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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Parks open for swimming in Lackawanna CountyArticle Tools SCRANTON — Pools and lakes at Lackawanna County parks opened Fri
Parks open for swimming in Lackawanna County
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted an hour ago
Article Tools SCRANTON — Pools and lakes at Lackawanna County parks opened Friday, county government announced. Each swimming spot — the pool at McDade Park and lakes at Aylesworth, Merli-Sarnoski and Covington parks — is staffed with lifeguards... Read more
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Daily Mail
Burning house swept away by West Virginia's worst floods in a centuryPictured, a company's building remains hanging off the side if a hill in Richwo
Burning house swept away by West Virginia's worst floods in a century
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
Pictured, a company's building remains hanging off the side if a hill in Richwood after getting knocked off Greenbrier County, in the southwestern part of the state, became its hardest-hit area with 15 deaths. Pictured, Jay Bennett (left) and... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
SCOE passes new budgetgood things," Trustee Laura Manuel said. Alayna Shulman has worked as a report
SCOE passes new budget
The Record Searchlight / Posted 8 hours ago
good things," Trustee Laura Manuel said. Alayna Shulman has worked as a reporter at the Record Searchlight since graduating from the University of Oregon in 2010. In that time, she has covered county government, breaking news, healthcare and... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Two Anderson High graduates to get diplomas backhave never went through this," she said. Alayna Shulman has worked as a report
Two Anderson High graduates to get diplomas back
The Record Searchlight / Posted 8 hours ago
have never went through this," she said. Alayna Shulman has worked as a reporter at the Record Searchlight since graduating from the University of Oregon in 2010. In that time, she has covered county government, breaking news, healthcare and... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
New Gibbs middle school to have auditoriumto officials. "Probably what they did then was shook the dust out of the curta
New Gibbs middle school to have auditorium
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 12 hours ago
to officials. "Probably what they did then was shook the dust out of the curtains," Wright said. Gerald covers Knox County government and politics for the News Sentinel. His background includes award-winning news, sports and investigative... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Anderson man pleads guilty in clerk's office bomb threatis a judge or bailiff and making a false report. Leonard's May 2 call led to t
Anderson man pleads guilty in clerk's office bomb threat
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 14 hours ago
is a judge or bailiff and making a false report. Leonard's May 2 call led to the voluntary evacuation of the Madison County Government Center in Anderson and a search that included the use of three bomb-sniffing bombs. No bombs were... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Anderson man pleads guilty in clerk's office bomb threatis a judge or bailiff and making a false report. Leonard's May 2 call led to t
Anderson man pleads guilty in clerk's office bomb threat
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 14 hours ago
is a judge or bailiff and making a false report. Leonard's May 2 call led to the voluntary evacuation of the Madison County Government Center in Anderson and a search that included the use of three bomb-sniffing bombs. No bombs were... Read more
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Marshall Independent
June 27-28 Calendarp.m., 300 N. U.S. Highway 59, Marshall, 929-0371. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 301 W. Lyon
June 27-28 Calendar
Marshall Independent / Posted 15 hours ago
p.m., 300 N. U.S. Highway 59, Marshall, 929-0371. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 301 W. Lyon St., Marshall. 12:05-12:55 p.m., Lyon County Government Center, Blue Room. Guests welcome. For more info, visit http://jimhand.toastmastersclubs.org/ MAFAC Arts... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Marty Haynes Announces Plan For Assessor's Office Modernizationrunning for this office, campaigning has been important," said Mr. Haynes. "But
Marty Haynes Announces Plan For Assessor's Office Modernization
The Chattanoogan / Posted 16 hours ago
running for this office, campaigning has been important," said Mr. Haynes. "But, as an executive office of our county government, it has been critical for me to meet with assessment professionals from across the state in understanding... Read more
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The Maui News
Council leaders get another chance to do the right thing for homelessanother extension. We need action now from our council. * "Our County," a colu
Council leaders get another chance to do the right thing for homeless
The Maui News / Posted 16 hours ago
another extension. We need action now from our council. * "Our County," a column from Maui County Mayor Alan Arakawa, is about county issues and activities of county government. The column usually appears on the first and third Fridays of the mo... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kiambu, KRA Partner to Hunt Rate DefaultersKenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has finalised a working arrangement with the Kiam
Kiambu, KRA Partner to Hunt Rate Defaulters
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has finalised a working arrangement with the Kiambu County government in which the tax collector will go after defaulters who owe the county over Sh2billion in uncollected rates. "Despite giving notices to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nyandarua Out to End Multiple Plot Allocations in Ol Kalou Townowners. There is rampant land grabbing in Ol-Kalou due to lack of lease documen
Nyandarua Out to End Multiple Plot Allocations in Ol Kalou Town
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
owners. There is rampant land grabbing in Ol-Kalou due to lack of lease documents," added Mr Thabanja. Last week, the county government and the Ministry of Lands were accused of abetting a land grabbing spree in Nyandarua's major urban... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
County flies in pathologists as overdose deaths surgepay, but good enough? The medical examiner position has the highest pay range
County flies in pathologists as overdose deaths surge
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
pay, but good enough? The medical examiner position has the highest pay range of any in Monroe County government — $158,000 to $198,000 a year. Associate ME's, if there were any, would be paid between $129,000 and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kiambu County Increases Access to Safe Water in LariKiambu — Lari residents will now have access to safe drinking water, after the
