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The News & Observer
Durham council member: My silence during pledge not a protestshe said. “I just don’t say it.” Voice silenced Phil Jeffreys, who spent much
Durham council member: My silence during pledge not a protest
The News & Observer / Posted 10 hours ago
she said. “I just don’t say it.” Voice silenced Phil Jeffreys, who spent much of his single four-year term on the Wake County Board of Commissioners as a lonely voice against government and school spending, died last weekend after a long... Read more
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ajc.com
South Cobb has new logo for rebranding areaby the Cobb County commissioners. Courtesy of SLANT Media A South Cobb logo de
South Cobb has new logo for rebranding area
ajc.com / Posted 11 hours ago
by the Cobb County commissioners. Courtesy of SLANT Media A South Cobb logo design was approved Tuesday by the Cobb County Board of Commissioners. The goal is to rebrand the South Cobb community, showcasing “its strengths and attributes... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
How to clear your criminal history in Atlanta in one dayofficers are eligible to be expunged. This event is in partnership with the hi
How to clear your criminal history in Atlanta in one day
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 18 hours ago
officers are eligible to be expunged. This event is in partnership with the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church. Fulton County Board of Commissioners Chairman John Eaves said they are planning more events for other cities in Fulton County... Read more
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ajc.com
Massive Dacula project would include houses, townhomes, retail, churchdepartment, which reviews rezoning cases before they reach the commission, has
Massive Dacula project would include houses, townhomes, retail, church
ajc.com / Posted 19 hours ago
department, which reviews rezoning cases before they reach the commission, has recommended approval with conditions. If approved by the planning commission, the project would still require a vote from the Gwinnett County Board of Commi... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
County panel ponders fee hikesubject to change. "It is fluid," she said. "It's a strategic plan that says h
County panel ponders fee hike
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted yesterday
subject to change. "It is fluid," she said. "It's a strategic plan that says how we'd like to see the land used." Seneca County Board of Commissioners President Holly Stacy said the plan makes sense because it would provide a blueprint, making... Read more
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The Chronicle
A Chronicle guide to the election: Part threeDistrict 29 District 29 includes Duke's East Campus. Incumbent Larry D. Hall
A Chronicle guide to the election: Part three
The Chronicle / Posted yesterday
District 29 District 29 includes Duke's East Campus. Incumbent Larry D. Hall (D) Board of Commissioners The Durham County Board of Commissioners is responsible for various county services, including formulating annual budgets, establishing... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Pender commissioners, school board clash over funding PENDER COUNTY -- Already strained relations between the Pender County Board o
Pender commissioners, school board clash over funding
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
PENDER COUNTY -- Already strained relations between the Pender County Board of Commissioners and the local Board of Education fell to a new low Thursday with the former calling a special meeting... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Commissioner Calls I-290 Shootings 'An Act of Terrorism'to be terrorized." "The Eisenhower Expressway runs straight through the heart
Commissioner Calls I-290 Shootings 'An Act of Terrorism'
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
to be terrorized." "The Eisenhower Expressway runs straight through the heart of the District I represent on the Cook County Board of Commissioners," he said. "I am tired of having to field questions from my constituents about why their local... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Activists speak out on safety issues at county commissioners meetingin the Portland area and across the nation. “We hope that this will be the beg
Activists speak out on safety issues at county commissioners meeting
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted yesterday
in the Portland area and across the nation. “We hope that this will be the beginning of a serious engagement with the county board of commissioners to deal with these facts,” Lopez said. “Racism should not be tolerated in this county, not in... Read more
