Municipal hall

See the new Squamish Code of Conduct Bylaw for the Municipal Hall

Voters should monitor candidates to see if they follow the rules set out in the bylaw, Mayor Karen Elliott says. The District of Squamish has adopted a new code of conduct for council members and council appointees. Squamish Council’s code of conduct by-law is one of the strongest codes of conduct in the province, according […]

Municipal services

Accelerated Municipal Services Project: Chief Secretary of Punjab

Punjab Chief Secretary Vijay Kumar Janjua on Saturday stressed the need to expedite the work of the Punjab Municipal Services Impact Project (PMSIP). Chairing a meeting with the World Bank delegation to finalize the PMSIP, he said the objective of the project is to improve the drinking water supply for the citizens of Amritsar and […]

Municipal staff

Friends, City Staff, and Lake of Bays Council Members Excited As Alabama Firefighters Return With “New” Fire Truck

Pictured: Lake of Bays Mayor Terry Glover and Councilors Jacqueline Godard and Rick Brooks check out the new fire truck for Baysville. It wasn’t Christmas, but it might have been like the new fire truck from the Baysville Fire Station stopping at Dwight at the Lake of Bays municipal office on the way back from […]

Municipal courts

Scammers are now targeting payday loans

HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) – Scammers are evolving their ways of attacking the bank accounts of hard-working Americans and payday loans are the latest avenue. These types of loans target people who need a quick fix or something to get by until their next payday. The BBB says the scammers pose as payday loan companies or […]

Municipal staff

Lake residents and municipal staff continue discussions on greenhouses

Greenhouse agriculture is intensifying in southwestern Ontario with large-scale greenhouse operations increasingly springing up on Highway 77 toward the lake. Many Lakeshore residents say, “Keep them out. Municipality officials held a town hall in Comber on Thursday evening as it continues a process of public consultation on how bylaws and guidelines should address the issue… […]

Municipal courts

The Better Business Bureau releases new study on predatory payday loans

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – A new study warns against predatory payday loans. According to a new survey by the Better Business Bureau, predatory payday loan companies and scammers steal your information by tricking you into thinking they know more about state laws than you do, by failing to explain the exact terms of the loan. […]