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The Leader-Herald
Council lowers assessment on two propertiesof Ordinances regarding street lights and stop signs. On the recommendation of
Council lowers assessment on two properties
The Leader-Herald / Posted yesterday
of Ordinances regarding street lights and stop signs. On the recommendation of the city police and fire departments, and DPW, blinking lights are slated to be removed from and stop signs added to: North /South Chase Street at East Main Street,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Longtime DPW supervisor set to retire from CasevilleI can’t complain along those lines. It’s just time for me to let somebody else
Longtime DPW supervisor set to retire from Caseville
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
I can’t complain along those lines. It’s just time for me to let somebody else do it.” That somebody else will be current DPW employee Troy Hartz, who the board selected to replace Quinn. Hartz currently works under Quinn and has been with the DPW... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Stretch of W. Juneau Ave. in downtown Milwaukee to shut down to traffic on MondayMILWAUKEE — The City of Milwaukee Department of Public Works (DPW) alerts the t
Stretch of W. Juneau Ave. in downtown Milwaukee to shut down to traffic on Monday
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
MILWAUKEE — The City of Milwaukee Department of Public Works (DPW) alerts the traveling public that W. Juneau Avenue from North 4th to North 6th Streets will close to through traffic beginning Monday, September 26th. The street will be closed to... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Update on Southwick water restrictionof buildings, driveways, parking lots, and so on. In a previous article from t
Update on Southwick water restriction
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
of buildings, driveways, parking lots, and so on. In a previous article from the Westfield News, speaking with Southwick DPW Director Randy Brown about the water restriction on August 8, the article states, “According to Brown, before the water... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
South Bergen supports police by painting the town blueto bumper stickers, the symbol has become an increasingly popular way to show s
South Bergen supports police by painting the town blue
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
to bumper stickers, the symbol has become an increasingly popular way to show support for police. In East Rutherford, DPW employees painted the lines to Paterson Avenue, from where it meets Hoboken Road to Hackensack Street, and then on... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Milwaukee police: 1 dead, 1 seriously hurt in crash involving DPW truck, cardriver of the Buick was transported to a local hospital for treatment of seriou
Milwaukee police: 1 dead, 1 seriously hurt in crash involving DPW truck, car
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
driver of the Buick was transported to a local hospital for treatment of serious injuries. The driver and passenger of the DPW truck were not injured. MPD is currently investigating the cause of the crash. Monitor FOX6 News and FOX6Now.com for... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
New waste collection working smoothlyto collect garbage and recycling items because they determined it would be less
New waste collection working smoothly
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
to collect garbage and recycling items because they determined it would be less expensive than continuing with the city DPW doing the collecting. Waste Management began collecting on Sept. 12, and Marlor said the company is still working out... Read more
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The Davison Index
Playscape to close for repair, repainting | September 22, 2016Works are being called upon to volunteer their time to help spruce up the plays
Playscape to close for repair, repainting | September 22, 2016
The Davison Index / Posted 4 days ago
Works are being called upon to volunteer their time to help spruce up the playscape in Jack Abernathy Regional Park. DPW Supervisor Ed Brown said last week the playscape will close Oct. 8-9 so the structure can be repainted and repairs made... Read more
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hcam.tv
September 11, 2016 - September 18, 2016According to the DPW weather station, the highest temperature reached in Hopkin
September 11, 2016 - September 18, 2016
hcam.tv / Posted 4 days ago
According to the DPW weather station, the highest temperature reached in Hopkinton last week was 89 degrees, the lowest was 43.5 Average temperature during the week in Hopkinton was 65.9 degrees. Humidity was at an average of 73.4%, the peak was 97%... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Johnstown fire chief requests $485K for new truckEngineer Christopher Vose, who runs the city Department of Public Works, said h
