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City Council Approves Plan For Tribune Tower East, 102-Story Skyscraper That Would Be Chicago's 2nd Tallest Building

City Council Approves Plan For Tribune Tower East, 102-Story Skyscraper That Would Be Chicago's 2nd Tallest Building

The building would include a 200-room hotel, 564 condos and apartments, a 687-stall parking garage, and 14 loading docks on Lower Michigan Avenue and Lower Ill [...] Read full article: City Council Approves Plan For Tribune T...→

City Council Approves Plan For Tribune Tower East, 102-Story Skyscraper That Would Be Chicago's 2nd Tallest Building

City Council Approves Plan For Tribune Tower East, 102-Story Skyscraper That Would Be Chicago's 2nd Tallest Building

The building would include a 200-room hotel, 564 condos and apartments, a 687-stall parking garage, and 14 loading docks on Lower Michigan Avenue and Lower Ill [...] Read full article: City Council Approves Plan For Tribune T...→

Oakland City Council Votes To Advance Discussions Of Ballot Measure To Strenghten Police Commission

Oakland City Council Votes To Advance Discussions Of Ballot Measure To Strenghten Police Commission

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — The Oakland City Council began the process this week of placing a ballot measure on the November ballot that, if approved, would bolster the [...] Read full article: Oakland City Council Votes To Advance Di...→

Pro Women's Hockey Association Unveils 5-City Regional Plan

Pro Women's Hockey Association Unveils 5-City Regional Plan

The Professional Women’s Hockey Players Association enters its second season with plans to regionalize its structure by basing players in five hub cities, whil [...] Read full article: Pro Women's Hockey Association Unveils 5...→

Coronavirus prompts Denver City Council to postpone plastic bag fees

Coronavirus prompts Denver City Council to postpone plastic bag fees

The fees were set to begin July 1 after the council approved them in December. But the council unanimously voted to push that start to July 1, 2021, as the cor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus prompts Denver City Council ...→

Federal Court Approves Plan Giving Law Firm $51 Million Out Of $112 Million In Legal Fees In NFL Concussion Case

Federal Court Approves Plan Giving Law Firm $51 Million Out Of $112 Million In Legal Fees In NFL Concussion Case

It was lawyer Christopher Seeger who steered the negotiations that led to a surprise settlement in 2013 and who managed the case through several appeals. Read full article: Federal Court Approves Plan Giving Law F...→

Chula Vista Approves 90-Day Economic Relief Plan

Chula Vista Approves 90-Day Economic Relief Plan

On Tuesday night, the City of Chula Vista’s City Council will take a look at ways to help. Deputy City Manager Eric Crockett said the council will consider a.. [...] Read full article: Chula Vista Approves 90-Day Economic Rel...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Dr. Rob Danoff Discusses How City Can Move Into Yellow Phase Of State's Reopening Plan

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Dr. Rob Danoff Discusses How City Can Move Into Yellow Phase Of State's Reopening Plan

It's unclear when Philadelphia will move into Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's yellow phase of the state's reopening plan as some rural counties can begin to ease [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Dr. Rob Danoff...→

Huntington Beach City Council Votes To Challenge Gov. Newsom's Order To Close Orange County Beaches

Huntington Beach City Council Votes To Challenge Gov. Newsom's Order To Close Orange County Beaches

Huntington Beach City Council voted Thursday to challenge Governor Gavin Newsom's orders to temporarily close all Orange County beaches beginning Friday. Read full article: Huntington Beach City Council Votes To C...→

Dallas Mayor Johnson to Discuss Reopening City, Economic Recovery Plan

Dallas Mayor Johnson to Discuss Reopening City, Economic Recovery Plan

Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson will hold a news conference Thursday at 5 p.m. to discuss businesses reopening and the city’s economic recovery plan. Read full article: Dallas Mayor Johnson to Discuss Reopenin...→

City Council To Recognize Denim Day Campaign Against Sexual Violence

City Council To Recognize Denim Day Campaign Against Sexual Violence

The City Council declared Wednesday Denim Day in Los Angeles to recognize the 21st annual campaign to combat sexual violence and support its victims. Solidarit [...] Read full article: City Council To Recognize Denim Day Camp...→

