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Hurst City Council to Decide Next Step for Apartment Complex With 700 Code Violations

Hurst City Council to Decide Next Step for Apartment Complex With 700 Code Violations

City leaders in Hurst are expected to make a decision Tuesday on what to do with a troubled apartment complex. Dakota Place Apartments has more than 700 code violations. The owner of the complex was ordered to get everything up to code. City council will discuss hitting the owner with heavy penalties if things haven’t been repaired. The apartment complex… Read full article: Hurst City Council to Decide Next Step f...→

Hurst City Council to Decide Next Step for Apartment Complex With 700 Code Violations

Hurst City Council to Decide Next Step for Apartment Complex With 700 Code Violations

City leaders in Hurst are expected to make a decision Tuesday on what to do with a troubled apartment complex. Dakota Place Apartments has more than 700 code violations. The owner of the complex was ordered to get everything up to code. City council will discuss hitting the owner with heavy penalties if things haven’t been repaired. The apartment complex… Read full article: Hurst City Council to Decide Next Step f...→

Cambridge City Council Considers Pilot Program For Free MBTA Bus Route

Cambridge City Council Considers Pilot Program For Free MBTA Bus Route

The Cambridge City Council will vote whether to research the details of a pilot program that would make one MBTA bus line free. Read full article: Cambridge City Council Considers Pilot P...→

1 Injured in Shooting at Dallas Apartment Complex

1 Injured in Shooting at Dallas Apartment Complex

One person was injured in a shooting at an apartment complex early Monday morning. Dallas police responded at about 12:55 a.m. to an apartment complex in the 3500 block of E. Overton Road. Police say a male victim was hospitalized. No other information was available. Read full article: 1 Injured in Shooting at Dallas Apartmen...→

Letter: Robberies, thefts happen in every Oakland City Council district

Letter: Robberies, thefts happen in every Oakland City Council district

As council members, we must reach across district lines and work together to reduce serious crime city-wide. Read full article: Letter: Robberies, thefts happen in ever...→

Fire officials investigating after 3-alarm blaze tears through Watertown apartment complex

Fire officials investigating after 3-alarm blaze tears through Watertown apartment complex

There were no reported injuries but one resident was hospitalized with an unrelated health issue, Watertown Deputy Fire Chief Thomas McManus said.... Deputy Chief McManus of @WatertownFire says no firefighters or residents were hurt. One person was transported for a health issue unrelated directly to the fire and smoke. pic.twitter.com/3Jf5EdVJWZ Read full article: Fire officials investigating after 3-ala...→

Milpitas City Council OKs 38 new homes, 10 granny units

Milpitas City Council OKs 38 new homes, 10 granny units

The vote was 4-1, with Councilwoman Karina Dominguez voting against the project, saying she wanted to see more affordable units built on the land. Read full article: Milpitas City Council OKs 38 new homes, ...→

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police Priority

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police Priority

AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The Austin City Council passed a resolution Thursday calling on the Austin Police Department to make arresting people for small, personal amounts of marijuana less of a priority, CBS Austin reports.... BREAKING: Item 59, that relates to how low level marijuana cases are enforced, arrested and tested in Austin passed 9-0, Flannigan and Adler absent @cbsaustin Read full article: Austin City Council Unanimously Approves...→

Civilian police review will finally pass City Council in February or March, alderman says

Civilian police review will finally pass City Council in February or March, alderman says

Ald. Chris Taliaferro, chairman of the Committee on Public Safety, said negotiators for the Grassroots Alliance for Police Accountability and the mayor’s office are close to a deal that includes at least a partially-elected board. Read full article: Civilian police review will finally pass...→

City Council preps oversight of ‘ghost kitchens’

City Council preps oversight of ‘ghost kitchens’

“Ghost kitchens” have begun to scare New York restaurateurs — and local politicians are preparing to scrutinize the fast-growing food niche. The New York City Council has scheduled a Feb. 6 oversig… Read full article: City Council preps oversight of ‘ghost k...→

City Council Votes Today On New Legislation To Target Lead Exposure In Schools, Soil, Homes

City Council Votes Today On New Legislation To Target Lead Exposure In Schools, Soil, Homes

If passed, the new measures will, among other things, mandate that elementary schools are regularly inspected for peeling lead paint and require the Parks Department to test for lead in soil. Read full article: City Council Votes Today On New Legislat...→

St. Paul City Council considers 1 percent sales tax for housing, roads, transit and pre-K

St. Paul City Council considers 1 percent sales tax for housing, roads, transit and pre-K

Council Member Rebecca Noecker, who is taking a leading role in the proposal, said a resolution in support of the 1 percent sales tax likely will be presented to the council on Feb. 5. Read full article: St. Paul City Council considers 1 percen...→

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should be Awarded Series Titles | Breitbart

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should be Awarded Series Titles | Breitbart

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With Los Angeles fans reeling from news that two of the Dodgers’ recent World Series opponents were linked to a cheating Read full article: LA City Council Says Dodgers Should be A...→

L.A. City Council asks MLB to name Dodgers world champs amid sign-stealing scandal

L.A. City Council asks MLB to name Dodgers world champs amid sign-stealing scandal

"They got beat by teams that were cheating. We know that the Astros cheated, and they were advantaged by it," council member Gil Cedillo said. Read full article: L.A. City Council asks MLB to name Dodge...→

DART Plans for New Dallas Subway to City Council

DART Plans for New Dallas Subway to City Council

New plans for a proposed Downtown Dallas Subway were unveiled Tuesday at Dallas City Hall. Members of the Dallas City Council Transportation Committee voiced concerns about how Dallas Area Rapid Transit will pay the $1.4 billion price tag. The plans include a refined 2-mile route and station locations for the second downtown rail path, known as D-2. There are five… Read full article: DART Plans for New Dallas Subway to City...→

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be Awarded Series Titles

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be Awarded Series Titles

It requested the commissioner to recall the World Series trophies and award them to the Dodgers. With Los Angeles fans reeling from news that two of the Dodgers’ recent World Series opponents were linked to a cheating scandal that tipped off batters to what pitch was about to be thrown, the City Council voted Tuesday to ask Major League Baseball… Read full article: LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be A...→

Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers should be awarded World Series titles

Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers should be awarded World Series titles

