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Scoop.co.nz
Te Arawa partnership with council acknowledged with awardTuesday, 26 July 2016, 1:47 pmPress Release: Rotorua Lakes CouncilNews Release2
Te Arawa partnership with council acknowledged with award
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 minutes ago
Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 1:47 pmPress Release: Rotorua Lakes CouncilNews Release26 July 2016An award for the Te Arawa partnership at this... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
West Louisville neighbors concerned about possible future methane plantsleak that the recommended evacuation is a half mile, so I think that would be a
West Louisville neighbors concerned about possible future methane plants
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 30 minutes ago
leak that the recommended evacuation is a half mile, so I think that would be a good starting point,” said Louisville Metro Councilman (D-6) David James. Several people at a public meeting about the new rules Monday expressed concerns that the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spartanburg police secure federal dollars for body camsbody cameras came after the fatal police-involved shooting of an unarmed man in
Spartanburg police secure federal dollars for body cams
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted an hour ago
body cameras came after the fatal police-involved shooting of an unarmed man in Ferguson, Mo. in August 2014. The federal government announced grant funding would be available to departments who create body cam policies and submit... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Government reforms need stronger protections for democracyTuesday, 26 July 2016, 1:03 pmPress Release: Hutt City CouncilHUTT CITY COUNCIL
Government reforms need stronger protections for democracy
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 1:03 pmPress Release: Hutt City CouncilHUTT CITY COUNCIL NEWS RELEASE26 JULY 2016 Government reforms need stronger protections for local democracyLower Hutt Mayor Ray... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Community policing gets backingCommunity policing may receive a boost, after a remit asking the Government for
Community policing gets backing
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
Community policing may receive a boost, after a remit asking the Government for more resource allocation became part of official Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) policy at its AGM. The AGM was part of the three-day LGNZ Conference 2016, which... Read more
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New Haven Independent
"One-Stop" Government "Shopping" Comes To DixwellCity government Friday opened an outpost on Dixwell Avenue to bring “one-stop s
"One-Stop" Government "Shopping" Comes To Dixwell
New Haven Independent / Posted an hour ago
City government Friday opened an outpost on Dixwell Avenue to bring “one-stop shopping” to the neighborhood. Officials cut the ribbon on the new center at 316 Dixwell Ave., a former garage and then home for a job-training center. The city spent... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Pleasanton Residents Block Tree Removal Project at Parkgathered at the worksite Monday morning and blocked crews from starting the job
Pleasanton Residents Block Tree Removal Project at Park
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 hours ago
gathered at the worksite Monday morning and blocked crews from starting the job. Neighbors of the Pleasanton Tennis and Community Park on Valley Avenue and Hopyard Road, upset that they weren't properly notified about the project, rallied Sunday... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Rotorua Lakes Council and iwi partnership wins awardTuesday, 26 July 2016, 11:58 amPress Release: Local Government NZ for outstandi
Rotorua Lakes Council and iwi partnership wins award
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 hours ago
Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 11:58 amPress Release: Local Government NZ for outstanding service and value in local governmentLocal Government New... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Plymouth tops creative category Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 11:58 amPress Release: Local Government NZ in local gov
New Plymouth tops creative category
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 hours ago
Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 11:58 amPress Release: Local Government NZ in local government EXCELLENCE AwardsLocal Government New Zealand is delighted to announce New Plymouth City... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Hamilton central city safety plan wins excellence awardTuesday, 26 July 2016, 11:55 amPress Release: Local Government NZHamilton centr
Hamilton central city safety plan wins excellence award
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 hours ago
Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 11:55 amPress Release: Local Government NZHamilton central city safety plan wins EXCELLENCE AwardLocal Government New Zealand is delighted to announce Hamilton City... Read more
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Hinton Parklander
Albert Ostashek elected to council in byelectionAlbert Ostashek has officially been sworn in as the new town councillor, fillin
Albert Ostashek elected to council in byelection
