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Baltimore Sun
Air conditioning as a civil right?sadly, such an accounting would surely include the $5 million withheld from the
Air conditioning as a civil right?
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
sadly, such an accounting would surely include the $5 million withheld from the city school system earlier this year by the Board of Public Works on which Mr. Franchot holds the swing vote. The school construction money was held back from Baltimore... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Budget bad newsinitially projected. There is no urgent need now for the governor to seek majo
Budget bad news
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
initially projected. There is no urgent need now for the governor to seek major cuts to current-year spending at the Board of Public Works. The amount of this year's revenue write-down is almost precisely the same as the amount of unspent... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland cuts revenue projections $800 milliondeficit for the three-year period. The shortfall going into next year's budget
Maryland cuts revenue projections $800 million
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
deficit for the three-year period. The shortfall going into next year's budget could be alleviated somewhat if the Board of Public Works decides to make trims to the current year's spending plans. Andrew M. Schaufele, executive secretary... Read more
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The Daily Dunklin Democrat
Council members urged to talk up sales tax proposalcitizens will be scheduled prior to the election. In other business, the counc
Council members urged to talk up sales tax proposal
The Daily Dunklin Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
citizens will be scheduled prior to the election. In other business, the council approved separate ordinances allowing the Board of Public Works to purchase three pieces of property on South Anthony and East Third near City Light Gas and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Losing bidder for $262 million lottery contract protests awardagency with the authority to overturn a procurement decision. In most cases an
Losing bidder for $262 million lottery contract protests award
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
agency with the authority to overturn a procurement decision. In most cases an appeal to the contracts board prompts the Board of Public Works to defer action on final approval of the award — even if it means temporarily extending the current... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Losing bidder: MD lottery inflated $262 million contract“simply to avoid future review and approvals by the BPW” if and when lawmakers
Losing bidder: MD lottery inflated $262 million contract
CBS Baltimore / Posted 4 days ago
“simply to avoid future review and approvals by the BPW” if and when lawmakers approve the expansion. That’s the state Board of Public Works, comprised of Republican Gov. Larry Hogan and two Democrats, Comptroller Peter Franchot and Treasurer... Read more
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News 8000
La Crosse officials recommend more money to study lead contamination in marshCrosse city officials are recommending spending more money to study the effects
La Crosse officials recommend more money to study lead contamination in marsh
News 8000 / Posted 4 days ago
Crosse city officials are recommending spending more money to study the effects of lead contamination in the marsh. The Board of Public Works approved Monday spending $30,000 from the city's reserve account to look further into the effects of... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Losing bidder claims MD lottery inflated $262 million contract"simply to avoid future review and approvals by the BPW" if and when lawmakers
Losing bidder claims MD lottery inflated $262 million contract
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
"simply to avoid future review and approvals by the BPW" if and when lawmakers approve the expansion. That's the state Board of Public Works, comprised of Republican Gov. Larry Hogan and two Democrats, Comptroller Peter Franchot and Treasurer... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
'The Bourbon Review' releases list of America's 80 best bourbon barscity leaders are hosting a meeting to discuss eliminating one-way streets. (Sou
'The Bourbon Review' releases list of America's 80 best bourbon bars
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
city leaders are hosting a meeting to discuss eliminating one-way streets. (Source: Katie Bauer/WAVE 3 News) New Albany's Board of Public Works is hosting a public hearing at New Albany High School on Monday to discuss eliminating one-way... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
New Albany leaders welcome public input on two-way street conversionpublic had its chance to weigh in as the city of New Albany considers changing
New Albany leaders welcome public input on two-way street conversion
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
public had its chance to weigh in as the city of New Albany considers changing downtown one-way streets to two-way. The Board of Public Works hosted a public hearing Monday night at New Albany High School. After more than a year of review,... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Newburgh's first grocerant opens Mondaycity leaders are hosting a meeting to discuss eliminating one-way streets. (Sou
