Portland Arts Council votes not to restore Washington, Lincoln statues toppled in 2020 riots

Fox News Flash top headlines for October 1 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. The Regional Arts & Culture Council Board of Directors endorsed a recommendation Wednesday that toppled and removed monuments not be returned to their previous locations and to inform the

Homeowners outraged as council charges £215 to drive over the KERB

Homeowners outraged as ‘money-grabbing’ council in Wales charges them £215 to drive over the KERB to access their driveways installed after their houses were built Families charged £215 to get ‘permission’ to drive across the pavement on street Neighbours on street in Barry, South Wales, were left shocked after getting letter

Oldham council enlists celebrities to tackle confusing Covid messaging

Oldham council enlists Pakistan’s cricket captain and ‘Jay’ from the Inbetweeners to tackle ‘confusing’ Covid messaging ahead of town’s return to lockdown on Sunday People in Oldham, Pendle and Blackburn given new covid restrictions on Sunday But local officials say rules have caused ‘confusion’ and more clarity is needed Oldam council leader Sean

‘Nonsensical’: Bayside council considers ban on BBQs, backyard fires

The tongs are out after a Melbourne council moved to outlaw backyard barbecues and firepits, stoking swift public outrage. A proposed change to Bayside City Council's local law would see a ban on burning solid fuel, such as wood and charcoal, for backyard fires or outdoor cooking, like wood-fired pizza

Seattle council members unveil plan to lay off cops but balk at defunding department by 50 percent right away

Seattle residents slam proposals to defund the police as ‘a radical experiment’ Former Seattle city council candidate Ari Hoffman weighs in. Several Seattle council members unveiled a string of proposals last week to scale down the city's police force through layoffs and attrition but stopped short of slashing the police

Council leaders back $1BILLION NYPD budget cut from America’s biggest police force amid defunding calls – The Sun

LEADERS in New York City say they want to cut the budget from America's biggest police force by a whopping $1billion in wake of the George Floyd protests. The proposal for NYPD cuts was released late Friday by the City Council, according to NBC. City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and

Labour council leader urges his residents to ignore government advice on coronavirus and still stay at home – The Sun

A COUNCIL leader is urging his residents to ignore government advice on coronavirus — and still stay at home. Labour chief Martin Gannon has led a revolt over Whitehall’s Stay Alert message, saying the R rate in his region is twice that of London. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog

City Council introduces bill to bar the term ‘illegal alien’

Don’t let them find out about ‘Wall’ Street. The City Council’s Committee on Immigration is mulling a bill that would bar municipal government workers from using the terms “alien,” “illegal alien” or “illegal immigrant” in official documents. “I introduced this bill because words matter and the language we use or