State resolves voting rights lawsuit sparked by St. Paul City Council member

State resolves voting rights lawsuit sparked by St. Paul City Council member

Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon announced Tuesday that his office has reached an agreement with the plaintiffs in a voting rights lawsuit that was pre [...] Read full article: State resolves voting rights lawsuit spa...→

City Council Amends State of Emergency Over Tijuana Sewage Spills

City Council Amends State of Emergency Over Tijuana Sewage Spills

Plastic, tires and sediment are flowing across the border with Mexico and into the U.S. and the city of San Diego, according to the amended state of emergency [...] Read full article: City Council Amends State of Emergency O...→

Tampa City Council postpones discussion on Bayshore Boulevard lane closure to September

Tampa City Council postpones discussion on Bayshore Boulevard lane closure to September

Tampa City Council voted to postpone discussions regarding the closure of portions of Bayshore Boulevard one day a month, to September. Read full article: Tampa City Council postpones discussion ...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

City Council passes small business relief package to aid store owners - amNewYork

BY BEN VERDE As the state’s stay-at-home measure drags on and store owners find themselves crushed under mounting expenses, the New York City Council Read full article: City Council passes small business relie...→

Dallas City Council to Tackle Big Decisions in Wednesday Meeting

Dallas City Council to Tackle Big Decisions in Wednesday Meeting

From in-home testing to fever-detecting technology, the city of Dallas has big decisions to make when it comes to tackling the coronavirus. Read full article: Dallas City Council to Tackle Big Decisi...→

City planners OK tall neighbor for Tribune Tower

The $700 million development could start in late 2021, depending on the economy. Read full article: City planners OK tall neighbor for Tribu...→

Riverside City Council shows gulf between dictates and leadership

Riverside City Council shows gulf between dictates and leadership

You’re probably getting pretty good at determining which officials have an authoritarian streak and who’s just trying to help us navigate back to prosperity fr [...] Read full article: Riverside City Council shows gulf betwee...→

Central Illinois City to Allow Salons, Gyms to Reopen As Part of Phased Reopening Plan

Central Illinois City to Allow Salons, Gyms to Reopen As Part of Phased Reopening Plan

A Central Illinois city is implementing a phased reopening plan that could potentially conflict with the state’s ongoing “stay-at-home” order. East Peoria Mayo [...] Read full article: Central Illinois City to Allow Salons, G...→

Del Mar City Council Votes to Reopen Beaches at Dawn on Monday - Times of San Diego

The Del Mar City Council voted 5-0 on Friday to reopen the coastal city's popular beaches at dawn on Monday with restrictions to ensure social distancing. Read full article: Del Mar City Council Votes to Reopen Bea...→

Letter: Union City Sanitation’s plan is ill-timed in midst of COVID-19

Letter: Union City Sanitation’s plan is ill-timed in midst of COVID-19

Why not delay the implementation to the later part of the year so that we can have meaningful discussion first? Read full article: Letter: Union City Sanitation’s plan is ...→

City Council Office of Financial Analysis gets a new $111,144-a-year director

City Council Office of Financial Analysis gets a new $111,144-a-year director

Ken Williams, who joined the office last summer as a financial analyst, replaces Ben Winnick, who retired nearly a year ago. Williams’ resume includes jobs wit [...] Read full article: City Council Office of Financial Analysi...→

NYC approves ‘emergency’ construction on controversial luxury condo tower

NYC approves ‘emergency’ construction on controversial luxury condo tower

Construction crews returned to work on a controversial luxury tower in Manhattan last week, less than a month after New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo banned all nones [...] Read full article: NYC approves ‘emergency’ construction on...→

Riverside City Council Cancels Annual July 4 Fireworks Celebrations

Riverside City Council Cancels Annual July 4 Fireworks Celebrations

In an effort to discourage large gatherings and conserve funds needed to bolster the municipal budget, city leaders decided to scratch the popular annual event [...] Read full article: Riverside City Council Cancels Annual Ju...→

City Council Won’t Discuss SDSU’s Purchase Agreement for Stadium Site

City Council Won’t Discuss SDSU’s Purchase Agreement for Stadium Site

San Diego State University’s purchase agreement for the Mission Valley stadium site submitted last week will not be considered at next Tuesday’s city council m [...] Read full article: City Council Won’t Discuss SDSU’s Purcha...→

