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ajc.com
Gov. Nathan Deal signs dozens of bills into lawor local governments get involved in regulating the aircraft. The bill would h
Gov. Nathan Deal signs dozens of bills into law
ajc.com / Posted 19 minutes ago
or local governments get involved in regulating the aircraft. The bill would have wiped the slate clean for thousands of county commissioners, mayors, school board members and other local officials who did not file campaign finance reports from... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Boulder County clerk predicts record turnout in 2016 general electionBoulder County voters whose ballots were counted in November 2012, the last pre
Boulder County clerk predicts record turnout in 2016 general election
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 36 minutes ago
Boulder County voters whose ballots were counted in November 2012, the last presidential election year, Hall told Boulder County commissioners. Hall said one reason for her high-turnout prediction is that this is a presidential election year,... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Alamo RMA, TX's Vehicle Registration Fee Rev Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook Stabledollar cost of the VRF, and reliance on annual transactions leads Fitch to assi
Fitch Rates Alamo RMA, TX's Vehicle Registration Fee Rev Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 45 minutes ago
dollar cost of the VRF, and reliance on annual transactions leads Fitch to assign an 'AA+'. VRF COLLECTION SAFEGUARDS The county commissioners' court approved the $10 county VRF in August 2013 to commence in January 2014. Vehicle owners must pay... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Scott a no-show, but sheriff's forum sheds a light on candidateswith the Lee County Sheriff's Office and has raised more than $17,000 for her c
Scott a no-show, but sheriff's forum sheds a light on candidates
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 49 minutes ago
with the Lee County Sheriff's Office and has raised more than $17,000 for her campaign. "Our city council members, our county commissioners, our sheriff -- those are the ones that make a difference in our day-to-day existence," she said. Scott... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Appeal filed for man sent to death row for Kaufman Co. DA killingsCourt reveals public comment timerSmith Co. Commissioners Court reveals public
Appeal filed for man sent to death row for Kaufman Co. DA killings
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted an hour ago
Court reveals public comment timerSmith Co. Commissioners Court reveals public comment timer Tuesday, the Smith County Commissioners revealed their latest addition to the court. Tuesday, the Smith County Commissioners revealed their... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Benton County commissioners approve sweet deal for 200 acres on Candy Mountain The County can now legally buy about 200-acres on Candy Mountain, a deal wort
Benton County commissioners approve sweet deal for 200 acres on Candy Mountain
KHQ Spokane / Posted an hour ago
The County can now legally buy about 200-acres on Candy Mountain, a deal worth more than a... Read more
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ABC Montana
Benton County commissioners approve sweet deal for 200 acres on Candy Mountain The County can now legally buy about 200-acres on Candy Mountain, a deal wort
Benton County commissioners approve sweet deal for 200 acres on Candy Mountain
ABC Montana / Posted an hour ago
The County can now legally buy about 200-acres on Candy Mountain, a deal worth more than a... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
County seeks new coordinatorof a new county coordinator since Wendel Whitehurst issued a resignation effect
County seeks new coordinator
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 2 hours ago
of a new county coordinator since Wendel Whitehurst issued a resignation effective as of June 1.Holmes County Board of County Commissioners discussed the importance of the county coordinator position in the April 26 meeting, especially in the... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Commissioners approve state letter on UPRR dischargehadn’t called me, I would not have known about it,” County Water Quality Specia
Commissioners approve state letter on UPRR discharge
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
hadn’t called me, I would not have known about it,” County Water Quality Specialist Katherine Morris told the board of county commissioners at its May 3 meeting. “No attempt appears to have been made to contain or treat the discharge prior to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Group launching effort to cut Wayne Co. commission payA group that wants to cut the pay of Wayne County commissioners says it will fo
Group launching effort to cut Wayne Co. commission pay
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 hours ago
A group that wants to cut the pay of Wayne County commissioners says it will formally launch a petition drive to change the county charter later today, but Commission Chair Gary Woronchak is pushing back against the effort, suggesting that county... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Commissioners pass $37.5 million bond for school upgradesIn a 7-2 vote at the Pitt County Commissioners' Monday meeting, the board gave
