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Rural Economics & Aboriginal Community Engagement: A Sneak Peak with Allen Benson

ARDN spoke with Allen Benson, chief executive officer of the Native Counselling Services of Alberta, about the role of the Aboriginal community in rural municipal economics – the focus of his upcoming keynote presentation at the… 323 more words

Community

Municipalities as Key Actors in combating Climate Change

(Essay for Environmental Politics Class)

 

            More attention has been given to climate change over the past three decades. States have joined together in attempt to reduce greenhouse gas emissions for the benefit the global population. 2,810 more words

A "Team Effort", High River continues Heritage Inventory

For good reason, the Town of High River has been featured several times on the pages of RETROactive – for its heritage work - over the past few years:  276 more words

Municipal Heritage Services

United States Post Office | Leesville, Louisiana

The United Sates Post Office in Leesville, Louisiana was constructed in 1936 and sits on the corner of Maggie and 3rd Streets within the Leesville Main Street District and the Leesville Historic District. 158 more words

Leesville

LADWP to hire staff, streamline its applications for solar customers - latimes.com

http://www.latimes.com/business/money/la-fi-mo-ladwp-solar-program-20140319,0,312844.story?track=rss#axzz2wRke7iIt

Prospective solar customers have had to endure delays and a lot of bureaucratic run around to install solar power, but municipalities are finally easing some of the back log. 19 more words

Solar

Saint John Transit Commission Kicks Blind People Off the Bus

“Visually impaired people will have to start paying for transit in Saint John after decades of riding the bus for free.”

-CBC News, Saint John New Brunswick… 1,559 more words

Disability

New Law Restricts Early Voting in Wisconsin

The current majority party controlling the Wisconsin legislative, executive and judicial branches has just enacted a law, which restricts voting opportunities in each municipality in the state to no more than one early voting location for each town, village, or city – … 653 more words

Politics & Elections