Hinton Parklander / Posted 2 hours ago
Albert Ostashek has officially been sworn in as the new town councillor, filling the vacant spot on council. Tuesday’s regular council meeting will be his first meeting as councillor, sitting to the left of Mayor Rob Mackin. “It’s very exciting,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Two-thirds of Aberdeen's 'next generation' considering quitting the Granite Cityfound many would happily change their minds and remain put if the city could of
Two-thirds of Aberdeen's 'next generation' considering quitting the Granite City
heraldscotland / Posted 2 hours ago
found many would happily change their minds and remain put if the city could offer opportunities. The leader of the city council said the downturn in oil and gas had highlighted the need to diversify, with a push underway to attract new... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Len Lye Centre Wins at Excellence AwardsTuesday, 26 July 2016, 10:55 amPress Release: New Plymouth District Council Tue
Len Lye Centre Wins at Excellence Awards
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 hours ago
Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 10:55 amPress Release: New Plymouth District Council Tue 26 Jul 2016Local Government New Zealand has announced New Plymouth District Council as the... Read more
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The New Statesman
Could Jeremy Corbyn still be excluded from the leadership race? The High Court will rule todaybring less comfort to DfT mandarins and those in the transport industry. Detrac
Could Jeremy Corbyn still be excluded from the leadership race? The High Court will rule today
The New Statesman / Posted 3 hours ago
bring less comfort to DfT mandarins and those in the transport industry. Detractors who have previously worked for him in government usually either decry him as a hardline right winger, or suggest he is just simply not very bright. A notorious... Read more
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The Border Mail
Letters to the editorour lifetime policies.Judy Brindley, AlburyCase of horse before cart HAPPY to
Letters to the editor
The Border Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
our lifetime policies.Judy Brindley, AlburyCase of horse before cart HAPPY to be proven wrong, but why would Wodonga Council be wanting to trial a pedestrian shared zone when two major redevelopments will be under way in our city centre and... Read more
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heraldscotland
Two-thirds of Aberdeen's 'next generation' considering quitting the Granite Cityfound many would happily change their minds and remain put if the city could of
Two-thirds of Aberdeen's 'next generation' considering quitting the Granite City
heraldscotland / Posted 3 hours ago
found many would happily change their minds and remain put if the city could offer opportunities. The leader of the city council said the downturn in oil and gas had highlighted the need to diversify, with a push underway to attract new... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Proposed regulations for biodigesters stirs community conversationLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Louisville Metro Council is informing the public about
Proposed regulations for biodigesters stirs community conversation
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 3 hours ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Louisville Metro Council is informing the public about anaerobic biodigesters and methane plants. The meeting comes more than six months after STAR BioEnergy and Heaven Hill withdrew their request to build a biodigester in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Council backs mayor’s merger appealFighting on: Woollahra councillors unanimously back appeal against merger judgm
Council backs mayor’s merger appeal
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
Fighting on: Woollahra councillors unanimously back appeal against merger judgment | News Local SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Fighting on: Woollahra councillors... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Designing a future-focused resource management systemsystem with an emphasis on early decision-making and placing greater value on n
Designing a future-focused resource management system
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 hours ago
system with an emphasis on early decision-making and placing greater value on natural eco-systems was launched at the Local Government New Zealand 2016 Conference today. LGNZ has released Planning our future, an eight point programme of action... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Community prepares for more meetings on methane plantsLOUISVILLE (WHAS11) -- Six months after pulling the plug on the original projec
Community prepares for more meetings on methane plants
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 hours ago
LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) -- Six months after pulling the plug on the original project the Metro Council is talking Methane Plants again. This time the hope is to gather community feedback before proposing the next project. Through protests and marches... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen Citizens Academy debuts this fallcalled the Aspen Citizens Academy. The academy will offer the public the opport
