New noise ordinance could cause problems without hard proof of broken law
Local attorneys said the city’s new ordinance passed on Tuesday may not be the best down the road. Measuring what is considered loud isn’t so by-the-book anymore. Music, laughs and noise period are a big part of the nightlife culture. “If we can’t have noise, then what’s the point of coming here? ” asked bar-goer Barbara McLean. “I’ve had the music up as loud as possible and I couldn’t hear it near the homes in the back,” said Arena Bar manager Quincy Schoemano.
Council postpones noise ordinance changes over equity concerns
“Don’t just think that this is going to be somebody calling on the phone about a bar down the street or their neighbor next door,” said Council member Keith Young. “This opens up a larger door. I am totally not comfortable opening up a new pathway into our criminal justice system.”
All Boro Ordinance Parking Rules 84-8 & 194-16 RESUME Wednesday 1/2/19. from Lodi Police...
All Boro Ordinance Parking Rules 84-8 (Alternate Side Parking) & 194-16 (Overnight Resident Permit Parking) RESUME Wednesday 1/2/19. Please move your cars accordingly.
Community Tree Planting Event
WITH COMMUNITY TREE PLANTING EVENT The City of Owensboro Public Works Department is hosting a Community Tree Planting event on Saturday, April 13th at 9:00 a.m. at Thompson-Berry Park (1 Carter Road). We will gather to plant over 400 tree saplings in effort to support our community’s parks and promote the importance of storm water purity. The first one hundred volunteers will receive a free silky dogwood sapling!
Community workshop will show you how (Correct Link)
The Detroit Area Agency on Agency has teamed with Elder Law of Michigan, the National Council on Aging, the Center for Financial Health and the Southeast Michigan Senior Regional Collaborative to bring you the Senior Independence Benefits Fair.
Learn about LEED v4 at a USGBC community workshop
Learn about LEED v4 at a USGBC community workshop on www.usgbc.org.
How will you create community this year?
Every day, without even trying, we create the community we live in.
How Chicago’s New Bus TOD Ordinance Could Help Underserved Communities
By expanding the areas that are eligible for TOD to include zones around busy bus corridors, the city could help spur investment in low-income neighborhoods.
AMECO Announces “Solar 101 Community Workshop” in Long Beach, CA
Wed, May 1, 2013 @ 6:30pm at Recreation Park Ballroom | Learn what you really need to know about solar energy at this educational workshop organized by AMECO.
How Is My Child Doing? How Can I Help? A Family & Community Workshop
How Is My Child Doing? How Can I Help? A Family & Community Workshop Hartford, CT 06103
Development plan, rental ordinance top agenda at Carlisle workshop Wednesday
A development plan tabled at last month’s Carlisle Borough Council meeting is on the agenda for the council’s Wednesday night workshop meeting.
community dance workshop
You get 30 minutes. Invite your friends and collaborators. Get feedback. Free to attend and participate. You get what you need. Who is showing: Julius Ferraro with Open Classroom – wri…
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A Way to Immerse Yourself into a New Community
Posted on January 24, 2015 by lakesideohio Volunteering is a brilliant way to get to know a new community. Pat Cook, a longtime Lakesider, did just that when she began to spend her summers along Lake Erie “My earliest memory was making havoc in Lakeside while my parents were involved in meetings during Annual Conference,” said Pat. Pat’s father was a Methodist minister who primarily visited Lakeside each year during the East Ohio Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church. In 1967, the…
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How lacrosse is uniting Doverdale youth, community leaders
Several community leaders have teamed up to reach Doverdale youth through a new lacrosse program.
Richmond police chief: 'All lives matter. That's really what community policing should be about.'
When Chris Magnus first moved to Richmond, Calif., in 2006, he would hear gunshots at night, sometimes very close to his house. That would be disturbing to anyone, but it was especially so to Magnus, as he had just been hired to be Richmond's new chief of police.
Trends in Local Drone Ordinances
From coast to coast, states and local governments are trying to figure out laws and drone ordinances that are viable and make sense for their communities.
Bozeman should enforce its snow removal ordinance
I’m sitting in my living room with a cup of coffee. I’ve taken my jacket and vest off, as I’m a little steamed up after having cleared the snow from
Tips for Using Model Ordinances
A model ordinance can be a great starting point for drafting a new ordinance, but it should be reviewed and tailored for your municipality before it's adopted.