Login

Register

FOLLOW US ON:
  LOGIN | CREATE AN ACCOUNT
 
BUSINESS

 LATEST VIDEO

ECODISTRICTS SUMMIT- BOSTON, MA   NOV 12-14, 2013

ECODISTRICTS SUMMIT- BOSTON, MA NOV 12-14, 2013

Description | Coming to Boston November 12-14, the 2013 EcoDistricts Summit is the premier conference dedicated to promoting sustainable neighborhood development. The [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

Municipal Broadband: Who Pays the Bill?

Municipal Broadband: Who Pays the Bill?

NEW YORK — I was a guest recently on an Internet radio talk show, “ Gigabit Nation ,” hosted [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Choose Chicago Announce Additional Tourism Records for 2012

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Choose Chicago Announce Additional Tourism Records for 2012

CHICAGO — Today, citing information from U.S. Travel, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Don Welsh, President and CEO of Choose Chicago, [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

Advertisement

MAYORS' COLUMNS & COMMENTARIES

New York City Mayor
Michael R. Bloomberg | 09.23.2013

Mayor Bloomberg : “If we raise our expectations, our kids will meet them.”

NEW YORK — “Good Morning.  This is Mayor Mike Bloomberg.”“For decades, it was taken for granted that New York City’s [...]
Read Post | Comments (0) |

FORT WORTH MAYOR
BETSY PRICE | 09.07.2013

Mayor Betsy Price : An open letter to the Texas Transportation Commission chairman

FORT WORTH — Dear Chairman Houghton, Thank you for allowing me and my fellow mayors to present our concerns about [...]
Read Post | Comments (0) |

JACKSONVILLE MAYOR
ALVIN BROWN | 08.21.2013

Remaining focused on retirement reform

JACKSONVILLE — Dear Friends: With the renewed efforts of the Jacksonville Retirement Reform Task Force, we are moving forward again [...]
Read Post | Comments (0) |

New York City Mayor
Michael R. Bloomberg | 07.21.2013

Mayor Bloomberg Provides Mid-Year Crime Update in Weekly Radio Address

NEW YORK — “Thanks to smart policing, tough gun laws, and heroic work by the men and women of the [...]
Read Post | Comments (0) |

New York City Mayor
Michael R. Bloomberg | 05.19.2013

“Last year, New York had the lowest number of fire deaths – 58 –

NEW YORK — “Good Morning. This is Mayor Mike Bloomberg.“Keeping New Yorkers safe from harm is City government’s number one [...]
Read Post | Comments (0) |

Washington, DC Mayor
Vincent C. Gray | 05.19.2013

Mayor Gray Outlines District’s Plan to Strengthen Power Grid…

WASHINGTON, DC — I’m Vincent C. Gray, Mayor of the District of Columbia. I’m sure many of you all have [...]
Read Post | Comments (0) |

Fort Worth Mayor
Betsy Price | 05.19.2013

Mayor Betsy Price : “We need your input on the future of fighting crime in Fort Worth”

FORT WORTH —  Do you have an opinion about how your city addresses crime? Do you feel the city is [...]
Read Post | Comments (0) |

FORT WORTH MAYOR
BETSY PRICE | 04.13.2013

Fort Worth : Central resource center for homeless coming by 2014

FORT WORTH — In 2008, Mayor Mike Moncrief and countless community partners set a course and a vision to end [...]
Read Post | Comments (0) |

HALTON HILLS MAYOR
RICK BONNETTE | 04.04.2013

Mayor Rick Bonnette “Folks we were listened to at Queen’s Park”

HALTON HILLS — I have written before about the Provincial Sector Review Panel on the Ontario Hydro Utilities.  This was [...]
Read Post | Comments (0) |

MAYORS & CITIES ONLINE STORE

 

EDITOR'S PICKS

American billionaire buys Picasso’s “Le Reve” for record $155M

American billionaire buys Picasso’s “Le Reve” for record $155M

NEW YORK CITY — American billionaire and hedge fund manager Steve Cohen has bought a Pablo Picasso artwork for approximately [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

Obama appoints first woman to lead Secret Service

Obama appoints first woman to lead Secret Service

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday appointed Julia A. Pierson as director of the Secret Service, making [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

UN appoints Swedish expert to probe chemical weapons use in Syria

UN appoints Swedish expert to probe chemical weapons use in Syria

NEW YORK CITY — United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday appointed Swedish scientist Ake Sellstrom to head a [...]
Read Post | Comments (1)

Ex-New Orleans mayor charged with bribery, fraud

Ex-New Orleans mayor charged with bribery, fraud

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was indicted Friday on 21 corruption charges including wire fraud, bribery and money laundering. [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

Mayors focus on “local warming,” urge Obama to act

Mayors focus on “local warming,” urge Obama to act

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Reeling from an historic drought, the hottest year on record and more frequent wild weather, mayors from [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

RECENT BLOG POSTS

LATEST NEWS

De Blasio Administration Honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. With Day Of Service, Calls New Yorkers To Lifelong Civic Action.