Council members acknowledged that the vote was purely symbolic. The goal was to send a message that cheating shouldn’t be tolerated, said Councilman Gil Cedillo. Read full article: Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers sh...→

LA City Council Retreats From Law Requiring Potential Contractors To Disclose NRA Ties

LA City Council Retreats From Law Requiring Potential Contractors To Disclose NRA Ties

Los Angeles won't be able to pull the trigger on a law passed nearly a year ago that would have required companies bidding for city contracts to reveal any links with the National Rifle Association. Read full article: LA City Council Retreats From Law Requir...→

Fort Worth City Council to Vote on $3M Investment Into Rosemont Neighborhood

Fort Worth City Council to Vote on $3M Investment Into Rosemont Neighborhood

The Fort Worth City Council will vote Tuesday on a plan to invest $3 million into the Rosemont neighborhood. Looking around Rosemont, south of W. Berry Street and west of Interstate 35W, there’s a lot that catches Fernando Peralta Berrios’ eyes. “Many street lights are either out or super old. That leads to crime,” said Berrios, who is president of… Read full article: Fort Worth City Council to Vote on $3M I...→

California girl, 6, shot as she played with friend outside apartment complex

California girl, 6, shot as she played with friend outside apartment complex

Fresno Police Department said the shooting victim was a Hispanic female child and that she was taken to hospital in a stable condition. Read full article: California girl, 6, shot as she played w...→

City Council passes legislation preventing NYC stores from disallowing cash

City Council passes legislation preventing NYC stores from disallowing cash

A law that could go into effect soon prevents city stores from disallowing shoppers from using cash. Read full article: City Council passes legislation preventi...→

Lightfoot’s most powerful City Council ally urges her to abandon threat to abolish aldermanic prerogative over zoning

Lightfoot’s most powerful City Council ally urges her to abandon threat to abolish aldermanic prerogative over zoning

Ald. Scott Waguespack (32nd), Lightfoot’s handpicked chairman of the City Council’s Finance Committee, says it’s a fight the mayor would lose. Read full article: Lightfoot’s most powerful City Council a...→

Flames Rip Through Maple Shade Township Apartment Complex

Flames Rip Through Maple Shade Township Apartment Complex

The fire broke out around 3:30 a.m. Friday at the Roberts Mill Apartments on the 100 block of Great Road in Maple Shade Township.  Read full article: Flames Rip Through Maple Shade Township ...→

Brooklyn women with Alzheimer’s evicted from apartment by city

Brooklyn women with Alzheimer’s evicted from apartment by city

A 75-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s said she's being evicted from her public housing home in Brooklyn Read full article: Brooklyn women with Alzheimer’s evicted ...→

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Ordinance To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Priority For Police

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Ordinance To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Priority For Police

The new ordinance only requires officers to pursue felony marijuana cases, where there is an intent to sell. Misdemeanor cases would be dismissed. Read full article: Austin City Council Unanimously Approves...→

New York City Council votes to ban cashless businesses

New York City lawmakers voted Thursday to require stores and restaurants to accept cash for payment, saying businesses that accept only credit and debit cards are discriminating against New... Read full article: New York City Council votes to ban cashl...→

City Council Passes Bill Requiring Restaurants & Other Retail Businesses To Accept Cash

City Council Passes Bill Requiring Restaurants & Other Retail Businesses To Accept Cash

Cash (Will Continue To) Rule Everything Around Me: a new bill prohibits restaurants and retail stores from refusing to accept cash. Read full article: City Council Passes Bill Requiring Resta...→

Marijuana businesses are ready to open in Detroit, but city council is keeping them waiting | Higher Ground | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Marijuana businesses are ready to open in Detroit, but city council is keeping them waiting | Higher Ground | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

We still haven't heard a word from Detroit City Council regarding opting in to the state recreational adult-use marijuana program. Initially, Council set a Jan.... Read full article: Marijuana businesses are ready to open i...→

City council members propose new office to help Puerto Ricans displaced by natural disasters - amNewYork

City council members Ritchie Torres and Diana Ayala are proposing the city create of a new office to help displaced Puerto Ricans coming to the city.  The Read full article: City council members propose new office ...→

Fullerton City Council Clears Way For Year-Round Homeless Shelter

Fullerton City Council Clears Way For Year-Round Homeless Shelter

A vote to approve Fullerton’s first year-round homeless shelter drew hundreds of protesters – who were in support of the proposed facility. Read full article: Fullerton City Council Clears Way For Ye...→

Marijuana businesses are ready to open in Detroit, but city council is keeping them waiting

Marijuana businesses are ready to open in Detroit, but city council is keeping them waiting

We still haven't heard a word from Detroit City Council regarding opting in to the state recreational adult-use marijuana program. That's getting pretty ominous as... Read full article: Marijuana businesses are ready to open i...→

LA City Council Repeals Requirements for Contractors to Reveal NRA Ties

LA City Council Repeals Requirements for Contractors to Reveal NRA Ties

The Los Angeles City Council is repealing a law requiring companies that want city contracts to disclose whether they have ties to the National Rifle Association, weeks after a federal judge blocked the city from enforcing the ordinance. Council members voted 12-0 without discussion Tuesday to roll back the law, which was passed last year. It required firms seeking deals… Read full article: LA City Council Repeals Requirements for...→

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be Awarded Series Titles

It requested the commissioner to recall the World Series trophies and award them to the Dodgers. With Los Angeles fans reeling from news that two of the Dodgers’ recent World Series opponents were linked to a cheating scandal that tipped of Read full article: LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be A...→

Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers should be awarded World Series titles

Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers should be awarded World Series titles

With Los Angeles fans reeling from news that two of the Dodgers’ recent World Series opponents were linked to a cheating scandal that tipped off batters to what pitch was about to be thrown, the City Council voted Tuesday to ask Major League Baseball to strip the Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox of their World Series titles. Read full article: Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers sh...→

Preservation And Progress: How Will The City Council Find A Balance For NYC's Historic Neighborhoods?

Preservation And Progress: How Will The City Council Find A Balance For NYC's Historic Neighborhoods?

