Ire as Jerusalem tries to regulate the religious character of neighborhood councils

A battle is waged in Jerusalem against a decision by the municipality to designate seats on the councils of communities as ultra-Orthodox or not. Seats are coming up for election on December 22. Mayor Moshe Lion and his administration believe that pre-designation of seats on the basis of religious affiliation can prevent power struggles during […]

Des Moines council praises water trails and seeks to protect promised neighborhood projects

On Monday, Des Moines city council members praised the multi-million dollar downtown waterway projects, but said the city must keep its promises to neighborhoods while seeking l ‘money. Council members in a working session Monday morning discussed an initial $ 32 million project in Des Moines that is part of a $ 117 million regional […]

Austin organizations partner with the city on 8 neighborhood projects

AUSTIN (KXAN) – A number of local organizations are partnering with the city of Austin on projects to improve their neighborhoods. This week, Austin announced eight projects in the South, Central, East and North Austin areas: The Austin Texas Bike Polo Social Club multipurpose polo field in Metz Park New Colony Park Neighborhood Association entrance […]

Los Angeles neighborhood councils approve cuts to LAPD budget, including NWWNC

Los Angeles City Council slashed the Los Angeles Police Department’s budget following calls to action from Los Angeles City Neighborhood Councils. As of June 29, at least 13 neighborhood councils in the city had sent letters to LA City Council in support of the LA people’s budget, according to a tweet from the Progressive Neighborhood […]

UCSD is moving forward on two “neighborhood” projects – Spaces4Learning

New construction UCSD is moving forward on two “neighborhood” projects By Dian Schaffhauser 03/06/20 While the University of California at San Diego has suspended some projects due to financial constraints introduced by the pandemic, the university is continuing construction work on its North Torrey Pines Living and Learning District and planning his Living and learning […]

Southern LA Neighborhood Tips

Note: If you see any outdated or wrong information, please send an email [email protected]you Empowerment Congress North Area Neighborhood Development Council (West Adams region)EPICC, 2980 S. Menlo Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90007 on the first Thursday of each month: 6.30 p.m. Neighborhood Council United Quarters (West Adams, Arlington Heights, Jefferson Park)Council District 10 Field Office, […]

Cleveland Sustainable Neighborhood Projects

Cuyahoga Community College Cuyahoga Community College received LEED Gold certification for the Metro Campus Center renovation and is pursuing LEED certification for three other projects. Tri-C has received LEED certifications on four buildings constructed several years ago. More information Since 2010, Drink Local, Drink Tap has partnered with residents and organizations to organize monthly beach […]

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