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

In the likely event that the new law is enacted, the fees will begin in July, banding Denver with at least 13 other cities in Colorado with similar fees or ban [...] Read full article: Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayo...→

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released the city's five-step path toward re-opening, which has some stricter standards than the state plan released earlier t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for r...→

St. Paul City Council approves second leg of Capital City Bikeway on 9th, 10th streets

St. Paul City Council approves second leg of Capital City Bikeway on 9th, 10th streets

In downtown St. Paul, the second leg of St. Paul’s Capital City Bikeway will run largely down 10th Street, converting part of the street into a one-way route. [...] Read full article: St. Paul City Council approves second le...→

LA city council votes to name hotels that refuse to house homeless, may 'commandeer' them

LA city council votes to name hotels that refuse to house homeless, may 'commandeer' them

The Los Angeles City Council Tuesday voted to publicly identify the hotels refusing house to the homeless to help them socially distance during the coronavirus [...] Read full article: LA city council votes to name hotels tha...→

The City of Miami has begun discussing its plan to reopen its open spaces and bu [...]

The City of Miami has begun discussing its plan to reopen its open spaces and businesses in the area as cities across Florida have already begun the process fo [...] Read full article: The City of Miami has begun discussing i...→

Riverside City Council urges county to delay lifting coronavirus health orders

Riverside City Council urges county to delay lifting coronavirus health orders

A divided city council also voted to ask that Riverside County supervisors not lift a mandate to wear face masks outside homes Read full article: Riverside City Council urges county to d...→

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday that the city is looking ahead to what social distancing will look like in the coming months. Read full article: Mayor says city is working on summer pla...→

Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 5 More Deaths, 163 New Cases As City Council Challenges Order Closing Beaches

Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 5 More Deaths, 163 New Cases As City Council Challenges Order Closing Beaches

Orange County health officials reported five additional coronavirus-related deaths Friday, bringing the total to 50, the largest jump in the death toll since t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 5 Mor...→

Antioch City Council calls meeting to remove outspoken commissioner

Antioch City Council calls meeting to remove outspoken commissioner

Antioch’s planning commission chair has refused to resign, saying his views don’t affect his work with the city. Read full article: Antioch City Council calls meeting to re...→

Coronavirus: Los Angeles City Council Adopts Ordinances To Protect Laid-Off Workers; Seeks To Expand Renter Protections

Coronavirus: Los Angeles City Council Adopts Ordinances To Protect Laid-Off Workers; Seeks To Expand Renter Protections

The Los Angeles City Council Wednesday adopted ordinances aimed at protecting the jobs of hospitality, janitorial and tourism workers laid off amid the coronav [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Los Angeles City Council Ad...→

Newport city council votes to keep beach open despite massive crowds

Newport city council votes to keep beach open despite massive crowds

The Newport Beach City Council in Orange County, Calif. Tuesday reportedly voted to keep the beach open despite Gavin Newsom's condemnation of the weekend crow [...] Read full article: Newport city council votes to keep beach...→

Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Least 40 Miles Of Streets To Help With Social Distancing

Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Least 40 Miles Of Streets To Help With Social Distancing

Opening the streets will provide other outdoor options so people can spread out, especially with city pools closed. Read full article: Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Lea...→

Riverside City Council Cancels Annual July 4 Fireworks Celebrations

Riverside City Council Cancels Annual July 4 Fireworks Celebrations

In an effort to discourage large gatherings and conserve funds needed to bolster the municipal budget, city leaders decided to scratch the popular annual event [...] Read full article: Riverside City Council Cancels Annual Ju...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

Oakland City Council Votes To Advance Discussions Of Ballot Measure To Strenghten Police Commission

Oakland City Council Votes To Advance Discussions Of Ballot Measure To Strenghten Police Commission

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — The Oakland City Council began the process this week of placing a ballot measure on the November ballot that, if approved, would bolster the [...] Read full article: Oakland City Council Votes To Advance Di...→

Dallas City Council to Tackle Big Decisions in Wednesday Meeting

Dallas City Council to Tackle Big Decisions in Wednesday Meeting

From in-home testing to fever-detecting technology, the city of Dallas has big decisions to make when it comes to tackling the coronavirus. Read full article: Dallas City Council to Tackle Big Decisi...→

