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Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as city still in peak of coronavirus cases

Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as city still in peak of coronavirus cases

Boston will not reopen next Monday as the number of coronavirus cases is still peaking, Mayor Martin Walsh said Monday while announcing an antibody testing int [...] Read full article: Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as ...→

Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as city still in peak of coronavirus cases

Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as city still in peak of coronavirus cases

Boston will not reopen next Monday as the number of coronavirus cases is still peaking, Mayor Martin Walsh said Monday while announcing an antibody testing int [...] Read full article: Mayor Walsh: Boston won’t open May 4 as ...→

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...→

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 officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

As New York prepares to slowly reopen region-by-region, several city officials proposed to use streets, curbs and sidewalks for businesses to open up for socia [...] Read full article: City officials propose to open NYC stree...→

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Coronavirus has ripped through Boston’s nursing homes with “devastating” effects, Mayor Martin Walsh said  Monday as he vowed to keep a close eye on long-term [...] Read full article: Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences o...→

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...→

All large summer events in Boston canceled, Marty Walsh says

All large summer events in Boston canceled, Marty Walsh says

All large summer gatherings such as parades, festivities and road races will be cancelled this year due to health concerns surrounding coronavirus, Mayor Marti [...] Read full article: All large summer events in Boston cancel...→

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 ...→

City opens 2 more miles of car-free streets as part of Open Street initiative

City opens 2 more miles of car-free streets as part of Open Street initiative

Two more miles of roadways across the city will turn car free as part of the city’s Open Streets initiative. Read full article: City opens 2 more miles of car-free stre...→

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...→

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...→

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 deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Cemetery staff are working long hours to keep up with the large increase in burials during coronavirus, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said. Read full article: Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff t...→

Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’ in coronavirus cases as testing expands

Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’ in coronavirus cases as testing expands

BOSTON (WHDH) - Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday said that Boston is “still experiencing a surge” in coronavirus cases before announcing that the city has “sign [...] Read full article: Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’...→

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...→

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...→

Stylish condo in heart of Boston epitomizes city living

Stylish condo in heart of Boston epitomizes city living

House-hunters looking for that “bright lights, big city” energy aren’t flooded with options. That’s what makes Millennium Tower at 1 Franklin Street still fair [...] Read full article: Stylish condo in heart of Boston epitomi...→

New York City, Boston could break century-old cold weather records

New York City, Boston could break century-old cold weather records

There's finally light at the end of this cold, wintry tunnel with 24 more hours to go of this May chill before temperatures warm rapidly into the weekend. Read full article: New York City, Boston could break centur...→

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...→

The Kansas City Chiefs will open defense of their Super Bowl championship by hos [...]

The Kansas City Chiefs will open defense of their Super Bowl championship by hos [...]

The Kansas City Chiefs will open defense of their Super Bowl championship by hosting Houston on Sept. 10 in the NFL’s annual kickoff game — pending... Read full article: The Kansas City Chiefs will open defense...→

The full City of Boston payroll for 2019

The full City of Boston payroll for 2019

Below is the 2019 payroll for the City of Boston — all 23,300 entries for the past year. Send all feedback and tips to joed@bostonherald.com. All data obtained [...] Read full article: The full City of Boston payroll for 2019...→

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...→

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...→

Popular Boston music venue will not re-open after coronavirus pandemic

Popular Boston music venue will not re-open after coronavirus pandemic

After more than four decades of providing Boston residents with live entertainment, the Great Scott is closing for good. On Friday, General Manager Tim Philbin [...] Read full article: Popular Boston music venue will not re-o...→

Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down And Everyone To Wear A Mask

Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down And Everyone To Wear A Mask

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh reminded residents, and directly called out millennials, to continue social distancing despite the weekend's warm forecast. Read full article: Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down A...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city government worker layoffs a last resort, but preferable to a property tax hike

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city government worker layoffs a last resort, but preferable to a property tax hike

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday said she would only lay off or furlough city workers as a “last, last, last resort,” but that she would do so before consideri [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city g...→

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...→

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...→

City Burger in Warren back open after temporary closure

City Burger in Warren back open after temporary closure

When the pandemic first hit, City Burger in Warren decided to close up shop. The owner says they are now back open and busier than expected. Read full article: City Burger in Warren back open after te...→

