Headlines, People, and other news from the State of Connecticut

City’s “No Freeze” Policy Put To Test

A look at pension problems, solutions in US cities

Is tornado intensity increasing? (Op-Ed)

Berlin, CT awarded grant to improve landscape

Norwich town planner resigns

OPINION: Engaged in municipal government

New Britain landlords sue city to overturn 2 ordinances

Conn. city agrees to settle US discrimination case

Hartford increases blight penalties

Watertown considers tax incentive policy to attract business

New time clocks scan prints, not paper?

Mayor: City seeks restitution of stolen funds

OPINION: Projects will help move the city forward

Hartford’s city planning director loses his job

Suit alleges racial profiling by New Haven police

Fire district merger celebrated?

Back to basics: Advice for cities in fiscal crisis

Why do anti-hunger and anti-obesity initiatives always fall short?

USDA announces Federal resource guide to assist rural communities

New Haven looking to renovate the Green

105 Mayors Join “Extra Mile Day” Mission

Revenue up in Stamford with new parking crackdown

Millions still without power amid record heat wave

Government jobs hit 4-year high

What the states can do to enforce immigration laws

Layoffs hitting public workers; recovery is hurt

National League of Cities back administration’s annoucement on deportations

Major cities worldwide move to cut emissions

City may offset pension benefits by amount paid in heart and hypertension benefits

Homelessness made tougher in many cities

U.S. cities lag in climate change prep

Seth McKinney, Sponsor Spotlight

ANALYSIS: Mega-cities and the future opportunities for ‘mobility integrators’

Unemployment rates fall in most US metro areas

Anti-snitch culture hinders police

City seeks to fill $8M hole

City staff earn crime tip perks

Allergies are tied to urban living

Nation’s cities almost free of segregation, study finds

Troopers’ union opposes red light cameras bill

Governing the 21st century city

Urban America: U.S. cities in the global era

Should government employees have an expectation to privacy in text messages?

Local governments taking lead in being social

New Haven looks to curb rising pension costs

The Simple Math That Can Save Cities From Bankruptcy

New Parks Director for East Hartford

Gallup: McAllen, TX most obese city at 38%

Ansonia plans economic website

Backlash to barber crackdown