Public service

UNC Board of Governors Announces Recipients of Faculty Public Service Award

The UNC Board of Governors announced the recipients of the faculty’s Public Service Award and discussed affordable education during its Thursday plenary meeting. Committee chairs provided updates on the Project Kitty Hawk adult learning program and delegations of authority among UNC leaders. In his report, UNC System President Peter Hans spoke about the system’s mission […]

Public housing

In Inchicore, plans for the flagship public housing project now include more homes, a library and

Overview of the plans for the municipal grounds on Emmet Road from the architect’s presentation. Dublin City Council has increased the number of homes it hopes to develop on land at St Michael’s Estate in Inchicore, in a development that will be fully rental and social. Plans released this month as part of a third […]

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Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission Group IV Examination will be held on July 24

The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) will conduct the Group IV review after a two-year hiatus on July 24 to fill 7,382 vacancies, TNPSC Chairman Ka has said. Balachandran Tuesday. Briefing reporters in Chennai, he said the TNPSC would start accepting online applications from March 30. The deadline for submitting applications is April 28. […]

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Entrepreneurship is alive in New York’s public housing. Will the city grow?

Many nights after a long day of homeschooling two of her children, Tamykah Anthony stands over the stove, preparing natural beauty products in her kitchen at Queensbridge Houses, the world’s largest social housing complex from New York. Fueled by a lifelong interest in science, she began officially selling the products in 2017, hoping to provide […]

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Davenport Sells Remaining 42 Public Housing Units to Nonprofits | Politics and elections

Three area nonprofits will purchase the remaining city-owned public housing stock in Davenport, after the city council and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development approved the sale this week. Davenport sold its low-income apartment building, the Heritage, to an out-of-state nonprofit in 2020. The sale of the 42 units in 21 properties scattered […]

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Brighton social housing shouldn’t be on suburban ‘best street’: Liberal MP Wendy Lovell

The remarks were widely condemned by the Andrews government, with Housing Minister Richard Wynne calling on Ms Lovell to apologise. “The comments by Wendy Lovell, a former housing minister, are absolutely shameful. She should have done the right thing and walked into Parliament today, apologized and unreservedly recanted – and she didn’t,’ Mr Wynne said. […]

Public welfare

“Public Welfare Systems Triumph Over Caste-Based Politics in Polls” | Lucknow News

Lucknow: The 2022 UP assembly elections will go down in history as those that witnessed the cascading effect of social welfare programs not only implemented transparently, but educating the masses on their rights and access to these monumental programs, a state government spokesperson said.“Most importantly, it was done without any consideration of caste, region or […]

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Historic Liberal-NDP deal supports Canada’s most vulnerable

The PSAC welcomes the historic agreement reached between the Liberals and the NDP which will help millions of Canadians and prevent workers from falling further behind. Unions have fought for decades for the progressive measures announced under the Confidence and Supply Agreement, and they will have a direct impact on communities across the country. The […]

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Sánchez senior of Princeton receives ReachOut scholarship for public service

Princeton senior Emily Sánchez received a scholarship from ReachOut 56-81-06, an alumni-funded effort that supports one-year public service projects after graduation. Sánchez will develop a series of podcasts on the history of Latino communities in New Jersey. Photo by Jacquelyn Davila The project, “Podcasting History: An Opportunity to Bring Latino Voices Inside New Jersey’s History […]

Public welfare

Woods Hole scientist John Holdren receives Public Welfare Medal

Editor’s Note: This story has been updated to correct errors in Dr. Holdren’s biographical information. Few people realize the moment they stumble upon what they want to do for the rest of their lives – but John Holdren, senior adviser to the president of the Woodwell Climate Research Center in Woods Hole, remembers it well. […]

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From social housing to home ownership: EXIT Realty is the solution for affordable housing

A real estate professional returns to her hometown of North Carolina to help a woman achieve a dream WOBURN, Mass. – March 22, 2022 – (Newswire.com) As home prices soar across America, buying a home is looking like a pipe dream to the average buyer more than ever. EXIT Realty responds by asking agents and […]

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From HLM to home ownership: EXIT

WOBURN, Mass., March 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As home prices soar across America, buying a home is looking like a pipe dream to the typical buyer more than ever. EXIT Realty is responding by asking agents and brokers to engage in their communities, prioritize consumer education, and help first-time buyers make housing affordable. In […]

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Government debt aims to save society and improve public welfare: minister

Even if we have a deficit, we may still owe, but it’s to save society and the economy Jakarta (ANTARA) – Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati has said government debt is a step to save society and help the community thrive amid the COVID-19 pandemic crisis. “Although we have a deficit, we may still owe, […]

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EXIT Realty is the affordable housing solution

A real estate professional returns to her hometown of North Carolina to help a woman achieve a dream Featured image for EXIT Realty Corp. International Featured image for EXIT Realty Corp. International WOBURN, Mass., March 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As home prices soar across America, buying a home is looking like a pipe dream […]

