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The Wilmington Star-News
Dine & Dish: Like a rolling stone: The characters of stone fruit seasontook laminated Stanley the week before out to Six Flags to ride roller coasters
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
took laminated Stanley the week before out to Six Flags to ride roller coasters. The peach was commissioned by the Gaffney Board of Public Works in the late '70s to represent the peach growers of Gaffney and Cherokee counties, who at one time... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Spring Street in New Albany to be converted to two-way trafficis ready to be converted to two-way traffic. Paul Lincks, project manager with
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted yesterday
is ready to be converted to two-way traffic. Paul Lincks, project manager with HWC Engineering, informed the New Albany Board of Public Works & Safety Tuesday that Spring Street will be switched to two-way traffic some time on Aug. 29. The exact... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
'It's So Bizarre': Partial Eclipse Turns Into Total PartyAnd since it's eclipse day, we'll always remember that," Shields said. Kevin J
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
And since it's eclipse day, we'll always remember that," Shields said. Kevin Jew, who works for Project Restore with the Board of Public Works, came prepared and brought a few welding masks and shared them with anyone who needed a safe way to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ron Littlepage: Let’s turn Confederate Park into History Parkdidn’t always bear that name. When it opened in 1907, it was named Dignan Park
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
didn’t always bear that name. When it opened in 1907, it was named Dignan Park to honor the former chairman of the city’s Board of Public Works. In May 1914, the 24th annual reunion of Confederate veterans was held there. The city was... Read more
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The Daily Record
Maryland governor calls Trump’s remarks ‘terrible mistake’sides" for racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Hogan made t
The Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
sides" for racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Hogan made the remarks Wednesday after a meeting of the Board of Public Works, of which he is a member. He says he thinks Trump "made a terrible mistake." The Baltimore Sun reports... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Md. Board of Public Works Approves Funding for Clean Water and the Chesapeake Bay, Md. - The Maryland Board of Public Works approved more than $6.9 million in g
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
, Md. - The Maryland Board of Public Works approved more than $6.9 million in grants and loans Wednesday to reduce pollution, improve drinking water quality and save energy and money. Four project were approved including one in Wicomico County. The... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal Board of Public Works investigated for Sunshine Law complaintMissouri's attorney general is investigating whether the Hannibal Board of Publ
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
Missouri's attorney general is investigating whether the Hannibal Board of Public Works violated the state's Sunshine Law which deals with open meetings and records. Local Activist Kellie Cookson filed a complaint in June. It accuses BPW of going... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hogan wants school leaders to explain their budget requestsreviews the requests and makes recommendations on which projects should be fund
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
reviews the requests and makes recommendations on which projects should be funded. After the first of the year, the Board of Public Works hears from school systems that want to appeal the decisions and ask for more money or additional... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Maryland Governor Calls Trump's Remarks 'Terrible Mistake'sides" for racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Hogan made
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 days ago
sides" for racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Hogan made the remarks Wednesday after a meeting of the Board of Public Works, of which he is a member. He says he thinks Trump "made a terrible mistake." The governor says... Read more
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The Daily Record
Hogan makes changes to school construction funding processschool systems seeking funding for construction and renovation projects will be
The Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
school systems seeking funding for construction and renovation projects will be required to appear before the three-member Board of Public Works in ... Complete access to news articles on this website is available to Daily Record subscribers who... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hogan: Trump 'made a terrible mistake' in Charlottesville comments“I think he made a terrible mistake,” Hogan told reporters in Annapolis followi
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
“I think he made a terrible mistake,” Hogan told reporters in Annapolis following a Board of Public Works meeting. Hogan, a Republican governor in a state dominated by Democrats, has been judicious in his criticism of the Republican president. But... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore to pay $98K to settle free speech lawsuit against sheriffviolations of his First Amendment rights. The city payment to Lane follows a $1
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
violations of his First Amendment rights. The city payment to Lane follows a $160,000 settlement approved by the state’s Board of Public Works in January. The clash with Anderson began after Lane took part in the 2008 arrest of a suspect as a... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal Council look to extend timeline on ammonia removala voter-approved ordinance to remove ammonia from the city's drinking water. T
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 days ago
a voter-approved ordinance to remove ammonia from the city's drinking water. The council feels it's reasonable to give the Board of Public Works more time, but some residents aren't happy with the proposed timeline. BPW had 90 days to remove... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Judge denies request over Hannibal's drinking waterA circuit judge has denied a request by the Hannibal Board of Public Works for
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
