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City staff recommend allowing tents in a handful of Halifax-area parks

City staff are proposing the creation of a limited number of city-sanctioned tent sites in response to the housing crisis, but advocates for homeless Haligonians fear the recommendation could lead to forced eviction of people sleeping in the parks municipal. In a staff report presented to the virtual council meeting on Tuesday, Max Chauvin, manager […]

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No space for bike lane on Witherspoon Street in Princeton: City staff

PRINCETON, NJ — A bike lane on Witherspoon Street may not be possible due to limited space, city staff told council at Monday’s meeting. Council had instructed city staff to investigate the possibility of having a bike path and underground utilities on Phase II of the Witherspoon Street redevelopment plan, stretching from Franklin Avenue to […]

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Orderly increase in municipal staff

PESHAWAR: Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Minister for Local Government, Elections and Rural Development, Faisal Amin Gandapur, has ordered the increase of municipal staff and the deployment of inspection teams to Peshawar to monitor development projects. Gandapur said an integrated plan to recycle millions of tons of waste from all major cities in the province including Peshawar through […]

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City staff throw trash outside a shopping complex in AP

Strange are the manners of municipal staff in Andhra Pradesh. Sometimes they behave with indifference towards taxpayers. It happened again within the limits of the Kurnool Municipal Corporation on Wednesday. Kurnool Municipal Corporation tax collection staff threw trash in front of a municipal shopping complex as merchants refused to pay the trash tax. Although shopkeepers […]

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Prince Edward County News countylive.ca

Conceptual design of the mountain lake pedestrian crossing, walkways and possible parking spaces. UPDATE: Council agreed to move forward with the crosswalk with financial assistance from Ontario Parks and also decided to allow on-road parking in the immediate park area in 2022, eliminating fines from $400 set up last summer. A study of parking needs […]

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York Region city staff to sign non-disclosure agreements over Premier Doug Ford’s subway plans

When the Province of Ontario shared information with senior York Region officials about controversial plans to build transit-friendly communities in Richmond Hill and Markham, those employees had to sign non-compliance agreements. disclosure. And it wasn’t until months later that the people these employees answer to, the politicians at the local and regional government level, learned […]

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York Region city staff to sign non-disclosure agreements over Premier Doug Ford’s subway plans

When the Province of Ontario shared information with senior York Region officials about controversial plans to build transit-friendly communities in Richmond Hill and Markham, those employees had to sign non-compliance agreements. disclosure. And it wasn’t until months later that the people these employees answer to, the politicians at the local and regional government level, learned […]

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City staff can now declare significant weather events to suspend minimum road maintenance requirements

The Town of Huntsville’s Director of Operations may declare a major weather event to suspend minimum maintenance requirements, protect the municipality from liability, and warn residents and visitors. City Operations Manager Kevin Boucock appeared before Huntsville Council at its Jan. 24 meeting to ask that it authorize the Operations Manager, or his delegate, to call […]

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Municipal staff shortage problem on the mend, vaccination rate jumps

Staff shortages fueled by Omicron are improving and 99% of city staff are either fully vaccinated or intend to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 Although the city continues to face staffing shortages due to the current wave of the COVID-19 pandemic fueled by the Omicron variant, things appear to be improving. The problem was worse […]

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Fort Collins sees dramatic increase in COVID-19 among city staff

The omicron surge is taking its toll on Fort Collins’ municipal workforce, especially those unable to work remotely amid the most intense wave of COVID-19 cases in the world. Larimer County to date. In the first two weeks of January, about 10% of Fort Collins city workers reported testing positive for COVID-19, experiencing COVID-like symptoms […]

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Hanover declines vax mandate for municipal staff

A Manitoba municipality with one of the lowest COVID-19 vaccination rates in the province has rejected a vaccination mandate for its staff. Stan Toews, Warden of the Rural Municipality of Hanover, said such an order would cause too much division and likely result in the loss of RM employees. “Even some of the vaccinated would […]

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Omicron causes municipal staff shortages: CEMA chief

Breadcrumb Links Calgary Author of the article: Meghan potkins • Calgary Herald Release date : 05 Jan 2022 • 1 week ago • 2 minutes to read • 7 comments Calgary City Hall was pictured on Monday, November 22, 2021. Photo by Azin Ghaffari / Postmedia Content of the article Staffing levels for municipal services […]

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Free parking for municipal staff operating at outlet as transport policy considers ending benefits

Breadcrumb Links Local news Author of the article: Jon willing Only one building currently requires municipal staff to make payments for parking. Photo by Tony Caldwell /Postmedia Content of the article Free parking for thousands of municipal officials could end under the proposed directions of a new transportation master plan. Advertising This ad has not […]