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FEEDING AMERICA RELEASES NEW PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENTS WITH SHANOLA HAMPTON

The COVID-19 pandemic created an economic crisis that upended the lives of many people and continues to have ripple effects to this day. Feeding America estimates that at least one in five people have turned to charitable food aid in United States in 2020, an increase of 50% compared to the previous year. A food […]

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Pioneering Former Public Service Diversity Champions – Newsroom

St. Thomas alumnus Kelsey Dawson Walton ’02, ’09 MA likes to flash passers-by with a warm, welcoming smile. “It’s the kind of thing that I think can sometimes be lacking in our world,” she said. “I think when you show humanity, you open doors for yourself in life.” And some doors have opened for her […]

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City allocates CDBG public service funds | News

The City of Kokomo has allocated a portion of its Community Development Block Grant funds to various local non-profit organizations. The city’s CDBG working total is $843,746, the same as last year, because the US Department of Housing and Urban Development has not yet calculated the amount of CDBG money that the city ​​will receive […]

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Good government requires a truly public Australian civil service | Canberra time

public service, tim hollo, green, public service, public sector, labor hiring, contractors From pandemic preparedness to disaster relief, each new crisis we have faced recently has shown more clearly what happens when successive governments erode public service. Due to crippling staffing ceilings and “efficiency dividends”, widespread outsourcing, precarious employment and reduced expertise, the government is […]

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Obituary: Gary Gray, councilor with selfless devotion to public service

GLASGOW Councilor Gary Gray’s purpose and happiness in life was founded in service to others, writes Paul Sweeney MSP. Gray, who died suddenly on February 13 at the age of 49, had been a Labor councilor for the Canal ward in the north of the city since 2017. He was first elected in 2003, as […]

Public housing

Wilmington city leaders take public housing issues to Congress

WASHINGTON DC (WECT) – Three leaders from the city of Wilmington traveled to Washington DC to champion the city’s cause and be the voice of more than 150 families, including more than 300 children, who have been displaced from their homes in due to mold problems. Mayor Bill Saffo and Council members Clifford Barnett and […]

Public welfare

Bangladeshi Miraz leads a public welfare project for the Ban Ki-moon Center for Global Citizens

The project, “Assistance to Backward Communities”, provides education and medical care to children with physical and mental disabilities, a press release said on Monday. It aims to build self-reliance through the education and training of homeless unemployed youth, and various other public welfare activities, including the education of helpless elderly people. Project Manager Miraz and […]

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New federal funds to install sprinklers in Mpls social housing buildings.

Nearly three years after a fire killed five residents, Minneapolis will receive $2 million in federal funding to add sprinklers to the last of its aging high-rise buildings. The Minneapolis Public Housing Authority (MPHA) has rushed in recent years to add sprinklers to all of its buildings, most of them built before government fire codes […]

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Opinion: Public service jobs deserve fair pay

Anna Williams, Karin Power and Rachel Prusak Williams represents House District 52 – Hood River; Power represents Home District 41 – Milwaukie; and Prusak represents House District 37 – West Linn in the Oregon Legislature. All three are Democrats whose terms expire in January 2023. At the end of this year’s legislative session, three of […]

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COMMENT: Premier of Prince Edward Island must depoliticize the public service

Martin Ruben, FCPA, FCGA, who runs a consulting business in Victoria-by-the-Sea, PEI, and has experience in the public sector and corporate governance for nonprofit, provided the following opinion piece. As a former public auditor, it was ingrained in me not to comment or discuss actions taken by elected members of government. The exception was when […]

Public community

Flato Development Hosts Public Community Engagement Meeting

Flato Developments, the company building the new development in Beeton just off Main Street on the west end of town, hosted a community engagement meeting on Thursday March 3 to get feedback from local residents on their housing project for the elderly. The meeting took place in the Beeton Arena Community Hall. The seniors’ complex […]

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Flato Development Hosts Public Community Engagement Meeting | bloginfo(‘name’); ?>

March 10, 2022 0 comments By Brian Lockhart Flato Developments, the company building the new development in Beeton just off Main Street on the west end of town, hosted a community engagement meeting on Thursday March 3 to get feedback from local residents on their housing project for the elderly. The meeting took place in […]

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One Man’s Ongoing Battle With Public Housing Agency – The Famuan

Oliver Hill Sr. Courtesy of Tifany Hill Advocate for the rights of black tenants in public housing, Oliver Hill Sr., is fighting a new battle to obtain ADA housing while he is rehoused. This comes after the Tallahassee Housing Authority [THA] received funding for the redevelopment of apartments on Orange Avenue. Tifany Hill, the daughter […]

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Mold in Wilmington public housing displaces residents