Johnstown fire chief requests $485K for new truck
The Leader-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Engineer Christopher Vose, who runs the city Department of Public Works, said he wants to fill two positions. The DPW union contract also expires this year. He said the street improvement budget was put at $400,000. Vose also mentioned... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Walkoutexpected to discuss and vote on the purchase of a front-end loader for the Depa
Walkout
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
expected to discuss and vote on the purchase of a front-end loader for the Department of Public Works. Tarvis said the DPW's current front-end loader is in poor condition. "It's probably not going to last the winter," he said. Steve Kellow,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Officials discuss rural roads needing repairper mile to repair two lanes of road according to Poloncarz. Over 100 resident
Officials discuss rural roads needing repair
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 days ago
per mile to repair two lanes of road according to Poloncarz. Over 100 residents have signed a petition demanding the DPW and County Executive fix Springville-Boston Road in the Town of Concord. “This is not a political issue, this is a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Mayfield to participate in tire cleanup programCounty commissioners and the office of environmental sustainability. Residents
Mayfield to participate in tire cleanup program
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
County commissioners and the office of environmental sustainability. Residents may drop off tires at the Mayfield DPW site from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 13. Tires 13 to 16 inches will be accepted at a cost of $2 each; 17- to... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Members of Amherst community unfazed by water banthe town is not currently fining those who violate the water ban. Instead, indi
Members of Amherst community unfazed by water ban
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 6 days ago
the town is not currently fining those who violate the water ban. Instead, individuals from the Department of Public Works (DPW) and Inspection Services are assigned to issue verbal warnings or leave violation notices. Amherst residents are still... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Pipe bomb at Marine Corps charity race rocks N.J. towninjury. “It was a blessing in disguise, because the pipebomb would have gone o
Pipe bomb at Marine Corps charity race rocks N.J. town
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 8 days ago
injury. “It was a blessing in disguise, because the pipebomb would have gone off when the 5K was going,” Howath said. Belmar DPW has inspected and cleared all garbage cans and will bring them in overnight in response to seaside heights expl... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson Press letter: Resident upset by police deployment hopes for rain on Dominican paradeis planned for every major event in Paterson. Who will be responsible for the m
Paterson Press letter: Resident upset by police deployment hopes for rain on Dominican parade
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
is planned for every major event in Paterson. Who will be responsible for the mess on the streets after this event is over? DPW? How long will it take for those already dirty streets to be cleaned? Clearly, having this parade is unnecessary, and a... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Berkshires officially feeling the droughtto the state Department of Environmental Protection. In Lenox, reservoir level
Berkshires officially feeling the drought
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 10 days ago
to the state Department of Environmental Protection. In Lenox, reservoir levels are down to 75 percent of normal, DPW Superintendent Sean VanDeusen reported. "We need rain," he said, or the town will have to begin discussing possible... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Clearing Crescentof the Warren County Historical Society Michelle Gray and Mark Davis plus City
Clearing Crescent
Warren Times Observer / Posted 11 days ago
of the Warren County Historical Society Michelle Gray and Mark Davis plus City Engineer Douglas Sceiford, and DPW Director Mike Holtz and Assistant DPW Superintendent Vinnie Massa toured the trail at Crescent Park on Wednesday to plan... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Progress being made on Route 9 construction in Hadleyof the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, but the Town of Hadley has b
Progress being made on Route 9 construction in Hadley
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, but the Town of Hadley has been following the progress closely, and DPW Director Marlo Warner says that the worst of the traffic problems should be over. “Put to bed some of the inconvenience... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