Aspen Citizens Academy debuts this fall
The Aspen Times / Posted 4 hours ago
called the Aspen Citizens Academy. The academy will offer the public the opportunity to get a more intimate look at local government, including its policies, staff and operations. “We noticed through various interactions with citizens at open... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Linda Burney blasts Nigel Scullion as a 'failed' Indigenous affairs ministerincluding National Congress, which was criticised as not representative by Sena
Linda Burney blasts Nigel Scullion as a 'failed' Indigenous affairs minister
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 5 hours ago
including National Congress, which was criticised as not representative by Senator Scullion in May when he announced their government funding would be discontinued. When the Northern Territory senator was reappointed to the ministry in the... Read more
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The Young Witness
Linda Burney blasts Nigel Scullion as a 'failed' Indigenous affairs ministerincluding National Congress, which was criticised as not representative by Sena
Linda Burney blasts Nigel Scullion as a 'failed' Indigenous affairs minister
The Young Witness / Posted 5 hours ago
including National Congress, which was criticised as not representative by Senator Scullion in May when he announced their government funding would be discontinued. When the Northern Territory senator was reappointed to the ministry in the... Read more
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Western Advocate
Linda Burney blasts Nigel Scullion as a 'failed' Indigenous affairs ministerincluding National Congress, which was criticised as not representative by Sena
Linda Burney blasts Nigel Scullion as a 'failed' Indigenous affairs minister
Western Advocate / Posted 5 hours ago
including National Congress, which was criticised as not representative by Senator Scullion in May when he announced their government funding would be discontinued. When the Northern Territory senator was reappointed to the ministry in the... Read more
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Northern Star
Who wants to be a Richmond Valley Councillor?RICHMOND Valley Council are looking for people who are passionate about local i
Who wants to be a Richmond Valley Councillor?
Northern Star / Posted 5 hours ago
RICHMOND Valley Council are looking for people who are passionate about local issues, and would like to be a voice for their community to nominate themselves for council elections. The NSW Local Government elections are coming up on Saturday... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Looking back on a key south east Queensland rail projectthe driver's seat as the first train arrives at Wellington Point railway statio
Looking back on a key south east Queensland rail project
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
the driver's seat as the first train arrives at Wellington Point railway station on opening day. (Supplied: Redland City Council Local History Heritage Library ) In a year when the opening of the long-awaited Kippa-Ring rail link has been... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Linda Burney blasts Nigel Scullion as a 'failed' Indigenous affairs ministerincluding National Congress, which was criticised as not representative by Sena
Linda Burney blasts Nigel Scullion as a 'failed' Indigenous affairs minister
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 hours ago
including National Congress, which was criticised as not representative by Senator Scullion in May when he announced their government funding would be discontinued. When the Northern Territory senator was reappointed to the ministry in the... Read more
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News.com.au
The stories you need to know todaylaws, which he says are needed to respond to the growing number and severity of
The stories you need to know today
News.com.au / Posted 5 hours ago
laws, which he says are needed to respond to the growing number and severity of attacks across the world. The Law Council and shadow attorney-general Mark Dreyfus said the new powers should only be used in the most extreme cases. “That... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Linda Burney blasts Nigel Scullion as a 'failed' Indigenous affairs ministerincluding National Congress, which was criticised as not representative by Sena
Linda Burney blasts Nigel Scullion as a 'failed' Indigenous affairs minister
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 5 hours ago
including National Congress, which was criticised as not representative by Senator Scullion in May when he announced their government funding would be discontinued. When the Northern Territory senator was reappointed to the ministry in the... Read more
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The Age
Secret $80 million council vote for high-rise next to Queen Victoria MarketMelbourne City Council will take a secret vote on Tuesday night to pay up to $8
Secret $80 million council vote for high-rise next to Queen Victoria Market
The Age / Posted 6 hours ago
Melbourne City Council will take a secret vote on Tuesday night to pay up to $80 million to its preferred developer of a prime piece of the Queen Victoria Market. A confidential council report seen by The Age shows developer PDG Corporation wants to... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson mayor says city trying to find ways to avoid swimming pool shutdownCharles Florio has promised to donate $40,000 towards keeping the pools open, a