Commissioners pass $37.5 million bond for school upgrades
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 hours ago
In a 7-2 vote at the Pitt County Commissioners' Monday meeting, the board gave the okay for a $37.5 million dollar bond. That bond will fund school construction projects and upgrades for 13 schools in the county. Those upgrades have been nearly 10... Read more
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NBC Miami
DUI Trial Begins for Miami-Dade Commissioner Diaztrying to walk a straight line. In court Tuesday, Diaz's attorney argued that
DUI Trial Begins for Miami-Dade Commissioner Diaz
NBC Miami / Posted 2 hours ago
trying to walk a straight line. In court Tuesday, Diaz's attorney argued that there's no real proof the commissioner was unstable. Diaz was elected to the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners in September 2002. He was reelected in August... Read more
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Times News
Carbon training facility plans progressnow houses both the Communications Center and Emergency Management Agency. The
Carbon training facility plans progress
Times News / Posted 3 hours ago
now houses both the Communications Center and Emergency Management Agency. The project is estimated at $10 million. Carbon County Commissioners are working to secure the funding through state and federal grants. A total of $5 million in grants has... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Master Plan for Taylor County Expo Center UnveiledTAYLOR COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - Taylor County Commissioners have unveiled th
Master Plan for Taylor County Expo Center Unveiled
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 hours ago
TAYLOR COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - Taylor County Commissioners have unveiled their master plan for upgrades to the Expo Center, including the $54,000,000 price tag. A bond election will be held in November so voters can decide if they want to move... Read more
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KTVN Reno
County Collaboration Brings Medical Services Back to Tonopahother rural communities find sustainable solutions that fit their individual ne
County Collaboration Brings Medical Services Back to Tonopah
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 hours ago
other rural communities find sustainable solutions that fit their individual needs, too.” “The continued commitment of the county commissioners allowed us to create an innovative and sustainable solution for the residents of Tonopah and the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
$54M Expo Center upgrade may go to Taylor Co. voters in Novembermillion to improve the Taylor County Expo Center could go to voters – in the fo
$54M Expo Center upgrade may go to Taylor Co. voters in November
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 hours ago
million to improve the Taylor County Expo Center could go to voters – in the form of a bond election – in November. Taylor County commissioners voted unanimously to move forward with the plan that calls for building a new multipurpose arena,... Read more
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The News & Observer
McCrory suggests revision to county’s pro-House Bill 2 resolutionNovo Nordisk groundbreaking ceremony Monday, March 28, 2016 in Clayton, N.C. Ji
McCrory suggests revision to county’s pro-House Bill 2 resolution
The News & Observer / Posted 4 hours ago
Novo Nordisk groundbreaking ceremony Monday, March 28, 2016 in Clayton, N.C. Jill Knightjhknight@newsobserver.com Randolph County commissioners have delayed a vote in support of House Bill 2 because Gov. Pat McCrory suggested additions to the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Pick & Paint Plus openMayor Newell Clark and his daughter, Eleanor, store owners Cathy and Ed Kinzie
Pick & Paint Plus open
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 4 hours ago
Mayor Newell Clark and his daughter, Eleanor, store owners Cathy and Ed Kinzie with their daughter, Maria, Davidson County Commissioners' Chairman Steve Jarvis and Lexington City Councilman John Horne. Contributed photo Published: Tuesday,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Wood County judge issues disaster declarationthe wake of an April 29 tornado that impacted the county. According to the judg
Wood County judge issues disaster declaration
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 hours ago
the wake of an April 29 tornado that impacted the county. According to the judge's office, the declaration will go before county commissioners at 10 a.m. Friday. Issuing the declaration allows the county to take the next step to apply for state... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Moratorium continues for certain land south of TonganoxieCounty’s moratorium on development south of Tonganoxie continues. Tonganoxie C
Moratorium continues for certain land south of Tonganoxie
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 6 hours ago