Development is changing the face of neighborhoods all over the city. While some call this progress, others believe it's destroying the history of New York. Read full article: Preservation And Progress: How Will The ...→

City Council Staffers Achieve Major Milestone In Union Push

City Council Staffers Achieve Major Milestone In Union Push

"We will be the first unaffiliated legislative staff union. So we're excited and also scared by that prospect. But it's momentous." Read full article: City Council Staffers Achieve Major Mile...→

Man, Woman Found Dead In Alhambra, Suspect In CustodyA man and a woman were found at an apartment complex in the 400 block of North Second Street at about 7:13 p.m.

Man, Woman Found Dead In Alhambra, Suspect In CustodyA man and a woman were found at an apartment complex in the 400 block of North Second Street at about 7:13 p.m.

A man and a woman were found fatally shot at an apartment complex in the 400 block of North Second Street at about 7:13 p.m.... Police said a handgun was found at the scene and a suspect was taken into custody after he approached an officer and said he had shot two people. Read full article: Man, Woman Found Dead In Alhambra, Suspe...→

Reward raised to $8K after Liberty City teen fatally shot near apartment

Reward raised to $8K after Liberty City teen fatally shot near apartment

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Investigators have raised the reward for information leading to an arrest in the fatal shooting of a Liberty City teenager... Read full article: Reward raised to $8K after Liberty City ...→

Massive blaze rips through apartment complex in Watertown

Massive blaze rips through apartment complex in Watertown

WATERTOWN, MASS. (WHDH) - A three-alarm blaze ripped through an apartment complex in Watertown on Friday morning, causing part of the roof to collapse. Video... Read full article: Massive blaze rips through apartment com...→

Berkley City Council votes to tear down homes for Vinsetta Garage parking

Berkley City Council votes to tear down homes for Vinsetta Garage parking

Berkley City Council unanimously approved a plan Thursday to tear down homes for Vinsetta Garage parking. Read full article: Berkley City Council votes to tear down ...→

Civilian police review will finally pass City Council in February or March, alderman says

Civilian police review will finally pass City Council in February or March, alderman says

The Gaming Board made it clear that once casinos and racetracks do get the go-ahead, they can start taking bets "as soon as they are ready to do so." But the board still did not set a start date. Read full article: Civilian police review will finally pass...→

New York City Council votes to ban cashless businesses

New York City Council votes to ban cashless businesses

New York City lawmakers voted Thursday to require stores and restaurants to accept cash for payment, saying businesses that accept only credit and debit cards are discriminating against New Yorkers who lack bank accounts and credit cards. Read full article: New York City Council votes to ban cashl...→

Report: New York City Council Aims to Give Voting Rights to Non-Citizens

Report: New York City Council Aims to Give Voting Rights to Non-Citizens

A faction of New York City Council members are aiming to provide citywide voting rights to non-citizens living in the five boroughs.  Read full article: Report: New York City Council Aims to Gi...→

For the first time in city history, Elgin council OKs landmark nomination against owner's wishes

For the first time in city history, Elgin council OKs landmark nomination against owner's wishes

The Elgin City Council nominated for landmark status a building over the objections of its owner, the first time this happened in the city's history. Read full article: For the first time in city history, Elgi...→

LA City Council Passes Ban On Private Migrant Detention Centers

LA City Council Passes Ban On Private Migrant Detention Centers

The ordinance specifically notes a private children’s immigrant detention center which was recently proposed in Arleta. Read full article: LA City Council Passes Ban On Private Mi...→

Atlanta City Council moves forward with creation of Office of Inspector General - Atlanta INtown Paper

Atlanta City Council moves forward with creation of Office of Inspector General - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta City Council moved forward with legislation Tuesday to amend the city’s charter to create the Office of Inspector General. As a charter amendment, the ordinance will require three reads and two adoptions by council. Tuesday’s vote was the second read and first adoption of the legislation. The council is expected to consider final… Read full article: Atlanta City Council moves forward with ...→

City Council approves United Airlines for 24 more gates at DIA

City Council approves United Airlines for 24 more gates at DIA

The Denver City Council has unanimously approved an amendment granting United Airlines access to 24 more gates at Denver International Airport. Read full article: City Council approves United Airlines fo...→

LA City Council Repeals Requirements for Contractors to Reveal NRA Ties

The Los Angeles City Council is repealing a law requiring companies that want city contracts to disclose whether they have ties to the National Rifle Association, weeks after a federal judge blocked the city from enforcing the ordinance. Co Read full article: LA City Council Repeals Requirements for...→

Council committee approves bill for expanded lead testing at city park project sites - amNewYork

The City Council Environmental Protection committee approved a bill Tuesday that would require the Parks Department to conduct testing for lead in soil at Read full article: Council committee approves bill for expa...→

'They choose the street': NYPD homeless outreach on subways under scrutiny by City Council - amNewYork

A joint committee in the City Council examined NYPD’s homeless diversion program in the subways, which to advocates represents a policy that fines the Read full article: 'They choose the street': NYPD homeless ...→

Cambridge City Council Considers Pilot Program For Free MBTA Bus Route

Cambridge City Council Considers Pilot Program For Free MBTA Bus Route

The Cambridge City Council will vote whether to research the details of a pilot program that would make one MBTA bus line free. Read full article: Cambridge City Council Considers Pilot P...→

City Council Staffers Achieve Major Milestone In Union Push

City Council Staffers Achieve Major Milestone In Union Push

"We will be the first unaffiliated legislative staff union. So we're excited and also scared by that prospect. But it's momentous." Read full article: City Council Staffers Achieve Major Mile...→

California girl, 6, shot as she played with friend outside apartment complex

California girl, 6, shot as she played with friend outside apartment complex

Fresno Police Department said the shooting victim was a Hispanic female child and that she was taken to hospital in a stable condition. Read full article: California girl, 6, shot as she played w...→

Letter: Robberies, thefts happen in every Oakland City Council district

Letter: Robberies, thefts happen in every Oakland City Council district

As council members, we must reach across district lines and work together to reduce serious crime city-wide. Read full article: Letter: Robberies, thefts happen in ever...→

Reward raised to $8K after Liberty City teen fatally shot near apartment

Reward raised to $8K after Liberty City teen fatally shot near apartment

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Investigators have raised the reward for information leading to an arrest in the fatal shooting of a Liberty City teenager... Read full article: Reward raised to $8K after Liberty City ...→

Lightfoot’s most powerful City Council ally urges her to abandon threat to abolish aldermanic prerogative over zoning