Kiambu County Increases Access to Safe Water in Lari
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kiambu — Lari residents will now have access to safe drinking water, after the County Government of Kiambu allocated Sh9.5 million to water projects in the region, a move that aims at directing piped water to households by the end of the year. This... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Bonds for city parking move forwardcity might have just torn it down if not for Mr. Basalyga, he said. Critics sa
Bonds for city parking move forward
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
city might have just torn it down if not for Mr. Basalyga, he said. Critics say that the bidding was before Lackawanna County government announced plans to buy the former Globe Store and consolidate offices there. The Globe is attached to... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bill to create Bergen Regional oversight board one vote away from Christie's desksaid Assemblywoman Valerie Huttle, D-Englewood, one of the primary sponsors. “B
Bill to create Bergen Regional oversight board one vote away from Christie's desk
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
said Assemblywoman Valerie Huttle, D-Englewood, one of the primary sponsors. “But current law does not give our county government the power to take an increased role in oversight." The bill calls the new board to replace the hospital’s... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Shasta Union management gets raisesdiligently with them to be reasonable." Alayna Shulman has worked as a reporte
Shasta Union management gets raises
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
diligently with them to be reasonable." Alayna Shulman has worked as a reporter at the Record Searchlight since graduating from the University of Oregon in 2010. In that time, she has covered county government, breaking news, healthcare an... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh County employees protest stalled contract negotiationsALLENTOWN – About 50 protesters rallied outside the Lehigh County Government Ce
Lehigh County employees protest stalled contract negotiations
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
ALLENTOWN – About 50 protesters rallied outside the Lehigh County Government Center on Wednesday evening and called on commissioners to return to negotiating a contract with a union representing 163 human services employees. SEIU Local 668 and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bill to create Bergen Regional oversight board is one vote away from Christie's desksaid Assemblywoman Valerie Huttle, D-Englewood, one of the primary sponsors. “B
Bill to create Bergen Regional oversight board is one vote away from Christie's desk
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
said Assemblywoman Valerie Huttle, D-Englewood, one of the primary sponsors. “But current law does not give our county government the power to take an increased role in oversight." The bill calls the new board to replace the hospital’s... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Nonprofit at center of I-Team investigation refuses cameras at public meetinglater wrote in an e-mail it was untrue Melton ever lived in a CAN rental home.
Nonprofit at center of I-Team investigation refuses cameras at public meeting
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
later wrote in an e-mail it was untrue Melton ever lived in a CAN rental home. But according to a source within Benton County government, Melton’s last listed address on file is 320 Peachtree Street in Tennessee Ridge, a property owned by the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Heroin problem plaguing growing Warren CountyWarren County officials continue to search for solutions to a multi-million dol
Heroin problem plaguing growing Warren County
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
Warren County officials continue to search for solutions to a multi-million dollar drug problem plaguing the county government and its residents. Law enforcement officials are seeking tougher penalties for drug traffickers and employing new methods... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Heroin problem plaguing growing Warren CountyWarren County officials continue to search for solutions to a multi-million dol
Heroin problem plaguing growing Warren County
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
Warren County officials continue to search for solutions to a multi-million dollar drug problem plaguing the county government and its residents. Law enforcement officials are seeking tougher penalties for drug traffickers and employing new methods... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Senate candidate shows support for balanced federal budgetamendment mandating a balanced budget is a step in the right direction," Kander
Senate candidate shows support for balanced federal budget
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
amendment mandating a balanced budget is a step in the right direction," Kander said in a speech given at the Boone County Government Chambers. The Democratic Party doesn't support a balanced budget amendment, according to Kander. But his... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Sutter: When gay pride is 'nearly unbearable'phone call to county Commissioner Stacy White, according to the Tampa Bay Times
Sutter: When gay pride is 'nearly unbearable'
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted yesterday
phone call to county Commissioner Stacy White, according to the Tampa Bay Times, saying the rainbow flag flying above the county government complex was "nearly unbearable" for her to see. White suggested the flag is creating a "hostile work... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Anderson High withholds student's diploma over parent's behaviorfor clarification on the school’s policy. Alayna Shulman has worked as a repor
Anderson High withholds student's diploma over parent's behavior
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
for clarification on the school’s policy. Alayna Shulman has worked as a reporter at the Record Searchlight since graduating from the University of Oregon in 2010. In that time, she has covered county government, breaking news, healthcare and... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
A look at Carmel, Ind., Germantown Smart Growth plan and Happy Birthday, BartlettJune 29 meeting until the body adopts a budget. The chairman made his position
A look at Carmel, Ind., Germantown Smart Growth plan and Happy Birthday, Bartlett
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted yesterday
June 29 meeting until the body adopts a budget. The chairman made his position clear in a memo to commissioners this week. County government reporter Linda Moore put a nice spin on the matter, mentioning that members should remember to pack their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Communications Authority of Kenya Pushes for Digital Usage Through an Educative RoadshowCommunications Authority of Kenya (CA) in partnership with the Taita Taveta Cou
