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Why Your Company Should Lunch and Learn

The increasingly fast pace of the business world demands that the efficient use of every hour in the work day.  Savvy managers have integrated lunch and learns into their office culture as a clever way to use the time to improve skills and further education among their most valuable asset, their employees. 275 more words

P&N’s pipe-cam helps clients stretch their pipe inspection budgets

Many communities routinely televise the inside of buried pipes before they design a road or street project. If you have a limited budget, you might consider pre-screening pipelines using P&N’s pipe-cam. 62 more words

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Update on the MGA Review: Government releases first What We Heard document

As indicated in previous posts, the Alberta government is currently reviewing the Municipal Government Act (MGA). Given the key role that municipalities play in the management and protection of Alberta’s environment, we have participated in this review by making… 304 more words

Public Participation

Reevely: Where were these thoughtful Tories during the last election campaign?

This is quite a good speech from Ernie Hardeman, the Ontario Progressive Conservatives’ critic for municipal affairs, to the annual meeting of the Association of Municipalities of Ontario in London.  417 more words

National

Illegal and Unlawful Actions and Practices by the City of Creve Coeur

City: Saint Louis
State: Missouri
MunicipalityCreve Coeur

by Kathleen H. Christ

On October 1, 2013, I began my journey to replace and rebuild the deck that circles around nearly a third of my home. 2,342 more words

Creve Coeur

Economic Outlook: Rethinking Public Pension Negotiation

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Bryan Jeffries, the chief of Arizona’s firefighters’ association, has been arguing to anyone who will listen that his members — and the state’s police officers, too — should volunteer to cut their own pension benefits. 953 more words

Blog Posts

Baltimore Tightens Curfew Amid Skepticism and Protests

A Baltimore measure tightening its curfew policy to make it among the most stringent in the United States went into effect Friday amid protests and uproar. 647 more words