Lightfoot’s most powerful City Council ally urges her to abandon threat to abolish aldermanic prerogative over zoning

Ald. Scott Waguespack (32nd), Lightfoot’s handpicked chairman of the City Council’s Finance Committee, says it’s a fight the mayor would lose. Read full article: Lightfoot’s most powerful City Council a...→

Berkley City Council votes to tear down homes for Vinsetta Garage parking

Berkley City Council votes to tear down homes for Vinsetta Garage parking

Berkley City Council unanimously approved a plan Thursday to tear down homes for Vinsetta Garage parking. Read full article: Berkley City Council votes to tear down ...→

Brooklyn women with Alzheimer’s evicted from apartment by city

Brooklyn women with Alzheimer’s evicted from apartment by city

A 75-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s said she's being evicted from her public housing home in Brooklyn Read full article: Brooklyn women with Alzheimer’s evicted ...→

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police Priority

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police Priority

AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The Austin City Council passed a resolution Thursday calling on the Austin Police Department to make arresting people for small, personal amounts of marijuana less of a priority, CBS Austin reports.... BREAKING: Item 59, that relates to how low level marijuana cases are enforced, arrested and tested in Austin passed 9-0, Flannigan and Adler absent @cbsaustin Read full article: Austin City Council Unanimously Approves...→

New York City Council votes to ban cashless businesses

New York City Council votes to ban cashless businesses

New York City lawmakers voted Thursday to require stores and restaurants to accept cash for payment, saying businesses that accept only credit and debit cards are discriminating against New Yorkers who lack bank accounts and credit cards. Read full article: New York City Council votes to ban cashl...→

New York City Council votes to ban cashless businesses

New York City lawmakers voted Thursday to require stores and restaurants to accept cash for payment, saying businesses that accept only credit and debit cards are discriminating against New... Read full article: New York City Council votes to ban cashl...→

City Council preps oversight of ‘ghost kitchens’

City Council preps oversight of ‘ghost kitchens’

“Ghost kitchens” have begun to scare New York restaurateurs — and local politicians are preparing to scrutinize the fast-growing food niche. The New York City Council has scheduled a Feb. 6 oversig… Read full article: City Council preps oversight of ‘ghost k...→

Report: New York City Council Aims to Give Voting Rights to Non-Citizens

Report: New York City Council Aims to Give Voting Rights to Non-Citizens

A faction of New York City Council members are aiming to provide citywide voting rights to non-citizens living in the five boroughs.  Read full article: Report: New York City Council Aims to Gi...→

Marijuana businesses are ready to open in Detroit, but city council is keeping them waiting | Higher Ground | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Marijuana businesses are ready to open in Detroit, but city council is keeping them waiting | Higher Ground | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

We still haven't heard a word from Detroit City Council regarding opting in to the state recreational adult-use marijuana program. Initially, Council set a Jan.... Read full article: Marijuana businesses are ready to open i...→

St. Paul City Council considers 1 percent sales tax for housing, roads, transit and pre-K

St. Paul City Council considers 1 percent sales tax for housing, roads, transit and pre-K

Council Member Rebecca Noecker, who is taking a leading role in the proposal, said a resolution in support of the 1 percent sales tax likely will be presented to the council on Feb. 5. Read full article: St. Paul City Council considers 1 percen...→

LA City Council Passes Ban On Private Migrant Detention Centers

LA City Council Passes Ban On Private Migrant Detention Centers

The ordinance specifically notes a private children’s immigrant detention center which was recently proposed in Arleta. Read full article: LA City Council Passes Ban On Private Mi...→

Fullerton City Council Clears Way For Year-Round Homeless Shelter

Fullerton City Council Clears Way For Year-Round Homeless Shelter

A vote to approve Fullerton’s first year-round homeless shelter drew hundreds of protesters – who were in support of the proposed facility. Read full article: Fullerton City Council Clears Way For Ye...→

L.A. City Council asks MLB to name Dodgers world champs amid sign-stealing scandal

L.A. City Council asks MLB to name Dodgers world champs amid sign-stealing scandal

"They got beat by teams that were cheating. We know that the Astros cheated, and they were advantaged by it," council member Gil Cedillo said. Read full article: L.A. City Council asks MLB to name Dodge...→

City Council approves United Airlines for 24 more gates at DIA

City Council approves United Airlines for 24 more gates at DIA

The Denver City Council has unanimously approved an amendment granting United Airlines access to 24 more gates at Denver International Airport. Read full article: City Council approves United Airlines fo...→

LA City Council Repeals Requirements for Contractors to Reveal NRA Ties

LA City Council Repeals Requirements for Contractors to Reveal NRA Ties

The Los Angeles City Council is repealing a law requiring companies that want city contracts to disclose whether they have ties to the National Rifle Association, weeks after a federal judge blocked the city from enforcing the ordinance. Council members voted 12-0 without discussion Tuesday to roll back the law, which was passed last year. It required firms seeking deals… Read full article: LA City Council Repeals Requirements for...→

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be Awarded Series Titles

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be Awarded Series Titles

It requested the commissioner to recall the World Series trophies and award them to the Dodgers. With Los Angeles fans reeling from news that two of the Dodgers’ recent World Series opponents were linked to a cheating scandal that tipped off batters to what pitch was about to be thrown, the City Council voted Tuesday to ask Major League Baseball… Read full article: LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be A...→

Council committee approves bill for expanded lead testing at city park project sites - amNewYork

The City Council Environmental Protection committee approved a bill Tuesday that would require the Parks Department to conduct testing for lead in soil at Read full article: Council committee approves bill for expa...→

Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers should be awarded World Series titles

Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers should be awarded World Series titles

With Los Angeles fans reeling from news that two of the Dodgers’ recent World Series opponents were linked to a cheating scandal that tipped off batters to what pitch was about to be thrown, the City Council voted Tuesday to ask Major League Baseball to strip the Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox of their World Series titles. Read full article: Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers sh...→

LA City Council Retreats From Law Requiring Potential Contractors To Disclose NRA Ties

LA City Council Retreats From Law Requiring Potential Contractors To Disclose NRA Ties

Los Angeles won't be able to pull the trigger on a law passed nearly a year ago that would have required companies bidding for city contracts to reveal any links with the National Rifle Association. Read full article: LA City Council Retreats From Law Requir...→

