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Greeley Tribune
Mail ballots for the primary election to go out to Weld County voters beginning June 6the opportunity to vote for candidates for positions ranging from U.S. Senate t
Mail ballots for the primary election to go out to Weld County voters beginning June 6
Greeley Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
the opportunity to vote for candidates for positions ranging from U.S. Senate to District Attorney and the Board of Weld County Commissioners. However, only three races are contested. In the U.S. Senate race, a handful of candidates are vying for... Read more
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The Columbian
State investigators are looking into the access of Yakima County computersClerk Janelle Riddle allowed her attorney Joseph Thomas into the courthouse aft
State investigators are looking into the access of Yakima County computers
The Columbian / Posted 3 hours ago
Clerk Janelle Riddle allowed her attorney Joseph Thomas into the courthouse after normal business hours on March 19 despite county commissioners telling her not to, The Yakima Herald-Republic reported. Commissioners have authority over access to... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Berg, Klockziem make it a 3-way race in County 2nd Districtfor the seat. Gulden grew up on a farm near Searles and feels his farm backgro
Berg, Klockziem make it a 3-way race in County 2nd District
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
for the seat. Gulden grew up on a farm near Searles and feels his farm background gives him appreciation for the work county commissioners do. A former co-owner at the B&L Bar in New Ulm, Gulden served on the New Ulm Safety Commission, New... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Mock-up approvedThough Seneca County commissioners previously had expressed concern about the c
Mock-up approved
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
Though Seneca County commissioners previously had expressed concern about the cost of building the mock-up, they had agreed to defer to the judges' opinion in the matter. Seneca County Commissioner Fred Zoeller said he heard the mock-up could cost... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Commissioner: It’s about process and integrityand the general public in the communities that were being served. With a strong
Commissioner: It’s about process and integrity
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
and the general public in the communities that were being served. With a strong fundraising plan, assistance from the county commissioners and increased municipal support, I believe the branches could have remained open. However, the library... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Mifflin County Library — Molly Kinney and Brett Rogersthe loop on the library's business while also minimizing personal issues, "We
Mifflin County Library — Molly Kinney and Brett Rogers
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
the loop on the library's business while also minimizing personal issues, "We also want to reach a point where we have the county commissioners and the library be on the same side, all the time. As it is right now, we view the $15,000 'hammer' as... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
With elections looming, lots of hot air headed toward N.C.in the primary. A tempest will almost certainly brew at the local level, thoug
With elections looming, lots of hot air headed toward N.C.
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 hours ago
in the primary. A tempest will almost certainly brew at the local level, though, highlighted by a competitive New Hanover County commissioners race. Incumbents Woody White, a Republican, and Jonathan Barfield, a Democrat, are involved in a... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
St. Johns County horticulture agent's removal raises questions of UF's power over county facility, resourcesmemorandum of understanding with UF for extension services. The terms of that
St. Johns County horticulture agent's removal raises questions of UF's power over county facility, resources
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 5 hours ago
memorandum of understanding with UF for extension services. The terms of that memorandum, approved by the Board of County Commissioners in June 2014, changed the status of Fuller and others at the Agricultural Center from long-standing... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Community center set to be torn down is given new lifeIn a reverse decision, Mecklenburg County commissioners voted to renovate Hunte
Community center set to be torn down is given new life
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 hours ago
In a reverse decision, Mecklenburg County commissioners voted to renovate Huntersville's Waymer Center, a community staple, after originally planning to tear it down. The center on Holbrooks Road has been shut down for nearly a year and programs... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Loveland development could displace ambulance HQarea south of the Ranch for about 44 acres Lind owns north of The Ranch. The s
Loveland development could displace ambulance HQ
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
area south of the Ranch for about 44 acres Lind owns north of The Ranch. The swap, which would have to be approved by the county commissioners, also would involve a 10-acre detention pond the county owns south of The Ranch. Lind would take... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