Newburgh's first grocerant opens Monday
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
city leaders are hosting a meeting to discuss eliminating one-way streets. (Source: Katie Bauer/WAVE 3 News) New Albany's Board of Public Works is hosting a public hearing at New Albany High School on Monday to discuss eliminating one-way... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Deaconess now certified member of MD Anderson Cancer Networkcity leaders are hosting a meeting to discuss eliminating one-way streets. (Sou
Deaconess now certified member of MD Anderson Cancer Network
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
city leaders are hosting a meeting to discuss eliminating one-way streets. (Source: Flickr Creative Commons) New Albany's Board of Public Works is hosting a public hearing at New Albany High School on Monday to discuss eliminating one-way... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
WATCH LIVE @ 1:30 pm: U of L football coach Bobby Petrino's weekly news conferencecity leaders are hosting a meeting to discuss eliminating one-way streets. (Sou
WATCH LIVE @ 1:30 pm: U of L football coach Bobby Petrino's weekly news conference
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
city leaders are hosting a meeting to discuss eliminating one-way streets. (Source: Flickr Creative Commons) New Albany's Board of Public Works is hosting a public hearing at New Albany High School on Monday to discuss eliminating one-way... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
TONIGHT: Public can weigh in on New Albany two-way street conversioncity leaders are hosting a meeting to discuss eliminating one-way streets. (Sou
TONIGHT: Public can weigh in on New Albany two-way street conversion
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 5 days ago
city leaders are hosting a meeting to discuss eliminating one-way streets. (Source: Flickr Creative Commons) New Albany's Board of Public Works is hosting a public hearing at New Albany High School on Monday to discuss eliminating one-way... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Baltimore County gets waiver to start bids for school AC"The action today by the IAC just allows us to technically submit solicitations
Baltimore County gets waiver to start bids for school AC
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 9 days ago
"The action today by the IAC just allows us to technically submit solicitations to get the bidding process going before the Board of Public Works actually votes for its next round of funding in January." The county currently has 36 schools that... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
State OKs waiver allowing Baltimore County air conditioning to move forwardair conditioning work on the next 12 schools in line before actually getting ap
State OKs waiver allowing Baltimore County air conditioning to move forward
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
air conditioning work on the next 12 schools in line before actually getting approval from the state for the work. When the Board of Public Works releases state construction funding in January, the county will be able to immediately award contracts... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Baltimore County seeks to speed up air conditioning process for schoolshope is that if the waiver is granted by the state’s Interagency Committee on S
Baltimore County seeks to speed up air conditioning process for schools
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 9 days ago
hope is that if the waiver is granted by the state’s Interagency Committee on School Construction and the state Board of Public Works reviews the funding in January, construction can start with the hope of having air conditioning in... Read more
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News 8000
Emergency repairs made to eroded La Crosse stormwater pipeago. The problem got worse after a rain storm early last week, which washed out
Emergency repairs made to eroded La Crosse stormwater pipe
News 8000 / Posted 10 days ago
ago. The problem got worse after a rain storm early last week, which washed out about 60 feet of the pipe overnight. The Board of Public Works declared the situation an emergency earlier this week, making extra funds available to fix the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Road back open after gas line rupturearound since the mid 1920s has finally been replaced, but what's next for the o
Road back open after gas line rupture
WGEM Quincy / Posted 11 days ago
around since the mid 1920s has finally been replaced, but what's next for the old tower is still up in the air. Hannibal Board of Public Works Engineer Mathew Munzlinger said the tower was roughly 90 years old. A Hannibal water tower that's been... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Students prepare for new financial aid filing datearound since the mid 1920s has finally been replaced, but what's next for the o
Students prepare for new financial aid filing date
WGEM Quincy / Posted 11 days ago