Fort Worth City Council to Vote on $3M Investment Into Rosemont Neighborhood

Fort Worth City Council to Vote on $3M Investment Into Rosemont Neighborhood

The Fort Worth City Council will vote Tuesday on a plan to invest $3 million into the Rosemont neighborhood. Looking around Rosemont, south of W. Berry Street and west of Interstate 35W, there’s a lot that catches Fernando Peralta Berrios’ eyes. “Many street lights are either out or super old. That leads to crime,” said Berrios, who is president of… Read full article: Fort Worth City Council to Vote on $3M I...→

1 Injured in Shooting at Dallas Apartment Complex

1 Injured in Shooting at Dallas Apartment Complex

One person was injured in a shooting at an apartment complex early Monday morning. Dallas police responded at about 12:55 a.m. to an apartment complex in the 3500 block of E. Overton Road. Police say a male victim was hospitalized. No other information was available. Read full article: 1 Injured in Shooting at Dallas Apartmen...→

Man, Woman Found Dead In Alhambra, Suspect In CustodyA man and a woman were found at an apartment complex in the 400 block of North Second Street at about 7:13 p.m.

Man, Woman Found Dead In Alhambra, Suspect In CustodyA man and a woman were found at an apartment complex in the 400 block of North Second Street at about 7:13 p.m.

A man and a woman were found fatally shot at an apartment complex in the 400 block of North Second Street at about 7:13 p.m.... Police said a handgun was found at the scene and a suspect was taken into custody after he approached an officer and said he had shot two people. Read full article: Man, Woman Found Dead In Alhambra, Suspe...→

City Council passes legislation preventing NYC stores from disallowing cash

City Council passes legislation preventing NYC stores from disallowing cash

A law that could go into effect soon prevents city stores from disallowing shoppers from using cash. Read full article: City Council passes legislation preventi...→

Fire officials investigating after 3-alarm blaze tears through Watertown apartment complex

Fire officials investigating after 3-alarm blaze tears through Watertown apartment complex

There were no reported injuries but one resident was hospitalized with an unrelated health issue, Watertown Deputy Fire Chief Thomas McManus said.... Deputy Chief McManus of @WatertownFire says no firefighters or residents were hurt. One person was transported for a health issue unrelated directly to the fire and smoke. pic.twitter.com/3Jf5EdVJWZ Read full article: Fire officials investigating after 3-ala...→

Massive blaze rips through apartment complex in Watertown

Massive blaze rips through apartment complex in Watertown

WATERTOWN, MASS. (WHDH) - A three-alarm blaze ripped through an apartment complex in Watertown on Friday morning, causing part of the roof to collapse. Video... Read full article: Massive blaze rips through apartment com...→

Flames Rip Through Maple Shade Township Apartment Complex

Flames Rip Through Maple Shade Township Apartment Complex

The fire broke out around 3:30 a.m. Friday at the Roberts Mill Apartments on the 100 block of Great Road in Maple Shade Township.  Read full article: Flames Rip Through Maple Shade Township ...→

Milpitas City Council OKs 38 new homes, 10 granny units

Milpitas City Council OKs 38 new homes, 10 granny units

The vote was 4-1, with Councilwoman Karina Dominguez voting against the project, saying she wanted to see more affordable units built on the land. Read full article: Milpitas City Council OKs 38 new homes, ...→

Civilian police review will finally pass City Council in February or March, alderman says

Civilian police review will finally pass City Council in February or March, alderman says

The Gaming Board made it clear that once casinos and racetracks do get the go-ahead, they can start taking bets "as soon as they are ready to do so." But the board still did not set a start date. Read full article: Civilian police review will finally pass...→

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Ordinance To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Priority For Police

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Ordinance To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Priority For Police

The new ordinance only requires officers to pursue felony marijuana cases, where there is an intent to sell. Misdemeanor cases would be dismissed. Read full article: Austin City Council Unanimously Approves...→

Civilian police review will finally pass City Council in February or March, alderman says

Civilian police review will finally pass City Council in February or March, alderman says

Ald. Chris Taliaferro, chairman of the Committee on Public Safety, said negotiators for the Grassroots Alliance for Police Accountability and the mayor’s office are close to a deal that includes at least a partially-elected board. Read full article: Civilian police review will finally pass...→

City Council Passes Bill Requiring Restaurants & Other Retail Businesses To Accept Cash

City Council Passes Bill Requiring Restaurants & Other Retail Businesses To Accept Cash

Cash (Will Continue To) Rule Everything Around Me: a new bill prohibits restaurants and retail stores from refusing to accept cash. Read full article: City Council Passes Bill Requiring Resta...→

City Council Votes Today On New Legislation To Target Lead Exposure In Schools, Soil, Homes

City Council Votes Today On New Legislation To Target Lead Exposure In Schools, Soil, Homes

If passed, the new measures will, among other things, mandate that elementary schools are regularly inspected for peeling lead paint and require the Parks Department to test for lead in soil. Read full article: City Council Votes Today On New Legislat...→

For the first time in city history, Elgin council OKs landmark nomination against owner's wishes

For the first time in city history, Elgin council OKs landmark nomination against owner's wishes

The Elgin City Council nominated for landmark status a building over the objections of its owner, the first time this happened in the city's history. Read full article: For the first time in city history, Elgi...→

City council members propose new office to help Puerto Ricans displaced by natural disasters - amNewYork

City council members Ritchie Torres and Diana Ayala are proposing the city create of a new office to help displaced Puerto Ricans coming to the city.  The Read full article: City council members propose new office ...→

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should be Awarded Series Titles | Breitbart

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should be Awarded Series Titles | Breitbart

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With Los Angeles fans reeling from news that two of the Dodgers’ recent World Series opponents were linked to a cheating Read full article: LA City Council Says Dodgers Should be A...→

Atlanta City Council moves forward with creation of Office of Inspector General - Atlanta INtown Paper

Atlanta City Council moves forward with creation of Office of Inspector General - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta City Council moved forward with legislation Tuesday to amend the city’s charter to create the Office of Inspector General. As a charter amendment, the ordinance will require three reads and two adoptions by council. Tuesday’s vote was the second read and first adoption of the legislation. The council is expected to consider final… Read full article: Atlanta City Council moves forward with ...→