NEW YORK—Marking Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the de Blasio administration today held a Day of Service, spotlighting educational [...]
MAYORS & CITIES MAGAZINE   2015.01.19| Read

IN THE NEWS

Catalonia votes to break away from Spain in illegal referendum

BARCELONA, SPAIN — The autonomous region of Catalonia has voted in favor of breaking away from Spain to become an [...]
MAYORS & CITIES MAGAZINE   2014.11.09| Read

LATEST NEWS

George W. Bush gives 50-50 odds his brother will run for president

WASHINGTON, D.C.  — Former U.S. President George W. Bush believes the odds are even as to whether his brother, former [...]
MAYORS & CITIES MAGAZINE   2014.11.09| Read

IN THE NEWS

Army veteran shot dead at homecoming party in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA — A 22-year-old Army veteran, who recently returned to the United States after serving in Afghanistan, was [...]
MAYORS & CITIES MAGAZINE   2014.11.09| Read

IN THE NEWS

Coalition aircraft strike Islamic State leaders near Mosul

MOSUL, IRAQ — Coalition aircraft have destroyed a 10-vehicle Islamic State convoy near the northern Iraqi city of Mosul, but [...]
MAYORS & CITIES MAGAZINE   2014.11.09| Read

 THE QUESTION

Manitowoc mayor proposes 1.99 percent tax increase

Manitowoc mayor proposes 1.99 percent tax increase

MANITOWOC — Mayor Justin Nickels unveiled his proposed Executive 2014 Budget for the city and it would increase the assessed [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

Mayor Emanuel and World Business Chicago Announce Jeff Malehorn as New President & Ceo of World Business Chicago

Mayor Emanuel and World Business Chicago Announce Jeff Malehorn as New President & Ceo of World Business Chicago

CHICAGO — Mayor Rahm Emanuel and World Business Chicago Vice-Chairman Michael Sacks announced Friday that Jeff Malehorn has been selected [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

Mayor Parker Unveils FY14 Budget Proposal Focused on Houston’s Future

Mayor Parker Unveils FY14 Budget Proposal Focused on Houston’s Future

HOUSTON — Mayor Annise Parker today unveiled a $4.9 billion proposed total city budget for the fiscal year that begins [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

GLOBAL RATING SERVICE (GRS) expands its network and presents the first ranking of the perception of attractiveness and risk of investment in emergent African countries.

GLOBAL RATING SERVICE (GRS) expands its network and presents the first ranking of the perception of attractiveness and risk of investment in emergent African countries.

NEW YORK —  GRS will establish offices in Dakar serving Senegal, in Abidjan serving Francophone West Africa, and in Accra [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

City of Chicago to Host Latino Small Business Expo at West Side Technical Institute

City of Chicago to Host Latino Small Business Expo at West Side Technical Institute

CHICAGO — Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the City of Chicago’s Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection (BACP) and the Office [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

UK economy narrowly avoids triple-dip recession

UK economy narrowly avoids triple-dip recession

LONDON, ENGLAND  — The British economy grew faster than expected in the first three months of the year, narrowly avoiding [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

DISH launches $25.5 billion merger proposal to Spring Nextel

DISH launches $25.5 billion merger proposal to Spring Nextel

ENGLEWOOD, COLORADO  — DISH Network Corporation on Monday announced that it has submitted a merger proposal to Sprint Nextel Corporation [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

7.6

U.S. unemployment rate at 7.6 percent in March, only adds 88,000 jobs [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

Mayor Rahm Emanuel Joins Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman

Mayor Rahm Emanuel Joins Caterpillar CEO Doug Oberhelman

CHICAGO — Mayor Emanuel joins Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman and other Illinois business and civic leaders to launch [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

Cyprus: Big depositors could lose up to 60 percent

Cyprus: Big depositors could lose up to 60 percent

NICOSIA, CYPRUS  — Big depositors at Cyprus' largest bank will face losing up to 60 percent of their savings which [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

European Union needs $20.7 billion to avoid insolvency this year

European Union needs $20.7 billion to avoid insolvency this year

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM  — The European Union's executive arm on Wednesday said it needs 11.2 billion euros ($14.4 billion) in additional [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

Chicago : New Initiatives will Support Small Business Growth in Neighborhoods

Chicago : New Initiatives will Support Small Business Growth in Neighborhoods

CHICAGO — Today, Mayor Emanuel unveiled the Neighborhood Small Business Growth Strategy, the City’s first strategy designed for neighborhood small [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

Ryanair Commits to Order 175 Next-Generation 737S From Boieng

Ryanair Commits to Order 175 Next-Generation 737S From Boieng

NEW YORK, N.Y — Boeing is delighted that Ryanair has announced a commitment today to order 175 Next-Generation 737-800s for [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

Seattle : Mayor, Council create Economic Development Commission

Seattle : Mayor, Council create Economic Development Commission

SEATTLE – Today Mayor Mike McGinn and Council President Sally J. Clark officially announced the formation of the Economic Development [...]
Read Post | Comments (0)

Travel
website security