W. And Spadina Ave. In Toronto on Thursday, July 2, 2020. Cuomo groundbreaking vision for the Community Reconstruction program is evident in the Reconstruction Plans presented today, said NY Rising Director Jamie Rubin. Of extraordinary proposals have been submitted, reflecting what can be achieved through a planning process which provides residents with the tools and resources that they need to transform their communities. Next steps for Reconstruction Plans will involve selecting projects for implementation in consultation with local municipalities and nonprofit organizations by looking at cost estimates, cost benefit analysis, potential to reduce risk to population and assets, technical feasibility, community support and HUD eligibility..
Lake closes Groveland COVID 19 vaccine site over lack of shots: The state Department of Health in Lake County has closed its COVID 19 vaccine site at the Amazon distribution center in Groveland because it doesn’t have enough shots. The department said Wednesday the site is closed immediately and won’t reopen before Monday. Read more..
ClearSale, the fraud risk management company that innovated how fraud is handled in Brazil, is an example of a successful global export from LatAm. Founded in 2001 by two time Olympic athlete Pedro Chiamulera, ClearSale added real time biometric tools to its platform in August. Its more than 2,000 customers include Calvin Klein, Chanel, Ray Ban, Sony, Staples and Walmart..
On Thursday, the Council convenes into a Committee of the Whole to discuss the Ad Hoc Task Force on the TFOGS Final Report Implementation Work Group Recommendations and Reorganizing the Structure of the Common Council. As I stated in my September 28 Update last week, along with discussions about the budget, COVID impacts, police accountability and public safety resource allocation, this is one of the most consequential discussions the Council will be having in the current period. If the Council agrees with the TFOGS committee recommendation to reduce the size of the Council from 20 to 10 members and increase the length of the terms from 2 to 4 years, it must be done via a charter ordinance and a referendum must be approved by a majority of the electors voting to change the structure.