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NREL Launches Energy Use Profiles for 23,400 US Cities

This actually happened at the beginning of the month, but I couldn’t get to the NREL press release. Now it works. The National Renewable Energy Laboratory has… 103 more words

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Editorial: New deal needed

Hearings kicked off at the National Assembly Tuesday that are focused on giving new tools to cities in collective bargaining with their unions.

Part of the thrust of Bill 110 is to give municipalities more financial leverage, since labour costs make up such a huge portion of their budgets. 162 more words

Montreal

St. Louis County Municipalities Consider Joint Fire Departments

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) –¬†Several St. Louis County municipalities may¬†consolidate their fire departments to save money.

Brentwood, Clayton, Maplewood, Rock Hill and Richmond Heights are considering administrative consolidation through a Joint Fire Command Staff Structure. 184 more words

News

Premier Wynne advises municipalities to consult constituents on new local taxes

WINDSOR, Ont. – Premier Kathleen Wynne is advising Ontario municipalities to consult their constituents before they ask the province for increased taxation powers.

Wynne is attending the annual meeting of the Association of Ontario Municipalities in Windsor, where some cities are urging the province to give them so-called revenue tools in addition to property taxes. 167 more words

Politics

Coalition Fever: An Overview of the Picture in the Western and Northern Cape Provinces

INTRODUCTION

Following the 2016 local elections, South Africa is gripped with coalition fever, with 27 municipalities having hung councils where no one political party has more than 50% of the allocated seats. 2,264 more words

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Coalition Fever: An Overview of the Picture in KwaZulu-Natal

INTRODUCTION

Following the 2016 local elections, South Africa is gripped with coalition fever, with 27 municipalities having hung councils where no one political party has more than 50% of the allocated seats. 1,857 more words

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