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...→

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

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

Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need to wear masks, Marty Walsh urges

Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need to wear masks, Marty Walsh urges

Reports of young people frolicking on the beach in Southie amidst the coronavirus have caused calls and emails to pour into City Hall, Mayor Martin Walsh said, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need...→

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...→

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...→

New York City, Boston could break century-old cold weather records

New York City, Boston could break century-old cold weather records

There's finally light at the end of this cold, wintry tunnel with 24 more hours to go of this May chill before temperatures warm rapidly into the weekend. Read full article: New York City, Boston could break centur...→

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Coronavirus has ripped through Boston’s nursing homes with “devastating” effects, Mayor Martin Walsh said  Monday as he vowed to keep a close eye on long-term [...] Read full article: Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences o...→

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...→

All large summer events in Boston canceled, Marty Walsh says

All large summer events in Boston canceled, Marty Walsh says

All large summer gatherings such as parades, festivities and road races will be cancelled this year due to health concerns surrounding coronavirus, Mayor Marti [...] Read full article: All large summer events in Boston cancel...→

City Burger in Warren back open after temporary closure

City Burger in Warren back open after temporary closure

When the pandemic first hit, City Burger in Warren decided to close up shop. The owner says they are now back open and busier than expected. Read full article: City Burger in Warren back open after te...→

The Kansas City Chiefs will open defense of their Super Bowl championship by hos [...]

The Kansas City Chiefs will open defense of their Super Bowl championship by hos [...]

The Kansas City Chiefs will open defense of their Super Bowl championship by hosting Houston on Sept. 10 in the NFL’s annual kickoff game — pending... Read full article: The Kansas City Chiefs will open defense...→

City opens 2 more miles of car-free streets as part of Open Street initiative

City opens 2 more miles of car-free streets as part of Open Street initiative

Two more miles of roadways across the city will turn car free as part of the city’s Open Streets initiative. Read full article: City opens 2 more miles of car-free stre...→

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...→

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...→

Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Cemetery staff are working long hours to keep up with the large increase in burials during coronavirus, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said. Read full article: Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff t...→

Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need to wear masks, Marty Walsh urges

Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need to wear masks, Marty Walsh urges

Reports of young people frolicking on the beach in Southie amidst the coronavirus have caused calls and emails to pour into City Hall, Mayor Martin Walsh said, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need...→

Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down And Everyone To Wear A Mask

Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down And Everyone To Wear A Mask

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh reminded residents, and directly called out millennials, to continue social distancing despite the weekend's warm forecast. Read full article: Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down A...→

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...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city government worker layoffs a last resort, but preferable to a property tax hike

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city government worker layoffs a last resort, but preferable to a property tax hike

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday said she would only lay off or furlough city workers as a “last, last, last resort,” but that she would do so before consideri [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city g...→

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...→

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...→

Stylish condo in heart of Boston epitomizes city living

Stylish condo in heart of Boston epitomizes city living

House-hunters looking for that “bright lights, big city” energy aren’t flooded with options. That’s what makes Millennium Tower at 1 Franklin Street still fair [...] Read full article: Stylish condo in heart of Boston epitomi...→

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

As New York prepares to slowly reopen region-by-region, several city officials proposed to use streets, curbs and sidewalks for businesses to open up for socia [...] Read full article: City officials propose to open NYC stree...→

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...→

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...→

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 ...→

The full City of Boston payroll for 2019

The full City of Boston payroll for 2019

Below is the 2019 payroll for the City of Boston — all 23,300 entries for the past year. Send all feedback and tips to joed@bostonherald.com. All data obtained [...] Read full article: The full City of Boston payroll for 2019...→

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...→

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

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

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...→

Popular Boston music venue will not re-open after coronavirus pandemic

Popular Boston music venue will not re-open after coronavirus pandemic

After more than four decades of providing Boston residents with live entertainment, the Great Scott is closing for good. On Friday, General Manager Tim Philbin [...] Read full article: Popular Boston music venue will not re-o...→

Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’ in coronavirus cases as testing expands

Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’ in coronavirus cases as testing expands

BOSTON (WHDH) - Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday said that Boston is “still experiencing a surge” in coronavirus cases before announcing that the city has “sign [...] Read full article: Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’...→

