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Boston Herald
Pregnant woman rescued 6 days after Kenyan building collapseSteven Kariuki. The National Construction Authority said it had marked the buil
Pregnant woman rescued 6 days after Kenyan building collapse
Boston Herald / Posted 4 minutes ago
Steven Kariuki. The National Construction Authority said it had marked the building as unfit for habitation, but the county government failed to follow up. The building's two owners were taken into custody but released on $5,000 bail... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Sports Neighbors: Kaneland lacrosse sees success in inaugural seasonThe Swedish Day 5K Lopp will begin at 8 a.m. June 25, starting from Gunnar Fore
Sports Neighbors: Kaneland lacrosse sees success in inaugural season
Kane County Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
The Swedish Day 5K Lopp will begin at 8 a.m. June 25, starting from Gunnar Forest Preserve in Geneva, behind the Kane County Government Center. The Lopp course is located along the Fox River, and participants are encouraged to embrace the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Collapsed Kenyan building that killed 12 had no occupancy permitofficials said. Area legislator Stephen Kariuki said this was the second build
Collapsed Kenyan building that killed 12 had no occupancy permit
Orlando Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
officials said. Area legislator Stephen Kariuki said this was the second building to collapse in a year. He blamed the county government of failing to follow through with demolitions of buildings that were identified as unfit for human... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cholera Outbreak Kills Five in Mandera, 320 Others Infectedsome of the factors contributing to the cholera in Mandera. In a public notice
Cholera Outbreak Kills Five in Mandera, 320 Others Infected
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
some of the factors contributing to the cholera in Mandera. In a public notice pinned to the hospital's notice board, the county government announced the closure of all food kiosks in Mandera Town. "The sub-county public health office, Mandera... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Narok - Woman Injured in Protests Over Bad Roadso. A fight then ensued with the groups hurling stones at each other. One of
Narok - Woman Injured in Protests Over Bad Road
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
so. A fight then ensued with the groups hurling stones at each other. One of the protestors, Mr Willy Kosgei, said the county government had in 2014 set aside Sh30 million for building a bridge on the road. "When you walk along this river, you... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Governor Ragwa Says County Staff Not Involved in Chuka Hospital Machine TheftTharaka-Nithi Governor Samuel Ragwa has denied allegations that his county gove
Governor Ragwa Says County Staff Not Involved in Chuka Hospital Machine Theft
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Tharaka-Nithi Governor Samuel Ragwa has denied allegations that his county government officials had a hand in the theft of anaesthesia kit from Chuka County Referral Hospital. This is after Chuka/Igambang'ombe MP Muthomi Njuki, his Tharaka... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Sheridan full partner in opacitydays later. Their general plan is to convert the building into a comprehensive
Sheridan full partner in opacity
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
days later. Their general plan is to convert the building into a comprehensive headquarters for the nonjudicial aspects of county government, but they have revealed no specifics on the $18 million-plus project. The school board formally opposed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
To Stop the Deadly Buildings of Nairobi, Start With Tax for DogsMinistry, Mr Karanja Kibicho, the building had been earmarked for demolition.