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2021 Municipal Staff Service Appreciation and Recognition Award – Wawa-news.com

CEO / Chief Librarian, Colleen Abbott receiving her 5 Year Service Award from Mayor Ron Rody. City Council and employees came together to recognize and thank all the staff for their dedication and hard work. Five Years of Service Recognition Awards were presented to CEO / Chief Librarian Colleen Abbott as well as Manuela Batovanja, […]

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City staff are calling for a strike today

SHILLONG, November 30: Employees of the Shillong City Council decided on Wednesday to continue their strike to demand the establishment of the 5th Wage Commission.The Shillong Municipal Employees Association (SMEA) rejected a request from the Minister of Urban Affairs, Sniawbhalang Dhar, not to continue their agitation and allow him to raise their request to the […]

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OPP investigated area politician for monitoring city municipal staff

Breadcrumb Links Local news Author of the article: Tyler kula • Sarnia Watcher Release date : November 30, 2021 • 6 days ago • 3 minutes to read • 6 comments Content of the article A Petrolia city councilor was among a group of people who repeatedly observed and photographed city workers at work amid […]

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Promotion of the SMU director of the current municipal staff | News

A promotion approved by El Campo city council on Monday evening fills the vacant post of SMU director. Garret Bubela will replace Weston Davis for $ 95,000 a year, the council said in a 6-0 vote in the absence of District 4 Councilor John Hancock Jr. The promotion takes effect Monday, November 29. . Previously […]

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Windsor transit disrupted as mandatory vaccination policy for municipal staff takes effect

A small group of protesters were outside Town Hall on Monday as mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination went into effect for all City of Windsor employees, council members, contractors and volunteers which are not exempt. In an afternoon press release, the city said the percentage of employees confirming vaccine status or approved accommodation had risen […]

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Namibia: ‘Don’t provoke us’… City staff and Union Dare council offer over 20% pay cut

Walvis Bay – Walvis Bay Municipality workers have pledged to fight tooth and nail against a proposal by a local authority councilor seeking council’s blessing to implement a 20% pay cut to all levels. The drop in wages also affects advisers. On Tuesday this week, Councilor Ronald Bramwell surprised everyone when he tabled a motion […]

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Port Hawkesbury establishes mandatory vaccination policy for municipal staff

PORT HAWKESBURY, NS – City of Port Hawkesbury employees have until December 31 to either get a full vaccine or face unpaid leave. Tuesday night’s city council voted unanimously to implement the new policy for its staff, which would take effect immediately. CEO Terry Doyle presented a vaccination policy notice at the virtual public council […]

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Summerland Municipal Staff No Vaccination Mandate – Summerland Review

No vaccination mandate for Summerland municipal staff Summerland policy contrasts with recent Penticton decision While employees in the city of Penticton will need to be vaccinated against COVID-19 starting in January, no such requirement is in place for municipal staff in Summerland. Graham Statt, executive director of the Municipality of Summerland, said informal conversations with […]

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Summerland municipal staff no vaccine warrant – Penticton Western News

No vaccination mandate for Summerland municipal staff Summerland policy contrasts with recent Penticton decision While City of Penticton employees will need to be vaccinated against COVID-19 starting in January, no such requirement is in place for Summerland city staff. Graham Statt, executive director of the Municipality of Summerland, said informal conversations with staff suggest that […]

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Summerland City Staff No Vaccine Mandate – Keremeos Review

No vaccination mandate for Summerland municipal staff Summerland policy contrasts with recent Penticton decision While employees in the city of Penticton will need to be vaccinated against COVID-19 starting in January, no such requirement is in place for municipal staff in Summerland. Graham Statt, executive director of the Municipality of Summerland, said informal conversations with […]

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Summerland City Staff No Vaccine Mandate – Princeton Similkameen Spotlight

No vaccination mandate for Summerland municipal staff Summerland policy contrasts with recent Penticton decision While employees in the city of Penticton will need to be vaccinated against COVID-19 starting in January, no such requirement is in place for municipal staff in Summerland. Graham Statt, executive director of the Municipality of Summerland, said informal conversations with […]

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Director apologizes after suggesting city staff ignore Nova Scotia’s proof of vaccination policy

A Nova Scotia city council agreed to ask for proof of vaccination from people entering the local arena after the manager suggested staff “could break the law” and ignore provincial health rules. People participating in non-essential activities in Nova Scotia, including indoor sporting events, will be required to prove that they are fully vaccinated against […]

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COVID-19: City of London tightens vaccination policy for municipal staff – London

