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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — May 26Board of Trustees Meeting — 8 a.m. CCC, Room 512, 417 Schepps Blvd., Clovis.
Meetings calendar — May 26
Clovis News Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
Board of Trustees Meeting — 8 a.m. CCC, Room 512, 417 Schepps Blvd., Clovis. Information: 575-769-4001 Eastern Plains Council of Governments Annual Meeting — 10 a.m. Youth Recreation Building, 1504 E. Seventh St., Clovis. Information:... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Decatur City Council makes board appointmentsboard representatives. Woodruff was elected to continue serving as the city’s
Decatur City Council makes board appointments
Wise County Messenger / Posted 11 hours ago
board representatives. Woodruff was elected to continue serving as the city’s representative to the North Central Texas Council of Governments, and Bowker will continue serving as airport liaison. The council also approved the following... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
BEAUTIFUL FUTUREwill not be put out to bid until the widening north of Arch Road is “substantia
BEAUTIFUL FUTURE
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
will not be put out to bid until the widening north of Arch Road is “substantially completed” on the joint San Joaquin Council of Governments/Caltrans project. By waiting, SJCOG will be able to “balance” the remaining funding available with... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Democrats Nominate Fred Garrity To Represent Fairfield's 134th Districtchanges increasing efficiencies in staff and resources, implementing the proces
Democrats Nominate Fred Garrity To Represent Fairfield's 134th District
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 2 days ago
changes increasing efficiencies in staff and resources, implementing the process that evolved that agency into the COG, Council of Governments it is today. Fred always takes action. His record of municipal leadership combined with his reputation... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Political hacks distort truth to smear Vogelcollected over the course of 30 years. As for Vogel’s apparent original sin —
Political hacks distort truth to smear Vogel
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
collected over the course of 30 years. As for Vogel’s apparent original sin — supporting a resolution of the San Joaquin Council of Governments he was serving as a member in his capacity as a county supervisor to let the voters decide — at least... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Push to shush train horns in Boulder gains steamcrossing arms, she said — and electronic notification systems. Boulder is hopi
Push to shush train horns in Boulder gains steam
Colorado Daily / Posted 3 days ago
crossing arms, she said — and electronic notification systems. Boulder is hoping for $1 million from the Denver Regional Council of Governments, and expects to hear back on that front this summer. The rest of the money, Bracke said, would likely... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Inman administrator Doug Burns to retire in Juneof gaps." Mayor Cornelius Huff said Burns has done everything expected when he
Inman administrator Doug Burns to retire in June
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
of gaps." Mayor Cornelius Huff said Burns has done everything expected when he was brought on board from the Appalachian Council of Governments as part-time administrator. Burns was splitting his time with Duncan before that town decided to hire... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Inman administrator to retire in Juneof gaps." Mayor Cornelius Huff said Burns has done everything expected when he
Inman administrator to retire in June
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
of gaps." Mayor Cornelius Huff said Burns has done everything expected when he was brought on board from the Appalachian Council of Governments as part-time administrator. Burns was splitting his time with Duncan before that town decided to hire... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Push to shush train horns in Boulder gains steamcrossing arms, she said — and electronic notification systems. Boulder is hopi
Push to shush train horns in Boulder gains steam
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 4 days ago
crossing arms, she said — and electronic notification systems. Boulder is hoping for $1 million from the Denver Regional Council of Governments, and expects to hear back on that front this summer. The rest of the money, Bracke said, would likely... Read more
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The News-Times
No end in sight for traffic problems on overburdened I-84for local roads, especially in Danbury, New Fairfield and Bethel. Knickerbocker
No end in sight for traffic problems on overburdened I-84
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
for local roads, especially in Danbury, New Fairfield and Bethel. Knickerbocker, who chairs the Western Connecticut Council of Governments, said drivers sometimes take those roads to escape highway congestion. “When there’s a severe backup,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Springdale Township seeks waterline bidsDevelopment Block Grant. Bids will be sought starting July 6 and a contract aw
Springdale Township seeks waterline bids
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
