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Ottawa to launch pilot project on name-blind hiring for public service

TORONTO – The federal government will be testing whether hiding the names of job applicants would improve its hiring practices, in what it calls an effort to strengthen diversity and inclusion in the public service. 457 more words

Canada

Backyard chicken pilot project defeated in Saskatoon

After much debate about backyard chickens in Saskatoon, some city councillors still aren’t cracking.

On Monday, a proposed pilot project for urban chickens was shot down during a city council committee meeting and is the third if not fourth time some councillors have addressed this issue. 526 more words

Canada

Ontario launches pilot project to test financial literacy, entrepreneurship course

TORONTO – Students in more than two dozen Ontario high schools are taking part in a pilot project aimed at teaching them financial skills necessary to succeed in the new global economy. 469 more words

Education

City to assist affected residents ahead of parking permit pilot project


KHON2 first told you last week about a pilot project to address the parking crunch in a portion of Kalihi Valley.

The restricted parking zone (RPZ) pilot project starts on April 1, and only affects residents on Alu, Jennie, and Wilson streets. 436 more words

News

City staff endorse curbside Christmas tree collection after successful trial

A curbside Christmas tree pilot project may become the norm in London after a successful run in January.

Following the holidays, the city ran a pilot project to collect trees and greenery as an alternative to setting up the usual collection depots around the city. 126 more words

Politics

The Last Laugh

I can’t say I expected to wear my life like an unwashed shirt, or laugh so hard I’d wake the dead and startle babies in their cribs; I didn’t wish for endless sunny days, or nights so full of stars I could barely breathe. 1,191 more words

Canterbury Culture

Canterbury Culture

For centuries Canterbury has been a cultural icon. Tourists flock to the city to experience this culture, to connect with the buildings and streets that offer a glimpse back to England’s past. 561 more words

Culture