County’s moratorium on development south of Tonganoxie continues. Tonganoxie City Manager Nathan McCommon said the county commissioners opted to continue the status at a recent commission meeting McCommon attended. The city manager said it... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Alatus team chosen as master developer for TCAAP sitewith the project down the road. The joint development board is made up of two
Alatus team chosen as master developer for TCAAP site
Finance and Commerce / Posted 9 hours ago
with the project down the road. The joint development board is made up of two Arden Hills City Council members, two Ramsey County commissioners, and a non-elected appointee who chairs the board. Of the 633 total acres around the site, 427 acres... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Leaky septic tanks contaminate St. Lucie Riverwouldn't dare go in it, I really wouldn't,” she says. A problem has been seepi
Leaky septic tanks contaminate St. Lucie River
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 10 hours ago
wouldn't dare go in it, I really wouldn't,” she says. A problem has been seeping quietly from 32,000 backyards in martin county especially those next to the shoreline. Dr. Brian Lapointe of FAU Harbor Branch took hundreds of water samples from... Read more
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Miami New Times
Dade Could Legalize Uber and Lyft Todaywith millions of dollars and the future of for-hire transit in South Florida on
Dade Could Legalize Uber and Lyft Today
Miami New Times / Posted 10 hours ago
with millions of dollars and the future of for-hire transit in South Florida on the line. That could all end today. County commissioners are scheduled to vote this morning on a plan from Commissioner Esteban "Steve" Bovo to legalize the... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma County jail to stop holding extra state prisonersTo ease jail overcrowding, Oklahoma County commissioners voted 3-0 Monday to no
Oklahoma County jail to stop holding extra state prisoners
The Oklahoman / Posted 11 hours ago
To ease jail overcrowding, Oklahoma County commissioners voted 3-0 Monday to no longer hold extra inmates sent from the state's prisons. Commissioners acted after being told regular inmates sometimes are held three to a cell, in violation of... Read more
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Island Packet
Death by Taser, in a padded cell, caught on cameraHarnett County for 14 years. He ran unopposed in his last election in 2014. Wh
Death by Taser, in a padded cell, caught on camera
Island Packet / Posted 11 hours ago
Harnett County for 14 years. He ran unopposed in his last election in 2014. When he needed resources, he turned to allies: county commissioners, a majority of whom were Republicans, as is Rollins. They allocated $21.5 million to build Rollins a new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jubilee Biased in Issuance of IDs, Says MPand amounts to discrimination. "It appears sanctioned by the State and it must
Jubilee Biased in Issuance of IDs, Says MP
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
and amounts to discrimination. "It appears sanctioned by the State and it must be resisted." The lawmaker claimed that county commissioners and their assistants as well as chiefs in central Kenya and the Rift Valley were under instructions to... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Chamber wise to file suit over drainage feeissue. CMU contracted with legal counsel to form a preliminary argument. The ch
Chamber wise to file suit over drainage fee
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 hours ago
issue. CMU contracted with legal counsel to form a preliminary argument. The chamber took the ball and ran with it and Mesa County commissioners voted to join in seeking court action. The chamber is soliciting financial help with legal costs. If it... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
May 3, 2016Junction Commissioners focus on the proper role of government What is the pro
May 3, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 hours ago
Junction Commissioners focus on the proper role of government What is the proper role of government? Our Mesa County commissioners seem to have a pretty good idea of the things on which government should focus. In browsing the county... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
A trifecta of local controversiesof the representation those boundaries intended for them to have? Then there’s
A trifecta of local controversies
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 hours ago
of the representation those boundaries intended for them to have? Then there’s the newly approved pay raise for our county commissioners. “T’ain’t what you do (It’s the way that you do it),” Ella Fitzgerald once sang. In a different song,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton school director to Lackawanna County: Pay upA member of the Scranton School Board wants Lackawanna County to pay. With cou
Scranton school director to Lackawanna County: Pay up
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
A member of the Scranton School Board wants Lackawanna County to pay. With county commissioners agreeing last week to purchase the former Globe Store, the school district will lose about $130,000 in taxes a year. Director Robert Casey, during a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Bradley commission gets preview of new asset disposal policywas based on negative feedback received from his constituents, not his own feel