The City of London is stepping up its COVID-19 vaccination policy for municipal workers following the province’s decision to impose the vaccine in high-risk indoor environments. The revised policy, which will be presented to city council on Tuesday, removes the option that had allowed employees to avoid the vaccine by undergoing regular testing and completing […]

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Council to discuss mandatory vaccines for municipal staff

A motion to be presented to council in September could result in mandatory vaccination for all municipal staff. At last week’s council meeting, North Kent City Councilor Joe Faas said he planned to ask the administration to implement a policy “as soon as it can” to ensure that employees are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. “There […]

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Vaccine policy for Greater Sudbury municipal staff still in development

Consultation with local health officials will help inform City of Greater Sudbury vaccine policy being drafted As the threat of a fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic looms and vaccines prove effective, the City of Greater Sudbury is working on a vaccination policy for municipal staff. Sudbury.com requested an interview with Mayor Brian Bigger on […]

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Whistler municipal staff are feeling the pressure of the pandemic

Citing unsustainable workloads that have only been made worse by the COVID-19 pandemic – and the added pressure of a ransomware attack that handcuffed city departments in late April – the Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) seeks to strengthen its employee base through a budget amendment. Presented and submitted for the first three readings at […]

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Two Attingal municipal employees suspended

Attingal Municipality suspended two employees for allegedly misbehaving with an elderly fish seller and destroying the fish she had for sale on August 10. Deputy health inspector Mubarak Ismail and agency worker Shibu were suspended after city officials reviewed their explanations and concluded that they should have shown restraint. The incident took place at Avanavanchery […]

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Shrewsbury municipal staff now wear masks at Town Hall

By Laura Hayes, Senior community reporter Signs detailing current COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions fill the windows of a side entrance to Shrewsbury Town Hall.(Photo / Dakota Antelman) SHREWSBURY – Shrewsbury employees are now required to wear masks at Town Hall and in common areas, chief executive Kevin Mizikar told the board during their August 10 […]

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Attingal Municipal Staff Rights Books – The New Indian Express

Through Express news service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The National Human Rights Commission has registered a complaint against municipal officials in Attingal who threw the fish offered for sale by fisherman seller Alphonsa on the road to Avanavanchery. It followed the visit of opposition leader VD Satheesan and former chief minister Oommen Chandy to Alphonsa at her home […]

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City staff throw fish put up for sale by woman – The New Indian Express

Through Express news service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: In what could be another embarrassment for the state government which has been accused of over-policing in the name of Covid control and public outrage at the police atrocities, the Municipality of Attingal, led by the DFL, sparked controversy after its cleaning staff allegedly threw a piece of fish that […]

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Peachland City Councilor tries to pressure city staff to approve unauthorized patio on property he sold – West Kelowna News

The censor-stricken councilor Photo: Peachland District Com. Pete Coolio An elected Peachland district councilor has been censored for pressuring the town’s top official to approve an illegal patio on a property he was involved in selling. Com. Pete Coolio, who is also a real estate agent, held a meeting on June 16, 2021 with District […]

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Harassment of municipal staff, “frivolous and vexatious” requests main reasons for freedom of information reform

Ferris says the motion “will explode in their face.” People will see it simply as a move towards more secrecy and an attempt to deter the deposition of IOF. North Bay City Council supported a motion calling on the Ontario government to review and reform the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act […]

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Madhya Pradesh High Court suspends transfer of municipal worker

The Jabalpur bench of High Court of Madhya Pradesh Tuesday was suspended the transfer of an employee of the municipal council of Naurozabad, district of Umaria. The petitioner, Reena Rathore, who is aggrieved by her frequent transfers, approached the Supreme Court. According to the petition, she was transferred by decree dated September 29, 2020 from […]

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Summerland City Staff Reports Abuse Over Tax and Utility Changes – Summerland Review

Summerland Town Hall staff have experienced abusive behavior from some people during phone calls and face-to-face discussions. “There have been several instances of verbally abusive behavior and intimidation by certain members of the public in the main district office building,” Graham Statt, executive director of Summerland, said in his report to the March 8 board […]

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Summerland municipal staff report abuse of tax and utility changes – Penticton Western News

Summerland Town Hall staff have experienced abusive behavior from some people during phone calls and face-to-face discussions. “There have been several instances of verbally abusive behavior and intimidation by certain members of the public in the main district office building,” Graham Statt, executive director of Summerland, said in his report to the March 8 board […]

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Unions call on Tshwane municipal staff to return to work as Covid-19 infections plummet