Coronavirus prompts Denver City Council to postpone plastic bag fees

Coronavirus prompts Denver City Council to postpone plastic bag fees

The fees were set to begin July 1 after the council approved them in December. But the council unanimously voted to push that start to July 1, 2021, as the cor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus prompts Denver City Council ...→

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released the city's five-step path toward re-opening, which has some stricter standards than the state plan released earlier t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for r...→

Riverside City Council shows gulf between dictates and leadership

Riverside City Council shows gulf between dictates and leadership

You’re probably getting pretty good at determining which officials have an authoritarian streak and who’s just trying to help us navigate back to prosperity fr [...] Read full article: Riverside City Council shows gulf betwee...→

LA city council votes to name hotels that refuse to house homeless, may 'commandeer' them

LA city council votes to name hotels that refuse to house homeless, may 'commandeer' them

The Los Angeles City Council Tuesday voted to publicly identify the hotels refusing house to the homeless to help them socially distance during the coronavirus [...] Read full article: LA city council votes to name hotels tha...→

Riverside City Council urges county to delay lifting coronavirus health orders

Riverside City Council urges county to delay lifting coronavirus health orders

A divided city council also voted to ask that Riverside County supervisors not lift a mandate to wear face masks outside homes Read full article: Riverside City Council urges county to d...→

Central Illinois City to Allow Salons, Gyms to Reopen As Part of Phased Reopening Plan

Central Illinois City to Allow Salons, Gyms to Reopen As Part of Phased Reopening Plan

A Central Illinois city is implementing a phased reopening plan that could potentially conflict with the state’s ongoing “stay-at-home” order. East Peoria Mayo [...] Read full article: Central Illinois City to Allow Salons, G...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Dr. Rob Danoff Discusses How City Can Move Into Yellow Phase Of State's Reopening Plan

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Dr. Rob Danoff Discusses How City Can Move Into Yellow Phase Of State's Reopening Plan

It's unclear when Philadelphia will move into Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's yellow phase of the state's reopening plan as some rural counties can begin to ease [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Dr. Rob Danoff...→

Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 5 More Deaths, 163 New Cases As City Council Challenges Order Closing Beaches

Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 5 More Deaths, 163 New Cases As City Council Challenges Order Closing Beaches

Orange County health officials reported five additional coronavirus-related deaths Friday, bringing the total to 50, the largest jump in the death toll since t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 5 Mor...→

Dallas Mayor Johnson to Discuss Reopening City, Economic Recovery Plan

Dallas Mayor Johnson to Discuss Reopening City, Economic Recovery Plan

Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson will hold a news conference Thursday at 5 p.m. to discuss businesses reopening and the city’s economic recovery plan. Read full article: Dallas Mayor Johnson to Discuss Reopenin...→

Coronavirus: Los Angeles City Council Adopts Ordinances To Protect Laid-Off Workers; Seeks To Expand Renter Protections

Coronavirus: Los Angeles City Council Adopts Ordinances To Protect Laid-Off Workers; Seeks To Expand Renter Protections

The Los Angeles City Council Wednesday adopted ordinances aimed at protecting the jobs of hospitality, janitorial and tourism workers laid off amid the coronav [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Los Angeles City Council Ad...→

Letter: Union City Sanitation’s plan is ill-timed in midst of COVID-19

Letter: Union City Sanitation’s plan is ill-timed in midst of COVID-19

Why not delay the implementation to the later part of the year so that we can have meaningful discussion first? Read full article: Letter: Union City Sanitation’s plan is ...→

State resolves voting rights lawsuit sparked by St. Paul City Council member

State resolves voting rights lawsuit sparked by St. Paul City Council member

Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon announced Tuesday that his office has reached an agreement with the plaintiffs in a voting rights lawsuit that was pre [...] Read full article: State resolves voting rights lawsuit spa...→

Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Least 40 Miles Of Streets To Help With Social Distancing

Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Least 40 Miles Of Streets To Help With Social Distancing

Opening the streets will provide other outdoor options so people can spread out, especially with city pools closed. Read full article: Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Lea...→