Marijuana businesses are ready to open in Detroit, but city council is keeping them waiting

Marijuana businesses are ready to open in Detroit, but city council is keeping them waiting

We still haven't heard a word from Detroit City Council regarding opting in to the state recreational adult-use marijuana program. That's getting pretty ominous as... Read full article: Marijuana businesses are ready to open i...→

DART Plans for New Dallas Subway to City Council

DART Plans for New Dallas Subway to City Council

New plans for a proposed Downtown Dallas Subway were unveiled Tuesday at Dallas City Hall. Members of the Dallas City Council Transportation Committee voiced concerns about how Dallas Area Rapid Transit will pay the $1.4 billion price tag. The plans include a refined 2-mile route and station locations for the second downtown rail path, known as D-2. There are five… Read full article: DART Plans for New Dallas Subway to City...→

LA City Council Repeals Requirements for Contractors to Reveal NRA Ties

The Los Angeles City Council is repealing a law requiring companies that want city contracts to disclose whether they have ties to the National Rifle Association, weeks after a federal judge blocked the city from enforcing the ordinance. Co Read full article: LA City Council Repeals Requirements for...→

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be Awarded Series Titles

It requested the commissioner to recall the World Series trophies and award them to the Dodgers. With Los Angeles fans reeling from news that two of the Dodgers’ recent World Series opponents were linked to a cheating scandal that tipped of Read full article: LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be A...→

Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers should be awarded World Series titles

Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers should be awarded World Series titles

Council members acknowledged that the vote was purely symbolic. The goal was to send a message that cheating shouldn’t be tolerated, said Councilman Gil Cedillo. Read full article: Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers sh...→

'They choose the street': NYPD homeless outreach on subways under scrutiny by City Council - amNewYork

A joint committee in the City Council examined NYPD’s homeless diversion program in the subways, which to advocates represents a policy that fines the Read full article: 'They choose the street': NYPD homeless ...→

Preservation And Progress: How Will The City Council Find A Balance For NYC's Historic Neighborhoods?

Preservation And Progress: How Will The City Council Find A Balance For NYC's Historic Neighborhoods?

Development is changing the face of neighborhoods all over the city. While some call this progress, others believe it's destroying the history of New York. Read full article: Preservation And Progress: How Will The ...→

Cambridge City Council Considers Pilot Program For Free MBTA Bus Route

Cambridge City Council Considers Pilot Program For Free MBTA Bus Route

The Cambridge City Council will vote whether to research the details of a pilot program that would make one MBTA bus line free. Read full article: Cambridge City Council Considers Pilot P...→

Fort Worth City Council to Vote on $3M Investment Into Rosemont Neighborhood

Fort Worth City Council to Vote on $3M Investment Into Rosemont Neighborhood

The Fort Worth City Council will vote Tuesday on a plan to invest $3 million into the Rosemont neighborhood. Looking around Rosemont, south of W. Berry Street and west of Interstate 35W, there’s a lot that catches Fernando Peralta Berrios’ eyes. “Many street lights are either out or super old. That leads to crime,” said Berrios, who is president of… Read full article: Fort Worth City Council to Vote on $3M I...→

City Council Staffers Achieve Major Milestone In Union Push

City Council Staffers Achieve Major Milestone In Union Push

"We will be the first unaffiliated legislative staff union. So we're excited and also scared by that prospect. But it's momentous." Read full article: City Council Staffers Achieve Major Mile...→

1 Injured in Shooting at Dallas Apartment Complex

1 Injured in Shooting at Dallas Apartment Complex

One person was injured in a shooting at an apartment complex early Monday morning. Dallas police responded at about 12:55 a.m. to an apartment complex in the 3500 block of E. Overton Road. Police say a male victim was hospitalized. No other information was available. Read full article: 1 Injured in Shooting at Dallas Apartmen...→

California girl, 6, shot as she played with friend outside apartment complex

California girl, 6, shot as she played with friend outside apartment complex

Fresno Police Department said the shooting victim was a Hispanic female child and that she was taken to hospital in a stable condition. Read full article: California girl, 6, shot as she played w...→

Man, Woman Found Dead In Alhambra, Suspect In CustodyA man and a woman were found at an apartment complex in the 400 block of North Second Street at about 7:13 p.m.

Man, Woman Found Dead In Alhambra, Suspect In CustodyA man and a woman were found at an apartment complex in the 400 block of North Second Street at about 7:13 p.m.

A man and a woman were found fatally shot at an apartment complex in the 400 block of North Second Street at about 7:13 p.m.... Police said a handgun was found at the scene and a suspect was taken into custody after he approached an officer and said he had shot two people. Read full article: Man, Woman Found Dead In Alhambra, Suspe...→

Letter: Robberies, thefts happen in every Oakland City Council district

Letter: Robberies, thefts happen in every Oakland City Council district

As council members, we must reach across district lines and work together to reduce serious crime city-wide. Read full article: Letter: Robberies, thefts happen in ever...→

City Council passes legislation preventing NYC stores from disallowing cash

City Council passes legislation preventing NYC stores from disallowing cash

A law that could go into effect soon prevents city stores from disallowing shoppers from using cash. Read full article: City Council passes legislation preventi...→

Reward raised to $8K after Liberty City teen fatally shot near apartment

Reward raised to $8K after Liberty City teen fatally shot near apartment

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Investigators have raised the reward for information leading to an arrest in the fatal shooting of a Liberty City teenager... Read full article: Reward raised to $8K after Liberty City ...→

Fire officials investigating after 3-alarm blaze tears through Watertown apartment complex

Fire officials investigating after 3-alarm blaze tears through Watertown apartment complex

There were no reported injuries but one resident was hospitalized with an unrelated health issue, Watertown Deputy Fire Chief Thomas McManus said.... Deputy Chief McManus of @WatertownFire says no firefighters or residents were hurt. One person was transported for a health issue unrelated directly to the fire and smoke. pic.twitter.com/3Jf5EdVJWZ Read full article: Fire officials investigating after 3-ala...→

Lightfoot’s most powerful City Council ally urges her to abandon threat to abolish aldermanic prerogative over zoning

Lightfoot’s most powerful City Council ally urges her to abandon threat to abolish aldermanic prerogative over zoning