A circuit judge has denied a request by the Hannibal Board of Public Works for a temporary restraining order to delay the removal of chloramines from the city's drinking water. An argument presented at a hearing last week revealed that no attempts... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Louisville's twisted Civil War story & the Confederate statuestatue built. Holmberg explains how easy it was, “The parks commissioner recom
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 days ago
statue built. Holmberg explains how easy it was, “The parks commissioner recommended it, the city supported it, and the board of public works supported it.” Remarks Cosby, “While the confederates lost the war, they won the cultural war.” ©... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Louisville's twisted Civil War story & the Confederate statuestatue built. Holmberg explains how easy it was, “The parks commissioner recom
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 9 days ago
statue built. Holmberg explains how easy it was, “The parks commissioner recommended it, the city supported it, and the board of public works supported it.” Remarks Cosby, “While the confederates lost the war, they won the cultural war.” ©... Read more
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The Daily Record
BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS – GENERAL COUNSELThe Maryland Board of Public Works is seeking an experienced attorney to serve
The Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
The Maryland Board of Public Works is seeking an experienced attorney to serve as General Counsel to the Board. The successful candidate will be proficient in legal matters concerning procurement, real estate, regulatory process, economic... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Road crews unearth wood blocks used in late 1800s for roadThursday.The Grand Rapids Historical Commission says cedar blocks were used sta
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 days ago
Thursday.The Grand Rapids Historical Commission says cedar blocks were used starting in 1894 in Grand Rapids as the city’s Board of Public Works improved Fountain Street. Construction work in 2015 also exposed some of the blocks in the Heritage... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
We need a State Center planThe state and Ekistics renegotiated plans for a parking garage to reduce costs,
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
The state and Ekistics renegotiated plans for a parking garage to reduce costs, which brought the matter before the Board of Public Works. Comptroller Peter Franchot objected to the deal outright, and Treasurer Nancy K. Kopp had questions... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Road crews unearth wood blocks used in late 1800s for roadGrand Rapids Historical Commission says cedar blocks were used starting in 1894
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 12 days ago
Grand Rapids Historical Commission says cedar blocks were used starting in 1894 in Grand Rapids as the city's Board of Public Works improved Fountain Street. Construction work in 2015 also exposed some of the blocks in the Heritage... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Road crews unearth wood blocks used in late 1800s for roadGrand Rapids Historical Commission says cedar blocks were used starting in 1894
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 12 days ago
Grand Rapids Historical Commission says cedar blocks were used starting in 1894 in Grand Rapids as the city's Board of Public Works improved Fountain Street. Construction work in 2015 also exposed some of the blocks in the Heritage... Read more
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MLive.com
Construction unearths wooden bricks underneath Grand Rapids streetlike tar," Wieber-Omland said. The creosote-soaked cedar blocks were first use
MLive.com / Posted 12 days ago
like tar," Wieber-Omland said. The creosote-soaked cedar blocks were first used in 1894 in Grand Rapids, as the city's Board of Public Works improved Fountain Street from North Lafayette to North Union streets, according to the Grand Rapids... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hogan, Pugh tour State Center, discuss alternative plansboost for the city’s westside. But it has dragged on for years without progress
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
boost for the city’s westside. But it has dragged on for years without progress in part due to several lawsuits. The state Board of Public Works scuttled the most recent version of the project in December after more than a decade of planning,... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Bike lane, green space changes on the horizon for La CrosseThe City of La Crosse continues to work on elements of the 2012 La Crosse Bicyc
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 15 days ago
The City of La Crosse continues to work on elements of the 2012 La Crosse Bicycle Pedestrian Master Plan. The Board of Public Works recently gave approval to developing a plan for bike paths at the West Avenue and King Street intersection and will... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
City drafts ordinance to remove BPW deadlineThe first hearing in the Hannibal Board of Public Works lawsuit was held Tuesda
WGEM Quincy / Posted 15 days ago
The first hearing in the Hannibal Board of Public Works lawsuit was held Tuesday afternoon and while no decision was made, many involved left feeling optimistic. HBPW filed a lawsuit against the city last month in an effort to get a temporary... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Nearly $2 million in roadwork improvements approvedNearly $2 million worth of improvements are coming to an Evansville street near
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 20 days ago
Nearly $2 million worth of improvements are coming to an Evansville street near you. The Board of Public works awarded two projects to repair both concrete and asphalt roads like Maryland and Mount Auburn. The two projects total just over $1.8... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Nearly $2 million in roadwork improvements approvedNearly $2 million worth of improvements are coming to an Evansville street near
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 20 days ago
Nearly $2 million worth of improvements are coming to an Evansville street near you. The Board of Public works awarded two projects to repair both concrete and asphalt roads like Maryland and Mount Auburn. The two projects total just over $1.8... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal hires special counsel for water lawsuitHannibal City Council hired a Mexico, Missouri attorney to represent the city i
WGEM Quincy / Posted 21 days ago