Development Block Grant. Bids will be sought starting July 6 and a contract awarded at the Allegheny Valley North Council of Governments meeting July 27. The COG funnels federal money to municipalities. Once paperwork is completed,... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Local volunteers honored by governor for effortsHomelessness rare, brief, and non-recurring. Loaves and Fishes Executive Direc
Local volunteers honored by governor for efforts
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Homelessness rare, brief, and non-recurring. Loaves and Fishes Executive Director Dee Dee Clement, Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments (UAACOG) Regional Housing Director Autumn Dever, Jim Berg of the Fremont County Department of Human... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
HSTP meeting is May 27lower incomes and veterans. The Illinois Department of Transportation has form
HSTP meeting is May 27
Bureau County Republican / Posted 5 days ago
lower incomes and veterans. The Illinois Department of Transportation has formed an agreement with North Central Illinois Council of Governments (NCICG) for the purposes of preparing, implementing and updating the plan for Region 1 (Boone,... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Connecticut Riders Saddle Up For 'Bike To Work Day'from 7 to 9 a.m. at the Bethel railroad station, hosted by Housatonic Area Regi
Connecticut Riders Saddle Up For 'Bike To Work Day'
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
from 7 to 9 a.m. at the Bethel railroad station, hosted by Housatonic Area Regional Transit and the Western Connecticut Council of Governments; Canton: Benidorm Bikes on Route 44 is offering coffee and breakfast items to work-bound riders who... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Connecticut Riders Saddle Up For 'Bike To Work Day'from 7 to 9 a.m. at the Bethel railroad station, hosted by Housatonic Area Regi
Connecticut Riders Saddle Up For 'Bike To Work Day'
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
from 7 to 9 a.m. at the Bethel railroad station, hosted by Housatonic Area Regional Transit and the Western Connecticut Council of Governments; Canton: Benidorm Bikes on Route 44 is offering coffee and breakfast items to work-bound riders who... Read more
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MLive.com
Denver knocks Detroit off list of 20 most populous U.S. citieslatest annual population loss was the smallest since the 2010 Census. The Cens
Denver knocks Detroit off list of 20 most populous U.S. cities
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
latest annual population loss was the smallest since the 2010 Census. The Census population estimate was somewhat higher than than the latest figure from the Southeast Council of Governments, which placed the 2015 number at 655,847 Detroit residen... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Detroit's population decreases again, but at slower pacething happening with Detroit's population. Kathleen Lomako, the executive dire
Detroit's population decreases again, but at slower pace
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 6 days ago
thing happening with Detroit's population. Kathleen Lomako, the executive director at SEMCOG (Southeast Michigan Council of Governments), said the latest numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau are not necessarily bad news for Detroit. "What... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Detroit population exodus slows to a trickleand the community is expanding," Duggan said. Carmine Palombo, deputy executiv
Detroit population exodus slows to a trickle
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
and the community is expanding," Duggan said. Carmine Palombo, deputy executive director of the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments, which analyzes population statistics and other government data, agreed. "More and more pockets of... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Beaumont bond funds used like ATMneeds of the city as the city developed,” Dillon said when testifying in 2014 i
Beaumont bond funds used like ATM
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
needs of the city as the city developed,” Dillon said when testifying in 2014 in a lawsuit brought by the Western Riverside Council of Governments. (In its suit, the agency successfully argued that Beaumont failed to pay its fair share of regional... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit population exodus slows to a trickleand the community is expanding," Duggan said. Carmine Palombo, deputy executiv
Detroit population exodus slows to a trickle
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
and the community is expanding," Duggan said. Carmine Palombo, deputy executive director of the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments, which analyzes population statistics and other government data, agreed. "More and more pockets of... Read more
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examiner.com
Beaumont $43 million embezzlement: 7 high-ranking officials charged in schemeshare of the embezzled $43 million came from a fund that the city shared with o
Beaumont $43 million embezzlement: 7 high-ranking officials charged in scheme
examiner.com / Posted 7 days ago
share of the embezzled $43 million came from a fund that the city shared with other counties through the Western Riverside Council of Governments. They diverted $37 million that was earmarked for transportation uniform mitigation fees. This fund... Read more
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The Washington Times
DEBORAH SIMMONS: Privatize D.C. Metro?all politics that matter are local. Which brings us to Matthew F. Letourneau,
DEBORAH SIMMONS: Privatize D.C. Metro?
