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Outspoken Flint City Councilman Eric Mays dies | Local | #citycouncil

Flint’s First Ward is mourning the loss of their longtime City Councilman Eric Mays, who died on Saturday. FLINT, Mich. (WJRT) – The city of Flint is mourning the loss of outspoken Councilman Eric Mays, who died on Saturday. The city announced Mays’ death Saturday evening. The 65-year-old’s death was attributed to natural causes […]

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Chronicle poll shows S.F. Mayor Breed’s re-election bid is in danger

Composite of Daniel Lurie, London Breed, and Mark Farrell.  Lea Suzuki/The Chronicle, Stephen Lam/The Chronicle, Lea Suzuki/The Chronicle More than eight months out from election day and as about 40% of the electorate remains undecided, the poll found that former mayor and supervisor Mark Farrell — who officially announced his candidacy the day before polling began […]

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Michael Bloomberg Donates $200K for San Francisco Mayor Breed

San Francisco’s mayoral race, which is still more than nine months away, is starting to see some big money pour in. Billionaire, former three-term New York mayor and 2020 presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg has donated $200,000 to an independent political committee called Forward Action SF, Supporting London Breed for Mayor 2024. “Mayor Bloomberg and Mayor […]

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City Council to host workshop on homelessness Jan. 24 | Politics | #citycouncil

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Houston City Council pumps brakes on Fifth Ward creosote relocation | #citycouncil

A test well is shown as Kathy Blueford-Daniels, a Fifth Ward resident and community activist, talks about health concerns in the area near her home from the creosote contamination at the former Union Pacific Railroad site wood treatment facility shown Monday, Feb. 14, 2022, in Houston. Residents had previously picketed at the contaminated rail yard […]

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Here’s Mayor Breed’s choice for S.F.’s next top financial officer

Ben Rosenfield listens during a technical advisory committee meeting to discuss affordable housing quotas at City Hall in San Francisco, Calif., on Friday, March 10, 2023.Gabrielle Lurie/The Chronicle Mayor London Breed has revealed her choice to be San Francisco’s next top accounting officer: Greg Wagner, a senior leader in the city’s Department of Public Health.  […]

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Houston Mayor John Whitmire meets with TEA chief Mike Morath

Houston Mayor John Whitmire (left) and Texas Education Commissioner Mike Morath (right) met Jan. 8, 2024, to discuss the direction of Houston ISD.  Houston Chronicle Whitmire met with Morath to share “his views on the importance of HISD to the City of Houston and pledged that he and his new Education Advisor would assist the Houston […]

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Six things you don’t know about Mayor Jay Ruais | City Hall

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New Rincon City Council members officially sworn in | #citycouncil

The City of Rincon officially welcomed three council members during a recent swearing-in ceremony at City Hall.Two of the women are new additions and one returning after winning re-election. All three are long-time residents of Rincon and bring unique backgrounds and perspectives to the council.Michelle Taylor has operated a dental practice in Rincon with her […]

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