Related Articles: Denver City Council passes bag fee, Mayor Ha ...

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...→

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...→

Texas mayor: Women shouldn't deliver prayers at council meetings because it goes against the Bible

Texas mayor: Women shouldn't deliver prayers at council meetings because it goes against the Bible

The mayor of a small city in Texas said women should not be allowed to lead the prayers at public meetings of the City Council, pointing to two verses in the B [...] Read full article: Texas mayor: Women shouldn't deliver pra...→

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...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

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...→

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...→

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus "control group" faces recall petition filed by poker pro

"[Goodman has] failed to responsibly represent her constituency, not only in her clear disregard for public health, but also in her support for the casino owne [...] Read full article: Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as ...→

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...→

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

A conservative law firm is calling a new order in Kansas City, Missouri "Nazi-like" for requiring churches to "surveil, track, and spy" on anyone who attends a [...] Read full article: Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ po...→

Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect in city

The mayor of Livermore criticized the judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect Gregory Vien, who was released from jail amid concerns for the [...] Read full article: Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision t...→

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...→

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

"Tennessee doesn't have the adequate or accurate data to be opening," a union leader said, despite the state's decision to reopen businesses this week. Read full article: A Southern mayor had careful plans to re...→

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

The order would pertain to "retail stores, hotels, government buildings, schools and universities, recreational facilities, and service centers." Read full article: Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requireme...→

Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradual reopening June 1

Mexico City, one of the world's largest cities and the epicenter of the country's coronavirus epidemic, will begin a gradual reopening June 1, its mayor said W [...] Read full article: Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradua...→

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Newsmax TV ripped Judge Emmet Sullivan as a "political activist judge.""He's a disg [...] Read full article: Without mentioning him by name, former N...→

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...→

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend f [...]

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend from cancer, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department confirmed in a tweet Sunday. E [...] Read full article: Cerritos City Councilman and former mayo...→

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...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

New York City's new coronavirus cases are dropping, but Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is concerned that the city will have difficulty reopening c [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford R...→

Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean City beach reopening | WTOP

Mayor Paul Kuhns warns visitors to Ocean City, Maryland, to keep in mind that if they should decide to visit Delaware, they’ll find closures in Rehoboth Beach. Read full article: Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean C...→

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...→

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...→

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced over seven miles of city streets will be open to the public Monday as New York City continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: First city streets opening to pedestrian...→

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 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...→

War on plastics: Denver’s proposed bag fee just the beginning

War on plastics: Denver’s proposed bag fee just the beginning

Denver’s proposed fee for single-use bags is just the beginning of what City Council President Jolon Clark envisions as a “war on plastics.” Read full article: War on plastics: Denver’s proposed bag f...→

Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal 1985 bombing

The former Philadelphia mayor who led the city 3 1/2 decades ago when police dropped a bomb on a row house and caused an inferno that killed 11 people and dest [...] Read full article: Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal...→

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...→

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

“It’s my job to communicate effectively and if my tone ever interferes with the substance that I’m saying, then I haven’t done my job,” Mayor Sam Liccardo said [...] Read full article: San Jose mayor apologizes to top black c...→

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...→

Denver Mayor Hancock considering ordering face masks to be worn

Denver Mayor Hancock considering ordering face masks to be worn

A week before Denver’s stay-at-home order expires, Mayor Michael Hancock is considering a mandate for face masks, a representative said Friday. Read full article: Denver Mayor Hancock considering orderin...→

Denver mask mandate likely coming next week, Mayor Hancock says

Denver mask mandate likely coming next week, Mayor Hancock says

Mayor Michael Hancock said Thursday he expects to issue a mandate next week requiring Denver residents to wear face masks in public. Read full article: Denver mask mandate likely coming next w...→

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...→

Texas mayor: Women shouldn't deliver prayers at council meetings because it goes against the Bible

Texas mayor: Women shouldn't deliver prayers at council meetings because it goes against the Bible

