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19-190 Archives : City Limits

In his State of the City speech, Mayor de Blasio announced a new NYPD Vision Zero Unit to crack down on dangerous driving behavior, like failure to yield. But [...] Read full article: 19-190 Archives : City Limits...→

19-190 Archives : City Limits

In his State of the City speech, Mayor de Blasio announced a new NYPD Vision Zero Unit to crack down on dangerous driving behavior, like failure to yield. But [...] Read full article: 19-190 Archives : City Limits...→

Prosecutors argue Alexander Hamilton wartime letter belongs in state archives

Prosecutors argue Alexander Hamilton wartime letter belongs in state archives

A federal judge will determine the fate of a Revolutionary War-era letter from Alexander Hamilton to a French military commander, valued up to $35,000. Read full article: Prosecutors argue Alexander Hamilton war...→

Mayor of Wilton Manors, Florida city with all-LGBTQ council, dies at 41

Mayor of Wilton Manors, Florida city with all-LGBTQ council, dies at 41

Justin Flippen, mayor of Wilton Manors, died suddenly Tuesday night of a brain aneurysm, shocking the historically gay-inclusive South Florida city. Read full article: Mayor of Wilton Manors, Florida city wit...→

Mayor de Blasio to Talk NYC Coronavirus Preps; Trump Set to Address Nation Wednesday

Mayor de Blasio to Talk NYC Coronavirus Preps; Trump Set to Address Nation Wednesday

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer has unveiled an $8.5 billion request to respond to the virus outbreak in the U.S., more than triple Trump’s request Read full article: Mayor de Blasio to Talk NYC Coronavirus ...→

Duggan talks public safety, car insurance and business growth at State of the City address

Duggan talks public safety, car insurance and business growth at State of the City address

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Hundreds of people were in attendance for Mayor Mike Duggan's State of the City address at Flex’n’Gate on Detroit’s east side Tuesday.... The [...] Read full article: Duggan talks public safety, car insuranc...→

Robert Jackson, Author at City Limits

Office of Sen. Jackson... The author at a recent protest at the State Capitol. Read full article: Robert Jackson, Author at City Limits...→

Owners of San Jose’s historic Hotel De Anza sue the city

Owners of San Jose’s historic Hotel De Anza sue the city

The owners of San Jose’s historic Hotel De Anza are joining forces with preservationists in an effort to thwart the construction of a newly approved, 19-story [...] Read full article: Owners of San Jose’s historic Hotel De A...→

Miami Mayor Picks Parking Authority Chief as Next City Manager

Miami Mayor Picks Parking Authority Chief as Next City Manager

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez has tabbed longtime parking authority chief Art Noriega to be the next city manager. City commissioners approved the move at Monday’ [...] Read full article: Miami Mayor Picks Parking Authority Chie...→

2020 Ring Masters ChampionshipsThe Road to the Garden : City Limits

For the third consecutive year, City Limits is proud to be a media sponsor of this major amateur tournament. For more information, please visit USA Boxing Metr [...] Read full article: 2020 Ring Masters ChampionshipsThe Road ...→

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Thursday won endorsements from t [...]

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Thursday won endorsements from t [...]

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Thursday won endorsements from three more Democratic members of Congress: Reps. Nita Lowey of New York, Josh Go [...] Read full article: Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloom...→

State board says City on a Hill Charter School could be put on probation, consolidated

State board says City on a Hill Charter School could be put on probation, consolidated

The beleaguered City on a Hill Charter School, which closed its New Bedford location and reconfigured its two Boston locations midway through this school year [...] Read full article: State board says City on a Hill Charter ...→

Mayor Jenny Durkan announces plan to curb gang violence in her third State of the City address

Mayor Jenny Durkan announces plan to curb gang violence in her third State of the City address

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan said Tuesday her administration intends to unveil a proposal in the coming weeks to maintain bus service in Seattle by asking voters [...] Read full article: Mayor Jenny Durkan announces plan to cur...→

Afrocentric Schools Archives : City Limits

Although Afrocentric schools have been around since the 1970s, new ones have been popping up across the country in recent years, including in Brooklyn, as pare [...] Read full article: Afrocentric Schools Archives : City Limi...→

Viktor Orbán Proclaims ‘Hungary First’ in State-of-the-Nation Speech

Viktor Orbán Proclaims ‘Hungary First’ in State-of-the-Nation Speech

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said Sunday that “the last ten years were the most successful ten years in Hungary’s last 100 years.” Read full article: Viktor Orbán Proclaims ‘Hungary First’ i...→

De La Salle’s 2020 football schedule: It was Texas or Ohio for out-of-state trip

De La Salle’s 2020 football schedule: It was Texas or Ohio for out-of-state trip

De La Salle’s football schedule includes a visit to the Houston area, home games against Folsom, Cathedral Catholic. Read full article: De La Salle’s 2020 football schedule: It...→

San Bernardino mayor warned in 2018 his conduct could put city at risk

San Bernardino mayor warned in 2018 his conduct could put city at risk

City attorney admonished then-Councilman John Valdivia in 2018 about creating a hostile work environment, creating a potential liability for the city. Two form [...] Read full article: San Bernardino mayor warned in 2018 his ...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio endorses Sanders, will campaign for socialist senator in Nevada