Ald. Scott Waguespack (32nd), Lightfoot’s handpicked chairman of the City Council’s Finance Committee, says it’s a fight the mayor would lose. Read full article: Lightfoot’s most powerful City Council a...→

Massive blaze rips through apartment complex in Watertown

Massive blaze rips through apartment complex in Watertown

WATERTOWN, MASS. (WHDH) - A three-alarm blaze ripped through an apartment complex in Watertown on Friday morning, causing part of the roof to collapse. Video... Read full article: Massive blaze rips through apartment com...→

Flames Rip Through Maple Shade Township Apartment Complex

Flames Rip Through Maple Shade Township Apartment Complex

The fire broke out around 3:30 a.m. Friday at the Roberts Mill Apartments on the 100 block of Great Road in Maple Shade Township.  Read full article: Flames Rip Through Maple Shade Township ...→

Berkley City Council votes to tear down homes for Vinsetta Garage parking

Berkley City Council votes to tear down homes for Vinsetta Garage parking

Berkley City Council unanimously approved a plan Thursday to tear down homes for Vinsetta Garage parking. Read full article: Berkley City Council votes to tear down ...→

Milpitas City Council OKs 38 new homes, 10 granny units

Milpitas City Council OKs 38 new homes, 10 granny units

The vote was 4-1, with Councilwoman Karina Dominguez voting against the project, saying she wanted to see more affordable units built on the land. Read full article: Milpitas City Council OKs 38 new homes, ...→

Brooklyn women with Alzheimer’s evicted from apartment by city

Brooklyn women with Alzheimer’s evicted from apartment by city

A 75-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s said she's being evicted from her public housing home in Brooklyn Read full article: Brooklyn women with Alzheimer’s evicted ...→

Civilian police review will finally pass City Council in February or March, alderman says

Civilian police review will finally pass City Council in February or March, alderman says

The Gaming Board made it clear that once casinos and racetracks do get the go-ahead, they can start taking bets "as soon as they are ready to do so." But the board still did not set a start date. Read full article: Civilian police review will finally pass...→

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police Priority

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Resolution To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Police Priority

AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The Austin City Council passed a resolution Thursday calling on the Austin Police Department to make arresting people for small, personal amounts of marijuana less of a priority, CBS Austin reports.... BREAKING: Item 59, that relates to how low level marijuana cases are enforced, arrested and tested in Austin passed 9-0, Flannigan and Adler absent @cbsaustin Read full article: Austin City Council Unanimously Approves...→

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Ordinance To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Priority For Police

Austin City Council Unanimously Approves Ordinance To Make Low-Level Marijuana Busts Less Of A Priority For Police

The new ordinance only requires officers to pursue felony marijuana cases, where there is an intent to sell. Misdemeanor cases would be dismissed. Read full article: Austin City Council Unanimously Approves...→

New York City Council votes to ban cashless businesses

New York City Council votes to ban cashless businesses

New York City lawmakers voted Thursday to require stores and restaurants to accept cash for payment, saying businesses that accept only credit and debit cards are discriminating against New Yorkers who lack bank accounts and credit cards. Read full article: New York City Council votes to ban cashl...→

Civilian police review will finally pass City Council in February or March, alderman says

Civilian police review will finally pass City Council in February or March, alderman says

Ald. Chris Taliaferro, chairman of the Committee on Public Safety, said negotiators for the Grassroots Alliance for Police Accountability and the mayor’s office are close to a deal that includes at least a partially-elected board. Read full article: Civilian police review will finally pass...→

New York City Council votes to ban cashless businesses

New York City lawmakers voted Thursday to require stores and restaurants to accept cash for payment, saying businesses that accept only credit and debit cards are discriminating against New... Read full article: New York City Council votes to ban cashl...→

City Council preps oversight of ‘ghost kitchens’

City Council preps oversight of ‘ghost kitchens’

“Ghost kitchens” have begun to scare New York restaurateurs — and local politicians are preparing to scrutinize the fast-growing food niche. The New York City Council has scheduled a Feb. 6 oversig… Read full article: City Council preps oversight of ‘ghost k...→

City Council Passes Bill Requiring Restaurants & Other Retail Businesses To Accept Cash

City Council Passes Bill Requiring Restaurants & Other Retail Businesses To Accept Cash

Cash (Will Continue To) Rule Everything Around Me: a new bill prohibits restaurants and retail stores from refusing to accept cash. Read full article: City Council Passes Bill Requiring Resta...→

Report: New York City Council Aims to Give Voting Rights to Non-Citizens

Report: New York City Council Aims to Give Voting Rights to Non-Citizens

A faction of New York City Council members are aiming to provide citywide voting rights to non-citizens living in the five boroughs.  Read full article: Report: New York City Council Aims to Gi...→

City Council Votes Today On New Legislation To Target Lead Exposure In Schools, Soil, Homes

City Council Votes Today On New Legislation To Target Lead Exposure In Schools, Soil, Homes

If passed, the new measures will, among other things, mandate that elementary schools are regularly inspected for peeling lead paint and require the Parks Department to test for lead in soil. Read full article: City Council Votes Today On New Legislat...→

Marijuana businesses are ready to open in Detroit, but city council is keeping them waiting | Higher Ground | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

Marijuana businesses are ready to open in Detroit, but city council is keeping them waiting | Higher Ground | Detroit | Detroit Metro Times

We still haven't heard a word from Detroit City Council regarding opting in to the state recreational adult-use marijuana program. Initially, Council set a Jan.... Read full article: Marijuana businesses are ready to open i...→

For the first time in city history, Elgin council OKs landmark nomination against owner's wishes

For the first time in city history, Elgin council OKs landmark nomination against owner's wishes

The Elgin City Council nominated for landmark status a building over the objections of its owner, the first time this happened in the city's history. Read full article: For the first time in city history, Elgi...→

St. Paul City Council considers 1 percent sales tax for housing, roads, transit and pre-K

St. Paul City Council considers 1 percent sales tax for housing, roads, transit and pre-K

Council Member Rebecca Noecker, who is taking a leading role in the proposal, said a resolution in support of the 1 percent sales tax likely will be presented to the council on Feb. 5. Read full article: St. Paul City Council considers 1 percen...→

City council members propose new office to help Puerto Ricans displaced by natural disasters - amNewYork

