCE YOUR EVENTS Do you have something to announce? If your club, church
Bulletin Board | January 17, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 21 days ago
ANNOUNCE YOUR EVENTS Do you have something to announce? If your club, church or other organization is planning a meeting, fundraiser, festival or other special event, let your neighbors know! Send information to the Tri-County Citizen, P.O. Box... Read more
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Arkansas Times
The I-30 project: A history lesson is likely to be unheeded againI write to refresh the public record with you about the LR City Board's history
The I-30 project: A history lesson is likely to be unheeded again
Arkansas Times / Posted 21 days ago
I write to refresh the public record with you about the LR City Board's history with big planning issues. None looms larger than the 30 crossing resolution proposed by City Directors Webb and Richardson. Below I show the record of the major... Read more
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Park Record
Bonanza Park developers win key townhouse voteAfter years of talks, project envisioned on land at The Yard The Bonanza Park
Bonanza Park developers win key townhouse vote
Park Record / Posted 22 days ago
After years of talks, project envisioned on land at The Yard The Bonanza Park partnership on Wednesday won a preliminary vote at City Hall that allows a development proposal in a high-profile location along Kearns Boulevard to advance into a more... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem council sued over 'invalid' vote to rezone Martin TowerThe Hotel Bethlehem and nine other property owners have sued to reverse Bethleh
Bethlehem council sued over 'invalid' vote to rezone Martin Tower
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
The Hotel Bethlehem and nine other property owners have sued to reverse Bethlehem City Council's Dec. 15 vote for a zoning change allowing demolition of the city's landmark Martin Tower. The appeal filed Wednesday in Lehigh County Court alleges that... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Ferndale freezes new liquor licensesFERNDALE, Mich. - Drive or walk around near 9 Mile and Woodward, and you will s
Ferndale freezes new liquor licenses
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 23 days ago
FERNDALE, Mich. - Drive or walk around near 9 Mile and Woodward, and you will see a lot of bars and restaurants. “The square footage of retail space in Ferndale, 50 percent of that is restaurants and bars,” said Dean Bach, board chair of the... Read more
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Victor Post
Concerns rise over proposed parking garage at Canandaigua Finger Lakes Resort site Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM A conceptua
Concerns rise over proposed parking garage at Canandaigua Finger Lakes Resort site
Victor Post / Posted 24 days ago
Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM A conceptual proposal to add a parking garage to the east side of the Canandaigua Finger Lakes... Read more
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The Burton View
City seeks residents willing to serve their community | January 14, 2016BURTON – The City of Burton is looking for citizens interested in serving on va
City seeks residents willing to serve their community | January 14, 2016
The Burton View / Posted 24 days ago
BURTON – The City of Burton is looking for citizens interested in serving on various boards, commissions, and committees. The City is in the very early stages of developing a new master plan so having every board seat filled is important to gain... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Concerns rise over proposed parking garage at Canandaigua Finger Lakes Resort siteA conceptual proposal to add a parking garage to the east side of the Canandaig
Concerns rise over proposed parking garage at Canandaigua Finger Lakes Resort site
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 24 days ago
A conceptual proposal to add a parking garage to the east side of the Canandaigua Finger Lakes Resort site on the lake is drawing concerns over the impact on lake views — from land and from the water. Representatives from Morgan Management and... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
City to seek citizen input in rezoning along riverfrontThe City of Pittsburgh is looking to its citizens for input on rezoning efforts
City to seek citizen input in rezoning along riverfront
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 24 days ago
The City of Pittsburgh is looking to its citizens for input on rezoning efforts along the riverfront. Channel 11 spoke with Andrew Dash of the city’s planning department. Dash said the city is trying to protect its land along the river by using... Read more
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DNA Info
Socrates Sculpture Park Could Become Official Parkland, City SaysThe entrance to Socrates Sculpture Park on Vernon Boulevard and Broadway in Ast
Socrates Sculpture Park Could Become Official Parkland, City Says
DNA Info / Posted 24 days ago
The entrance to Socrates Sculpture Park on Vernon Boulevard and Broadway in Astoria. View Full Caption ASTORIA — After 30 years in operation, the city is looking to make Socrates Sculpture Park official mapped parkland — an action that will preserve... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
Concerns rise over proposed parking garage at Canandaigua Finger Lakes Resort site Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM A conceptua
Concerns rise over proposed parking garage at Canandaigua Finger Lakes Resort site
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 24 days ago
Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM A conceptual proposal to add a parking garage to the east side of the Canandaigua Finger Lakes... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Concerns rise over proposed parking garage at Canandaigua Finger Lakes Resort site Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM A conceptua
Concerns rise over proposed parking garage at Canandaigua Finger Lakes Resort site
MPNnow.com / Posted 24 days ago
Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM A conceptual proposal to add a parking garage to the east side of the Canandaigua Finger Lakes... Read more
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Wayne Post
Concerns rise over proposed parking garage at Canandaigua Finger Lakes Resort site Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM A conceptua
Concerns rise over proposed parking garage at Canandaigua Finger Lakes Resort site
Wayne Post / Posted 24 days ago
Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM Posted Jan. 13, 2016 at 1:28 PM A conceptual proposal to add a parking garage to the east side of the Canandaigua Finger Lakes... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Zoning changes in the works for Staten Island's 'natural' districtsSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The city is planning to cut red tape significantly for S
Zoning changes in the works for Staten Island's 'natural' districts
Staten Island Advance / Posted 25 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The city is planning to cut red tape significantly for Staten Island property owners with homes or vacant land in "special natural areas" now subject to complex zoning regulations dating back to the 1970s. Current zoning... Read more
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DNA Info
East New York Rezoning Aimed at Helping Locals Stay, Officials SayHundreds turned at a City Planning Commission public hearing Wednesday to voice
East New York Rezoning Aimed at Helping Locals Stay, Officials Say
DNA Info / Posted 26 days ago
Hundreds turned at a City Planning Commission public hearing Wednesday to voice their opinion on the planned rezoning of East New York. View Full Caption BROOKLYN — The city’s plan to rezone East New York in an effort to bring thousands of... Read more
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The Advocate
City Council approves plans to redevelop Sara Mayo Hospital despite neighbors’ oppositionDevelopers’ plans to set aside 11 units for affordable housing and to bring a l
City Council approves plans to redevelop Sara Mayo Hospital despite neighbors’ opposition
The Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
Developers’ plans to set aside 11 units for affordable housing and to bring a long-blighted property back into use were enough to persuade the New Orleans City Council to override the City Planning Commission and approve an extra 100 apartments at a... Read more
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Newport News-Times
News Times Lincoln City planners take on VRD issueLINCOLN CITY � The Lincoln City Planning Commission jumped into the fray over v
News Times Lincoln City planners take on VRD issue
Newport News-Times / Posted 28 days ago
LINCOLN CITY � The Lincoln City Planning Commission jumped into the fray over vacation rental dwellings (VRDs), offering a radically different approach to controlling about 500 licensed holiday homes. According to the chairman of the seven-member... Read more
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The Advocate
Council softens proposal to ban strip-club dancers under 21, but moves to ban new clubs for 1 yearThe New Orleans City Council voted unanimously Thursday to ban strip club emplo
Council softens proposal to ban strip-club dancers under 21, but moves to ban new clubs for 1 year
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
The New Orleans City Council voted unanimously Thursday to ban strip club employees younger than 21 from dancing nude or partially nude but agreed to allow employees who are 18 to 20 to continue working at the clubs in other roles. It was the first... Read more
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