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MLive.com
Political fast-riser takes on 'outsider' for state representative seatwho advanced to the general election filled out MLive Voter Guide questions her
Political fast-riser takes on 'outsider' for state representative seat
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
who advanced to the general election filled out MLive Voter Guide questions here. Sabo, the chairman of the Muskegon County Board of Commissioners, pointed to his public-service experience and leadership in seeking the state representative... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
County Board sets preliminary levy |The Washington County Board of Commissioners set the county’s proposed property
County Board sets preliminary levy |
Forest Lake Times / Posted yesterday
The Washington County Board of Commissioners set the county’s proposed property tax levy for 2017 Sept. 13 and approved budgets for the county, the Regional Rail Authority and the Community Development Agency. The board had been reviewing the... Read more
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The Davison Index
Davison group asks county board to postpone sale of Burton Health Clinic | September 29, 2016FLINT — At the Sept. 26 Genesee County Board of Commissioners meeting, a Daviso
Davison group asks county board to postpone sale of Burton Health Clinic | September 29, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted 2 days ago
FLINT — At the Sept. 26 Genesee County Board of Commissioners meeting, a Davison group called Citizens Against Government Overreach voiced concern over a decision to sell the Burton Health Clinic to Hamilton Community Health Network Inc. Bobbie... Read more
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The Burton View
Davison group asks to postpone Burton Health Clinic sale | September 29, 2016FLINT – At the Sept. 26 Genesee County Board of Commissioners meeting, a Daviso
Davison group asks to postpone Burton Health Clinic sale | September 29, 2016
The Burton View / Posted 2 days ago
FLINT – At the Sept. 26 Genesee County Board of Commissioners meeting, a Davison group called Citizens Against Government Overreach voiced concern over a decision to sell the Burton Health Clinic to Hamilton Community Health Network Inc. Bobbie... Read more
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ajc.com
Gwinnett officers get added security amid cop and citizen tensionconcerning police-involved shootings. “Fulton County has launched a nationwide
Gwinnett officers get added security amid cop and citizen tension
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
concerning police-involved shootings. “Fulton County has launched a nationwide model to reform our justice system,” Fulton County Board of Commissioners Chairman John H. Eaves said in response to the protests. “We are the only department in the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
State of Emergency for Charlotte, Meck County endsCHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts and Mecklenburg County Board
State of Emergency for Charlotte, Meck County ends
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts and Mecklenburg County Board of Commissioners Chairman Trevor Fuller issued a proclamation to terminate the State of Emergency terminated in Charlotte & Mecklenburg County Wednesday night. North... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Charlotte no longer under State of EmergencyCharlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts and Mecklenburg County Board of Commissioners
Charlotte no longer under State of Emergency
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts and Mecklenburg County Board of Commissioners Chairman Trevor Fuller issued a proclamation to terminate a State of Emergency in Charlotte & Mecklenburg County one week after it was put into effect. The State of... Read more
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The News & Observer
3 submit proposals for Franklin County health centerbeds. It would contract emergency medical services and seek funding from loans,
3 submit proposals for Franklin County health center
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
beds. It would contract emergency medical services and seek funding from loans, grants and nonprofit groups. The Franklin County Board of Commissioners will have a public hearing on the proposals at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, at the County... Read more
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The News & Observer
Candidates clash on key issues in rematch for NC lieutenant governorand legislator who directed the Office of State Personnel under Democratic Gov.