NYC Mayor de Blasio endorses Sanders, will campaign for socialist senator in Nevada

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has endorsed Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., for president rather than Michael Bloomberg, de Blasio's predecessor. Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio endorses Sanders, wi...→

Mayor: New York City prepared to deal with coronavirus

Mayor: New York City prepared to deal with coronavirus

Mayor Bill de Blasio says New York City is well-prepared to deal with the coronavirus, but he wants some help from the federal government. Read full article: Mayor: New York City prepared to deal wi...→

City Council President Georgette Gomez Endorses Todd Glora for San Diego Mayor - Times of San Diego

San Diego City Council President Georgette Gómez on Wednesday endorsed Assemblymember Todd Gloria for Mayor of the city. Read full article: City Council President Georgette Gomez E...→

Mayor De Blasio Set To Sign Bill Aimed At Cracking Down On Repeat Reckless Drivers

Mayor De Blasio Set To Sign Bill Aimed At Cracking Down On Repeat Reckless Drivers

The bill would create a pilot program with the mission to crack down on dangerous drivers who rack up camera violations. Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Set To Sign Bill Aimed A...→

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez slams Bernie Sanders as city votes to co-sponsor ‘anti-communist’ event

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez slams Bernie Sanders as city votes to co-sponsor ‘anti-communist’ event

The Miami City Commission voted unanimously Monday to co-sponsor an “anti-communist concert” this spring in a direct rebuke against communist Cuba after Democr [...] Read full article: Miami Mayor Francis Suarez slams Bernie ...→

Denver City Council fails to overturn Mayor Hancock’s veto of pit bull ban repeal

Denver City Council fails to overturn Mayor Hancock’s veto of pit bull ban repeal

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock hammered the final nail in the coffin of a City Council attempt to repeal the city’s long-standing pit bull ban Monday night. Read full article: Denver City Council fails to overturn Ma...→

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan to focus on future challenges for State of the City address

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan to focus on future challenges for State of the City address

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Mayor Mike Duggan says he's extremely enthusiastic about his upcoming State of the City speech and plans to cover topics from public safety, t [...] Read full article: Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan to focus on fu...→

Gentrification Archives : City Limits

The CRA, a crucial but flawed tool intended to give communities leverage over banks, is up for reform—and though community advocates have long advocated for su [...] Read full article: Gentrification Archives : City Limits...→

Oakland mayor says police chief’s firing was ‘personally difficult’ but in rhe best interest’ of the city

Oakland mayor says police chief’s firing was ‘personally difficult’ but in rhe best interest’ of the city

OAKLAND — A day after she agreed to the citizen police commission’s firing of Chief Anne Kirkpatrick, Mayor Libby Schaaf welcomed nearly 30 police academy grad [...] Read full article: Oakland mayor says police chief’s firing...→

Mayor de Blasio trying to help save Coney Island business

Mayor de Blasio trying to help save Coney Island business

Over the weekend, News 12 reported on a Coney Island business owner who was fighting to save her store after a massive rent increase. Now, the owner of Lola St [...] Read full article: Mayor de Blasio trying to help save Cone...→

De Blasio defends wife’s use of city funds for Brooklyn programs ahead of potential run

De Blasio defends wife’s use of city funds for Brooklyn programs ahead of potential run

Mayor de Blasio claimed his wife’s recent flurry of activity — starting a podcast and a post-natal care program in Brooklyn with city resources — has nothing t [...] Read full article: De Blasio defends wife’s use of city fun...→

Kesi Bem Foster, Author at City Limits

Mayoral Photo Office/J. Pringle/J. Murphy... ‘The tactics being employed to amend and roll back newly enacted changes to New York State’s bail laws are the sam [...] Read full article: Kesi Bem Foster, Author at City Limits...→

Peninsula city uses new state law to increase affordable housing density

A recently enacted law allows developers to build taller, bigger complexes for low-income residents. Read full article: Peninsula city uses new state law to inc...→

Mayor London Breed addresses personal relationship with embattled San Francisco city official Mohammed Nuru

"To be clear: I never asked Mohammed Nuru to do anything improper, and he never asked me to do anything improper. I was not aware of the schemes alleged by the [...] Read full article: Mayor London Breed addresses personal re...→

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio to Endorse Sen. Bernie Sanders for President

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio to Endorse Sen. Bernie Sanders for President

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is set to endorse Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders in his run for president, two sources confirmed to NBC New York Read full article: NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio to Endorse Sen....→

disapora Archives : City Limits

Dominicans in New York are frustrated by the political situation in their native country, where a recent election had to be rescheduled after a technology snaf [...] Read full article: disapora Archives : City Limits...→

Economic Development Archives : City Limits

A judge ruled that the neighborhood organizations that brought the suit were right in arguing that the city had failed to abide by zoning rules governing ‘larg [...] Read full article: Economic Development Archives : City Lim...→

Maryland City Worker Says She Was Fired After Announcing Run for Mayor

Maryland City Worker Says She Was Fired After Announcing Run for Mayor

A former employee of a small city in Maryland says she was fired the day after announcing a run for mayor. Read full article: Maryland City Worker Says She Was Fired ...→

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan To Deliver State Of The City Address Tonight