Through Rapula moatshe March 4, 2021 Share this article: To shareTweeterTo shareTo shareTo shareE-mailTo share Pretoria – Unions in Tshwane disagree with interim city manager Mmaseabata Mutlaneng after refusing to comply with her directive recalling all employees to work. In an internal circular dated February 23, Mutlaneng ordered staff to work at 100% capacity due […]

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Oak Bay phase out gasoline leaf blowers used by municipal staff

Oak Bay municipal staff are immediately starting to phase out noisy gasoline-powered garden equipment, including leaf blowers, by 2025. The board’s decision does not include landscaping companies or residential use, which are allowed to continue to use gasoline leaf blowers. This decision is a partial victory for Coun. Tara Ney, who launched a campaign against […]

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Bernie Sanders makes an appearance at municipal staff meeting in British Columbia – Surrey Now-Leader

It might have been the award-winning climate action plan draw, the large deer population, or the much-debated farm stalls, but US Senator Bernie Sanders was spotted in Saanich – sort of. After the inauguration of US President Joe Biden on January 20, an image of Sanders attending the ceremony with a beige ski jacket, medical […]

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Bernie Sanders makes an appearance at municipal staff meeting in British Columbia – Abbotsford News

It might have been the award-winning climate action plan draw, the large deer population, or the much-debated farm stalls, but US Senator Bernie Sanders was spotted in Saanich – sort of. After the inauguration of US President Joe Biden on January 20, an image of Sanders attending the ceremony with a beige ski jacket, medical […]

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Patna municipal staff on strike as city battles Covid and congestion | Latest India News

Routine cleaning, misting and disinfection activities in the capital of Bihar came to an abrupt halt after nearly all staff at the Patna Municipal Company (PMC) called an indefinite strike on Thursday amid the disease outbreak coronavirus (Covid-19) and prolonged waterlogging. About 8,500 PMC staff, including contract workers and contract workers, joined the strike at […]

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Summerland Chamber and City Staff to Meet with Business Leaders – Summerland Review

DOWNTOWN Summerland Business Perspectives 2020 is a chamber and municipal initiative to meet with the Summerland business community to improve relationships and communications. (Photo from the Summerland Review file) Summerland Chamber and City Staff to Meet with Business Leaders Summerland Business Perspectives 2020 designed to improve relationships with the business community Representatives from the Municipality […]

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The town’s lawyer said Moorefield’s neighbors “attacked municipal staff, slandered town volunteers and tarnished our processes”

An online petition against age-restricted housing in Huntington Turnpike has slandered the city’s volunteers and distorted the facts, according to city attorney Jim Nugent. “In a general sense, community activism is a positive thing,” Nugent wrote. “When people feel heard, they are encouraged and empowered. “ But the petition makes a host of false claims, […]

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Murder of stray dogs: Four municipal employees suspended | Hyderabad News

HYDERABAD: Four city workers have been suspended in connection with the killing of at least 20 stray dogs in Siddipet district, officials said on Wednesday. A sanitation inspector and three others have been suspended pending an investigation after the district administration confirmed that some municipal staff were “involved” in the incident of the death of […]

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Free parking passes for municipal staff should be reviewed: Tory

Breadcrumb Links Toronto and RGT Author of the article: Antonella Artuso Release date : Dec 17 2018 • December 17, 2018 • 2 minutes to read • Join the conversation Parking Green P. (Craig Robertson / Toronto Sun Files) Content of the article Mayor John Tory has called for rethinking the Toronto Parking Authority’s policy […]

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The racket providing meat from dead animals to Kolkata restaurants flourished with the help of municipal staff

Some municipal staff are said to have colluded with racketeers involved in providing meat from dead animals to restaurants in Calcutta, investigators found. Staff reportedly informed racketeers about dead animals in landfills around Kolkata. The meat has been treated with chemicals like formalin and aluminum sulfate to preserve it. It was then packaged and kept […]

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MLA Hillier harassed municipal staff in Tay Valley, review finds

Breadcrumb Links Local News Chroniclers Author of the article: Kelly Egan • Citizen of Ottawa Release date : 06 Dec 2017 • December 6, 2017 • 3 minutes to read • Join the conversation Progressive Conservative MP Randy Hillier, Lanark-Frontenac-Lennox and Addington. SunMedia Content of the article Lanark Area MLA Randy Hillier has engaged in […]

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Unpaid municipal workers run out of tools in Pietermaritzburg central business district

The mayor of the local municipality of Msunduzi, Themba Njilo (file, The Witness) Pietermaritzburg – Staff at the local municipality of Msunduzi shot down tools on Wednesday, disrupting traffic in Pietermaritzburg’s central business district after it emerged they had not been paid. Staff are normally paid on the 24th of each month, but most were […]