civic civic  /ˈsɪ vɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of or relating or belonging to a city
  2. (adj) of or relating to or befitting citizens as individuals

News

  1. Ex-Civic Theatre director Dreher dies

    Paul Dreher, former managing director of the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre, has died.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WOOD TV 8 Grand Rapids

  2. Civic-Minded Hacking

    Here are four projects to emerge from the National Day of Civic Hacking that will improve urban living
    on June 11, 2013     Source: IEEE Spectrum

  3. Jacksonville Civic Council expects new executive director by mid-July

    Jacksonville Civic Council leaders expect to hire a new executive director by early to mid-July.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Jacksonville Daily Record

Quotes

  1. "Requiring people to stand up in public for their political acts fosters civic courage, without which democracy is doomed," Scalia wrote. "For my part, I do not look forward to a society which ...... exercises the direct democracy of...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Antonin Scalia Source: DesMoinesRegister.com

  2. Longtime friend Vartan Gregorian, president of the Carnegie Corp. of New York, described Annenberg as "a very classy person with a deep sense of civic commitment and an unparalleled social conscience."
    on Mar 12, 2009 By: Vartan Gregorian Source: San Diego Union Tribune

  3. "This is a tragic day for New York," Paterson said in a prepared statement. "While the situation is still developing and details are being gathered, we do know that a gunman entered the American Civic Association in Binghamton this morning...
    on Apr 3, 2009 By: David Paterson Source: FOXNews

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