13 Watchdog: White Cloud mayor operated dissolved business to get city projectsby either leasing his equipment or machinery to the city or by partnering with
13 Watchdog: White Cloud mayor operated dissolved business to get city projects
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 days ago
by either leasing his equipment or machinery to the city or by partnering with the city's department of public works or DPW to do various projects. For years Barnhard either led public meetings or participated in public meetings where motions... Read more
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The River Reporter
Future of transfer station discussedat the government center on September 8. Ed McAndrew, commissioner of the Sull
Future of transfer station discussed
The River Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
at the government center on September 8. Ed McAndrew, commissioner of the Sullivan County Department of Public Works (DPW), told legislators that the county does not own that transfer station but leases it from the town. Also, the county pays... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
North Adams City Council OKs purchase of property for new DPWthe Department of Public Works facility alone would be in excess of $2.7 millio
North Adams City Council OKs purchase of property for new DPW
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 12 days ago
the Department of Public Works facility alone would be in excess of $2.7 million, according to city officials. Should the DPW leave, the building would be sold, Alcombright said, and the revenue from the sale could be used to pay down the debt on... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Kingston DPW superintendent namedmanagement, budget and contract oversight, project review and reporting, and su
Kingston DPW superintendent named
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 13 days ago
management, budget and contract oversight, project review and reporting, and supervision of field personnel, including DPW sewer, parks and street department crews. Copyright © 2016 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News... Read more
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Lowell Sun
LRTA, Billerica DPW team up to build bus shelter at sober house BILLERICA -- It's now a rarity for the Lowell Regional Transit Authority to c
LRTA, Billerica DPW team up to build bus shelter at sober house
Lowell Sun / Posted 13 days ago
BILLERICA -- It's now a rarity for the Lowell Regional Transit Authority to construct bus shelters. They are constant victims of vandalism and can be costly to maintain, said LRTA... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Candidate envisions family-friendly villageto be repaired. There is a request on the Laurium Nov. 8 ballot for a 2.5 mill
Candidate envisions family-friendly village
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
to be repaired. There is a request on the Laurium Nov. 8 ballot for a 2.5 mill increase for funds to be used solely for DPW equipment upgrades. Hodges, who is the controller at the Upper Great Lakes Family Health Center in Houghton, said if... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Laurium trustee sees more work to be doneso they voted to place on the Nov. 8 ballot a request for a 2.5 mill increase f
Laurium trustee sees more work to be done
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
so they voted to place on the Nov. 8 ballot a request for a 2.5 mill increase for the sole purpose of upgrading the DPW equipment. The board also changed an ordinance allowing an increase from 35 gallon to 45 gallon trash cans with a weight... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Kingston DPW superintendent namedmanagement, budget and contract oversight, project review and reporting, and su
Kingston DPW superintendent named
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 13 days ago
management, budget and contract oversight, project review and reporting, and supervision of field personnel, including DPW sewer, parks and street department crews. Copyright © 2016 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News... Read more
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hcam.tv
August 28, 2016 - September 4, 2016According to the DPW weather station, the highest temperature reached in Hopkin
August 28, 2016 - September 4, 2016
hcam.tv / Posted 13 days ago
According to the DPW weather station, the highest temperature reached in Hopkinton last week was 89.3 degrees, the lowest was 48.2 Average temperature during the week in Hopkinton was 68.8 degrees. Humidity was at an average of 74.1%, the peak was... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Herkimer orders IDA to clean up Quackenbush propertythat, an individual was spotted coming out of the building carrying a syringe.