New tax brings close to $190,000 to county coffers in two monthsSmith’s fuel centers, $28,915 and $29,165 in January and February, respectively
New tax brings close to $190,000 to county coffers in two months
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Smith’s fuel centers, $28,915 and $29,165 in January and February, respectively. Although the hike was approved by Nye County commissioners in October 2015, the county didn’t start collecting that money until January. Nye County commissioners... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Government update for the week of May 30Moffat County Commissioners meeting b) Resolution for Election Day closure of
Government update for the week of May 30
Craig Daily Press / Posted 6 hours ago
Moffat County Commissioners meeting b) Resolution for Election Day closure of the clerk and recorders office c) Resolution correction for the month of May: 2016-51 d) Resolutions for payment of payroll warrants: 2016-52, 53 e) Resolution for... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Summit County names Jaime FitzSimons interim sheriffA former LAPD detective with Hollywood ties will serve as Summit County’s inter
Summit County names Jaime FitzSimons interim sheriff
Summit Daily News / Posted 7 hours ago
A former LAPD detective with Hollywood ties will serve as Summit County’s interim sheriff. Summit’s Board of County Commissioners appointed Jaime FitzSimons, formerly a commander in the department, to the position during a special meeting Friday... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Gallatin Co. bond refinancing leads to decreased taxesGallatin County residents can expect a decrease in their taxes. County commissi
Gallatin Co. bond refinancing leads to decreased taxes
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 hours ago
Gallatin County residents can expect a decrease in their taxes. County commissioners refinanced their 2009 Detention Center General Obligation bond. They were able to decrease the bond's interest rate by more than half from about four percent to one... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham elections board: Not unreasonable to order new primaryof Elections said Friday “it would not be unreasonable” for state election offi
Durham elections board: Not unreasonable to order new primary
The News & Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
of Elections said Friday “it would not be unreasonable” for state election officials to order a do-over in the March 15 county commissioners primary. Board members held an emergency meeting to discuss whether to respond to protests filed by... Read more
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The Advocate
Power from pellets Drax facilities boost timber industry in Louisiana and Mississippi, port in Baton Rougeplant in Gloster, Mississippi, a little over an hour north of Baton Rouge. The
Power from pellets Drax facilities boost timber industry in Louisiana and Mississippi, port in Baton Rouge
The Advocate / Posted 10 hours ago
plant in Gloster, Mississippi, a little over an hour north of Baton Rouge. The event drew a range of officials, from local county commissioners and legislators, to state forestry leaders. The plant has been in production for several months, and on... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Deschutes marijuana businesses still waiting for rulesin Tumalo to grow marijuana. And they're still waiting to get going. More From
Deschutes marijuana businesses still waiting for rules
KTVZ Bend / Posted 10 hours ago
in Tumalo to grow marijuana. And they're still waiting to get going. More From KTVZ.COM A few months later, Deschutes County commissioners temporarily "opted out" of allowing cannabis production in rural areas, while a citizen panel reviewed... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wake wrestles with school budget gapone another, he said. “To that end, I would like to suggest that sometime over
Wake wrestles with school budget gap
The News & Observer / Posted 11 hours ago
one another, he said. “To that end, I would like to suggest that sometime over the summer, that the school boards and the county commissioners have a social event, where we don’t necessarily talk about policy, because that would be in violation of... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
District leaders share anticipated costs, benefits of Whitehaven ‘Empowerment Zone’said, 'Well, Supt. I'm worried, because my ninth graders are increasingly comin
District leaders share anticipated costs, benefits of Whitehaven ‘Empowerment Zone’
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 12 hours ago
said, 'Well, Supt. I'm worried, because my ninth graders are increasingly coming to me knowing less,'" Hopson recalled to County Commissioners Wednesday. Hunter said many students are entering high school not reading on grade level, and he wants... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Retirement plan could be comingthroughout the county. Among those decisions will be whether or not to approve
Retirement plan could be coming
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 13 hours ago
