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    I attended the city council meeting for the city I reside in, Riverside. Taking the opportunity over spring break, I was able to attend the meeting on March 27, 2018 and presiding over this meeting was the Mayor, Rusty Bailey. Currently there are no women represented on the council with the caucasian male being the most prevalent demographic making up the local authority. Initially, I conducted a bit of research in the local paper the “Press Enterprise” and found the top issues for the mayoral election

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    The Phoenix City Council Meeting The Phoenix City Council meeting stood packed with attendees ranging from council men and women, lawyers, (basically elderly) interested citizens, neighborhood representatives, owners of businesses, and many others firm on playing a undeviating role in the due process of local government. The meeting began with an invocation from the pastor of a local church invited to pray by the Mayor Stanton. Then following was a pledge to the flag and then the mayor carries

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    work with this company on internships? Why? What, if anything could be done by UT to improve the internship for future students? What, if anything, could be done by your host organization? I think that UT should continue to work with the Austin City Council Meeting Minutes Project in the future. It has a very convenient location for students to attend the internship, because it is located on campus in the Annette Strauss Institute floor of the CMA building. Commuting could be a concern for many students

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    Houston City Council Meeting I attended the Houston City Council meeting held on September 1, 2015. When I entered the the council chamber, at 1:20 pm, I was surprised to see that the chamber was packed with people. I had previously attended a New York City Council meeting were the chamber was almost completely empty. As I made my way to an empty bench in the chamber, I noticed that most of the people in the chamber were veterans. A majority of the veterans appeared to be in their eighties or

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    The Dahlonega City Hall was crowded on the evening of March 1st 2010. The seats were full, except for at the very front, and the standing room was filled almost out the door. The crowd, mostly made up of students, leaned in to hear as the voices of the City Council members faded in and out of the faltering sound system. The six City Council members and the mayor sat along a bench as if they were the judges at a hearing. Because of the ongoing discussions and the crowd, I thought I had arrived a few

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    for county employees, and operating county parks (Kelly, John, 2013). City council is a customary model of the local government in the United States. A city council is voted in as a legislative body with the authorization to permit municipal regulations and finances, to make budgeting, and also situate local tax percentage in most predicaments. City council members are appointed by districts in cities that are big, but cities that are smaller have an extensive system or a compound district and tend

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    Government: Meeting The City Council, Our City's Life Changer Porterville California, is a city in Tulare County where we have roughly 59 thousand American residents living here. Porterville has its City Hall where our citizens are allowed to go ask questions. It is a place where our cities residents our allowed to come and share their concerns about how the State’s new laws affect them personally. On April 3, 2018, I attended the Porterville City Hall Council meeting, where our cities residents had come

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    Adelaide is the place to be. Eager to catch up with its older brother and sister, Melbourne and Sydney, our city is creating a culture like no other. Taking inspiration from their street art, culture and atmosphere, the Adelaide City Council is eager to breathe new life into Adelaide’s parks, squares and laneways. However, this progress has come at a cost. While the council is busy helping out new businesses, established venues have cried foul, claiming they’re being hard done by. Maybe they have

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    On Monday, April 13th, 2009, I visited the Culver City city council meeting, and found that they operate using a council-manager form of government. For a city with a population of about 38,000, this type of governmental structure is fairly common, and I was not surprised to see it in action in a community where the median household income is around $56,000 a year. Culver City is also a culturally rich community with a 60 percent Caucasian population, and a quarter of the residents are either of

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    The Puyallup city council is made up of seven members: the mayor, the deputy mayor, four council members from the city’s three districts and finally at large member who represents all three districts. Members of city council have different jobs and responsibilities very similar to the four different types of managers explained in Chapter one: top managers, middle managers, first-line managers, and team managers (Williams, 2016) except there is no first-line management. Mayor Hopkins is the top manager

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