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan To Deliver State Of The City Address Tonight

The State of the City Address is set to take place Tuesday night at 7 p.m. Here's what you need to know. Read full article: Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan To Deliver Sta...→

Mayor De Blasio Under Fire For Using App That Hides His Communications

Mayor De Blasio Under Fire For Using App That Hides His Communications

Mayor Bill de Blasio found a new way to hide his communications, and now finds himself in hot water. His actions have raised legal and ethical questions. Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Under Fire For Using App...→

How to reduce shootings by police in Minnesota? Get de-escalation training to all officers are among recommendations of state working group

How to reduce shootings by police in Minnesota? Get de-escalation training to all officers are among recommendations of state working group

All Minnesota law enforcement agencies should receive training in de-escalation, a specialized state unit should be created to investigate shootings by officer [...] Read full article: How to reduce shootings by police in Min...→

Trailblazer George L. Allen Sr. Was Dallas’ First Black City Council Member, Mayor Pro-Tem

Trailblazer George L. Allen Sr. Was Dallas’ First Black City Council Member, Mayor Pro-Tem

Many in Dallas know the name George L. Allen Sr. because they have seen it on the front of the courthouse. The George L. Allen Sr. Courts building stands tall [...] Read full article: Trailblazer George L. Allen Sr. Was Dall...→

New de Blasio low: Using City Hall for Chirlane McCray to gain office

New de Blasio low: Using City Hall for Chirlane McCray to gain office

Putting an entirely new spin on the concept of “public campaign finance,” Mayor Bill de Blasio is ruthlessly exploiting his official powers to get First Lady C [...] Read full article: New de Blasio low: Using City Hall for C...→

San Bernardino mayor was warned about taking city employee to ‘after hours’ events

San Bernardino mayor was warned about taking city employee to ‘after hours’ events

The city’s then-HR director told John Valdivia that such events were outside the scope of employment for a customer service representative. Read full article: San Bernardino mayor was warned about ta...→

Daughter of Park City mayor pleads guilty to official misconduct

Daughter of Park City mayor pleads guilty to official misconduct

Amy Sutton, longtime Park City employee and daughter of Mayor Steve Pannell, pleaded guilty Tuesday to one of the counts levied against her in connection with [...] Read full article: Daughter of Park City mayor pleads guilt...→

Fort Lauderdale mayor seeks state, federal aid after 211M gallons of sewage leaks from pipes into streets, drinking water

Fort Lauderdale mayor seeks state, federal aid after 211M gallons of sewage leaks from pipes into streets, drinking water

More than 211.6 million gallons of toxic sewage – enough to fill 320 Olympic-sized swimming pools -- spilled into Fort Lauderdale’s waterways over the past thr [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale mayor seeks state, feder...→

De Blasio, TLC outraged that city taxi drivers are avoiding Chinese passengers

De Blasio, TLC outraged that city taxi drivers are avoiding Chinese passengers

Mayor Bill de Blasio was furious Sunday at revelations in a Post report that city cabbies and ride-share drivers are avoiding Chinese passengers over fears of [...] Read full article: De Blasio, TLC outraged that city taxi d...→

De Blasio’s latest MTA pick gets around with a city-funded chauffeur

De Blasio’s latest MTA pick gets around with a city-funded chauffeur

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s latest pick for the MTA board skips the one-seat train ride just blocks from her house for a city-funded chauffeur to commute downtown, [...] Read full article: De Blasio’s latest MTA pick gets around ...→

New York Mayor De Blasio endorses Bernie Sanders

New York Mayor De Blasio endorses Bernie Sanders

De Blasio, a liberal who dropped out of the Democratic contest in September, will travel with Sanders on Sunday and Monday to Nevada, which holds its caucuses [...] Read full article: New York Mayor De Blasio endorses Bernie...→

Prosecutors argue Alexander Hamilton wartime letter belongs in state archives

Prosecutors argue Alexander Hamilton wartime letter belongs in state archives

A federal judge will determine the fate of a Revolutionary War-era letter from Alexander Hamilton to a French military commander, valued up to $35,000. Read full article: Prosecutors argue Alexander Hamilton war...→

disapora Archives : City Limits

Dominicans in New York are frustrated by the political situation in their native country, where a recent election had to be rescheduled after a technology snaf [...] Read full article: disapora Archives : City Limits...→

City Council President Georgette Gomez Endorses Todd Glora for San Diego Mayor - Times of San Diego

San Diego City Council President Georgette Gómez on Wednesday endorsed Assemblymember Todd Gloria for Mayor of the city. Read full article: City Council President Georgette Gomez E...→

Mayor de Blasio to Talk NYC Coronavirus Preps; Trump Set to Address Nation Wednesday

Mayor de Blasio to Talk NYC Coronavirus Preps; Trump Set to Address Nation Wednesday

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer has unveiled an $8.5 billion request to respond to the virus outbreak in the U.S., more than triple Trump’s request Read full article: Mayor de Blasio to Talk NYC Coronavirus ...→

Maryland City Worker Says She Was Fired After Announcing Run for Mayor

Maryland City Worker Says She Was Fired After Announcing Run for Mayor

A former employee of a small city in Maryland says she was fired the day after announcing a run for mayor. Read full article: Maryland City Worker Says She Was Fired ...→

