Montco commissioners approve 10 resolutions, 14 awards of contract
NORRISTOWN — February's first Montgomery County Commissioner's meeting began with announcements regarding the Overdose Awareness Billboard Competition.
Montgomery County commissioners approve 10 percent homestead exemption
Montgomery County homeowners will get a break on their property taxes next year in the form of a homestead exemption, thanks to a unanimous vote by Montgomery County commissioners Tuesday. The county's property tax rate (46.67 cents per $100 valuation), McRae pointed out, is only about 16 percent of the bill homeowners receive. McRae said it is too early to give definite numbers regarding the impact…
Durham County commissioners approved $20 million to help fund RTP modernization
County commissioners unanimously approved an agreement Monday night to give up to $20 million toward an effort to modernize the 50-year-old Research Triangle Park.
Travis County commissioners approve transportation blueprint to guide planning through 2045
Jul 17, 2019: Travis County commissioners voted unanimously to approve the Travis County Transportation Blueprint at a July 16 meeting of the Commissioners Court. “I’m
LETTER: What are commissioners hiding?
To the editor:I read the recent editorial in the Echo Press about the county's gag order ontheir employees. It makes a person wonder what kind of secrets our countygovernment has and what would happen if these secrets got out as publicInformation.It also raises the question as to who gave the gag order....
Judge rules in favor of fire commissioners
The Otsego County Supreme Court ruled in favor of the Town of Oneonta Fire District Board of Commissioners on Oct. 31, dismissing the requested injunction by the Town of Oneonta.
Electronic and recycle day, Aug. 10
Its time to recycle all those old electronics. Drop off is at Saint Philip Church, 12 West Street, on Saturday, Aug. 10, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. All towns
County rules and regulations approved
Teton County commissioners approved wide-ranging rules and regulations Tuesday, including new restrictions on sloshie retailers, mandatory training for alcoholic beverage servers and codifying a policy to allow e-bikes on pathways.
Henry County voters to elect commissioners, decide cityhood
In the days leading up to and including Election Day, Nov. 6, voters will decide who will fill Henry County elected offices.
In Your Opinion: Reporters at commissioner hearing must be commended
The four reporters who are attempting coverage of the Scuderi-Hunter hearing should be commended. I say attempt because coverage is not an easy task.
Ross commissioners eye ways to protect trees, environment
The tree ordinance would be part of the planning and subdivision ordinance, and apply to developers, not individual homeowners.
Ross commissioners decide to fix McKnight Road sinkhole
A large sinkhole opened July 11 at the entrance to the Waldorf Park apartments after heavy rains.
The two people running for the Grayson County Precinct 2 commissioner spot recently answered a series of questions for the Herald Democrat. Both
Candidates for Precinct 4 commissioner position field questions
The two people who want to be the Grayson County commissioner for Precinct 4 recently answered a set of questions for the Herald Democrat. Republican
Pugh scores a surprising turnaround on police commissioner
Baltimore mayor goes from floundering to a flourish in effort to get a new commissioner in place
Collier commissioners consider ways to boost census participation
With the 2020 census looming, Collier County leaders are considering a volunteer committee to help encourage residents to participate in the counting effort and make sure the population is accurately represented.
Voters to decide party control in Bucks commissioners' race
Democrats hope this year they’ll be able to become the majority on the Bucks County Board of Commissioners while Republicans hope they can hold onto