Communications Authority of Kenya Pushes for Digital Usage Through an Educative Roadshow
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) in partnership with the Taita Taveta County Government today in Voi at the Moi Stadium flagged off an informative roadshow to educate the public on the current digital broadcast offering. The roadshow kicked off... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bill to create Bergen Regional oversight board advances in N.J. Assemblysafe treatment in a safe environment,” said Assemblywoman Valerie Huttle, D-Eng
Bill to create Bergen Regional oversight board advances in N.J. Assembly
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
safe treatment in a safe environment,” said Assemblywoman Valerie Huttle, D-Englewood. “But current law does not give our county government the power to take an increased role in oversight." The bill calls the new board to replace the hospital’s... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
No injuries in structure fire on North Walnut St. in Statesbororeceiving a 911 call about smoke coming from the two-story building, which is n
No injuries in structure fire on North Walnut St. in Statesboro
Statesboro Herald / Posted yesterday
receiving a 911 call about smoke coming from the two-story building, which is next door to the North Main Annex Bulloch County government building. "We observed smoke coming from the second story," Grams said. "We were able to enter the... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Citizen members won't be joining county committeecampaigning, Winkler said he encountered a large number of citizens who don't k
Citizen members won't be joining county committee
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted yesterday
campaigning, Winkler said he encountered a large number of citizens who don't know about what happens in the county government. Fried said he's served on subcommittees that have citizen members who are not paid but can give input.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Mayor Jim Coppinger Endorses Rep. Mike Carter For District 29and communication skills to continue leading the communities located in Distric
Mayor Jim Coppinger Endorses Rep. Mike Carter For District 29
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
and communication skills to continue leading the communities located in District 29. "Rep. Carter has served Hamilton County Government for 17 years in several capacities, including General Sessions Court Judge, special counsel to former... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Mayors collecting clothes for kids in need this summerSalt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams and Midvale City Mayor JoAnn Seghini and are
Mayors collecting clothes for kids in need this summer
FOX 13 Utah / Posted yesterday
Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams and Midvale City Mayor JoAnn Seghini and are accepting donations: Salt Lake County Government Center - 2001 South State Street, North Building, 2nd Floor, Mayor's Office Midvale City Hall - 7505 South Holden St... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Orlando United Assistance Center opens to the publicby the Pulse terror shooting now have a place to go to gain information and sup
Orlando United Assistance Center opens to the public
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
by the Pulse terror shooting now have a place to go to gain information and support. The City of Orlando and Orange County Government have opened Orlando United Assistance Center, located at 507 East Michigan St. in Orlando. “The City of... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Martin running on accomplishments, knowledgetwo decades later is flush, sitting on $100 million-plus in reserves. Martin s
Martin running on accomplishments, knowledge
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted yesterday
two decades later is flush, sitting on $100 million-plus in reserves. Martin said when he first came into office, the county government’s philosophy was to spend every dime every year because it may not get that money next year. “But now... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Farm bureau, chamber back elected county executiveonly good until the board seats change at election time," she said. "We believe
Farm bureau, chamber back elected county executive
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
only good until the board seats change at election time," she said. "We believe that by changing the current structure of county government, clarity of expectations and authority will surface, particularly on economic development, long-term... Read more
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The Advocate
A Brief History of Homophobia in Floridaalthough rendered unenforceable by the 2003 U.S. Supreme Court decision Lawrenc
A Brief History of Homophobia in Florida
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
although rendered unenforceable by the 2003 U.S. Supreme Court decision Lawrence v. Texas. In 1977, when the Miami-Dade County government adopted a law banning antigay discrimination, few were more outraged than entertainer Anita Bryant, then... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Toeing the GOP Party Linefrom here to election day or doomsday, whichever comes first. Moreover, circum
Toeing the GOP Party Line
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 2 days ago
from here to election day or doomsday, whichever comes first. Moreover, circumstances at Luttrell's home base, Shelby County government, are not without vexation for the mayor. As he prepares for the stretch drive of the Republican primary... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Luzerne County courthouse improvements work beginsaccessibility at the south entrance. County Manager David Pedri has said he wa
Luzerne County courthouse improvements work begins
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
accessibility at the south entrance. County Manager David Pedri has said he wants to invest in the courthouse, the seat of county government. “The courthouse is a jewel of a piece of property here in Luzerne County. We want to make sure it is... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
Minority population up in Medina County — The Medina County GazetteProject, a group started in 2015 that has worked to increase diversity in the M
Minority population up in Medina County — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Project, a group started in 2015 that has worked to increase diversity in the Medina Police Department and city and county government. But diversity is not limited to race, he said, adding that diversity can include sexuality, gender and... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
SC Gets $150M for Flood Relief: What You Need to Knowtown hall meetings in the state. They will all take place between 6 and 8 p.m.
