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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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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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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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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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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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Sooke’s council meetings will return to town hall starting July 12 – Oak Bay News

After more than seven months, the Sooke District Council will finally begin meeting in its chambers again next month. As of July 12, council will be allowed to return to the room with municipal staff. The district will follow a province-mandated COVID-19 security plan. Counselors do not need to be vaccinated and wearing a mask […]

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Sooke’s council meetings will return to town hall starting July 12 – Victoria News

After more than seven months, the Sooke District Council will finally begin meeting in its chambers again next month. As of July 12, council will be allowed to return to the room with municipal staff. The district will follow a province-mandated COVID-19 security plan. Counselors do not need to be vaccinated and wearing a mask […]

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Sooke’s council meetings will return to town hall starting July 12 – Sooke News Mirror

After more than seven months, the Sooke District Council will finally begin meeting in its chambers again next month. As of July 12, council will be allowed to return to the room with municipal staff. The district will follow a province-mandated COVID-19 security plan. Counselors do not need to be vaccinated and wearing a mask […]

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Sooke’s council meetings will return to town hall starting July 12 – Vancouver Island Free Daily

After more than seven months, the Sooke District Council will finally begin meeting in its chambers again next month. As of July 12, council will be allowed to return to the room with municipal staff. The district will follow a province-mandated COVID-19 security plan. Counselors do not need to be vaccinated and wearing a mask […]

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A new municipal service center would be a financial victory for the city, the administrator told the committee • St Pete Catalyst

The financial benefits of a plan to build a new municipal service center outweigh the costs of the plan, the city’s development administrator told a city council committee. The project would generate up to $ 5.7 million in new property tax revenue over 10 years, Alan DeLisle told the council’s utilities and infrastructure committee on […]

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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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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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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 […]