NYC approves ‘emergency’ construction on controversial luxury condo tower

NYC approves ‘emergency’ construction on controversial luxury condo tower

Construction crews returned to work on a controversial luxury tower in Manhattan last week, less than a month after New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo banned all nones [...] Read full article: NYC approves ‘emergency’ construction on...→

Tampa City Council postpones discussion on Bayshore Boulevard lane closure to September

Tampa City Council postpones discussion on Bayshore Boulevard lane closure to September

Tampa City Council voted to postpone discussions regarding the closure of portions of Bayshore Boulevard one day a month, to September. Read full article: Tampa City Council postpones discussion ...→

City Council Won’t Discuss SDSU’s Purchase Agreement for Stadium Site

City Council Won’t Discuss SDSU’s Purchase Agreement for Stadium Site

San Diego State University’s purchase agreement for the Mission Valley stadium site submitted last week will not be considered at next Tuesday’s city council m [...] Read full article: City Council Won’t Discuss SDSU’s Purcha...→

City Council passes small business relief package to aid store owners - amNewYork

BY BEN VERDE As the state’s stay-at-home measure drags on and store owners find themselves crushed under mounting expenses, the New York City Council Read full article: City Council passes small business relie...→

Pro Women's Hockey Association Unveils 5-City Regional Plan

Pro Women's Hockey Association Unveils 5-City Regional Plan

The Professional Women’s Hockey Players Association enters its second season with plans to regionalize its structure by basing players in five hub cities, whil [...] Read full article: Pro Women's Hockey Association Unveils 5...→

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

In the likely event that the new law is enacted, the fees will begin in July, banding Denver with at least 13 other cities in Colorado with similar fees or ban [...] Read full article: Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayo...→

City planners OK tall neighbor for Tribune Tower

The $700 million development could start in late 2021, depending on the economy. Read full article: City planners OK tall neighbor for Tribu...→

Federal Court Approves Plan Giving Law Firm $51 Million Out Of $112 Million In Legal Fees In NFL Concussion Case

Federal Court Approves Plan Giving Law Firm $51 Million Out Of $112 Million In Legal Fees In NFL Concussion Case

It was lawyer Christopher Seeger who steered the negotiations that led to a surprise settlement in 2013 and who managed the case through several appeals. Read full article: Federal Court Approves Plan Giving Law F...→

St. Paul City Council approves second leg of Capital City Bikeway on 9th, 10th streets

St. Paul City Council approves second leg of Capital City Bikeway on 9th, 10th streets

In downtown St. Paul, the second leg of St. Paul’s Capital City Bikeway will run largely down 10th Street, converting part of the street into a one-way route. [...] Read full article: St. Paul City Council approves second le...→

Chula Vista Approves 90-Day Economic Relief Plan

Chula Vista Approves 90-Day Economic Relief Plan

On Tuesday night, the City of Chula Vista’s City Council will take a look at ways to help. Deputy City Manager Eric Crockett said the council will consider a.. [...] Read full article: Chula Vista Approves 90-Day Economic Rel...→

The City of Miami has begun discussing its plan to reopen its open spaces and bu [...]

The City of Miami has begun discussing its plan to reopen its open spaces and businesses in the area as cities across Florida have already begun the process fo [...] Read full article: The City of Miami has begun discussing i...→

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday that the city is looking ahead to what social distancing will look like in the coming months. Read full article: Mayor says city is working on summer pla...→

Del Mar City Council Votes to Reopen Beaches at Dawn on Monday - Times of San Diego

The Del Mar City Council voted 5-0 on Friday to reopen the coastal city's popular beaches at dawn on Monday with restrictions to ensure social distancing. Read full article: Del Mar City Council Votes to Reopen Bea...→

Huntington Beach City Council Votes To Challenge Gov. Newsom's Order To Close Orange County Beaches

Huntington Beach City Council Votes To Challenge Gov. Newsom's Order To Close Orange County Beaches

Huntington Beach City Council voted Thursday to challenge Governor Gavin Newsom's orders to temporarily close all Orange County beaches beginning Friday. Read full article: Huntington Beach City Council Votes To C...→

Antioch City Council calls meeting to remove outspoken commissioner

Antioch City Council calls meeting to remove outspoken commissioner

Antioch’s planning commission chair has refused to resign, saying his views don’t affect his work with the city. Read full article: Antioch City Council calls meeting to re...→

