Mayor Garcetti says LA employees who aren’t vaccinated by Dec. 18 ‘should be prepared’ to lose jobs

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Mayor Eric Garcetti said any city employee who refuses to get vaccinated against COVID-19 by Dec. 18 “should be prepared to lose their job.” The deadline was initially Wednesday for Los … Read more

Tarsha Jackson, Paula Poundstone, & Jennifer Mathieu (Oct. 19, 2021) | Houston Public Media

On Tuesday’s Houston Matters: City Council member Tarsha Jackson answers your questions about issues affecting city government. Also this hour: We talk with comedian and Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me! panelist Paula Poundstone. She performs at … Read more

Top Philly officials to testify about efforts to combat gun violence

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — Members of Philadelphia City Council will hear testimony from top officials and key community members Wednesday involved in implementing plans to combat gun violence. The public hearing is scheduled to happen remotely … Read more

Opinion | City council showed its contempt for Toronto renters during the debate over rooming houses. Its inaction in a housing crisis is both insulting and cowardly

After the war, in the 1940s, my late, great Aunt Esther moved to Toronto from Nova Scotia, part of a decades-long wave of migration from Atlantic Canada to Ontario. As she told the story, she … Read more

LA City Council to vote on COVID vaccine mandate for indoor spaces today

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The Los Angeles City Council will consider an ordinance on Wednesday that will require people to show proof of full COVID-19 vaccination before entering indoor restaurants, bars, gyms, shopping centers, entertainment … Read more