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...→

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...→

Stylish condo in heart of Boston epitomizes city living

Stylish condo in heart of Boston epitomizes city living

House-hunters looking for that “bright lights, big city” energy aren’t flooded with options. That’s what makes Millennium Tower at 1 Franklin Street still fair [...] Read full article: Stylish condo in heart of Boston epitomi...→

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

City officials propose to open NYC streets to pedestrians, restaurants

As New York prepares to slowly reopen region-by-region, several city officials proposed to use streets, curbs and sidewalks for businesses to open up for socia [...] Read full article: City officials propose to open NYC stree...→

New York City, Boston could break century-old cold weather records

New York City, Boston could break century-old cold weather records

There's finally light at the end of this cold, wintry tunnel with 24 more hours to go of this May chill before temperatures warm rapidly into the weekend. Read full article: New York City, Boston could break centur...→

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences of coronavirus in city nursing homes

Coronavirus has ripped through Boston’s nursing homes with “devastating” effects, Mayor Martin Walsh said  Monday as he vowed to keep a close eye on long-term [...] Read full article: Boston sees ‘devastating’ consequences o...→

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...→

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...→

All large summer events in Boston canceled, Marty Walsh says

All large summer events in Boston canceled, Marty Walsh says

All large summer gatherings such as parades, festivities and road races will be cancelled this year due to health concerns surrounding coronavirus, Mayor Marti [...] Read full article: All large summer events in Boston cancel...→

City Burger in Warren back open after temporary closure

City Burger in Warren back open after temporary closure

When the pandemic first hit, City Burger in Warren decided to close up shop. The owner says they are now back open and busier than expected. Read full article: City Burger in Warren back open after te...→

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 ...→

The Kansas City Chiefs will open defense of their Super Bowl championship by hos [...]

The Kansas City Chiefs will open defense of their Super Bowl championship by hos [...]

The Kansas City Chiefs will open defense of their Super Bowl championship by hosting Houston on Sept. 10 in the NFL’s annual kickoff game — pending... Read full article: The Kansas City Chiefs will open defense...→

City opens 2 more miles of car-free streets as part of Open Street initiative

City opens 2 more miles of car-free streets as part of Open Street initiative

Two more miles of roadways across the city will turn car free as part of the city’s Open Streets initiative. Read full article: City opens 2 more miles of car-free stre...→

The full City of Boston payroll for 2019

The full City of Boston payroll for 2019

Below is the 2019 payroll for the City of Boston — all 23,300 entries for the past year. Send all feedback and tips to joed@bostonherald.com. All data obtained [...] Read full article: The full City of Boston payroll for 2019...→

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...→

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

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

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...→

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 deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff to work long hours, Boston mayor says

Cemetery staff are working long hours to keep up with the large increase in burials during coronavirus, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said. Read full article: Coronavirus deaths lead cemetery staff t...→

Popular Boston music venue will not re-open after coronavirus pandemic

Popular Boston music venue will not re-open after coronavirus pandemic

After more than four decades of providing Boston residents with live entertainment, the Great Scott is closing for good. On Friday, General Manager Tim Philbin [...] Read full article: Popular Boston music venue will not re-o...→

Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need to wear masks, Marty Walsh urges

Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need to wear masks, Marty Walsh urges

Reports of young people frolicking on the beach in Southie amidst the coronavirus have caused calls and emails to pour into City Hall, Mayor Martin Walsh said, [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Boston: Young people need...→

Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’ in coronavirus cases as testing expands

Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’ in coronavirus cases as testing expands

BOSTON (WHDH) - Mayor Martin J. Walsh on Friday said that Boston is “still experiencing a surge” in coronavirus cases before announcing that the city has “sign [...] Read full article: Walsh: Boston ‘still experiencing surge’...→

Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down And Everyone To Wear A Mask

Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down And Everyone To Wear A Mask

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh reminded residents, and directly called out millennials, to continue social distancing despite the weekend's warm forecast. Read full article: Mayor Walsh Wants Drivers To Slow Down A...→

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...→

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city government worker layoffs a last resort, but preferable to a property tax hike

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city government worker layoffs a last resort, but preferable to a property tax hike

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday said she would only lay off or furlough city workers as a “last, last, last resort,” but that she would do so before consideri [...] Read full article: Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says city g...→