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez slams Bernie Sanders as city votes to co-sponsor ‘anti-communist’ event

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez slams Bernie Sanders as city votes to co-sponsor ‘anti-communist’ event

The Miami City Commission voted unanimously Monday to co-sponsor an “anti-communist concert” this spring in a direct rebuke against communist Cuba after Democr [...] Read full article: Miami Mayor Francis Suarez slams Bernie ...→

Robert Jackson, Author at City Limits

Office of Sen. Jackson... The author at a recent protest at the State Capitol. Read full article: Robert Jackson, Author at City Limits...→

Mayor De Blasio Under Fire For Using App That Hides His Communications

Mayor De Blasio Under Fire For Using App That Hides His Communications

Mayor Bill de Blasio found a new way to hide his communications, and now finds himself in hot water. His actions have raised legal and ethical questions. Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Under Fire For Using App...→

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan to focus on future challenges for State of the City address

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan to focus on future challenges for State of the City address

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Mayor Mike Duggan says he's extremely enthusiastic about his upcoming State of the City speech and plans to cover topics from public safety, t [...] Read full article: Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan to focus on fu...→

Miami Mayor Picks Parking Authority Chief as Next City Manager

Miami Mayor Picks Parking Authority Chief as Next City Manager

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez has tabbed longtime parking authority chief Art Noriega to be the next city manager. City commissioners approved the move at Monday’ [...] Read full article: Miami Mayor Picks Parking Authority Chie...→

Trailblazer George L. Allen Sr. Was Dallas’ First Black City Council Member, Mayor Pro-Tem

Trailblazer George L. Allen Sr. Was Dallas’ First Black City Council Member, Mayor Pro-Tem

Many in Dallas know the name George L. Allen Sr. because they have seen it on the front of the courthouse. The George L. Allen Sr. Courts building stands tall [...] Read full article: Trailblazer George L. Allen Sr. Was Dall...→

Oakland mayor says police chief’s firing was ‘personally difficult’ but in rhe best interest’ of the city

Oakland mayor says police chief’s firing was ‘personally difficult’ but in rhe best interest’ of the city

OAKLAND — A day after she agreed to the citizen police commission’s firing of Chief Anne Kirkpatrick, Mayor Libby Schaaf welcomed nearly 30 police academy grad [...] Read full article: Oakland mayor says police chief’s firing...→

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Thursday won endorsements from t [...]

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Thursday won endorsements from t [...]

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Thursday won endorsements from three more Democratic members of Congress: Reps. Nita Lowey of New York, Josh Go [...] Read full article: Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloom...→

New de Blasio low: Using City Hall for Chirlane McCray to gain office

New de Blasio low: Using City Hall for Chirlane McCray to gain office

Putting an entirely new spin on the concept of “public campaign finance,” Mayor Bill de Blasio is ruthlessly exploiting his official powers to get First Lady C [...] Read full article: New de Blasio low: Using City Hall for C...→

De Blasio defends wife’s use of city funds for Brooklyn programs ahead of potential run

De Blasio defends wife’s use of city funds for Brooklyn programs ahead of potential run

Mayor de Blasio claimed his wife’s recent flurry of activity — starting a podcast and a post-natal care program in Brooklyn with city resources — has nothing t [...] Read full article: De Blasio defends wife’s use of city fun...→

San Bernardino mayor was warned about taking city employee to ‘after hours’ events

San Bernardino mayor was warned about taking city employee to ‘after hours’ events

The city’s then-HR director told John Valdivia that such events were outside the scope of employment for a customer service representative. Read full article: San Bernardino mayor was warned about ta...→

Afrocentric Schools Archives : City Limits

Although Afrocentric schools have been around since the 1970s, new ones have been popping up across the country in recent years, including in Brooklyn, as pare [...] Read full article: Afrocentric Schools Archives : City Limi...→

Fort Lauderdale mayor seeks state, federal aid after 211M gallons of sewage leaks from pipes into streets, drinking water

Fort Lauderdale mayor seeks state, federal aid after 211M gallons of sewage leaks from pipes into streets, drinking water

More than 211.6 million gallons of toxic sewage – enough to fill 320 Olympic-sized swimming pools -- spilled into Fort Lauderdale’s waterways over the past thr [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale mayor seeks state, feder...→

Peninsula city uses new state law to increase affordable housing density

A recently enacted law allows developers to build taller, bigger complexes for low-income residents. Read full article: Peninsula city uses new state law to inc...→

De La Salle’s 2020 football schedule: It was Texas or Ohio for out-of-state trip

De La Salle’s 2020 football schedule: It was Texas or Ohio for out-of-state trip

De La Salle’s football schedule includes a visit to the Houston area, home games against Folsom, Cathedral Catholic. Read full article: De La Salle’s 2020 football schedule: It...→

De Blasio’s latest MTA pick gets around with a city-funded chauffeur

De Blasio’s latest MTA pick gets around with a city-funded chauffeur

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s latest pick for the MTA board skips the one-seat train ride just blocks from her house for a city-funded chauffeur to commute downtown, [...] Read full article: De Blasio’s latest MTA pick gets around ...→

Mayor London Breed addresses personal relationship with embattled San Francisco city official Mohammed Nuru