Hannibal City Council hired a Mexico, Missouri attorney to represent the city in its lawsuit with the Board of Public Works. BPW says removing chloramines from Hannibal's water conflicts with state law, but since City Attorney James Lemon represents... Read more
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News 8000
Charge to charge? La Crosse considers paid vehicle charging stationsare actually charges to the general taxpayer city-wide that are really being us
News 8000 / Posted 22 days ago
are actually charges to the general taxpayer city-wide that are really being used privately," said Gilman. The city's Board of Public Works decided Monday to aggresively look at their options for paid charging stations. City planners say they... Read more
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Salon.com
Los Angeles’ groundbreaking “recycLA” program dumps the dumpwith haulers and sending out Requests for Proposals to see which ones could mee
Salon.com / Posted 25 days ago
with haulers and sending out Requests for Proposals to see which ones could meet the new requirements; the L.A. Board of Public Works accepted the franchise contracts in September 2016. Those exacting contracts are now setting a... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
HBPW addresses storm water system problemsSteps are being taken to fix Hannibal's crumbling storm water system. The Boar
WGEM Quincy / Posted 27 days ago
Steps are being taken to fix Hannibal's crumbling storm water system. The Board of Public Works laid out its budget on Tuesday. BPW will borrow $1 million from its electric fund to start the project and determine how massive the problem is. Last... Read more
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FOX News
Maryland board OKs settlement in police custody death casewith police, and a second settlement with the city could bring the total amount
FOX News / Posted 28 days ago
with police, and a second settlement with the city could bring the total amount of compensation to $1 million. The Board of Public Works approved the settlement for Tyrone West's family. Tawanda Jones, West's sister who has held weekly... Read more
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The Daily Record
Md. Board of Public Works approves $400K settlement with family of Tyrone West ANNAPOLIS — The Board of Public Works unanimously approved a $400,000 settlem
The Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
ANNAPOLIS — The Board of Public Works unanimously approved a $400,000 settlement with the family and estate of a man who died in handcuffs in 2013 while being arrested in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
$1M settlement planned for family of Tyrone Westof money can replace anyone. I don’t think there’s any kind of solace in any se
Baltimore Sun / Posted 28 days ago
of money can replace anyone. I don’t think there’s any kind of solace in any settlement,” she said. Meanwhile, the state’s Board of Public Works, which includes Gov. Larry Hogan, Comptroller Peter Franchot and Treasurer Nancy K. Kopp, approved the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
State reaches settlement in Tyrone West death lawsuitreceived during a traffic stop in Northeast Baltimore. The settlement is sched
Baltimore Sun / Posted 28 days ago
received during a traffic stop in Northeast Baltimore. The settlement is scheduled for a vote Wednesday by the state Board of Public Works. It is part of the resolution of a federal lawsuit brought by the 44-year-old man’s family against... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Protests held for ammonia removal from Hannibal waterProtesters marched outside of a Hannibal Board of Public Works meeting Tuesday.
WGEM Quincy / Posted 28 days ago
Protesters marched outside of a Hannibal Board of Public Works meeting Tuesday. The community passed a measure to remove ammonia from the city's water back in the April election and say their vote matters. BPW officials say they do respect the... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
State of Maryland Reaches Settlement In Tyrone West Death Lawsuitsettlement in a federal lawsuit in the 2013 death of Baltimore man in police cu
CBS Baltimore / Posted 28 days ago
settlement in a federal lawsuit in the 2013 death of Baltimore man in police custody. The Baltimore Sun reports the Board of Public Works will vote on it Wednesday. The suit was brought by the sister of 44-year-old Tyrone West. Police... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
State reaches settlement in Tyrone West death lawsuitreceived during a traffic stop in Northeast Baltimore. The settlement is sched
Baltimore Sun / Posted 29 days ago
received during a traffic stop in Northeast Baltimore. The settlement is scheduled for a vote Wednesday by the state Board of Public Works. It is part of the resolution of a federal lawsuit brought by the 44-year-old man’s sister, Tawanda... Read more
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The Daily Record
State board to consider $400K settlement with family of Tyrone West The state Board of Public Works is expected to vote Wednesday on a $400,000 s
The Daily Record / Posted 29 days ago
The state Board of Public Works is expected to vote Wednesday on a $400,000 settlement with the family of a man who died while handcuffed three years ago as he was being arrested by... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
BPW GM speaks out about lawsuit against cityStuck between a rock and a hard place, that's what Hannibal Board of Public Wor
WGEM Quincy / Posted 1 months ago
Stuck between a rock and a hard place, that's what Hannibal Board of Public Works officials said is a good way to describe their decision to sue the city of Hannibal. Speaking for the first time since the lawsuit was filed, General Manager Bob... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Possible changes to METS bus routesMETS bus routes in Evansville could soon be changing. Plans were discussed dur
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 1 months ago
METS bus routes in Evansville could soon be changing. Plans were discussed during a board of public works meeting on Thursday. The board said one possible change is to make the east connection stop a regularly scheduled stop. Anyone wanting to... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Possible changes to METS bus routesMETS bus routes in Evansville could soon be changing. Plans were discussed dur
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 1 months ago
METS bus routes in Evansville could soon be changing. Plans were discussed during a board of public works meeting on Thursday. The board said one possible change is to make the east connection stop a regularly scheduled stop. Anyone wanting to... Read more

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