Paterson mayor says city trying to find ways to avoid swimming pool shutdown
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Charles Florio has promised to donate $40,000 towards keeping the pools open, an offer that he said is contingent on community and political leaders generating the rest of the money that’s needed through private fund-raising efforts. Florio... Read more
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Daily News
Canada, UK renew reconciliation callsand to promote unity over division and inclusion over prejudice.” His country w
Canada, UK renew reconciliation calls
Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
and to promote unity over division and inclusion over prejudice.” His country would “continue to encourage the Sri Lankan government to fulfill its commitment[s]” as stipulated in the October 2015 resolution adopted by the United Nations Human... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Syria regime pounds Aleppo as UN backs call for truceeastern Aleppo -- home to at least 200,000 people -- were expected to run out b
Syria regime pounds Aleppo as UN backs call for truce
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 hours ago
eastern Aleppo -- home to at least 200,000 people -- were expected to run out by the middle of August. "The international community simply cannot let eastern Aleppo city become yet another -- and by far the largest -- besieged area," O'Brien... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for July 26to this newspaper, the land leased to private ranches on Point Reyes National S
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for July 26
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
to this newspaper, the land leased to private ranches on Point Reyes National Seashore was paid for by the federal government between 1962-72, for $50 million. Yet, Huffman calls an environmental study of federal land used by private... Read more
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Spalding Today
Has Sutton Bridge lost is power station fight?A parish council believes it has lost its battle to derail a planned power stat
Has Sutton Bridge lost is power station fight?
Spalding Today / Posted 7 hours ago
A parish council believes it has lost its battle to derail a planned power station for Sutton Bridge. Government consent was given last year for EDF B, on the banks of the Nene, and parish council chairman John Grimwood said then the village was... Read more
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Reuters
U.N. aid chief urges Security Council to push Aleppo aid accessin the rebel held town of Atareb in Aleppo province, Syria. UNITED NATIONS The
U.N. aid chief urges Security Council to push Aleppo aid access
Reuters / Posted 7 hours ago
in the rebel held town of Atareb in Aleppo province, Syria. UNITED NATIONS The United Nations aid chief asked the Security Council on Monday to push for a weekly 48-hour humanitarian pause in fighting to allow food and other aid to be delivered to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN aid chief urges Security Council to push Aleppo aid accessUNITED NATIONS: The United Nations aid chief asked the Security Council on Mond
UN aid chief urges Security Council to push Aleppo aid access
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
UNITED NATIONS: The United Nations aid chief asked the Security Council on Monday to push for a weekly 48-hour humanitarian pause in fighting to allow food and other aid to be delivered to eastern areas of the Syrian city of Aleppo. Around 250,000... Read more
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The Maui News
On the Campaign TrailSugimura to hold 'United We Stand' rally Maui County Council candidate Yuki Le
On the Campaign Trail
The Maui News / Posted 8 hours ago
Sugimura to hold 'United We Stand' rally Maui County Council candidate Yuki Lei Sugimura will host a "United We Stand" rally from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Velma McWayne Santos Community Center in Wailuku. The free event will feature... Read more
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BC Local News
Nissan is the first tenant for Penticton Indian Band developmentand excited to work with the Penticton Indian Band and bring this fast moving a
Nissan is the first tenant for Penticton Indian Band development
BC Local News / Posted 8 hours ago
and excited to work with the Penticton Indian Band and bring this fast moving automotive franchise to the Penticton community," said Nissan Penticton owner John Kot, who confirmed lease negotiations are being finalized for the lease of a... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Transgender woman tapped as Democratic convention’s official timekeeperTennessean PHILADELPHIA — A Tennessean who recently became the state's first t
Transgender woman tapped as Democratic convention’s official timekeeper
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
Tennessean PHILADELPHIA — A Tennessean who recently became the state's first transgender woman to be appointed to a local government board has been tapped to serve as the official timekeeper at the Democratic National Convention. Marisa Richmond,... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Nissan is the first tenant for Penticton Indian Band developmentand excited to work with the Penticton Indian Band and bring this fast moving a