"To be clear: I never asked Mohammed Nuru to do anything improper, and he never asked me to do anything improper. I was not aware of the schemes alleged by the [...] Read full article: Mayor London Breed addresses personal re...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio endorses Sanders, will campaign for socialist senator in Nevada

NYC Mayor de Blasio endorses Sanders, will campaign for socialist senator in Nevada

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has endorsed Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., for president rather than Michael Bloomberg, de Blasio's predecessor. Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio endorses Sanders, wi...→

Mayor: New York City prepared to deal with coronavirus

Mayor: New York City prepared to deal with coronavirus

Mayor Bill de Blasio says New York City is well-prepared to deal with the coronavirus, but he wants some help from the federal government. Read full article: Mayor: New York City prepared to deal wi...→

Mayor of Wilton Manors, Florida city with all-LGBTQ council, dies at 41

Mayor of Wilton Manors, Florida city with all-LGBTQ council, dies at 41

Justin Flippen, mayor of Wilton Manors, died suddenly Tuesday night of a brain aneurysm, shocking the historically gay-inclusive South Florida city. Read full article: Mayor of Wilton Manors, Florida city wit...→

Economic Development Archives : City Limits

A judge ruled that the neighborhood organizations that brought the suit were right in arguing that the city had failed to abide by zoning rules governing ‘larg [...] Read full article: Economic Development Archives : City Lim...→

Mayor De Blasio Set To Sign Bill Aimed At Cracking Down On Repeat Reckless Drivers

Mayor De Blasio Set To Sign Bill Aimed At Cracking Down On Repeat Reckless Drivers

The bill would create a pilot program with the mission to crack down on dangerous drivers who rack up camera violations. Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Set To Sign Bill Aimed A...→

Duggan talks public safety, car insurance and business growth at State of the City address

Duggan talks public safety, car insurance and business growth at State of the City address

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Hundreds of people were in attendance for Mayor Mike Duggan's State of the City address at Flex’n’Gate on Detroit’s east side Tuesday.... The [...] Read full article: Duggan talks public safety, car insuranc...→

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan To Deliver State Of The City Address Tonight

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan To Deliver State Of The City Address Tonight

The State of the City Address is set to take place Tuesday night at 7 p.m. Here's what you need to know. Read full article: Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan To Deliver Sta...→

Denver City Council fails to overturn Mayor Hancock’s veto of pit bull ban repeal

Denver City Council fails to overturn Mayor Hancock’s veto of pit bull ban repeal

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock hammered the final nail in the coffin of a City Council attempt to repeal the city’s long-standing pit bull ban Monday night. Read full article: Denver City Council fails to overturn Ma...→

Owners of San Jose’s historic Hotel De Anza sue the city

Owners of San Jose’s historic Hotel De Anza sue the city

The owners of San Jose’s historic Hotel De Anza are joining forces with preservationists in an effort to thwart the construction of a newly approved, 19-story [...] Read full article: Owners of San Jose’s historic Hotel De A...→

How to reduce shootings by police in Minnesota? Get de-escalation training to all officers are among recommendations of state working group

How to reduce shootings by police in Minnesota? Get de-escalation training to all officers are among recommendations of state working group

All Minnesota law enforcement agencies should receive training in de-escalation, a specialized state unit should be created to investigate shootings by officer [...] Read full article: How to reduce shootings by police in Min...→

Gentrification Archives : City Limits

The CRA, a crucial but flawed tool intended to give communities leverage over banks, is up for reform—and though community advocates have long advocated for su [...] Read full article: Gentrification Archives : City Limits...→

2020 Ring Masters ChampionshipsThe Road to the Garden : City Limits

For the third consecutive year, City Limits is proud to be a media sponsor of this major amateur tournament. For more information, please visit USA Boxing Metr [...] Read full article: 2020 Ring Masters ChampionshipsThe Road ...→

Mayor de Blasio trying to help save Coney Island business

Mayor de Blasio trying to help save Coney Island business

Over the weekend, News 12 reported on a Coney Island business owner who was fighting to save her store after a massive rent increase. Now, the owner of Lola St [...] Read full article: Mayor de Blasio trying to help save Cone...→

State board says City on a Hill Charter School could be put on probation, consolidated

State board says City on a Hill Charter School could be put on probation, consolidated

The beleaguered City on a Hill Charter School, which closed its New Bedford location and reconfigured its two Boston locations midway through this school year [...] Read full article: State board says City on a Hill Charter ...→

Kesi Bem Foster, Author at City Limits

Mayoral Photo Office/J. Pringle/J. Murphy... ‘The tactics being employed to amend and roll back newly enacted changes to New York State’s bail laws are the sam [...] Read full article: Kesi Bem Foster, Author at City Limits...→

Mayor Jenny Durkan announces plan to curb gang violence in her third State of the City address

Mayor Jenny Durkan announces plan to curb gang violence in her third State of the City address

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan said Tuesday her administration intends to unveil a proposal in the coming weeks to maintain bus service in Seattle by asking voters [...] Read full article: Mayor Jenny Durkan announces plan to cur...→

