Councilmember Cherelle Parker introduced a bill Thursday that would reduce the tax from 25% to 17% beginning in July. She said the legislation, which was cosponsored by six of her colleagues, would “signal that Philadelphia is serious about our economic competitiveness.” Council voted last year to increase the parking tax — already higher than in many other large cities — from 22.5% to 25% to help fill a budget hole caused by the pandemic. Still, parking tax revenue has declined significantly in the last year as the economic impact of the pandemic continues. Last year’s hike came with an agreement

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Free registration includes a complimentary t-shirt. To register, visit the WPAL DuBois Fitness Center Facebook page or call 814-299-7640 or text 814-541-0129. “Boxing 2021 –Always for the kids” will be held Saturday, June 19. The Wicked Warrior obstacle course/mud run is coming back to Treasure Lake July 23-24. Register online at www.wickedwarrior.org . Price for run is $30, and $50 for Preferred Runner. This event includes: 10K main course, 5K intermediate course, Kid’s obstacle course (ages 3-9) and a 340 x 40 foot slide. Proceeds from this event benefit the Western Pennsylvania Police A

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You can employ a consultant to assist you but ensure they are offering truly independent advice, not having a sales biased or receiving a commission from a lift contractor. During the installation phase the lift needs to comply with The Lift Regulations and the easiest way to do this is to ensure compliance with the EN81 series of European Standards. More recently EN81-1 and EN81-2 (traction and hydraulic lifts respectively) have been replaced by EN81-20 and EN81-50. To ensure the lift is installed to the requirements of these standards there is a parochial British Standard BS8486 where a

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Ballad Health requiring employees to wear color-coded vaccination badges under new policy JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) — The region’s largest hospital system is now requiring employees to wear color-coded badges indicating whether they’ve been vaccinated against COVID-19. Ballad Health announced the policy change on July 6, the Johnson City-based health care system confirmed to News Channel 11 on Tuesday. It’s called the “badge buddies” program. Employees who’ve been vaccinated will have the color blue on their badges. Unvaccinated employees will have the color orange on their badges.  Ballad informed employees

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Data used for the study was drawn from four billing cycles from March 2020 to July 2020 compared to an average of the previous three years pre-pandemic usage. The study is “generalizable” to all urban areas within Clark County, said Irwin. Researchers point to new circumstances as the cause: more people were in their homes for more hours than ever before.  The federal government is expected to declare the first-ever water shortage at Lake Mead next year, meaning Nevada’s annual share of water from the Colorado river would be cut from from 300,000 acre feet to 287,000 acre feet. The authors of the study

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Credit: Facebook/Samdech Hun Sen, Cambodian Prime Minister Cambodia’s Prime Minister Hun Sen has admitted that his country’s attempt at oil extraction has failed, just eight months after the first drops of crude oil trickled from an offshore drilling platform operated by Singapore’s KrisEnergy. Late last year, Hun Sen announced that Cambodia had fulfilled its long-cherished goal of extracting oil from its waters in the Gulf of Thailand. But in early June, KrisEnergy filed for liquidation , claiming that it was overburdened with debt. “On December 29, we announced the first drop of oil – perhaps

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Proposals to Reform the Statutory Audit Process in the U.S. The Arthur Andersen office at 180, The Strand, in Central London. (Photo by John Stillwell - PA ... [+] Images/PA Images via Getty Images) In March, the U.K. government proposed a set of reforms to restore the perceived loss of credibility of statutory audits. Meanwhile in the U.S., there is growing dissatisfaction that its statutory audit process is not working as well as it could—a feeling stemming from a combination of several factors. When students ask me who audits the auditors, I often tell them its the litigation process. After repeating

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