throughout the county. Among those decisions will be whether or not to approve a proposed retirement program for county commissioners, which is allotted approximately $15,000 in the budget proposal. The plan seeks to recognize longevity... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Retirement plan could be coming to county commissionersthroughout the county. Among those decisions will be whether or not to approve
Retirement plan could be coming to county commissioners
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 13 hours ago
throughout the county. Among those decisions will be whether or not to approve a proposed retirement program for county commissioners, which is allotted approximately $15,000 in the budget proposal. The plan seeks to recognize longevity... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Amid controversies, Multnomah County Sheriff announces retirementPORTLAND, Ore. -- Multnomah County Sheriff Dan Staton will retire on August 16,
Amid controversies, Multnomah County Sheriff announces retirement
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 15 hours ago
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Multnomah County Sheriff Dan Staton will retire on August 16, he said in a letter sent to county commissioners Friday morning. "I have been thinking about all of the employees here at the Sheriff's Office and everything that has... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Multnomah County Sheriff Dan Staton announces retirementto the position and rank he will hold as the Sheriff's interim designee. This w
Multnomah County Sheriff Dan Staton announces retirement
OregonLive.com / Posted 15 hours ago
to the position and rank he will hold as the Sheriff's interim designee. This will include introductions to our Board of County Commissioners and other elected officials and department heads of the county.I will be sending out a follow up email... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
El Paso County offices closed for Memorial DayRecording and Elections Department functions are available at that location. O
El Paso County offices closed for Memorial Day
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 15 hours ago
Recording and Elections Department functions are available at that location. On Tuesday, May 24, the Board of El Paso County Commissioners approved a Proclamation recognizing Memorial day and the military service and sacrifice of Americans and... Read more
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Times News
Carbon sees drop in costs for insuranceCounty is one of 49 counties and four county-related agencies that use the PCoR
Carbon sees drop in costs for insurance
Times News / Posted 16 hours ago
County is one of 49 counties and four county-related agencies that use the PCoRP insurance, operated by the County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania. PCoRP, which was formed in April 1987, insures over $5.3 billion worth of... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Local airports on final approach for state fundingranging from $81,500 to $98,000 to rehab runway area lights. Once the bid is a
Local airports on final approach for state funding
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 16 hours ago
ranging from $81,500 to $98,000 to rehab runway area lights. Once the bid is awarded, a resolution will go to the Butler County Commissioners that will be forwarded for final state approval to release the funds, Davis said. "We anticipate... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
County approves 2017 final budgetThe tentative budget for fiscal year 2017 approved by Nye County commissioners
County approves 2017 final budget
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 18 hours ago
The tentative budget for fiscal year 2017 approved by Nye County commissioners on Thursday shows the county’s expenses outpace revenues. While the county’s available revenues are $31.2 million, expenses are $32.9 million. “The budget is balanced... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Rutherford sheriff, 2 others indicted on federal chargesSteve Lane, another member of Tennesseans Against Corruption. “That’s why we wa
Rutherford sheriff, 2 others indicted on federal charges
WSMV Nashville / Posted 18 hours ago
Steve Lane, another member of Tennesseans Against Corruption. “That’s why we want to see him removed from office.” Several county commissioners called for Arnold to resign. Commissioner Rhonda Allen has been a critic of Arnold not knowing about... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Federal press conference scheduled for public corruptionSteve Lane, another member of Tennesseans Against Corruption. “That’s why we wa
Federal press conference scheduled for public corruption
WSMV Nashville / Posted 19 hours ago
Steve Lane, another member of Tennesseans Against Corruption. “That’s why we want to see him removed from office.” Several county commissioners called for Arnold to resign. Commissioner Rhonda Allen has been a critic of Arnold not knowing about... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Friday, May 27, 2016schedule an appointment. For the 24-hour breastfeeding hotline call 1-800-687-1
Friday, May 27, 2016
Wise County Messenger / Posted 20 hours ago
schedule an appointment. For the 24-hour breastfeeding hotline call 1-800-687-1252. COMMISSIONERS TO MEET TUESDAY – Wise County commissioners will meet on Tuesday next week instead of Monday due to Memorial Day. Staff with the North Central Texas... Read more
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The News & Observer