Daughter of Park City mayor pleads guilty to official misconduct

Daughter of Park City mayor pleads guilty to official misconduct

Amy Sutton, longtime Park City employee and daughter of Mayor Steve Pannell, pleaded guilty Tuesday to one of the counts levied against her in connection with [...] Read full article: Daughter of Park City mayor pleads guilt...→

Viktor Orbán Proclaims ‘Hungary First’ in State-of-the-Nation Speech

Viktor Orbán Proclaims ‘Hungary First’ in State-of-the-Nation Speech

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said Sunday that “the last ten years were the most successful ten years in Hungary’s last 100 years.” Read full article: Viktor Orbán Proclaims ‘Hungary First’ i...→

De Blasio, TLC outraged that city taxi drivers are avoiding Chinese passengers

De Blasio, TLC outraged that city taxi drivers are avoiding Chinese passengers

Mayor Bill de Blasio was furious Sunday at revelations in a Post report that city cabbies and ride-share drivers are avoiding Chinese passengers over fears of [...] Read full article: De Blasio, TLC outraged that city taxi d...→

San Bernardino mayor warned in 2018 his conduct could put city at risk

San Bernardino mayor warned in 2018 his conduct could put city at risk

City attorney admonished then-Councilman John Valdivia in 2018 about creating a hostile work environment, creating a potential liability for the city. Two form [...] Read full article: San Bernardino mayor warned in 2018 his ...→

New York Mayor De Blasio endorses Bernie Sanders

New York Mayor De Blasio endorses Bernie Sanders

De Blasio, a liberal who dropped out of the Democratic contest in September, will travel with Sanders on Sunday and Monday to Nevada, which holds its caucuses [...] Read full article: New York Mayor De Blasio endorses Bernie...→

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio to Endorse Sen. Bernie Sanders for President

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio to Endorse Sen. Bernie Sanders for President

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is set to endorse Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders in his run for president, two sources confirmed to NBC New York Read full article: NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio to Endorse Sen....→

Prosecutors argue Alexander Hamilton wartime letter belongs in state archives

Prosecutors argue Alexander Hamilton wartime letter belongs in state archives

A federal judge will determine the fate of a Revolutionary War-era letter from Alexander Hamilton to a French military commander, valued up to $35,000. Read full article: Prosecutors argue Alexander Hamilton war...→

Mayor: New York City prepared to deal with coronavirus

Mayor: New York City prepared to deal with coronavirus

Mayor Bill de Blasio says New York City is well-prepared to deal with the coronavirus, but he wants some help from the federal government. Read full article: Mayor: New York City prepared to deal wi...→

disapora Archives : City Limits

Dominicans in New York are frustrated by the political situation in their native country, where a recent election had to be rescheduled after a technology snaf [...] Read full article: disapora Archives : City Limits...→

Mayor of Wilton Manors, Florida city with all-LGBTQ council, dies at 41

Mayor of Wilton Manors, Florida city with all-LGBTQ council, dies at 41

Justin Flippen, mayor of Wilton Manors, died suddenly Tuesday night of a brain aneurysm, shocking the historically gay-inclusive South Florida city. Read full article: Mayor of Wilton Manors, Florida city wit...→

City Council President Georgette Gomez Endorses Todd Glora for San Diego Mayor - Times of San Diego

San Diego City Council President Georgette Gómez on Wednesday endorsed Assemblymember Todd Gloria for Mayor of the city. Read full article: City Council President Georgette Gomez E...→

Economic Development Archives : City Limits

A judge ruled that the neighborhood organizations that brought the suit were right in arguing that the city had failed to abide by zoning rules governing ‘larg [...] Read full article: Economic Development Archives : City Lim...→

Mayor de Blasio to Talk NYC Coronavirus Preps; Trump Set to Address Nation Wednesday

Mayor de Blasio to Talk NYC Coronavirus Preps; Trump Set to Address Nation Wednesday

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer has unveiled an $8.5 billion request to respond to the virus outbreak in the U.S., more than triple Trump’s request Read full article: Mayor de Blasio to Talk NYC Coronavirus ...→

Mayor De Blasio Set To Sign Bill Aimed At Cracking Down On Repeat Reckless Drivers

Mayor De Blasio Set To Sign Bill Aimed At Cracking Down On Repeat Reckless Drivers

The bill would create a pilot program with the mission to crack down on dangerous drivers who rack up camera violations. Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Set To Sign Bill Aimed A...→

Maryland City Worker Says She Was Fired After Announcing Run for Mayor

Maryland City Worker Says She Was Fired After Announcing Run for Mayor

A former employee of a small city in Maryland says she was fired the day after announcing a run for mayor. Read full article: Maryland City Worker Says She Was Fired ...→

Duggan talks public safety, car insurance and business growth at State of the City address

Duggan talks public safety, car insurance and business growth at State of the City address

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Hundreds of people were in attendance for Mayor Mike Duggan's State of the City address at Flex’n’Gate on Detroit’s east side Tuesday.... The [...] Read full article: Duggan talks public safety, car insuranc...→

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez slams Bernie Sanders as city votes to co-sponsor ‘anti-communist’ event

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez slams Bernie Sanders as city votes to co-sponsor ‘anti-communist’ event