Herkimer orders IDA to clean up Quackenbush property
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted 14 days ago
that, an individual was spotted coming out of the building carrying a syringe. "The next day, we searched the building and DPW (the village department of public works) boarded it up," he said. Later village officials found intruders could still... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
September 11, 2016of the depot funds to the depot committee. Montrose non-profit organizations wi
September 11, 2016
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 15 days ago
of the depot funds to the depot committee. Montrose non-profit organizations will continue to use the Depot at no charge. DPW OPENING – Montrose City Manager Neil Rankin announced that Nick Bogart resigned from the DPW recently. Rankin is anxious... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Elevated lead levels resolved in Morris Elementary School watercontamination was found at water fountains elsewhere in the school during two r
Elevated lead levels resolved in Morris Elementary School water
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 16 days ago
contamination was found at water fountains elsewhere in the school during two rounds of testing, one in June and a followup in early July to confirm the initial results, DPW Superintendent Sean VanDeusen said. Contact Clarence Fanto at 413-637-2... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
NJ-based weather expert's Hermine forecast just latest in string of right callsin constant contact with Blumberg, with memories of the $100 million in damage
NJ-based weather expert's Hermine forecast just latest in string of right calls
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 16 days ago
in constant contact with Blumberg, with memories of the $100 million in damage that Sandy caused the city. The city had DPW workers and firemen on call to possibly move their equipment to higher ground. Barricades were ready to block off traffic... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton council wants to know how much money city has loaned Boscov companies over the yearsCouncil members listed numerous streets, some newly paved, that already have be
Scranton council wants to know how much money city has loaned Boscov companies over the years
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Council members listed numerous streets, some newly paved, that already have been excavated by utilities. Council will ask DPW for a list of streets that qualify under the new ordinance for greater restoration. Also at Thursday’s meeting,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Local officials host event for new salt shedMass. (The Westfield News) – The groundbreaking event for the official announce
Local officials host event for new salt shed
WWLP Springfield / Posted 17 days ago
Mass. (The Westfield News) – The groundbreaking event for the official announcement of the new salt shed took place at the DPW on Wednesday morning. As the salt shed will be located right behind the DPW garage, the official announcement took place... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Laurium wants to improve Public Works fleetadministrator, said the proposal is for an increase of 2.5 mills, which if appr
Laurium wants to improve Public Works fleet
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
administrator, said the proposal is for an increase of 2.5 mills, which if approved, would be used solely for upgrading DPW equipment. "It's very restrictive language (on the ballot)," he said. The millage request is for the years 2017 to... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“Pouring like crazy:” Heavy rain led to street flooding in Milwaukee area; and it happened fastSoto said. Soto was preparing for a busy night towing vehicles after an unpred
“Pouring like crazy:” Heavy rain led to street flooding in Milwaukee area; and it happened fast
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 18 days ago
Soto said. Soto was preparing for a busy night towing vehicles after an unpredictable and dangerous afternoon. Citywide, DPW officials responded to more than 40 calls for service for ponding roads. Most were back to normal by Wednesday... Read more
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The Signal
$35M earmarked for Sand fire area ahead of storm seasonemergency line items on its budget for needed fixes to roads, drainage infrastr
$35M earmarked for Sand fire area ahead of storm season
The Signal / Posted 18 days ago
emergency line items on its budget for needed fixes to roads, drainage infrastructure and catch basins. Steven Frasher, a DPW spokesman, called the $35 million “a way-out-figure, a worst-case scenario,” and added, “We don’t expect costs to go that... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Holyoke mayor proposes bond sale to pay for infrastucturelimit the short term financial impact on the city. Morse added that the money w
Holyoke mayor proposes bond sale to pay for infrastucture
WWLP Springfield / Posted 18 days ago
limit the short term financial impact on the city. Morse added that the money would also be used for municipal upgrades, including new voting machines, an updated phone system and a modern radio communication system for police, fire and DPW employe... Read more
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PhysOrg
How does your garden grow?and attention than people are willing to give. At UC Santa Barbara, the Associa
How does your garden grow?