To Stop the Deadly Buildings of Nairobi, Start With Tax for Dogs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Ministry, Mr Karanja Kibicho, the building had been earmarked for demolition. "For some strange reasons, the Nairobi county government never carried out the demolition order, which would have saved the country yesterday's tragedy," he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Western Kenya Leaders Hunt for Votes At Bullfight Venuesas early 5am, to secure vantage positions from where to cheer their favoured bu
Western Kenya Leaders Hunt for Votes At Bullfight Venues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
as early 5am, to secure vantage positions from where to cheer their favoured bulls. A recent contest organised by the county government epitomised the unfolding political machinations surrounding the competitions. The competition preceded... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Time for National Construction Authority to Justify Its ExistenceThis in addition to a multiplicity of charges to the National Environment Manag
Time for National Construction Authority to Justify Its Existence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
This in addition to a multiplicity of charges to the National Environment Management Authority, the Lands Ministry, the county government, the Kenya Revenue Authority, and the national government. Not counting the unofficial but necessary... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Wave of Strikes Plunges County Hospitals Into Crisisstalled. In Nakuru, the nurses went on strike Wednesday over delayed promotion
New Wave of Strikes Plunges County Hospitals Into Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
stalled. In Nakuru, the nurses went on strike Wednesday over delayed promotions and have vowed to stay at home until the county government honours a return-to-work deal agreed in August last year. The agreement was reached after a two-week... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAthe jail itself, which I checked out as part of an annual public tour hosted by
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 8 hours ago
the jail itself, which I checked out as part of an annual public tour hosted by the SLO Sheriff’s Office during National County Government Month. For someone like me—who’s never been arrested, booked, or spent the night in any county lockup... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
Google’s chief education evangelist Jaime Casap to speak at Horizon Council General Membership meetingof existing businesses, and attract new and diversified employers. It is the on
Google’s chief education evangelist Jaime Casap to speak at Horizon Council General Membership meeting
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 9 hours ago
of existing businesses, and attract new and diversified employers. It is the only public-private partnership of Lee County Government and business leaders. TheHorizon Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) organizations established as a... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Google’s chief education evangelist Jaime Casap to speak at Horizon Council General Membership meetingof existing businesses, and attract new and diversified employers. It is the on
Google’s chief education evangelist Jaime Casap to speak at Horizon Council General Membership meeting
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
of existing businesses, and attract new and diversified employers. It is the only public-private partnership of Lee County Government and business leaders. TheHorizon Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) organizations established as a... Read more
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Lehigh Acres Citizen
Google’s chief education evangelist Jaime Casap to speak at Horizon Council General Membership meetingof existing businesses, and attract new and diversified employers. It is the on
Google’s chief education evangelist Jaime Casap to speak at Horizon Council General Membership meeting
Lehigh Acres Citizen / Posted 9 hours ago
of existing businesses, and attract new and diversified employers. It is the only public-private partnership of Lee County Government and business leaders. TheHorizon Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) organizations established as a... Read more
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The Pine Island Eagle
Google’s chief education evangelist Jaime Casap to speak at Horizon Council General Membership meetingof existing businesses, and attract new and diversified employers. It is the on
Google’s chief education evangelist Jaime Casap to speak at Horizon Council General Membership meeting
The Pine Island Eagle / Posted 9 hours ago
of existing businesses, and attract new and diversified employers. It is the only public-private partnership of Lee County Government and business leaders. TheHorizon Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) organizations established as a... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Google’s chief education evangelist Jaime Casap to speak at Horizon Council General Membership meetingof existing businesses, and attract new and diversified employers. It is the on
Google’s chief education evangelist Jaime Casap to speak at Horizon Council General Membership meeting
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 9 hours ago
of existing businesses, and attract new and diversified employers. It is the only public-private partnership of Lee County Government and business leaders. TheHorizon Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) organizations established as a... Read more
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Freeman journal
Candidates discuss issuesthat the county's jail diversion program has been successful in helping before
Candidates discuss issues
Freeman journal / Posted 10 hours ago