After mold displaced more than 450 people from public housing in Wilmington in recent months, local authorities and residents are scrambling to find a solution. Many families stay in hotels while their homes are cleared of mold. The remediation and relocation caused stress for the 151 displaced families and created financial pressure for the Wilmington […]

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NYCHA seeks to modernize garbage and recycling disposal in NYC public housing estates

STATEN ISLAND, NY — The New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) is looking to modernize waste and recycling systems, while increasing the efficiency of its developments. The agency issued a Request for Information (RFI) on Monday, seeking proposals from waste haulers and container collection equipment manufacturers to develop a pilot program for using hoist waste […]

Public welfare

CoinEx Charity Launches $10M Charity Fund to Improve Global Public Welfare

Focusing on humanistic care, CoinEx Charity has launched charity events around the world starting in 2021. The organization has provided vital supplies and medical aids to people living in impoverished areas and helped children from different countries to have equal access to education. In the event of a disaster, it offered immediate emergency aid to […]

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California lawmakers seek to repeal public housing ‘vote veto’ – GV Wire

California lawmakers are again trying to get rid of the country’s only law that allows voters to veto public housing projects, a provision added to the state’s constitution in 1950 to keep black families out of white neighborhoods. . Almost everyone on Capitol Hill agrees the provision should be repealed, both for its racist roots […]

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How Marcelia Nicholson’s life experiences are shaping her public service

“Journeys” is a new feature from the Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service that examines the career paths taken by our community entrepreneurs. Do you know someone we should introduce? Please send your suggestions to [email protected] Marcelia Nicholson never planned to go into politics. As a girl, she wanted to study education and become a teacher. […]

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Denver Housing Authority Begins Radon Mitigation Installation in Public Housing – CBS Denver

DENVER (CBS4) – After CBS4 Investigates found high levels of radon in some Denver public housing, the Denver Housing Authority is installing radon mitigation systems in the Columbine Homes public housing complex to protect residents. The DHA plans to test and mitigate as needed every unit in its social housing portfolio over the next two […]

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Local nonprofits hope to buy social housing in Davenport

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) – Several nonprofit organizations that are part of the Quad Cities Housing Cluster have identified an incredible need for affordable rents and mortgages, if this purchase goes through it will keep more than 40 affordable housing units available for those who need it most. “It’s, just that it’s really become a crisis,” […]

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Civil Service Commissioner announces findings of Kāinga Ora review

Thursday, March 3, 2022, 11:38 a.m.Press release: Public Service Commission The public housing agency, Kāinga Ora, failed to meet expected standards of political neutrality when it published an article about a political candidate, Civil Service Commissioner Peter Hughes has found. The commissioner said Kāinga Ora was wrong when he looked at the principle of political […]

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Van Broad de Mauldin looks back on 15 years of public service

wide van will say goodbye as Director of Community Development with the town of Mauldin March 28. The economic development veteran has been serving the Golden Strip since October 2007, when he started as Economic Director of Fountain Inn. “When I started at Fountain Inn, the town had a depressed downtown with 60% of its […]

Public welfare

Patricia Consentino: Re-Elect Van Tassel as Sanbornton Public Welfare Overseer | Letters to the Editor

Constituents of the Sanbornton community, please consider this unsolicited endorsement for Melanie Van Tassel to be re-elected as Public Welfare Overseer. As a chosen person, in a nearby community, I had the pleasure of knowing your skilled, knowledgeable, and diligent supervisor when she served as a backup to our long-time Wellness Director at Tilton. Melanie […]

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Budget debate: Up to 40 hours for civil servants to familiarize themselves with other sectors

SINGAPORE – From this year, civil servants will have more opportunities for exposure to other sectors, with up to 40 hours at their disposal to do so. Minister in charge of Public Service Chan Chun Sing announced on Wednesday March 2 that each officer can use up to 40 hours per year to participate in […]

Public housing

Worcester mayor’s plan for more large-scale social housing is a big mistake

Raymond V. Mariano | Telegram and gazette Growing up in a large-scale public housing estate like Great Brook Valley – which the public perception also includes Curtis Apartments – carries with it a sort of scarlet letter. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not complaining about where I grew up. It was a great neighborhood, with […]

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Walter Mulkewich, Mayor of Burlington 1991-1997, A Life of Public Service | The public record

Today brought the sad news that former Burlington Mayor Walter Mulkewich passed away on February 28. He was truly one of the most honest people in politics in Burlington and Hamilton as well. To say they don’t make politicians like Mulkewich anymore is an understatement. He dedicated himself to public service, he showed courage, grace […]

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ACTCOSS denounces the ruthless moves of HLM

The ACT Council for Social Services (ACTCOSS) today condemned the ACT Government’s ruthless implementation of its public housing renewal programme. In recent days, more than 300 ACT Housing tenants – including elderly people, people with chronic health conditions and people with disabilities – have been shocked to receive letters telling them they will have to […]