City council members Ritchie Torres and Diana Ayala are proposing the city create of a new office to help displaced Puerto Ricans coming to the city.  The Read full article: City council members propose new office ...→

LA City Council Passes Ban On Private Migrant Detention Centers

LA City Council Passes Ban On Private Migrant Detention Centers

The ordinance specifically notes a private children’s immigrant detention center which was recently proposed in Arleta. Read full article: LA City Council Passes Ban On Private Mi...→

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should be Awarded Series Titles | Breitbart

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should be Awarded Series Titles | Breitbart

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With Los Angeles fans reeling from news that two of the Dodgers’ recent World Series opponents were linked to a cheating Read full article: LA City Council Says Dodgers Should be A...→

Fullerton City Council Clears Way For Year-Round Homeless Shelter

Fullerton City Council Clears Way For Year-Round Homeless Shelter

A vote to approve Fullerton’s first year-round homeless shelter drew hundreds of protesters – who were in support of the proposed facility. Read full article: Fullerton City Council Clears Way For Ye...→

Atlanta City Council moves forward with creation of Office of Inspector General - Atlanta INtown Paper

Atlanta City Council moves forward with creation of Office of Inspector General - Atlanta INtown Paper

The Atlanta City Council moved forward with legislation Tuesday to amend the city’s charter to create the Office of Inspector General. As a charter amendment, the ordinance will require three reads and two adoptions by council. Tuesday’s vote was the second read and first adoption of the legislation. The council is expected to consider final… Read full article: Atlanta City Council moves forward with ...→

L.A. City Council asks MLB to name Dodgers world champs amid sign-stealing scandal

L.A. City Council asks MLB to name Dodgers world champs amid sign-stealing scandal

"They got beat by teams that were cheating. We know that the Astros cheated, and they were advantaged by it," council member Gil Cedillo said. Read full article: L.A. City Council asks MLB to name Dodge...→

Marijuana businesses are ready to open in Detroit, but city council is keeping them waiting

Marijuana businesses are ready to open in Detroit, but city council is keeping them waiting

We still haven't heard a word from Detroit City Council regarding opting in to the state recreational adult-use marijuana program. That's getting pretty ominous as... Read full article: Marijuana businesses are ready to open i...→

City Council approves United Airlines for 24 more gates at DIA

City Council approves United Airlines for 24 more gates at DIA

The Denver City Council has unanimously approved an amendment granting United Airlines access to 24 more gates at Denver International Airport. Read full article: City Council approves United Airlines fo...→

DART Plans for New Dallas Subway to City Council

DART Plans for New Dallas Subway to City Council

New plans for a proposed Downtown Dallas Subway were unveiled Tuesday at Dallas City Hall. Members of the Dallas City Council Transportation Committee voiced concerns about how Dallas Area Rapid Transit will pay the $1.4 billion price tag. The plans include a refined 2-mile route and station locations for the second downtown rail path, known as D-2. There are five… Read full article: DART Plans for New Dallas Subway to City...→

LA City Council Repeals Requirements for Contractors to Reveal NRA Ties

LA City Council Repeals Requirements for Contractors to Reveal NRA Ties

The Los Angeles City Council is repealing a law requiring companies that want city contracts to disclose whether they have ties to the National Rifle Association, weeks after a federal judge blocked the city from enforcing the ordinance. Council members voted 12-0 without discussion Tuesday to roll back the law, which was passed last year. It required firms seeking deals… Read full article: LA City Council Repeals Requirements for...→

LA City Council Repeals Requirements for Contractors to Reveal NRA Ties

The Los Angeles City Council is repealing a law requiring companies that want city contracts to disclose whether they have ties to the National Rifle Association, weeks after a federal judge blocked the city from enforcing the ordinance. Co Read full article: LA City Council Repeals Requirements for...→

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be Awarded Series Titles

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be Awarded Series Titles

It requested the commissioner to recall the World Series trophies and award them to the Dodgers. With Los Angeles fans reeling from news that two of the Dodgers’ recent World Series opponents were linked to a cheating scandal that tipped off batters to what pitch was about to be thrown, the City Council voted Tuesday to ask Major League Baseball… Read full article: LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be A...→

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be Awarded Series Titles

It requested the commissioner to recall the World Series trophies and award them to the Dodgers. With Los Angeles fans reeling from news that two of the Dodgers’ recent World Series opponents were linked to a cheating scandal that tipped of Read full article: LA City Council Says Dodgers Should Be A...→

Council committee approves bill for expanded lead testing at city park project sites - amNewYork

The City Council Environmental Protection committee approved a bill Tuesday that would require the Parks Department to conduct testing for lead in soil at Read full article: Council committee approves bill for expa...→

Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers should be awarded World Series titles

Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers should be awarded World Series titles

Council members acknowledged that the vote was purely symbolic. The goal was to send a message that cheating shouldn’t be tolerated, said Councilman Gil Cedillo. Read full article: Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers sh...→

Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers should be awarded World Series titles

Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers should be awarded World Series titles

With Los Angeles fans reeling from news that two of the Dodgers’ recent World Series opponents were linked to a cheating scandal that tipped off batters to what pitch was about to be thrown, the City Council voted Tuesday to ask Major League Baseball to strip the Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox of their World Series titles. Read full article: Los Angeles City Council says Dodgers sh...→

'They choose the street': NYPD homeless outreach on subways under scrutiny by City Council - amNewYork

A joint committee in the City Council examined NYPD’s homeless diversion program in the subways, which to advocates represents a policy that fines the Read full article: 'They choose the street': NYPD homeless ...→

LA City Council Retreats From Law Requiring Potential Contractors To Disclose NRA Ties

LA City Council Retreats From Law Requiring Potential Contractors To Disclose NRA Ties

Los Angeles won't be able to pull the trigger on a law passed nearly a year ago that would have required companies bidding for city contracts to reveal any links with the National Rifle Association. Read full article: LA City Council Retreats From Law Requir...→

Preservation And Progress: How Will The City Council Find A Balance For NYC's Historic Neighborhoods?

Preservation And Progress: How Will The City Council Find A Balance For NYC's Historic Neighborhoods?

Development is changing the face of neighborhoods all over the city. While some call this progress, others believe it's destroying the history of New York. Read full article: Preservation And Progress: How Will The ...→