The Miami City Commission voted unanimously Monday to co-sponsor an “anti-communist concert” this spring in a direct rebuke against communist Cuba after Democr [...] Read full article: Miami Mayor Francis Suarez slams Bernie ...→

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan To Deliver State Of The City Address Tonight

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan To Deliver State Of The City Address Tonight

The State of the City Address is set to take place Tuesday night at 7 p.m. Here's what you need to know. Read full article: Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan To Deliver Sta...→

Robert Jackson, Author at City Limits

Office of Sen. Jackson... The author at a recent protest at the State Capitol. Read full article: Robert Jackson, Author at City Limits...→

Denver City Council fails to overturn Mayor Hancock’s veto of pit bull ban repeal

Denver City Council fails to overturn Mayor Hancock’s veto of pit bull ban repeal

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock hammered the final nail in the coffin of a City Council attempt to repeal the city’s long-standing pit bull ban Monday night. Read full article: Denver City Council fails to overturn Ma...→

Mayor De Blasio Under Fire For Using App That Hides His Communications

Mayor De Blasio Under Fire For Using App That Hides His Communications

Mayor Bill de Blasio found a new way to hide his communications, and now finds himself in hot water. His actions have raised legal and ethical questions. Read full article: Mayor De Blasio Under Fire For Using App...→

Owners of San Jose’s historic Hotel De Anza sue the city

Owners of San Jose’s historic Hotel De Anza sue the city

The owners of San Jose’s historic Hotel De Anza are joining forces with preservationists in an effort to thwart the construction of a newly approved, 19-story [...] Read full article: Owners of San Jose’s historic Hotel De A...→

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan to focus on future challenges for State of the City address

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan to focus on future challenges for State of the City address

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Mayor Mike Duggan says he's extremely enthusiastic about his upcoming State of the City speech and plans to cover topics from public safety, t [...] Read full article: Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan to focus on fu...→

How to reduce shootings by police in Minnesota? Get de-escalation training to all officers are among recommendations of state working group

How to reduce shootings by police in Minnesota? Get de-escalation training to all officers are among recommendations of state working group

All Minnesota law enforcement agencies should receive training in de-escalation, a specialized state unit should be created to investigate shootings by officer [...] Read full article: How to reduce shootings by police in Min...→

Miami Mayor Picks Parking Authority Chief as Next City Manager

Miami Mayor Picks Parking Authority Chief as Next City Manager

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez has tabbed longtime parking authority chief Art Noriega to be the next city manager. City commissioners approved the move at Monday’ [...] Read full article: Miami Mayor Picks Parking Authority Chie...→

Gentrification Archives : City Limits

The CRA, a crucial but flawed tool intended to give communities leverage over banks, is up for reform—and though community advocates have long advocated for su [...] Read full article: Gentrification Archives : City Limits...→

Trailblazer George L. Allen Sr. Was Dallas’ First Black City Council Member, Mayor Pro-Tem

Trailblazer George L. Allen Sr. Was Dallas’ First Black City Council Member, Mayor Pro-Tem

Many in Dallas know the name George L. Allen Sr. because they have seen it on the front of the courthouse. The George L. Allen Sr. Courts building stands tall [...] Read full article: Trailblazer George L. Allen Sr. Was Dall...→

2020 Ring Masters ChampionshipsThe Road to the Garden : City Limits

For the third consecutive year, City Limits is proud to be a media sponsor of this major amateur tournament. For more information, please visit USA Boxing Metr [...] Read full article: 2020 Ring Masters ChampionshipsThe Road ...→

Oakland mayor says police chief’s firing was ‘personally difficult’ but in rhe best interest’ of the city

Oakland mayor says police chief’s firing was ‘personally difficult’ but in rhe best interest’ of the city

OAKLAND — A day after she agreed to the citizen police commission’s firing of Chief Anne Kirkpatrick, Mayor Libby Schaaf welcomed nearly 30 police academy grad [...] Read full article: Oakland mayor says police chief’s firing...→

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Thursday won endorsements from t [...]

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Thursday won endorsements from t [...]

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Thursday won endorsements from three more Democratic members of Congress: Reps. Nita Lowey of New York, Josh Go [...] Read full article: Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloom...→

Mayor de Blasio trying to help save Coney Island business

Mayor de Blasio trying to help save Coney Island business

Over the weekend, News 12 reported on a Coney Island business owner who was fighting to save her store after a massive rent increase. Now, the owner of Lola St [...] Read full article: Mayor de Blasio trying to help save Cone...→

New de Blasio low: Using City Hall for Chirlane McCray to gain office

New de Blasio low: Using City Hall for Chirlane McCray to gain office

Putting an entirely new spin on the concept of “public campaign finance,” Mayor Bill de Blasio is ruthlessly exploiting his official powers to get First Lady C [...] Read full article: New de Blasio low: Using City Hall for C...→

State board says City on a Hill Charter School could be put on probation, consolidated

State board says City on a Hill Charter School could be put on probation, consolidated

The beleaguered City on a Hill Charter School, which closed its New Bedford location and reconfigured its two Boston locations midway through this school year [...] Read full article: State board says City on a Hill Charter ...→

De Blasio defends wife’s use of city funds for Brooklyn programs ahead of potential run

De Blasio defends wife’s use of city funds for Brooklyn programs ahead of potential run

