02/19/19 Metro Council Meeting

02/19/19 Metro Council Meeting

TEN NINE EIGHT GOOD EVENING WITH A MEETING PLEASE COME TO ORDER. WE WELCOME YOU TO THE METRO COUNCIL MEETING TODAY IS TUESDA. FEBRUARY NINETEENTH — TWENTY NINETEEN WILL ALL MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL AS WELL AS THE PUBLIC PLEASE RISE FOR THE INVOCATION. AND REMAIN STANDING FOR THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE THE INVOCATION THIS EVENING WILL BE OFFERED BY. PASTOR ALEX SAMPSON. OF THE PERRY LAKE PROVIDENCE MISSIONARY BAPTIST…

2017 Public Health Ethics Forum

2017 Public Health Ethics Forum

>>Good morning and welcome to the 2017 CDC OMHHE Office of Minority Health and Health Equity in collaboration with the National Center for Bioethics and Research and Healthcare at Tuskegee University’s third annual Public Health Ethics Forum. This year’s focus is on Women’s Health. And the theme is Optimal Health for Her Whole Life. My name is Shonia Zollicoffer, and I will serve as the Mistress of Ceremonies for today….

First Time Voter

First Time Voter

Are you ready to vote for the first time? If you’re a U.S. citizen, meet your state’s requirements, and will be 18 by Election Day, you can vote. But first, you need to register before your state’s deadline. Check with your local election office. You can register there or you may be able to register online, at the Department of Motor Vehicles, or using the National Mail Voter Registration Form….

Formal 10/25/11 Session – Norfolk City Council

Formal 10/25/11 Session – Norfolk City Council

[ INAUDIBLE COMMENTS ] >>>DWIGHT WEBSTER, THE PASTOR OF THE OCEAN VIEW PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, AND THEN PLEASE REMAIN STANDING FOR THE PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE. THANK YOU.>>WHAT MAKES AMERICA AS GREAT COUNTRY IS THE DIVERSITY OF OUR CITIZENS. TODAY, WE GATHER IN THIS CHAMBER AMONG A DIVERSE GROUP OF OUR CITIZENS WHO HAVE BEEN ELECTED TO THE CITY COUNCIL TO REPRESENT THE INTERESTS OF OUR COMMUNITIES THAT COMPRISE THE CITY OF…

New Driver’s License

New Driver’s License

New drivers earn their licenses in steps. You need to be at least fifteen to get an Instructional Permit, at least sixteen to get a Provisional License, and at least eighteen to get a Full License. If you’re seventeen or older, you can test for your Instructional Permit without Driver Training. Drivers under eighteen must either be in school or a GED program, or they must have a high school…

Jennifer Pahlka: Coding a better government

Jennifer Pahlka: Coding a better government

So a couple of years ago I started a program to try to get the rockstar tech and design people to take a year off and work in the one environment that represents pretty much everything they’re supposed to hate; we have them work in government. The program is called Code for America, and it’s a little bit like a Peace Corps for geeks. We select a few fellows every…

Import_Permit-Day-1_Part-2

Import_Permit-Day-1_Part-2

>>Welcome back, and good afternoon. Before we go to the first speaker again we would like to remind everyone to send their questions, e-mail their questions to [email protected] Our next speaker is Omar Arroyo. He’s the Operations Manager at the Agriculture Programs and Trade Liaison at the Agriculture Bioterror Countermeasures, Customs and Border Protection. He will discuss the regulatory role of the Customs and Border Protection at the U.S. ports…

‘Free-Market’ Chris Christie Blocks Tesla Sales in NJ

‘Free-Market’ Chris Christie Blocks Tesla Sales in NJ

super free-market advocate chris Christie is blocking Tesla sales in New Jersey like a lot of republicans New Jersey Governor Chris Christie like to talk about how the government should get out at the waves a businesses get outta the way with the free market and in a speech last week he actually railed against President Obama because it is economic intervention saying we don’t have any income inequality problem…

May 2, 2013: State Roads

May 2, 2013: State Roads

>>>AND WELCOME BACK TO THIS WEEK IN THE STATEHOUSE AS THIS SESSION OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY CONTINUES TO MOVE FORWARD. THE BUDGET FOR THE STATE CONTINUES IN THE SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEE. OVER IN THE HOUSE THEY ARE GOING TO BE TAKING ANOTHER WEEK OFF. THEY ARE BUSY CLEARING THE LEGISLATIVE DECK, SO TO SPEAK. A LOT OF ELECTIONS AND PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION, COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY BOARDS THIS WEEK. THOSE SORTS OF…

Motor Carrier Safety Squad Conducts Inspections

Motor Carrier Safety Squad Conducts Inspections

Well today we are here at EC Lawrence Park park off Route 28 near Route 66 and we are pulling trucks into the park where they are met by a motor carrier safety officer and the officer will check the credentials of the driver to make sure he’s permitted to drive the certain type of vehicle that he is driving. Then he moves on to the truck and looks for…