Candidates clash on key issues in rematch for NC lieutenant governor
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
and legislator who directed the Office of State Personnel under Democratic Gov. Bev Perdue. She also chaired the Wake County Board of Commissioners. While Forest defends his record and that of the GOP-controlled General Assembly, Coleman... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Orange County Library Station offers vending machine for books and moviesto the area, and after seeing a prototype of the machine at a library conferenc
Orange County Library Station offers vending machine for books and movies
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 3 days ago
to the area, and after seeing a prototype of the machine at a library conference, she sent a proposal to the Orange County Board of Commissioners. The proposal was then approved. Since its debut in June, the library station allows for 24/7... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Banners hung to honor Montgomery County's fallen soldiershas gone by that I haven't stopped and looked up and noticed something new," sa
Banners hung to honor Montgomery County's fallen soldiers
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
has gone by that I haven't stopped and looked up and noticed something new," said Josh Shapiro, chair of the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners. The county said the original banners were looking worn and they wanted to new ones out of... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
County talks storage issuesto cost the county moving forward. "As I understand it, we're using it only as
County talks storage issues
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
to cost the county moving forward. "As I understand it, we're using it only as storage at this point," he said. Seneca County Board of Commissioners President Holly Stacy said the building is costing the county without being very useful. "It's... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Fremont County Board of Commissioners stands by invocation decisionThe Fremont County Board of Commissioners is standing by its position that allo
Fremont County Board of Commissioners stands by invocation decision
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
The Fremont County Board of Commissioners is standing by its position that allowing invocation by a clergy person does not violate any laws. Fremont County resident Karen Hunter on Tuesday again objected to the invocations, claiming they are... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
PA Attorney General Candidates Raise Almost $3M Combinedwhich is made up of Montgomery, Berks, and Chester counties. Shapiro, 43, of Ab
PA Attorney General Candidates Raise Almost $3M Combined
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
which is made up of Montgomery, Berks, and Chester counties. Shapiro, 43, of Abington, is chairman of the Montgomery County board of commissioners, the first Democrat to hold that position in 150 years. He previously served four terms in the... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Early CU Boulder South annexation plans raise concerns among neighborsPlan land-use designations for the site are approved by the Boulder City Counci
Early CU Boulder South annexation plans raise concerns among neighbors
Colorado Daily / Posted 3 days ago
Plan land-use designations for the site are approved by the Boulder City Council, Boulder Planning Board, Boulder County Board of Commissioners and Boulder County Planning Commission, annexation talks could begin in 2018, according to... Read more
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ajc.com
Fayette approves medical rezoningThe Fayette County Board of Commissioners has approved rezoning 8.5 acres just
Fayette approves medical rezoning
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Fayette County Board of Commissioners has approved rezoning 8.5 acres just south of the Starr’s Mill school complex for construction of a new pediatric medical facility. The board voted 5-0 on Sept. 22 to allow Dr. Megan Almond to build a... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Oakland County International Airport gets $6.5 million for taxiway project$1.5 million was approved by Michigan Aeronautics Commission and will now move
Oakland County International Airport gets $6.5 million for taxiway project
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
$1.5 million was approved by Michigan Aeronautics Commission and will now move forward for approval from the Oakland County Board of Commissioners in October. The taxiway was built in 1959 and has been rehabbed once every 10 years since. The... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
Pender Co. commission to hold special meeting on school bondPENDER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — The Pender County Board of Commissioners will hold a
Pender Co. commission to hold special meeting on school bond
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
PENDER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — The Pender County Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting this week to discuss the $75 million school bond passed by voters in 2014. A press release said discussion may include the status of the construction... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
INFORMATION: Doña Ana County voter-registration drivedrive, a proclamation designating National Voter Registration Day will be read
INFORMATION: Doña Ana County voter-registration drive
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
drive, a proclamation designating National Voter Registration Day will be read at the Sept. 27 meeting of the Doña Ana County Board of Commissioners. For more information, or to become a certified third-party voter registration agent, call... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Pension funds hot topic at conferenceCounty will pay for pension funding in the long run. "We pay the same long-ter
