City Hall

Palomar Modular Buildings Releases City of Wilmer City Hall Building Case Study

  SEPTEMBER 13, 2018 (STL.News) Palomar Modular Buildings has released a case study for the completed construction of the new City of Wilmer City Hall modular building in Wilmer, Texas. The 5,376 square foot facility will be home to both the water department and the permits department, where citizens can take care of business with … Continue reading Palomar Modular Buildings Releases City of Wilmer City Hall Building Case Study

SAN FRANCISCO | New San Francisco mayor went from the projects to City Hall

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco’s incoming mayor knows the yawning gap between rich and poor firsthand, having been raised by her grandmother in the city’s drug- and violence-riddled projects. It is now the job of London Breed — the first black woman elected mayor of the city — to unite a wealthy but conflicted … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | New San Francisco mayor went from the projects to City Hall

SAN DIEGO | Officer wounds self during pursuit near San Diego marathon

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego officer accidentally shot himself in the leg Sunday while pursuing a hit-and-run suspect who pointed a weapon at police and was eventually arrested on the roof of a parking structure near the finish line of an annual marathon, authorities said. Officers fired at the woman but missed after … Continue reading SAN DIEGO | Officer wounds self during pursuit near San Diego marathon

Mayor hopes ‘knucklehead contingent’ avoids Eagles parade

PHILADELPHIA/February 06, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— An estimated 2 million people celebrating the Philadelphia Eagles‘ long-awaited first Super Bowl win will descend on the city Thursday as the Vince Lombardi trophy is paraded through five miles of jubilant fans. Democratic Mayor Jim Kenney called on them to celebrate with passion and pride and warned the small “knucklehead contingent” … Continue reading Mayor hopes ‘knucklehead contingent’ avoids Eagles parade

Pick for interim San Francisco mayor upsets black activists

SAN FRANCISCO/January 24, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —San Francisco supervisors chose a white man to serve as mayor until a June election, replacing the African-American woman temporarily serving in the position and infuriating activists in a city that is celebrated for its progressive politics but also has a dwindling black population. The Board of Supervisors booted acting Mayor … Continue reading Pick for interim San Francisco mayor upsets black activists

NYC sets affordable homes record: 24,500 financed in 2017

NEW YORK /January 16, 2018(AP)(STL.News) — New York City preserved or created more than 24,500 affordable homes last year, breaking a record for the nation’s biggest city, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday. The previous record was just over 23,100, set in 1989. The more than $1 billion effort last year mostly preserved affordable homes — … Continue reading NYC sets affordable homes record: 24,500 financed in 2017