City Council To Recognize Denim Day Campaign Against Sexual Violence

City Council To Recognize Denim Day Campaign Against Sexual Violence

The City Council declared Wednesday Denim Day in Los Angeles to recognize the 21st annual campaign to combat sexual violence and support its victims. Solidarit [...] Read full article: City Council To Recognize Denim Day Camp...→

Newport city council votes to keep beach open despite massive crowds

Newport city council votes to keep beach open despite massive crowds

The Newport Beach City Council in Orange County, Calif. Tuesday reportedly voted to keep the beach open despite Gavin Newsom's condemnation of the weekend crow [...] Read full article: Newport city council votes to keep beach...→

City Council Office of Financial Analysis gets a new $111,144-a-year director

City Council Office of Financial Analysis gets a new $111,144-a-year director

Ken Williams, who joined the office last summer as a financial analyst, replaces Ben Winnick, who retired nearly a year ago. Williams’ resume includes jobs wit [...] Read full article: City Council Office of Financial Analysi...→

City Council Amends State of Emergency Over Tijuana Sewage Spills

City Council Amends State of Emergency Over Tijuana Sewage Spills

Plastic, tires and sediment are flowing across the border with Mexico and into the U.S. and the city of San Diego, according to the amended state of emergency [...] Read full article: City Council Amends State of Emergency O...→

Tampa City Council postpones discussion on Bayshore Boulevard lane closure to September

Tampa City Council postpones discussion on Bayshore Boulevard lane closure to September

Tampa City Council voted to postpone discussions regarding the closure of portions of Bayshore Boulevard one day a month, to September. Read full article: Tampa City Council postpones discussion ...→

Riverside City Council Cancels Annual July 4 Fireworks Celebrations

Riverside City Council Cancels Annual July 4 Fireworks Celebrations

In an effort to discourage large gatherings and conserve funds needed to bolster the municipal budget, city leaders decided to scratch the popular annual event [...] Read full article: Riverside City Council Cancels Annual Ju...→

Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio announces COVID-19 heat wave plan - amNewYork

The heat is coming and Mayor Bill de Blasio finally released a plan Friday on how to help New Yorkers stay cool during the city's notoriously sweltering Read full article: Summer in the city: Mayor de Blasio anno...→

City Council Won’t Discuss SDSU’s Purchase Agreement for Stadium Site

City Council Won’t Discuss SDSU’s Purchase Agreement for Stadium Site

San Diego State University’s purchase agreement for the Mission Valley stadium site submitted last week will not be considered at next Tuesday’s city council m [...] Read full article: City Council Won’t Discuss SDSU’s Purcha...→

Oakland City Council Votes To Advance Discussions Of Ballot Measure To Strenghten Police Commission

Oakland City Council Votes To Advance Discussions Of Ballot Measure To Strenghten Police Commission

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — The Oakland City Council began the process this week of placing a ballot measure on the November ballot that, if approved, would bolster the [...] Read full article: Oakland City Council Votes To Advance Di...→

City Council passes small business relief package to aid store owners - amNewYork

BY BEN VERDE As the state’s stay-at-home measure drags on and store owners find themselves crushed under mounting expenses, the New York City Council Read full article: City Council passes small business relie...→

Pro Women's Hockey Association Unveils 5-City Regional Plan

Pro Women's Hockey Association Unveils 5-City Regional Plan

The Professional Women’s Hockey Players Association enters its second season with plans to regionalize its structure by basing players in five hub cities, whil [...] Read full article: Pro Women's Hockey Association Unveils 5...→

Dallas City Council to Tackle Big Decisions in Wednesday Meeting

Dallas City Council to Tackle Big Decisions in Wednesday Meeting

From in-home testing to fever-detecting technology, the city of Dallas has big decisions to make when it comes to tackling the coronavirus. Read full article: Dallas City Council to Tackle Big Decisi...→

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Hancock expected to sign into law

In the likely event that the new law is enacted, the fees will begin in July, banding Denver with at least 13 other cities in Colorado with similar fees or ban [...] Read full article: Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayo...→