Orange County, school leaders talk out budget differencesto meet school needs Superintendents and school board leaders from both distri
Orange County, school leaders talk out budget differences
The News & Observer / Posted 20 hours ago
to meet school needs Superintendents and school board leaders from both districts made their best cases to the Orange County commissioners Thursday night for getting an additional $8 million in local funding next year. County Manager Bonnie... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Woody Creek Distillers wins bid for
Snowmass Canyon agricultural leaseSpace and Trails program to lease the Wheatley Open Space property. Paul Holsi
Woody Creek Distillers wins bid for
Snowmass Canyon agricultural lease
Aspen Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
Space and Trails program to lease the Wheatley Open Space property. Paul Holsinger, agricultural steward for OST, told the county commissioners that the open bidding process was advertised in local newspapers, online and through direct mailers... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business Briefsof Belarus in Florida, to meetings with Southwest Florida leaders including May
Business Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted yesterday
of Belarus in Florida, to meetings with Southwest Florida leaders including Mayor Randy Henderson, Lee County Board of County Commissioners Chair Frank Mann and State Attorney Steven Russell. Shidlovsky and Morgulis presented on business... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Township supports health department’s opposition to mandatethe township did not receive the grant money, but noted the township still has
Township supports health department’s opposition to mandate
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
the township did not receive the grant money, but noted the township still has an opportunity at grant money through the county commissioners. - In another project, this time regarding Hibbetts Mill Road, Biacco said he attempted to contact... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Cambria County raising hotel taxThe Cambria County commissioners on Thursday unanimously approved increasing th
Cambria County raising hotel tax
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
The Cambria County commissioners on Thursday unanimously approved increasing the local 3 percent hotel tax to 5 percent, a move that's expected to generate an extra quarter-million dollars for the Greater Johnstown/Cambria County Convention and... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
No action taken on proposals for increased office ratesThe topic of rate increases has been a discussion between the commission and th
No action taken on proposals for increased office rates
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
The topic of rate increases has been a discussion between the commission and the Mifflin County Commissioners. The commissioners tasked all of the offices in the court house to look at their budgets and fees to see if an increase was needed. The... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
State funding will repurpose YARS cargo buildingAuthority, the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber, Eastern Gateway Community Co
State funding will repurpose YARS cargo building
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
Authority, the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber, Eastern Gateway Community College, the village of Lordstown, Trumbull County commissioners and YARS. The Federal Emergency Management Agency, along with local American Red Cross chapters and EMA... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
16 miles of road paving scheduledYOUNGSTOWN The Mahoning County commissioners voted Thursday to advertise for b
16 miles of road paving scheduled
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
YOUNGSTOWN The Mahoning County commissioners voted Thursday to advertise for bids for repaving of about 16 miles of county roads using Ohio Public Works Commission grant monies and local funds from license-plate fees and fuel taxes. The paving... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Local airports on final approach for state fundingranging from $81,500 to $98,000 to rehab runway area lights. Once the bid is a
Local airports on final approach for state funding
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
ranging from $81,500 to $98,000 to rehab runway area lights. Once the bid is awarded, a resolution will go to the Butler County Commissioners that will be forwarded for final state approval to release the funds, Davis said. “We anticipate... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Boardman roads emphasized in Mahoning County's paving program this yearYOUNGSTOWN Mahoning County commissioners voted Thursday to advertise for bids
Boardman roads emphasized in Mahoning County's paving program this year
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
YOUNGSTOWN Mahoning County commissioners voted Thursday to advertise for bids for repaving about 16 miles of county roads using Ohio Public Works Commission grant monies and local funds from license plate fees and fuel taxes. The paving program,... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Donations save free bus service in Shoshone Co.rides a month. Around three quarters of the funding for the bus comes from a f
Donations save free bus service in Shoshone Co.