that the county's jail diversion program has been successful in helping before a problem develops. He noted that local and county government is hard pressed to find beds for people dealing with mental health issues and that it is a on-going and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Hamilton County approves legal services agreement to help privatize its jailwas absent. "They have an expertise in putting together private-public partner
Hamilton County approves legal services agreement to help privatize its jail
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 hours ago
was absent. "They have an expertise in putting together private-public partnerships, and that's something our staff in county government doesn't do very often, and certainly not to this magnitude," Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger said after... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Irate school board threatens to end joint sales tax bidafter expressing their frustration, school board members said they were still i
Irate school board threatens to end joint sales tax bid
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 14 hours ago
after expressing their frustration, school board members said they were still interested in partnering with the county government, so long as plans could be arranged quickly. “There’s been a lot of damage that’s been done,” School Board... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knox school board approves interim superintendent contractthe board came together to vote in favor of his contract. The school board als
Knox school board approves interim superintendent contract
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 14 hours ago
the board came together to vote in favor of his contract. The school board also approved a three-year agreement for county government to provide workers' compensation for school employees and to close the district's adult high school and... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Dunahay to carry Republican banner in Eagle County commissioner raceAVON — Michael Dunahay wants to bring his business savvy to county government a
Dunahay to carry Republican banner in Eagle County commissioner race
The Aspen Times / Posted 15 hours ago
AVON — Michael Dunahay wants to bring his business savvy to county government and is running for Eagle County commissioner. The former business executive announced Friday he will run against Jill Ryan for the District 1 seat, representing the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
It could get a lot worse for Muslims in America: Dana Milbankand yelling "Kill the Muslims." -- And here in Washington, my Chevy Chase neig
It could get a lot worse for Muslims in America: Dana Milbank
OregonLive.com / Posted 15 hours ago
and yelling "Kill the Muslims." -- And here in Washington, my Chevy Chase neighbor was attacked on her way home from her county-government job when she stopped outside Starbucks to use the WiFi. She says she told the responding officers that her... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Mightier Than the Pen: Kenyan journalists fear for their livesKinyanjui has been threatened with death on several occasions, and is constantl
Mightier Than the Pen: Kenyan journalists fear for their lives
Daily Maverick / Posted 16 hours ago
Kinyanjui has been threatened with death on several occasions, and is constantly being arrested for criticising the Nakuru county government in his WhatsApp groups. “I have seen SMSes saying they will come for my head. I have been arrested more... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Shelby County Commissioners get look at $1.16B county budgetthe school system hasn't approved its budget yet. "I wish some of them would t
Shelby County Commissioners get look at $1.16B county budget
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 16 hours ago
the school system hasn't approved its budget yet. "I wish some of them would tell the people, instead of saying Shelby County government is not wanting to fund schools, at least send us a budget before they say that," he said. "Give us... Read more
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Lyons Suburban Press
Letter: Tax hike proposal circumvents Cook County's budget processby Commissioner Richard Boykin. This proposed tax increase has been earmarked t
Letter: Tax hike proposal circumvents Cook County's budget process
Lyons Suburban Press / Posted 16 hours ago
by Commissioner Richard Boykin. This proposed tax increase has been earmarked to fund several new, yet vaguely defined, county government programs. Not only is the 66 percent�gas tax increase questionable, but there are also questions about the... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
McKenzie wary of sunshine law violationsunderstands the guidelines," he said. "I think you've got a lot of quality peop
McKenzie wary of sunshine law violations
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
understands the guidelines," he said. "I think you've got a lot of quality people on commission." 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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Ventura County Star
Candidate forums in supervisor’s race set in Camarillo, Fillmorethe east Oxnard Plain, Piru, the east Lockwood Valley and the eastern portion o
Candidate forums in supervisor’s race set in Camarillo, Fillmore
Ventura County Star / Posted 18 hours ago
the east Oxnard Plain, Piru, the east Lockwood Valley and the eastern portion of Naval Base Ventura County in Port Hueneme. The Board of Supervisors oversees the county government, which employs more than 8,000 people and spends $2 billion annua... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Shelby County Commission committee votes to fund temps for DA’s body camera effortsfor, but "every little bit helps," Weirich said. The district attorney is a st
Shelby County Commission committee votes to fund temps for DA’s body camera efforts
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 18 hours ago