Bradley commission gets preview of new asset disposal policy
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 17 hours ago
was based on negative feedback received from his constituents, not his own feelings, he said. CLEVELAND, Tenn. — Bradley County commissioners got their first look Monday night at a proposed policy for disposing of unneeded property, but won't... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Reed: City building should turn a profityear, the city's video lottery proceeds dropped from $140,000 to $89,000. This
Reed: City building should turn a profit
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 18 hours ago
year, the city's video lottery proceeds dropped from $140,000 to $89,000. This year, cities are being told by Hancock County commissioners to plan for zero. Council will discuss budgetary matters in a work session at 5 p.m. today. Also... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
District seeks to keep officers on staffresource officers in district schools. School officials were notified by phone
District seeks to keep officers on staff
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
resource officers in district schools. School officials were notified by phone April 21 the sheriff plans to recommend to county commissioners the position be terminated during their regular weekly meeting today. “We’re still waiting to see if we... Read more
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Key West Citizen
County slow to pass pot lawwould be to make it a civil infraction like an animal control ticket,which allo
County slow to pass pot law
Key West Citizen / Posted 18 hours ago
would be to make it a civil infraction like an animal control ticket,which allows the court to issue a bench warrant if a person doesn’t pay the fine. Shillinger hopes to bring an ordinance before county commissioners by the end of summer, he... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Lenoir County prepares for budget seasonWhile the Lenoir County Commissioners prepare for this year’s budget, members o
Lenoir County prepares for budget season
Kinston Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
While the Lenoir County Commissioners prepare for this year’s budget, members of county departments are bringing their concerns and requests forward.Monday, Lenoir County Public Schools Superintendent Brent Williams spoke to the council about the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Treatment center boosts inmate aidis required to report to the commission quarterly. Melody Ross of the Wood Cou
Treatment center boosts inmate aid
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
is required to report to the commission quarterly. Melody Ross of the Wood County Clerk’s Office runs a test to show Wood County Commissioners Bob Tebay and Steve Gainer the voting machines are ready for early voting locations in the county.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
New Hanover County commissioners hear proposed budget, tax increaseNew Hanover County Commissioners heard a proposed budget Monday that would incl
New Hanover County commissioners hear proposed budget, tax increase
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 19 hours ago
New Hanover County Commissioners heard a proposed budget Monday that would include a tax increase for residents. The proposed budget for fiscal year 2016-2017 includes a 5.5 cent increase in the property tax. Chris Coudriet, county manager, said... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton school director to county: Pay upA member of the Scranton School Board wants Lackawanna County to pay. With cou
Scranton school director to county: Pay up
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
A member of the Scranton School Board wants Lackawanna County to pay. With county commissioners agreeing last week to purchase the former Globe Store, the school district will lose about $130,000 in taxes a year. Director Robert Casey, during a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Prosecutors 'under the gun' on juvenile lifer decisionsdepending on whether you count two people who have already been resentenced. W
Prosecutors 'under the gun' on juvenile lifer decisions
Detroit Free Press / Posted 19 hours ago
depending on whether you count two people who have already been resentenced. Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy put Wayne County commissioners on notice last month that resources will be an issue in her office. She does not yet know how much the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Craven County Commissioners consider $1.5 million school board requestMonday night, the Craven County Board of Education asked County Commissioners f
Craven County Commissioners consider $1.5 million school board request
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 19 hours ago
Monday night, the Craven County Board of Education asked County Commissioners for $1.5 million to help cover a $3.5 million budget hole next year. But Commissioners postponed making a decision at Monday's meeting because some worried they would need... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — May 3City Council — 6:30 p.m. Memorial Building, 200 E. Seventh St., Portales. Inf