KREM.com Spokane / Posted yesterday
rides a month. Around three quarters of the funding for the bus comes from a federal grant and the rest is local. In 2015, county commissioners say the funding formula for how much the county had to pay changed. This left Shoshone County at deficit... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Crestview council adds support for courthouse orientationruffled when councilmen and members of the public felt the decision to approve
Crestview council adds support for courthouse orientation
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
ruffled when councilmen and members of the public felt the decision to approve the orientation was pushed through at county commissioners' Shalimar meeting earlier this month."I liked what we had tonight," Councilman JB Whitten said. "I... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Widow, timeshare wage war over last condo standingget us to pay," Chief Operating Officer Mark Waltrip said. "We're building arou
Widow, timeshare wage war over last condo standing
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
get us to pay," Chief Operating Officer Mark Waltrip said. "We're building around them." Corredor's son appealed to Orange County commissioners this week for help, complaining that Westgate erected a construction fence blocking access to his mom's... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
County appoints 21 to comprehensive land use plan steering committeeThe Shawnee County Commission Thursday approved the appointment of 21 people to
County appoints 21 to comprehensive land use plan steering committee
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
The Shawnee County Commission Thursday approved the appointment of 21 people to a volunteer steering committee that will direct Omaha-based RDg Planning & Design as it prepares a comprehensive land use plan for unincorporated Shawnee... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Commission hears public comment on Missoula fairgroundsunknown. A 60-day public comment period is now open. Residents are encouraged t
Commission hears public comment on Missoula fairgrounds
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
unknown. A 60-day public comment period is now open. Residents are encouraged to voice any concerns about the fairgrounds. County commissioners have a tough decision to make, about whether to spend millions on a new fairground, or keep the horse... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Unknown party dumps large amounts of trash in Yampa Riverthis. It kind of ticks you off.” He opted not to call law enforcement about th
Unknown party dumps large amounts of trash in Yampa River
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
this. It kind of ticks you off.” He opted not to call law enforcement about the issue, but said he’s going to talk to the county commissioners about what happened. Doug Slaight, who also works at the golf course, was also upset with the... Read more
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My EastText
Smith Co. DA recuses himself from GAWTP caseCommittee's Opinion 615, discussed herein. 1. As the Court knows, the Smith C
Smith Co. DA recuses himself from GAWTP case
My EastText / Posted yesterday
Committee's Opinion 615, discussed herein. 1. As the Court knows, the Smith County D.A.'s Office advises the County Commissioners Court, through its Civil Division, pursuant to statute. 2. That Division appears in Commissioners... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Grant money sought for police technologythe JAG money is used to replace antiquated computers. There's also some office
Grant money sought for police technology
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
the JAG money is used to replace antiquated computers. There's also some officer safety equipment in there," Bennett said. The grant application needs to be approved by the Pueblo County commissioners and the City Council before it can be submit... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh County commissioners delay bond counsel vote againbond ordinance after efforts to hire bond counsel and financial advisers stalle
Lehigh County commissioners delay bond counsel vote again
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
bond ordinance after efforts to hire bond counsel and financial advisers stalled for the second time this month. Lehigh County commissioners voted 5-4 to table resolutions hiring the law firm Stevens & Lee as bond counsel and Concord Public... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Tension During Putnam Co. Commissioner Meeting Over Road 5Tensions ran high in a Putnam County Commissioners meeting Thursday regarding a
Tension During Putnam Co. Commissioner Meeting Over Road 5
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
Tensions ran high in a Putnam County Commissioners meeting Thursday regarding a possible appeal of the ruling on the Road 5 case. Property owners filed the Road 5 law suit against the commissioners for violating Ohio's public record and open meeting... Read more
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