The mayor of a small city in Texas said women should not be allowed to lead the prayers at public meetings of the City Council, pointing to two verses in the B [...] Read full article: Texas mayor: Women shouldn't deliver pra...→

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 ...→

Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradual reopening June 1

Mexico City, one of the world's largest cities and the epicenter of the country's coronavirus epidemic, will begin a gradual reopening June 1, its mayor said W [...] Read full article: Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradua...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

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...→

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 ...→

Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal 1985 bombing

The former Philadelphia mayor who led the city 3 1/2 decades ago when police dropped a bomb on a row house and caused an inferno that killed 11 people and dest [...] Read full article: Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal...→

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus "control group" faces recall petition filed by poker pro

"[Goodman has] failed to responsibly represent her constituency, not only in her clear disregard for public health, but also in her support for the casino owne [...] Read full article: Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as ...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

New York City's new coronavirus cases are dropping, but Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is concerned that the city will have difficulty reopening c [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford R...→

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...→

Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect in city

The mayor of Livermore criticized the judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect Gregory Vien, who was released from jail amid concerns for the [...] Read full article: Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision t...→

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...→

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

"Tennessee doesn't have the adequate or accurate data to be opening," a union leader said, despite the state's decision to reopen businesses this week. Read full article: A Southern mayor had careful plans to re...→

Denver mask mandate likely coming next week, Mayor Hancock says

Denver mask mandate likely coming next week, Mayor Hancock says

Mayor Michael Hancock said Thursday he expects to issue a mandate next week requiring Denver residents to wear face masks in public. Read full article: Denver mask mandate likely coming next w...→

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

The order would pertain to "retail stores, hotels, government buildings, schools and universities, recreational facilities, and service centers." Read full article: Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requireme...→

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 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...→

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Newsmax TV ripped Judge Emmet Sullivan as a "political activist judge.""He's a disg [...] Read full article: Without mentioning him by name, former N...→

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...→

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...→

War on plastics: Denver’s proposed bag fee just the beginning

War on plastics: Denver’s proposed bag fee just the beginning

Denver’s proposed fee for single-use bags is just the beginning of what City Council President Jolon Clark envisions as a “war on plastics.” Read full article: War on plastics: Denver’s proposed bag f...→

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend f [...]

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend from cancer, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department confirmed in a tweet Sunday. E [...] Read full article: Cerritos City Councilman and former 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...→

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...→

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

“It’s my job to communicate effectively and if my tone ever interferes with the substance that I’m saying, then I haven’t done my job,” Mayor Sam Liccardo said [...] Read full article: San Jose mayor apologizes to top black c...→

Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean City beach reopening | WTOP

Mayor Paul Kuhns warns visitors to Ocean City, Maryland, to keep in mind that if they should decide to visit Delaware, they’ll find closures in Rehoboth Beach. Read full article: Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean C...→

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

A conservative law firm is calling a new order in Kansas City, Missouri "Nazi-like" for requiring churches to "surveil, track, and spy" on anyone who attends a [...] Read full article: Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ po...→

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...→

Denver Mayor Hancock considering ordering face masks to be worn

Denver Mayor Hancock considering ordering face masks to be worn

A week before Denver’s stay-at-home order expires, Mayor Michael Hancock is considering a mandate for face masks, a representative said Friday. Read full article: Denver Mayor Hancock considering orderin...→

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced over seven miles of city streets will be open to the public Monday as New York City continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: First city streets opening to pedestrian...→

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...→

Texas mayor: Women shouldn't deliver prayers at council meetings because it goes against the Bible

Texas mayor: Women shouldn't deliver prayers at council meetings because it goes against the Bible

The mayor of a small city in Texas said women should not be allowed to lead the prayers at public meetings of the City Council, pointing to two verses in the B [...] Read full article: Texas mayor: Women shouldn't deliver pra...→

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requirement For Face Coverings In City

The order would pertain to "retail stores, hotels, government buildings, schools and universities, recreational facilities, and service centers." Read full article: Minneapolis Mayor Frey To Sign Requireme...→

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...→

Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradual reopening June 1

Mexico City, one of the world's largest cities and the epicenter of the country's coronavirus epidemic, will begin a gradual reopening June 1, its mayor said W [...] Read full article: Mayor says Mexico City will begin gradua...→

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...→

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based Care

As of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those Read full article: New York City Stepping Up Support For Nu...→

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on News [...]

