A City Hall is not just a building. It is not only a physical place where we gather, debate, and decide the important issues of the day. It is also a
Questions of ethics in L.A. City Hall
The problem we are trying to solve, politicians, is an increasing cynicism by the citizenry about the ethics of the work you do ostensibly in the public interest.
Why is everybody leaving City Hall? It’s complicated
Acting Portland City Manager Sheila Hill-Christian announced last week she’s leaving to take a job as the assistant city manager of Cincinnati. Hill-Christian would have been a frontrunner to be named Portland’s permanent city manager if she’d wanted to be (she didn’t), and she seemingly remains widely liked and respected in the city despite having been …
Airport closure remains a top priority for City Hall
The City of Santa Monica wants to close Santa Monica Airport as soon as legally possible. In a resolution passed Tuesday night, the Council unanimously reiterated their desire to close the facility on or before July 1, 2018. The vote made clear...
The View from the Top of Kansas City's City Hall
Take your kids on a FREE and unforgettable adventure giving them beautiful bird's eye views of the city from the top of City Hall.
Downtown location is must for City Hall, says commission
Downtown Prescott and city hall apparently are inseparable.
Pensions or your neighborhoods? Sacramento City Hall fights over how to spend $40 million [The...
May 15– May 15–Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg made his case Tuesday night for setting aside $40 million in public funding every year for the next five years to pay for projects and services he said will benefit the city’s disadvantaged neighborhoods. But it’s far from
Foss: City Halls should be open and welcoming
If you've never been inside Schenectady City Hall, I encourage you to stop by It's the sort of building they just don't make anymore -- a stately brick structure topped by a clock tower and cupola with a golden dome. The roof that hangs over the front door is supported by thick marble columns that recall ancient Rome. The interior is just as impressive. My favorite feature? The intricately painted rotunda ceiling, and the skylight at its center. Of course, most of the…
What to do about Paris city hall?
Paris Board of Aldermen approve consulting contract to identify future solutions for aging building
Why efforts to keep city hall scandal-free are getting heated
There are competing ethics ordinances before Bethlehem City Council.
Why is SF City Hall lit up in pink and blue?
In a show of solidarity with transgender youth, San Francisco City Hall has been lit in the colors of the transgender flag. The pink, white, and blue lighting comes in response to President Trump's revoking of a guidance that protects trans students in federally funded public schools.
Why Is City Hall Celebrating the Racially Divisive La La Land?
The film has been criticized for its privileged, white view of a metropolis where nearly three out of four people are a minority.
What’s going on? Damaged city hall window replaced in Hannibal
A panel of glass damaged during last week’s high winds was being replaced Tuesday at Hannibal City Hall.
Dunwoody to mark city’s anniversary Dec. 10 with cake at City Hall
Dunwoody residents can enjoy a slice of cake before the City Council’s Dec. 10 meeting as part of a small 10-year anniversary celebration. The city canceled its Dec. 1 anniversary event plann…
Fontana city manager retires after 20 years leading City Hall
After Ken Hunt’s Monday, July 15, announcement, the city named veteran administrator Michael Milhiser as its interim leader
City Hall Notebook: Flurry of traffic safety proposals before City Council
Traffic and pedestrian safety appear to be very much on the mind of the City Council for its meeting Tuesday night, the last one before next week's
'Leap forward': Proposal tightens social media rules at Minneapolis City Hall
The city's proposal comes at a time when politicians depend on social media to communicate with the public and, increasingly, to conduct government business. But the draft policy does not cover "personal" accounts used by elected officials.
Buffalo City Hall search tied to FBI questions about mayor's ally
This most recent search warrant appears directly tied to a subpoena the federal agency served on City Hall in 2017 for documents connected t
FBI seizes City Hall records, questions planning chief at his home
Just a day after voters went to the polls, FBI agents arrived at City Hall with a search warrant and focused their investigation on the Offi
Austin unlawfully blocked gun holder from City Hall, judge rules
A Travis County judge has ruled that the city of Austin violated state open carry gun laws when it blocked a licensed firearms holder from entering City