SC Gets $150M for Flood Relief: What You Need to Know
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
town hall meetings in the state. They will all take place between 6 and 8 p.m. June 28, 2016 Sumter County Patriot Hall County Government Office 135 Haynsworth Street Sumter, SC June 29, 2016 Alex Chatman Complex Auditorium 147 West Main... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Former Shelby County worker accused of raping womanassaulted her. The victim also told police Henneghan had sent pictures of hims
Former Shelby County worker accused of raping woman
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
assaulted her. The victim also told police Henneghan had sent pictures of himself to her. In one she spotted a Shelby County government employee badge. Investigators collected a rape kit from the victim and researched the number he texted her... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Residents appointed and reappointed to boards and commissions by Weld County commissionershas appointed multiple residents to positions on a handful of advisory boards a
Residents appointed and reappointed to boards and commissions by Weld County commissioners
Greeley Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
has appointed multiple residents to positions on a handful of advisory boards and commissions. “Their input helps county government operate in the best interest of the people,” Commissioner Chair Mike Freeman said in a news release,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
SC Gets $150M for Flood Relief: What You Need to Knowtown hall meetings in the state. They will all take place between 6 and 8 p.m.
SC Gets $150M for Flood Relief: What You Need to Know
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
town hall meetings in the state. They will all take place between 6 and 8 p.m. June 28, 2016 Sumter County Patriot Hall County Government Office 135 Haynsworth Street Sumter, SC June 29, 2016 Alex Chatman Complex Auditorium 147 West Main... Read more
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The News & Observer
The sacrifices Raleigh firefighters make to serve their cityworks three regular part-time jobs, sometimes as many as five. That is on top o
The sacrifices Raleigh firefighters make to serve their city
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
works three regular part-time jobs, sometimes as many as five. That is on top of my 40-hour-per-week job with a neighboring county government. There are some weeks that my husband sees his son for four awake hours Monday through Saturday because he... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
South Memphis demolition marks the start of new blight programhouses there, he said. "You've got to get the bad out and come back with somet
South Memphis demolition marks the start of new blight program
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
houses there, he said. "You've got to get the bad out and come back with something good," Bolding said. Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County gover... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Regional 911 agreement madebudget for the 2016-17 fiscal year. A previous draft showed an operating shortf
Regional 911 agreement made
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
budget for the 2016-17 fiscal year. A previous draft showed an operating shortfall for the year. Gerald covers Knox County government and politics for the News Sentinel. His background includes award-winning news, sports and investigative... Read more
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Southside Sentinel
Supervisors establish Middlesex Broadband Authorityand issue revenue bonds to finance projects, for which the county is not respon
Supervisors establish Middlesex Broadband Authority
Southside Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
and issue revenue bonds to finance projects, for which the county is not responsible, said Walker, who added that Middlesex County government may “lend, advance or give money to the Authority.” The MBA can access state-owned land within... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Improvements to East River Boat Yard site topic of special meetingindicated. Compounding this issue is a metal boathouse that is structurally uns
Improvements to East River Boat Yard site topic of special meeting
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
indicated. Compounding this issue is a metal boathouse that is structurally unstable and no longer fit for use. Members of county government and residents alike agreed that this boathouse needs to be scheduled for demolition. Following comments... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
County solicitor says school budget review committee does not violate state lawattorney who said the committee oversteps the council's authority and compromis
County solicitor says school budget review committee does not violate state law
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
attorney who said the committee oversteps the council's authority and compromises the school system's independence from the county government. Ball's proposal, which will be considered on July 18, creates a committee with representation from the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Kittleman pressed to curb development at town hallthere's "no way in heavens and earth" his administration could propose changes
Kittleman pressed to curb development at town hall
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
there's "no way in heavens and earth" his administration could propose changes to APFO earlier than this fall because the county government was in the thick of the budget season for fiscal year 2017. A resident pressed Merriweather Post... Read more
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