Meetings calendar — May 3
Clovis News Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
City Council — 6:30 p.m. Memorial Building, 200 E. Seventh St., Portales. Information: 575-356-6662 Board of Curry County Commissioners — 9 a.m. Clovis-Carver Public Library, annex room, 701 N. Main St., Clovis. Information:... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
York County grants 99 year lease to Horn Farm Centerbe able to reassume control over the farm for specific reasons, such as if the
York County grants 99 year lease to Horn Farm Center
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 20 hours ago
be able to reassume control over the farm for specific reasons, such as if the Center ceased operations. In addition, the County Commissioners voted to place the entire 186-acre Horn Farm tract under perpetual conservation easement with FNLT,... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
New dashcams coming to Brown County patrol vehiclesOffice is installing upgrades inside patrol vehicles that could make an importa
New dashcams coming to Brown County patrol vehicles
KTXS Abilene / Posted 21 hours ago
Office is installing upgrades inside patrol vehicles that could make an important difference in the court of law. Brown County commissioners on Monday approved the purchase of six new high-tech dashcams for $30,000. Leaders in the sheriff's... Read more
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Vail Daily
Dunahay to carry Republican banner in commissioner racecandidates. He was reading the Vail Daily and spotted Kaye Ferry’s ad recruiti
Dunahay to carry Republican banner in commissioner race
Vail Daily / Posted 21 hours ago
candidates. He was reading the Vail Daily and spotted Kaye Ferry’s ad recruiting candidates for Eagle County’s Board of County Commissioners. Ferry chairs the Eagle County Republicans, and her ad piqued his interest. “It listed the... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Summit County sheriff race begins with a Republican nominationI’ve never been the focal point of a campaign, but it’s kind of the next chapte
Summit County sheriff race begins with a Republican nomination
Summit Daily News / Posted 21 hours ago
I’ve never been the focal point of a campaign, but it’s kind of the next chapter of my career.” For now, Summit’s Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) is tasked with appointing an interim sheriff upon Minor’s exit and plan to do so effective May... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Local supplement increase approveda new Wallburg area elementary school, totaling $22,226,210. All capital needs
Local supplement increase approved
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 21 hours ago
a new Wallburg area elementary school, totaling $22,226,210. All capital needs projects are subject to the approval of the county commissioners. Additional increases in the budget include the hiring of two 12-month and three six-month... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
El Paso County renews juvenile curfewEl Paso County is renewing it's juvenile curfew for unincorporated areas outsid
El Paso County renews juvenile curfew
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 22 hours ago
El Paso County is renewing it's juvenile curfew for unincorporated areas outside the city limits. County commissioners on Monday unanimously approved continuing the curfew. It's been in place since 1995 and been renewed every three years. That left... Read more
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Vail Daily
Dunahay to carry GOP banner in commissioner racecandidates. He was reading the Vail Daily and spotted Kaye Ferry’s ad recruiti
Dunahay to carry GOP banner in commissioner race
Vail Daily / Posted 22 hours ago
candidates. He was reading the Vail Daily and spotted Kaye Ferry’s ad recruiting candidates for Eagle County’s Board of County Commissioners. Ferry chairs the Eagle County Republicans, and her ad piqued his interest. “It listed the... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Commissioners postpone public hearing on parking lotA small typo stopped a public hearing Monday before it began. The public heari
Commissioners postpone public hearing on parking lot
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 22 hours ago
A small typo stopped a public hearing Monday before it began. The public hearing before the county commissioners was postponed because the advance notice listed the wrong block number. The advance notice said the location is “the west 54 feet of... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Tax increase could be needed if Nov. referendum failsa public hearing on the budget for its next meeting, at 9 a.m. May 18, when a m
Tax increase could be needed if Nov. referendum fails
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 22 hours ago
a public hearing on the budget for its next meeting, at 9 a.m. May 18, when a more detailed budget will be presented to county commissioners. The draft budget is online at hendersoncountync.org. Things to know about the proposed 2016-2017... Read more
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