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Cleveland City Council president unveils $53 million spending plan for federal ARPA aid

Cleveland 28 Jun 2022
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Cleveland City Council President Blaine Griffin Monday unveiled his plans for spending $53 million – or about one-tenth -- of federal aid provided to the city through the federal American Recovery Plan Act ... But Griffin said that timeline is also dependent on looming negotiations between council and Mayor Justin Bibb.

Grand Forks City Council members hear update on feasibility study for indoor sports facility, aquatics center

Grand Forks Herald 28 Jun 2022
GRAND FORKS – The need for an indoor sports facility and aquatics center was highlighted at Monday’s Committee of the Whole meeting, as council members heard an update on a project feasibility study ... Grand Forks City Council members approve Police Department to pursue federal COPS Grant ... In other council news Monday..

Huge affordable Missoula housing complex needs repair; at risk of sale to investors

Missoulian 28 Jun 2022
Heather McMilin, the project development director for the nonprofit Homeword, told the Missoula city council last week that her organization is applying for a chunk of a very limited amount of highly-sought-after federal low-income housing tax credits for the Creekside Apartments.

Super Falcons Arrive Morocco in Search of 10th Continental Title

This Day 28 Jun 2022
Duro Ikhazuagbe ... Before flying out of Lagos, Super Falcons were serenaded with a send-forth sumptuous dinner at Eko Hotel & Suites in Lagos on Sunday night by President of the Nigeria Football Federation and FIFA Council Member, Mr Amaju Melvin Pinnick ... .

Seized yacht of Russian oligarch Suleiman Kerimov arrives in US

New York Post 28 Jun 2022
More On. yachts. 3 people, 2 dogs jump overboard after yacht erupts in flames ... Icy haute ... Sea oddity ... According to the DOJ, the ship is owned by Russian billionaire, businessman and Council of the Federation Member Suleiman Kerimov.Getty Images/Mikhail Svetlov The super yacht Amadea sails into the San Diego Bay on Jun ... AP/Gregory Bull ... With Post wires.

'He's dead': Expert reveals brutal prediction about Vladimir Putin's future

NewstalkZB 28 Jun 2022
"Nobody's gonna ask, 'Hey Vladimir, would you like to leave?' No ... And when it came to who those rivals could be, Hoffman was not afraid to name names, listing Nikolai Patrushev, the head of the Russian federal police's Security Council, Alexander Bortnikov, the director of the FSB, and Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu as likely culprits ... Photo / Getty.

Recent books from Islandport Press tells 2 histories of Maine

Bangor Daily News 28 Jun 2022
Two books recently found me. One took me back in time with black-and-white images of Portland during a decade I often think about ... — ... The Penobscot Nation worked with the Atlantic Salmon Federation, Natural Resources Council of Maine and The Nature Conservancy to acquire and remove human-made dams, allowing the waters to run free ... “Take It Easy ... ....

Biden Goes to the Middle East, by Philip Giraldi

The Unz Review 28 Jun 2022
The White House has confirmed that President Joe Biden will travel to the Middle East in mid-July ... Kennedy and instigating 9/11 ... Philip M. Giraldi, Ph.D., is Executive Director of the Council for the National Interest, a 501(c)3 tax deductible educational foundation (Federal ID Number #52-1739023) that seeks a more interests-based U.S ... ....

Possible property tax rebate on horizon in York Springs

Gettysburg Times 27 Jun 2022
A property tax rebate is being explored by the York Springs Borough Council, as a potential use for $40,000 in federal pandemic relief funds ...Even if you don’t do a full amount, you can do a percentage,” Solicitor Norma Bartko told council members ... Council President Bob Megonnell supported the measure, but voiced concern about setting a precedent.

Federal ‘hot spot’ crime strategy in Detroit: More of the same?

People's World 27 Jun 2022
The “hot spot” strategy holds that “felons arrested in one of the designated areas in possession of a firearm will be immediately prosecuted federally.” In addition, any individual who “uses a firearm to commit a crime of violence or drug trafficking crime will also be considered for federal prosecution.”.

National Assembly approves 83 demands for grants

Urdu Point 27 Jun 2022
The demands for grants were related to Aviation Division, Airports Security Force, Climate Change Division, Commerce Division, Defence Division, Federal Government Educational Institutions in Cantonment Areas and Garrisons, Defence Services, Defence Production Division, Economic ...

Sylacauga City Council to request state of emergency due to recent flooding

Sylacauga News 27 Jun 2022
City Council president Lee Perryman called for the Monday night meeting to seek aid from other local, state, and federal officials on resolving the drainage issue as soon as possible.

FG Can’t Implement  Paternity Leave for Civil Servants, Directors’ Tenure  without Gazette, Says  HoS

This Day 27 Jun 2022
The federal government has clarified that the paternity leave which was approved for civil servants and the tenure of directors could not be implemented without having the gazettes of the two proposals that were ratified by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) in September last year. The Head of Service of the Federation (HoS), Dr.

Nearly 400 Flint public housing apartments would get rehab under city plan

Michigan Live 27 Jun 2022
Housing and Urban Development program that calls for converting four complexes in the city into the federal government’s Section 8 housing program ... “What has occurred in our country is a lot of the public housing stock has become obsolete,” Jim Gromer of MHT told the council last week.

Pakistan lags on development indices

The News International 27 Jun 2022
“The investment in education, healthcare and female participation invariably kept the population growth in check to reap economic dividends and uplift the lifestyle of the people,” said Samia Ali Shah, Project Director, Population Council, during the meeting held in connection ...

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