around since the mid 1920s has finally been replaced, but what's next for the old tower is still up in the air. Hannibal Board of Public Works Engineer Mathew Munzlinger said the tower was roughly 90 years old. A Hannibal water tower that's been... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Lawmakers could override Missouri gun lawaround since the mid 1920s has finally been replaced, but what's next for the o
Lawmakers could override Missouri gun law
WGEM Quincy / Posted 11 days ago
around since the mid 1920s has finally been replaced, but what's next for the old tower is still up in the air. Hannibal Board of Public Works Engineer Mathew Munzlinger said the tower was roughly 90 years old. A Hannibal water tower that's been... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Pike County farmers help one of their ownaround since the mid 1920s has finally been replaced, but what's next for the o
Pike County farmers help one of their own
WGEM Quincy / Posted 11 days ago
around since the mid 1920s has finally been replaced, but what's next for the old tower is still up in the air. Hannibal Board of Public Works Engineer Mathew Munzlinger said the tower was roughly 90 years old. A Hannibal water tower that's been... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Maryland Offers Tablets for Residents With Disabilitiescome pre-loaded with software, including video chat or captioned telephone prog
Maryland Offers Tablets for Residents With Disabilities
CBS Baltimore / Posted 12 days ago
come pre-loaded with software, including video chat or captioned telephone programs, to assist with telecommunication. The Board of Public Works approved the addition of tablets to the program in June and distribution of the tablets starts this... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Treasurer and Governor Spar Over Post-Labor Day School Startsparring over Hogan’s executive order to start school after Labor Day. The two
Treasurer and Governor Spar Over Post-Labor Day School Start
CBS Baltimore / Posted 17 days ago
sparring over Hogan’s executive order to start school after Labor Day. The two clashed verbally during the start of the Board of Public Works meeting Wednesday, after Comptroller Peter Franchot praised the governor’s decision. Kopp, a Democrat,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hogan, Kopp argue over order to start schools after Labor Daysparring over Hogan's executive order to start school after Labor Day. The two
Hogan, Kopp argue over order to start schools after Labor Day
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 days ago
sparring over Hogan's executive order to start school after Labor Day. The two clashed verbally during the start of the Board of Public Works meeting Wednesday, after Comptroller Peter Franchot praised the governor's decision. Kopp, a Democrat,... Read more
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The Daily Record
Hogan, Kopp spar over post-Labor Day school startare sparring over Hogan's executive order to start school after Labor Day. The
Hogan, Kopp spar over post-Labor Day school start
The Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
are sparring over Hogan's executive order to start school after Labor Day. The two clashed verbally during the start of the Board of Public Works meeting Wednesday, after Comptroller Peter Franchot praised the governor's decision. Kopp, a Democrat,... Read more
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The Daily Record
Split Md. board defers decision on health contract ANNAPOLIS — A divided Board of Public Works voted Wednesday to defer for two
Split Md. board defers decision on health contract
The Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
ANNAPOLIS — A divided Board of Public Works voted Wednesday to defer for two months a vote to award a new contract for health services for state employees so the losing bidder, a 15-year incumbent,... Read more
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The Inquirer and Mirror
Plastics ban 090116law was passed in 1987 and no one really paid attention to it,” town health dir
Plastics ban 090116
The Inquirer and Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
law was passed in 1987 and no one really paid attention to it,” town health director Roberto Santamaria said. “The Board of Public Works (which is composed of the members of the Board of Selectmen) voted to revamp the law in 2014.” The... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Labor Day madnessdecried the extent to which Mr. Hogan and Mr. Franchot have interfered with loc
Labor Day madness
Baltimore Sun / Posted 25 days ago
decried the extent to which Mr. Hogan and Mr. Franchot have interfered with local school policies from their vantage of the Board of Public Works before, and no doubt we will have to do so again. Their alliance has proven too mutually advantageous,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hogan, Franchot to make 'major announcement' on school starting dateand Franchot declined to elaborate on the announcement. The two have teamed up
Hogan, Franchot to make 'major announcement' on school starting date
Baltimore Sun / Posted 26 days ago
and Franchot declined to elaborate on the announcement. The two have teamed up in the past, using their bully pulpit on the Board of Public Works to expedite the installation of air conditioning in public schools by withholding money from Baltimore... Read more

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