Nissan is the first tenant for Penticton Indian Band development
Penticton Western News / Posted 8 hours ago
and excited to work with the Penticton Indian Band and bring this fast moving automotive franchise to the Penticton community," said Nissan Penticton owner John Kot, who confirmed lease negotiations are being finalized for the lease of a... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
$12 million for Sarnia’s bio-tech sectorSarnia-Lambton's hunt for bio-industry jobs received a $12-million boost Monday
$12 million for Sarnia’s bio-tech sector
Sarnia Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
Sarnia-Lambton's hunt for bio-industry jobs received a $12-million boost Monday from the federal government. Navdeep Bains, the minister of innovation, science and economic development, announced the funding Monday for Sarnia-based Bioindustrial... Read more
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Summerland Review
Nissan is the first tenant for Penticton Indian Band developmentand excited to work with the Penticton Indian Band and bring this fast moving a
Nissan is the first tenant for Penticton Indian Band development
Summerland Review / Posted 8 hours ago
and excited to work with the Penticton Indian Band and bring this fast moving automotive franchise to the Penticton community," said Nissan Penticton owner John Kot, who confirmed lease negotiations are being finalized for the lease of a... Read more
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Northern Echo
Ryedale delegate calls on Labour to adopt fracking banlevels of heavy goods traffic and diesel pollution. “Thirsk and Malton Labour
Ryedale delegate calls on Labour to adopt fracking ban
Northern Echo / Posted 9 hours ago
levels of heavy goods traffic and diesel pollution. “Thirsk and Malton Labour Party expect the energy policy of a Labour government to set a clear principle of “people before profit” and to actively support renewable means of generating energy... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Democrats' convention timekeeper is transgender TennesseanTennessean PHILADELPHIA — A Tennessean who recently became the state’s first t
Democrats' convention timekeeper is transgender Tennessean
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 9 hours ago
Tennessean PHILADELPHIA — A Tennessean who recently became the state’s first transgender woman to be appointed to a local government board has been tapped to serve as the official timekeeper at the Democratic National Convention. Marisa Richmond,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Why Tim Kaine was a smart choice for Hillary Clinton's VPin office, and Kaine has experience at every level. He has spent more than two
Why Tim Kaine was a smart choice for Hillary Clinton's VP
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
in office, and Kaine has experience at every level. He has spent more than two decades learning local, state and federal government through service as a city council member, mayor, lieutenant governor, governor and U.S. senator — all the while... Read more
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The Courier
Secret $80 million council vote for high-rise next to Queen Victoria MarketMelbourne City Council will take a secret vote on Tuesday night to pay up to $8
Secret $80 million council vote for high-rise next to Queen Victoria Market
The Courier / Posted 9 hours ago
Melbourne City Council will take a secret vote on Tuesday night to pay up to $80 million to its preferred developer of a prime piece of the Queen Victoria Market. Melbourne City Council will take a secret vote on Tuesday night to pay up to $80... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
What was on the front of the Evening News this week five, 10, 15 and 20 years ago27, 2006: Plans for a towering incinerator on the outskirts of Norwich have bee
What was on the front of the Evening News this week five, 10, 15 and 20 years ago
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 9 hours ago
27, 2006: Plans for a towering incinerator on the outskirts of Norwich have been dealt what could be a fatal blow after council chiefs ditched the firm that want to build it. July 27, 2011: Since it was started more than a decade ago Future... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Council rejects ‘bias’ claim over Norfolk-Suffolk devolution planA bid to force council officials to give the public more information about devo
Council rejects ‘bias’ claim over Norfolk-Suffolk devolution plan
Bury Free Press / Posted 10 hours ago
A bid to force council officials to give the public more information about devolution proposals for Norfolk and Suffolk has been rejected today. A public consultation is continuing over the plan to set up a new combined authority for the two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lagos Plans to Raise IGR to N50 BillionLagos — The Lagos State Government, yesterday, said it was set to increase the
Lagos Plans to Raise IGR to N50 Billion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Lagos — The Lagos State Government, yesterday, said it was set to increase the Internally Generated Revenue, IGR, to N30 billion monthly in 2017 and N50 billion monthly in 2018 as well as a yearly budget size of N1 trillion by 2018. Rising from a... Read more
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