Coronavirus prompts Denver City Council to postpone plastic bag fees

Coronavirus prompts Denver City Council to postpone plastic bag fees

The fees were set to begin July 1 after the council approved them in December. But the council unanimously voted to push that start to July 1, 2021, as the cor [...] Read full article: Coronavirus prompts Denver City Council ...→

City planners OK tall neighbor for Tribune Tower

The $700 million development could start in late 2021, depending on the economy. Read full article: City planners OK tall neighbor for Tribu...→

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for reopening city

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released the city's five-step path toward re-opening, which has some stricter standards than the state plan released earlier t [...] Read full article: Chicago mayor sets five-phase plan for r...→

Federal Court Approves Plan Giving Law Firm $51 Million Out Of $112 Million In Legal Fees In NFL Concussion Case

Federal Court Approves Plan Giving Law Firm $51 Million Out Of $112 Million In Legal Fees In NFL Concussion Case

It was lawyer Christopher Seeger who steered the negotiations that led to a surprise settlement in 2013 and who managed the case through several appeals. Read full article: Federal Court Approves Plan Giving Law F...→

Riverside City Council shows gulf between dictates and leadership

Riverside City Council shows gulf between dictates and leadership

You’re probably getting pretty good at determining which officials have an authoritarian streak and who’s just trying to help us navigate back to prosperity fr [...] Read full article: Riverside City Council shows gulf betwee...→

St. Paul City Council approves second leg of Capital City Bikeway on 9th, 10th streets

St. Paul City Council approves second leg of Capital City Bikeway on 9th, 10th streets

In downtown St. Paul, the second leg of St. Paul’s Capital City Bikeway will run largely down 10th Street, converting part of the street into a one-way route. [...] Read full article: St. Paul City Council approves second le...→

LA city council votes to name hotels that refuse to house homeless, may 'commandeer' them

LA city council votes to name hotels that refuse to house homeless, may 'commandeer' them

The Los Angeles City Council Tuesday voted to publicly identify the hotels refusing house to the homeless to help them socially distance during the coronavirus [...] Read full article: LA city council votes to name hotels tha...→

Chula Vista Approves 90-Day Economic Relief Plan

Chula Vista Approves 90-Day Economic Relief Plan

On Tuesday night, the City of Chula Vista’s City Council will take a look at ways to help. Deputy City Manager Eric Crockett said the council will consider a.. [...] Read full article: Chula Vista Approves 90-Day Economic Rel...→

The City of Miami has begun discussing its plan to reopen its open spaces and bu [...]

The City of Miami has begun discussing its plan to reopen its open spaces and businesses in the area as cities across Florida have already begun the process fo [...] Read full article: The City of Miami has begun discussing i...→

Riverside City Council urges county to delay lifting coronavirus health orders

Riverside City Council urges county to delay lifting coronavirus health orders

A divided city council also voted to ask that Riverside County supervisors not lift a mandate to wear face masks outside homes Read full article: Riverside City Council urges county to d...→

Central Illinois City to Allow Salons, Gyms to Reopen As Part of Phased Reopening Plan

Central Illinois City to Allow Salons, Gyms to Reopen As Part of Phased Reopening Plan

A Central Illinois city is implementing a phased reopening plan that could potentially conflict with the state’s ongoing “stay-at-home” order. East Peoria Mayo [...] Read full article: Central Illinois City to Allow Salons, G...→

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor says city is working on summer plan to keep New Yorkers safe during warmer months

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday that the city is looking ahead to what social distancing will look like in the coming months. Read full article: Mayor says city is working on summer pla...→

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Dr. Rob Danoff Discusses How City Can Move Into Yellow Phase Of State's Reopening Plan

Coronavirus Philadelphia: Dr. Rob Danoff Discusses How City Can Move Into Yellow Phase Of State's Reopening Plan

It's unclear when Philadelphia will move into Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's yellow phase of the state's reopening plan as some rural counties can begin to ease [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Philadelphia: Dr. Rob Danoff...→

Del Mar City Council Votes to Reopen Beaches at Dawn on Monday - Times of San Diego

The Del Mar City Council voted 5-0 on Friday to reopen the coastal city's popular beaches at dawn on Monday with restrictions to ensure social distancing. Read full article: Del Mar City Council Votes to Reopen Bea...→

Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 5 More Deaths, 163 New Cases As City Council Challenges Order Closing Beaches

Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 5 More Deaths, 163 New Cases As City Council Challenges Order Closing Beaches

Orange County health officials reported five additional coronavirus-related deaths Friday, bringing the total to 50, the largest jump in the death toll since t [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Orange County Reports 5 Mor...→

Huntington Beach City Council Votes To Challenge Gov. Newsom's Order To Close Orange County Beaches

Huntington Beach City Council Votes To Challenge Gov. Newsom's Order To Close Orange County Beaches

Huntington Beach City Council voted Thursday to challenge Governor Gavin Newsom's orders to temporarily close all Orange County beaches beginning Friday. Read full article: Huntington Beach City Council Votes To C...→

Antioch City Council calls meeting to remove outspoken commissioner

Antioch City Council calls meeting to remove outspoken commissioner

Antioch’s planning commission chair has refused to resign, saying his views don’t affect his work with the city. Read full article: Antioch City Council calls meeting to re...→

Dallas Mayor Johnson to Discuss Reopening City, Economic Recovery Plan

Dallas Mayor Johnson to Discuss Reopening City, Economic Recovery Plan

Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson will hold a news conference Thursday at 5 p.m. to discuss businesses reopening and the city’s economic recovery plan. Read full article: Dallas Mayor Johnson to Discuss Reopenin...→

Coronavirus: Los Angeles City Council Adopts Ordinances To Protect Laid-Off Workers; Seeks To Expand Renter Protections

Coronavirus: Los Angeles City Council Adopts Ordinances To Protect Laid-Off Workers; Seeks To Expand Renter Protections

The Los Angeles City Council Wednesday adopted ordinances aimed at protecting the jobs of hospitality, janitorial and tourism workers laid off amid the coronav [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Los Angeles City Council Ad...→

City Council To Recognize Denim Day Campaign Against Sexual Violence

City Council To Recognize Denim Day Campaign Against Sexual Violence

The City Council declared Wednesday Denim Day in Los Angeles to recognize the 21st annual campaign to combat sexual violence and support its victims. Solidarit [...] Read full article: City Council To Recognize Denim Day Camp...→

Letter: Union City Sanitation’s plan is ill-timed in midst of COVID-19

Letter: Union City Sanitation’s plan is ill-timed in midst of COVID-19

Why not delay the implementation to the later part of the year so that we can have meaningful discussion first? Read full article: Letter: Union City Sanitation’s plan is ...→

Newport city council votes to keep beach open despite massive crowds

Newport city council votes to keep beach open despite massive crowds

The Newport Beach City Council in Orange County, Calif. Tuesday reportedly voted to keep the beach open despite Gavin Newsom's condemnation of the weekend crow [...] Read full article: Newport city council votes to keep beach...→

State resolves voting rights lawsuit sparked by St. Paul City Council member

State resolves voting rights lawsuit sparked by St. Paul City Council member

Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon announced Tuesday that his office has reached an agreement with the plaintiffs in a voting rights lawsuit that was pre [...] Read full article: State resolves voting rights lawsuit spa...→

City Council Office of Financial Analysis gets a new $111,144-a-year director

City Council Office of Financial Analysis gets a new $111,144-a-year director

Ken Williams, who joined the office last summer as a financial analyst, replaces Ben Winnick, who retired nearly a year ago. Williams’ resume includes jobs wit [...] Read full article: City Council Office of Financial Analysi...→

Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Least 40 Miles Of Streets To Help With Social Distancing

Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Least 40 Miles Of Streets To Help With Social Distancing

Opening the streets will provide other outdoor options so people can spread out, especially with city pools closed. Read full article: Mayor, City Council Agree To Open At Lea...→

City Council Amends State of Emergency Over Tijuana Sewage Spills

City Council Amends State of Emergency Over Tijuana Sewage Spills

Plastic, tires and sediment are flowing across the border with Mexico and into the U.S. and the city of San Diego, according to the amended state of emergency [...] Read full article: City Council Amends State of Emergency O...→

NYC approves ‘emergency’ construction on controversial luxury condo tower

NYC approves ‘emergency’ construction on controversial luxury condo tower

Construction crews returned to work on a controversial luxury tower in Manhattan last week, less than a month after New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo banned all nones [...] Read full article: NYC approves ‘emergency’ construction on...→