Without mentioning him by name, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Newsmax TV ripped Judge Emmet Sullivan as a "political activist judge.""He's a disg [...] Read full article: Without mentioning him by name, former N...→

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...→

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...→

War on plastics: Denver’s proposed bag fee just the beginning

War on plastics: Denver’s proposed bag fee just the beginning

Denver’s proposed fee for single-use bags is just the beginning of what City Council President Jolon Clark envisions as a “war on plastics.” Read full article: War on plastics: Denver’s proposed bag f...→

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 ...→

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend f [...]

Cerritos City Councilman and former mayor Jim Edwards passed away this weekend from cancer, the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department confirmed in a tweet Sunday. E [...] Read full article: Cerritos City Councilman and former mayo...→

Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal 1985 bombing

The former Philadelphia mayor who led the city 3 1/2 decades ago when police dropped a bomb on a row house and caused an inferno that killed 11 people and dest [...] Read full article: Ex-mayor calls for city apology in fatal...→

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...→

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus

Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as coronavirus "control group" faces recall petition filed by poker pro

"[Goodman has] failed to responsibly represent her constituency, not only in her clear disregard for public health, but also in her support for the casino owne [...] Read full article: Las Vegas mayor who offered her city as ...→

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...→

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford Restart Without Federal Money

New York City's new coronavirus cases are dropping, but Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday that he is concerned that the city will have difficulty reopening c [...] Read full article: NYC Mayor de Blasio: City Can't Afford R...→

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

San Jose mayor apologizes to top black city director after plea from NAACP

“It’s my job to communicate effectively and if my tone ever interferes with the substance that I’m saying, then I haven’t done my job,” Mayor Sam Liccardo said [...] Read full article: San Jose mayor apologizes to top black c...→

Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean City beach reopening | WTOP

Mayor Paul Kuhns warns visitors to Ocean City, Maryland, to keep in mind that if they should decide to visit Delaware, they’ll find closures in Rehoboth Beach. Read full article: Rehoboth Beach’s mayor reacts to Ocean C...→

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ policy registering people attending church

A conservative law firm is calling a new order in Kansas City, Missouri "Nazi-like" for requiring churches to "surveil, track, and spy" on anyone who attends a [...] Read full article: Kansas City mayor defends ‘Nazi-like’ po...→

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...→

Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect in city

The mayor of Livermore criticized the judge’s decision to release cold case sex assault suspect Gregory Vien, who was released from jail amid concerns for the [...] Read full article: Livermore mayor slams judge’s decision t...→

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...→

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...→

Denver Mayor Hancock considering ordering face masks to be worn

Denver Mayor Hancock considering ordering face masks to be worn

A week before Denver’s stay-at-home order expires, Mayor Michael Hancock is considering a mandate for face masks, a representative said Friday. Read full article: Denver Mayor Hancock considering orderin...→

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

A Southern mayor had careful plans to reopen the city. His governor had other ideas.

"Tennessee doesn't have the adequate or accurate data to be opening," a union leader said, despite the state's decision to reopen businesses this week. Read full article: A Southern mayor had careful plans to re...→

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

First city streets opening to pedestrians Monday, mayor announces

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced over seven miles of city streets will be open to the public Monday as New York City continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: First city streets opening to pedestrian...→

Denver mask mandate likely coming next week, Mayor Hancock says

Denver mask mandate likely coming next week, Mayor Hancock says

Mayor Michael Hancock said Thursday he expects to issue a mandate next week requiring Denver residents to wear face masks in public. Read full article: Denver mask mandate likely coming next w...→

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...→