PhysOrg / Posted 19 days ago
and attention than people are willing to give. At UC Santa Barbara, the Associated Students Department of Public Worms (DPW) is helping to make the campus aware of how to compost efficiently. They turn food scraps from campus dining commons into... Read more
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The Alpena News
Township to redirect water during drainingbills come next month. So far around one-third of the township's residents hav
Township to redirect water during draining
The Alpena News / Posted 19 days ago
bills come next month. So far around one-third of the township's residents have received the newly formatted bills the DPW has sent out. The new bills are a result of the department's updated software it previously purchased. The new software... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Thieves steal bronze flag holders from veterans’ gravesright now is about $1.00 per pound. Most of the remaining bronze flag holders
Thieves steal bronze flag holders from veterans’ graves
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
right now is about $1.00 per pound. Most of the remaining bronze flag holders have been properly disposed of by the Ludlow DPW. Some were donated to other cemeteries. Segundo said families weren’t notified because the flag holders weren’t their... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
DEC fines NF for illegal dumping sitequickly learned this dumping was in violation of state law. "It's an unfortuna
DEC fines NF for illegal dumping site
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 19 days ago
quickly learned this dumping was in violation of state law. "It's an unfortunate situation that my office is dealing with DPW, now we know what can and cannot be stored and where," said Nicholas Melson, the city administrator. City officials say... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Toddler gets a ticket for litteringsaid the alley is often a mess and they've called 311 several times to alert th
Toddler gets a ticket for littering
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 19 days ago
said the alley is often a mess and they've called 311 several times to alert the city to it. While WUSA9 was on the scene, DPW Lead Inspector Andre Lee walked up to survey the situation. He said he's now going to rescind that citation. "I've seen... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
2 street collapses above 100-old Baltimore sewer line expected to cost $10 million or moreand follow-up work is expected to conclude on or about Sept. 23 before the road
2 street collapses above 100-old Baltimore sewer line expected to cost $10 million or more
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 days ago
and follow-up work is expected to conclude on or about Sept. 23 before the road is resurfaced, striped and reopened, the DPW said. The Mulberry Street work will be more complex. The same ancient sewer line was responsible for a separate street... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
2-old girl ticketed, fined $75 for littering in D.C.the inspector that wrote up the report. Initial attempts to throw out the ticke
2-old girl ticketed, fined $75 for littering in D.C.
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 20 days ago
the inspector that wrote up the report. Initial attempts to throw out the ticket came up empty, until she spoke with the DPW’s communications director. The official told the mom she needed to provide a copy of Harper’s birth certificate. Before... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Toddler gets a ticket for litteringsaid the alley is often a mess and they've called 311 several times to alert th
Toddler gets a ticket for littering
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
said the alley is often a mess and they've called 311 several times to alert the city to it. While WUSA9 was on the scene, DPW Lead Inspector Andre Lee walked up to survey the situation. He said he's now going to rescind that citation. "I've seen... Read more
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KTVB Boise
D.C. toddler gets ticket for litteringsaid the alley is often a mess and they've called 311 several times to alert th
D.C. toddler gets ticket for littering
KTVB Boise / Posted 20 days ago
said the alley is often a mess and they've called 311 several times to alert the city to it. While WUSA9 was on the scene, DPW Lead Inspector Andre Lee walked up to survey the situation. He said he's now going to rescind that citation. "I've seen... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
D.C. toddler gets ticket for litteringsaid the alley is often a mess and they've called 311 several times to alert th
D.C. toddler gets ticket for littering
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 20 days ago
said the alley is often a mess and they've called 311 several times to alert the city to it. While WUSA9 was on the scene, DPW Lead Inspector Andre Lee walked up to survey the situation. He said he's now going to rescind that citation. "I've seen... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Toddler gets a ticket for litteringsaid the alley is often a mess and they've called 311 several times to alert th
Toddler gets a ticket for littering
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 20 days ago
said the alley is often a mess and they've called 311 several times to alert the city to it. While WUSA9 was on the scene, DPW Lead Inspector Andre Lee walked up to survey the situation. He said he's now going to rescind that citation. "I've seen... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Washington D.C. toddler gets ticket for litteringsaid the alley is often a mess and they've called 311 several times to alert th
Washington D.C. toddler gets ticket for littering
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 20 days ago
said the alley is often a mess and they've called 311 several times to alert the city to it. While WUSA9 was on the scene, DPW Lead Inspector Andre Lee walked up to survey the situation. He said he's now going to rescind that citation. "I've seen... Read more
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