for, but "every little bit helps," Weirich said. The district attorney is a state-mandated position that is supported by county government, but Weirich said, there is no state funding to support the police body camera initiative. The county has... Read more
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The Mercury News
Downtown Martinez finally wakes up with burst of developmentMARTINEZ -- Long considered a sleepy area known primarily for its county govern
Downtown Martinez finally wakes up with burst of development
The Mercury News / Posted 18 hours ago
MARTINEZ -- Long considered a sleepy area known primarily for its county government and courthouse operations and bevy of antique stores, downtown Martinez is waking up. Prompted by a wave of building transactions and renovations following the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Angry neighbors warn they'll sue county if roads are connected for housing development planned near Bel Airmeetings, was up for a preliminary plan review before the DAC. About 40 reside
Angry neighbors warn they'll sue county if roads are connected for housing development planned near Bel Air
Baltimore Sun / Posted 18 hours ago
meetings, was up for a preliminary plan review before the DAC. About 40 residents packed the new community room at the county government building on Main Street in Bel Air for the review, at which public comments are permitted. Although the... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Google’s chief education evangelist Jaime Casap to speak at Horizon Council General Membership meetingof existing businesses, and attract new and diversified employers. It is the on
Google’s chief education evangelist Jaime Casap to speak at Horizon Council General Membership meeting
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 20 hours ago
of existing businesses, and attract new and diversified employers. It is the only public-private partnership of Lee County Government and business leaders. TheHorizon Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) organizations established as a... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Crawford County, Roberta to vote on merger Nov. 8Crawford County voters will decide in November whether to merge their county go
Crawford County, Roberta to vote on merger Nov. 8
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 21 hours ago
Crawford County voters will decide in November whether to merge their county government. with the city of Roberta. And that was one of the dozens of bills signed by Governor Nathan Deal yesterday. If voters approve this fall, Crawford County would... Read more
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The Morning Call
Meeting to focus on Lehigh Valley workforce developmentworkforce development board on Union Boulevard; the Allentown Employment and Tr
Meeting to focus on Lehigh Valley workforce development
The Morning Call / Posted 21 hours ago
workforce development board on Union Boulevard; the Allentown Employment and Training Center, 718 Hamilton St.; the Lehigh County Government Center in Allentown; and Northampton County Government Center in Easton. Comments can also be emailed to... Read more
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The Maui News
Much ado about nothing – Hawaii Legislature Editionthat the state has exclusive authority to regulate geothermal activities. This
Much ado about nothing – Hawaii Legislature Edition
The Maui News / Posted 22 hours ago
that the state has exclusive authority to regulate geothermal activities. This did not sit well with the Big Island county government, which had some issues with noise levels. The bill went through a couple of versions in the Senate, and... Read more
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The Maui News
Reject the proposalOur reasoning was that politics should be taken out of the day-to-day administr
Reject the proposal
The Maui News / Posted 22 hours ago
Our reasoning was that politics should be taken out of the day-to-day administration of county government and a professional needs to be brought in to oversee our rapidly expanding county budget. Last week, the Special Committee on County Governance... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Herenton proposes juvenile facilities for Shelby Countywhere the juveniles are housed is "built on the shoulders of the boys and girls
Herenton proposes juvenile facilities for Shelby County
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 22 hours ago
where the juveniles are housed is "built on the shoulders of the boys and girls of Shelby County." Linda A. Moore is part of the InforMemphis team at The Commercial Appeal. She focuses on local government and covers Shelby County... Read more
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The Columbian
Time the notices went paperlesseliminating the obsolete requirement that legal notices be published in newspap
Time the notices went paperless
The Columbian / Posted 22 hours ago
eliminating the obsolete requirement that legal notices be published in newspapers and permit them to be posted online on county government websites. I understand an effort to permit online notices was made before in Olympia, but it was killed in... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Woodstock event to address citizenship, overseas travel concernsby Republicans U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren and U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk, the event will
Woodstock event to address citizenship, overseas travel concerns
Northwest Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
by Republicans U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren and U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk, the event will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. at the McHenry County Government Center, 667 Ware Road. Attendees will receive in-person assistance from federal officials. “This event is... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
6th annual Dining in the Dark a success!Lighthouse of SWFL., is a 501(c)3 United Way Partner that is also partially fun
6th annual Dining in the Dark a success!