Pension funds hot topic at conference
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
County will pay for pension funding in the long run. "We pay the same long-term either way," Bergman said. However, Delta County Board of Commissioners Chair Mary Harrington noted this change would relieve the county of much of the financial... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Windsor businesses begin cleanup after floodingVIDEO: Windsor businesses begin... WINDSOR, Bertie County - The Bertie County
Windsor businesses begin cleanup after flooding
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
VIDEO: Windsor businesses begin... WINDSOR, Bertie County - The Bertie County Board of Commissioners held an emergency meeting Sunday night to discuss flood relief. Bertie Emergency Services Director Mitch Cooper reported that his department... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Government update for the week of Sept. 26— Audrey Danner • Discuss support for the Community Broadband Project marketin
Government update for the week of Sept. 26
Craig Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
— Audrey Danner • Discuss support for the Community Broadband Project marketing program 7) 9:35 to 9:40 a.m.: Moffat County Board of Commissioners • Announce appointment to Employee Health Insurance BoardCraig City Council meeting • Renewal... Read more
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Vail Daily
County urges U.S. Congress to approve fundingEAGLE COUNTY — In an effort to support the county’s strategic goals, the Eagle
County urges U.S. Congress to approve funding
Vail Daily / Posted 5 days ago
EAGLE COUNTY — In an effort to support the county’s strategic goals, the Eagle County Board of Commissioners is urging Congress to approve immediate and long-term funding for the Payments in Lieu of Taxes program, or PILT, which is set to expire on... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Forget the debate — know the local issuesmailing of ballots. We urge voters not to be so consumed with opposing Trump o
Forget the debate — know the local issues
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
mailing of ballots. We urge voters not to be so consumed with opposing Trump or Clinton that they fail to study the ballot measures or overlook the qualifications of the five candidates vying for two seats on the Mesa County Board of Commissio... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
COLUMN: A few points to considergeneral election and it has nothing to do with the presidency. I want to say so
COLUMN: A few points to consider
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
general election and it has nothing to do with the presidency. I want to say something about two men running for the Onslow County Board of Commissioners: Jack Bright and Ernie Wright. I have known both of these candidates for many decades and... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Emergency meeting scheduled in Bertie County due to recent floodingBertie County - The Bertie County Board of Commissioners will hold an emergency
Emergency meeting scheduled in Bertie County due to recent flooding
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
Bertie County - The Bertie County Board of Commissioners will hold an emergency meeting on Sunday, September 25 at 6:30 p.m. due to the recent flooding. The purpose of the meeting is to receive a briefing on recovery efforts and related issues due... Read more
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First Coast News
Business Owner: Police presence during 'Frat Beach' hurt businessa heavy presence of police," said Hardman. The extra police had been announced
Business Owner: Police presence during 'Frat Beach' hurt business
First Coast News / Posted 7 days ago
a heavy presence of police," said Hardman. The extra police had been announced beforehand through a letter from the Glynn County Board of Commissioners. "A lot of them got scared and stayed home, stayed back in Athens instead of just coming back... Read more
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MLive.com
Group disputes Breitbart claim refugees slated for Flint resettlementsaid had he received the information he would have to look it over and then hav
Group disputes Breitbart claim refugees slated for Flint resettlement
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
said had he received the information he would have to look it over and then have a discussion with the Genesee County Board of Commissioners. "I have no knowledge of that," Curtis said. "By law I am supposed to be informed." Samaritas... Read more
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ajc.com
Monopine cell phone tower approved by Cobb CountyA monopine cell phone tower was approved recently by the Cobb County Board of C
Monopine cell phone tower approved by Cobb County
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
A monopine cell phone tower was approved recently by the Cobb County Board of Commissioners. Garvis Sams, attorney for Municipal Communications, said the 130-foot tall tower, disguised to look like a pine tree, will sit on a 2,000-square-foot corner... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Joint Meeting Of County School Board And County Commissioners Set For Oct. 4Oct. 4 Commissioner Sabrena Smedley, chairman of the Education Committee has s
Joint Meeting Of County School Board And County Commissioners Set For Oct. 4
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
Oct. 4 Commissioner Sabrena Smedley, chairman of the Education Committee has scheduled a joint meeting with the Hamilton County Board of Commissioners and the Hamilton County School Board members for Tuesday, Oct. 4, at 6 p.m. at Urban Lawn, 306... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Democratic attorney general candidate discusses education and sexual assault preventionHe currently serves as Chairman of the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Del