Mayor de Blasio claimed his wife’s recent flurry of activity — starting a podcast and a post-natal care program in Brooklyn with city resources — has nothing t [...] Read full article: De Blasio defends wife’s use of city fun...→

Kesi Bem Foster, Author at City Limits

Mayoral Photo Office/J. Pringle/J. Murphy... ‘The tactics being employed to amend and roll back newly enacted changes to New York State’s bail laws are the sam [...] Read full article: Kesi Bem Foster, Author at City Limits...→

San Bernardino mayor was warned about taking city employee to ‘after hours’ events

San Bernardino mayor was warned about taking city employee to ‘after hours’ events

The city’s then-HR director told John Valdivia that such events were outside the scope of employment for a customer service representative. Read full article: San Bernardino mayor was warned about ta...→

Mayor Jenny Durkan announces plan to curb gang violence in her third State of the City address

Mayor Jenny Durkan announces plan to curb gang violence in her third State of the City address

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan said Tuesday her administration intends to unveil a proposal in the coming weeks to maintain bus service in Seattle by asking voters [...] Read full article: Mayor Jenny Durkan announces plan to cur...→

Daughter of Park City mayor pleads guilty to official misconduct

Daughter of Park City mayor pleads guilty to official misconduct

Amy Sutton, longtime Park City employee and daughter of Mayor Steve Pannell, pleaded guilty Tuesday to one of the counts levied against her in connection with [...] Read full article: Daughter of Park City mayor pleads guilt...→

Afrocentric Schools Archives : City Limits

Although Afrocentric schools have been around since the 1970s, new ones have been popping up across the country in recent years, including in Brooklyn, as pare [...] Read full article: Afrocentric Schools Archives : City Limi...→

Fort Lauderdale mayor seeks state, federal aid after 211M gallons of sewage leaks from pipes into streets, drinking water

Fort Lauderdale mayor seeks state, federal aid after 211M gallons of sewage leaks from pipes into streets, drinking water

More than 211.6 million gallons of toxic sewage – enough to fill 320 Olympic-sized swimming pools -- spilled into Fort Lauderdale’s waterways over the past thr [...] Read full article: Fort Lauderdale mayor seeks state, feder...→

Viktor Orbán Proclaims ‘Hungary First’ in State-of-the-Nation Speech

Viktor Orbán Proclaims ‘Hungary First’ in State-of-the-Nation Speech

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said Sunday that “the last ten years were the most successful ten years in Hungary’s last 100 years.” Read full article: Viktor Orbán Proclaims ‘Hungary First’ i...→

Peninsula city uses new state law to increase affordable housing density

A recently enacted law allows developers to build taller, bigger complexes for low-income residents. Read full article: Peninsula city uses new state law to inc...→

De Blasio, TLC outraged that city taxi drivers are avoiding Chinese passengers

De Blasio, TLC outraged that city taxi drivers are avoiding Chinese passengers

Mayor Bill de Blasio was furious Sunday at revelations in a Post report that city cabbies and ride-share drivers are avoiding Chinese passengers over fears of [...] Read full article: De Blasio, TLC outraged that city taxi d...→

De La Salle’s 2020 football schedule: It was Texas or Ohio for out-of-state trip

De La Salle’s 2020 football schedule: It was Texas or Ohio for out-of-state trip

De La Salle’s football schedule includes a visit to the Houston area, home games against Folsom, Cathedral Catholic. Read full article: De La Salle’s 2020 football schedule: It...→

De Blasio’s latest MTA pick gets around with a city-funded chauffeur

De Blasio’s latest MTA pick gets around with a city-funded chauffeur

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s latest pick for the MTA board skips the one-seat train ride just blocks from her house for a city-funded chauffeur to commute downtown, [...] Read full article: De Blasio’s latest MTA pick gets around ...→

San Bernardino mayor warned in 2018 his conduct could put city at risk

San Bernardino mayor warned in 2018 his conduct could put city at risk

City attorney admonished then-Councilman John Valdivia in 2018 about creating a hostile work environment, creating a potential liability for the city. Two form [...] Read full article: San Bernardino mayor warned in 2018 his ...→

Mayor London Breed addresses personal relationship with embattled San Francisco city official Mohammed Nuru

"To be clear: I never asked Mohammed Nuru to do anything improper, and he never asked me to do anything improper. I was not aware of the schemes alleged by the [...] Read full article: Mayor London Breed addresses personal re...→

New York Mayor De Blasio endorses Bernie Sanders

New York Mayor De Blasio endorses Bernie Sanders

De Blasio, a liberal who dropped out of the Democratic contest in September, will travel with Sanders on Sunday and Monday to Nevada, which holds its caucuses [...] Read full article: New York Mayor De Blasio endorses Bernie...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio endorses Sanders, will campaign for socialist senator in Nevada

NYC Mayor de Blasio endorses Sanders, will campaign for socialist senator in Nevada

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has endorsed Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., for president rather than Michael Bloomberg, de Blasio's predecessor. Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio endorses Sanders, wi...→

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio to Endorse Sen. Bernie Sanders for President

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio to Endorse Sen. Bernie Sanders for President

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is set to endorse Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders in his run for president, two sources confirmed to NBC New York Read full article: NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio to Endorse Sen....→