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted yesterday
Lighthouse of SWFL., is a 501(c)3 United Way Partner that is also partially funded by the Division of Blind Services, Lee County Government and other private donors. Lighthouse of SWFL's mission is to enable people of all ages living with a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nurses in Meru Plan Strike After Talks With County Govt Failtalks with the executive stalled. The nurses, through their branch officials,
Nurses in Meru Plan Strike After Talks With County Govt Fail
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
talks with the executive stalled. The nurses, through their branch officials, last week issued a strike notice over the county government's failure to implement a return to work agreement signed on September 2015. Speaking to the Nation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nyeri Coffee Farmers Switch to Macadamia Citing Frustrationsof macadamia trees in the area to over one million in the next five years. The
Nyeri Coffee Farmers Switch to Macadamia Citing Frustrations
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of macadamia trees in the area to over one million in the next five years. The farmers will also seek to partner with the county government to start up a macadamia nuts processing plant in Mukurwe-ini. Some, however, said that they would continue... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
Supervisors Look to Next Year's Budget Challengesinfrastructure. Eleven proposed or planned projects - including a regional crim
Supervisors Look to Next Year's Budget Challenges
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted yesterday
infrastructure. Eleven proposed or planned projects - including a regional crime lab, updating and implementing the Placer County Government Center master plan, construction of the Tahoe Justice Center and seeking entitlements for the Sunset Area... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Faulty Buildings to Be Demolishedin February and March, last year. "The buildings that were suspected to be uns
Faulty Buildings to Be Demolished
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
in February and March, last year. "The buildings that were suspected to be unsafe were isolated and it was agreed Nairobi County Government would issue evacuation orders. I believe this was one of the buildings for which evacuation orders were... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
New Orange County finance commissioner namedtime” for the finance commissioner post. He said she brings “a lot of experienc
New Orange County finance commissioner named
Mid-Hudson News / Posted yesterday
time” for the finance commissioner post. He said she brings “a lot of experience and ideas to the table.” Prior to joining county government, she spent 14 years in the private sector as a financial analyst, private equity investor, and fiscal... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Anderson County's soccer fields are filling upAllen agreed, adding, "In two-year terms, you hardly have time to figure out wh
Anderson County's soccer fields are filling up
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted yesterday
Allen agreed, adding, "In two-year terms, you hardly have time to figure out which ends are up. You cannot figure out how a county government works in two years." Anderson County resident, Frank Pressly, said he is opposed to the four-year... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalo targets lead paint problem with new programcity’s portion of a program involving lead abatement and education that until n
Buffalo targets lead paint problem with new program
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
city’s portion of a program involving lead abatement and education that until now has largely been handled by Erie County. County government remains the primary lead-abatement agency in the Buffalo area, given that it, unlike the city, has licensed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Busia - Namwamba Faults County Chief, Governor Denies Claimif we have a fire disaster? Let the county administration puts its priorities r
Busia - Namwamba Faults County Chief, Governor Denies Claim
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
if we have a fire disaster? Let the county administration puts its priorities right," he said. But Mr Ojaamong said the county government was in the process of procuring modern fire fighting equipment. "Don't blame the county that much. Very... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Nairobi's Floods Menace Won't Go Away Soonon May 2, 2016 after heavy downpour in the city. PHOTO | ROBERT NGUGI | NATION
Why Nairobi's Floods Menace Won't Go Away Soon
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
on May 2, 2016 after heavy downpour in the city. PHOTO | ROBERT NGUGI | NATION MEDIA GROUP As a stop-gap measure, the county government on Monday announced that it would waive permit fees for building owners seeking to renovate their storm... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Race Winners in Marsabit Cultural Festival to Get Camelschildren's race," he added. The races are organised by Seamless Creative and E
Race Winners in Marsabit Cultural Festival to Get Camels
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
children's race," he added. The races are organised by Seamless Creative and Event Management in conjunction with the county government of Marsabit and the Ministry of Arts, Sports and Culture. Sports Permanent Secretary Ekai said the event... Read more
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