Democratic attorney general candidate discusses education and sexual assault prevention
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 7 days ago
He currently serves as Chairman of the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency and Chairman of the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners. Prior to holding these positions, he served for seven years as a state representative. This... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Nominations due Oct. 1 for Monroe County Hall of Famewill continue to receive nominations for the next round of hoonors until Oct. 1
Nominations due Oct. 1 for Monroe County Hall of Fame
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 7 days ago
will continue to receive nominations for the next round of hoonors until Oct. 1. The task force is appointed by the Monroe County Board of Commissioners. The Hall of Fame is meant to recognize “individuals who have attracted national or regoinal... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Kenneth Baumgarthome in 1976, where Ken resided until his death. Ken continued to work in const
Kenneth Baumgart
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
home in 1976, where Ken resided until his death. Ken continued to work in construction and also served on the Florence County Board of Commissioners, as the Florence County Veterans Officer and commander the Florence VFW. Ken was a fun-loving... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Local League of Women Voters groups join forces to press candidates into forum participationof Women Voters of Wheaton voter service chairman Shannon Burns, who served on
Local League of Women Voters groups join forces to press candidates into forum participation
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
of Women Voters of Wheaton voter service chairman Shannon Burns, who served on the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County Board of Commissioners, said these forums are one of the few times candidates can stand in front of the public and... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
BOCC to hear halfway house proposalOAKS - The prison after-care facility proposed to be placed at Country Oaks Chu
BOCC to hear halfway house proposal
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
OAKS - The prison after-care facility proposed to be placed at Country Oaks Church will ultimately go before the Washington County Board of Commissioners for final approval. West Florida Baptist Association Director of Ministries Forrest Smith... Read more
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The News & Observer
Orange County Veterans Memorial a place to ‘sit and contemplate’said this week. Members of the Orange County Veterans Memorial Committee share
Orange County Veterans Memorial a place to ‘sit and contemplate’
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
said this week. Members of the Orange County Veterans Memorial Committee shared their vision Tuesday with the Orange County Board of Commissioners at the edge of a wooded site opposite the Southern Human Services Center. Orange County has... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Grand Traverse County Sheriff's Office Audit Presented to Commissionershow much money can be saved in the county. The newly released results were pre
Grand Traverse County Sheriff's Office Audit Presented to Commissioners
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 9 days ago
how much money can be saved in the county. The newly released results were presented Wednesday night to the Grand Traverse County Board of Commissioners. Research for the audit began in April... To find where the sheriff's office could make cost... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake County approves plans for future Cary libraryThe Wake County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved Monday the schemati
Wake County approves plans for future Cary library
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
The Wake County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved Monday the schematic design plans for a future regional library and 350-space parking deck in downtown Cary. This will move the plan one step closer to its anticipated fall 2018 completion.... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Union County, IL Treasurer’s Office uncovers multi-year insurance mismanagement$64.71/month. This program was maintained without the knowledge or support of t
Union County, IL Treasurer’s Office uncovers multi-year insurance mismanagement
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 9 days ago
$64.71/month. This program was maintained without the knowledge or support of the Treasurer’s Office or the current Union County Board of Commissioners. The office that managed payroll and benefits for the County and administered this program... Read more
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The Jackson Herald
BOC moves to make fees uniformLocal tax collections fees will soon be uniform in Jackson County. The Jackson
BOC moves to make fees uniform
The Jackson Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Local tax collections fees will soon be uniform in Jackson County. The Jackson County Board of Commissioners Monday night approved setting a 2 percent tax collection rate for all cities, fire boards and boards of education. The BOC will have to... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Washington County adopts conditional vehicle registration feeforced to pay a brand new $30 annual vehicle registration fee, thanks to an ord
Washington County adopts conditional vehicle registration fee
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 10 days ago
forced to pay a brand new $30 annual vehicle registration fee, thanks to an ordinance adopted during tonight's Washington County Board of Commissioners meeting. Under the provisions of the ordinance, the County VRF will go into effect if the... Read more
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