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
all politics that matter are local. Which brings us to Matthew F. Letourneau, vice chairman of the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, who used the “P” word when he and colleagues learned Metro is facing an $18 billion capital budget... Read more
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Ventura County Star
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city | Videoa Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city | Video
Ventura County Star / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
‘211 you are clear to go’ | May 18, 2016to keep a man busy, it wasn’t enough for John Eric Rutherford. From 1992 to 200
‘211 you are clear to go’ | May 18, 2016
Pleasanton Express / Posted 7 days ago
to keep a man busy, it wasn’t enough for John Eric Rutherford. From 1992 to 2009, he was an instructor for Alamo Area Council of Governments AACOG). He often included his kids on this stint, where they were lured into playing various parts... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Who’s on Board?in 1832 by a City Council ordinance, to which the mayor appoints all nine membe
Who’s on Board?
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 7 days ago
in 1832 by a City Council ordinance, to which the mayor appoints all nine members — to the Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments, to which the mayor can make one appointment. Board appointees don’t get paid for their service, but... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
The Record Searchlight / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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First Coast News
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
First Coast News / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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KTVB Boise
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
KTVB Boise / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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11 News Houston
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
11 News Houston / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 7 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Buffalo Lodge is home to local cycling's latest phenomenonbe better. The Economic Impact of Cycling Report — released last year after a s
Buffalo Lodge is home to local cycling's latest phenomenon
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 7 days ago
be better. The Economic Impact of Cycling Report — released last year after a study commissioned by The Pikes Peak Are Council of Governments — noted that more than 80,000 cyclists visit the region annually to stay overnight and experience the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Seven former top Beaumont officials charged in corruption caseuniform mitigation fees, which the city was supposed to pool with other local g
Seven former top Beaumont officials charged in corruption case
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
uniform mitigation fees, which the city was supposed to pool with other local governments through the Western Riverside Council of Governments for county transportation projects, Hestrin said. The defendants, he said, aside from Coe,... Read more
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Le Mars Daily Sentinel
Le Mars named Community of the YearPlanner congratulated the City of Le Mars on their outstanding achievements. S
Le Mars named Community of the Year
Le Mars Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Planner congratulated the City of Le Mars on their outstanding achievements. SIMPCO, the third oldest multi-state council of governments in the nation, was organized as a voluntary association of local governments in 1965. It is guided by... Read more
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USA Today
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. citya Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were su
DA: Corrupt officials siphoned $43 million from Calif. city
USA Today / Posted 8 days ago
a Transportation Uniform Mitigation Fee — on all development. The funds were supposed to be sent to Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG) for big infrastructure projects, but the suspects allegedly kept the money, then spent it on... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Wayne County chief announces statewide tour to discuss municipality funding problemsMunicipal League, Citizens Research Council of Michigan, Michigan Association o
Wayne County chief announces statewide tour to discuss municipality funding problems
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 8 days ago
Municipal League, Citizens Research Council of Michigan, Michigan Association of Counties, and the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments. "For years, it's been hard to pin down an agreement around the best solutions to fix local funding,"... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown receives $60,000 health grantState University Regional Economic Development Initiative, Mercy Health Foundat
Youngstown receives $60,000 health grant
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
State University Regional Economic Development Initiative, Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley, and Eastgate Regional Council of Governments. The Youngstown team will work to reduce obesity and other chronic health disparities through... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Tejano superstar Emilio Navaira dies from heart attackart project is award winning The City of Salisbury Sculpture Show took one of
Tejano superstar Emilio Navaira dies from heart attack
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
art project is award winning The City of Salisbury Sculpture Show took one of six top honors this week at the Centralina Council of Governments (CCOG) Region of Excellence Awards. The City of Salisbury Sculpture Show took one of six top honors... Read more
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