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The Hill
How airport security lines got so badDemocrats are pointing the finger elsewhere. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), rank
How airport security lines got so bad
The Hill / Posted 13 hours ago
Democrats are pointing the finger elsewhere. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), ranking member on the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said Republicans slipped a provision into the 2013 budget deal that diverts a portion of the... Read more
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ESPN
Raiders have made progress in Vegas, now owners want the factsthe Raiders in Oakland, but he's looking at other sites like Las Vegas. AP Phot
Raiders have made progress in Vegas, now owners want the facts
ESPN / Posted yesterday
the Raiders in Oakland, but he's looking at other sites like Las Vegas. AP Photo/Ben Margot The Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee met Thursday to debate potential sites and funding for the proposed stadium bill, and the Nevada... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Site, funding unresolved in Las Vegas NFL stadium planflanked by laborers' union representatives wearing team color silver-and-black
Site, funding unresolved in Las Vegas NFL stadium plan
The Oklahoman / Posted 2 days ago
flanked by laborers' union representatives wearing team color silver-and-black jerseys and told the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee the Raiders' commitment is real. "We look forward to calling this place home," he said. However,... Read more
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SportingNews
All Vegas is missing is new stadium for Oakland Raiders, investors pitch in videoready.” The video release comes on the same day that the stadium development g
All Vegas is missing is new stadium for Oakland Raiders, investors pitch in video
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
ready.” The video release comes on the same day that the stadium development group met with the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee to discuss the possibility of state funding to help finance the project. It's just the start of... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
McCarran outlines issues with proposed stadiumCommissioner Steve Sisolak addressed the airport's concerns and all the work st
McCarran outlines issues with proposed stadium
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 2 days ago
Commissioner Steve Sisolak addressed the airport's concerns and all the work still to do at a Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee meeting Thursday. "It's great. I mean it's really great. We're willing to work. I think we need to... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Fixing America’s Bridgesfor failing to raise the gas tax in 23 years. Republican Rep. Bill Shuster, wh
Fixing America’s Bridges
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
for failing to raise the gas tax in 23 years. Republican Rep. Bill Shuster, who chairs the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said raising the gas tax “doesn’t solve the long-term funding problem.” But Congress has not yet... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
ACI-NA Welcome Legislation to Reduce TSA Wait TimesFunding for Aviation Screeners and Threat Elimination Restoration Act (H.R. 534
ACI-NA Welcome Legislation to Reduce TSA Wait Times
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
Funding for Aviation Screeners and Threat Elimination Restoration Act (H.R. 5340), introduced by House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Ranking Member Peter DeFazio (D-OR), House Homeland Security Committee Ranking Member Bennie... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Is public money for possible Raiders stadium fair?ask them to pay even more -- again -- it is going to be Adelson’s benefit?” Gol
Is public money for possible Raiders stadium fair?
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
ask them to pay even more -- again -- it is going to be Adelson’s benefit?” Golod asked. The Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee on Thursday will meet to work out a funding deal for the proposed 65,000-seat stadium. If the group... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Fixing America’s crumbling bridges“Have you been against raising the tax because its just bad politics?” Bill Sh
Fixing America’s crumbling bridges
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
“Have you been against raising the tax because its just bad politics?” Bill Shuster, Chairman, House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee said, “The economy hasn’t great and to put a burden on the American people raising the gas tax... Read more
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USA Today
Bell: Raiders look ready to cash in on Las Vegas betthanks to stadium improvements. But first things first. There’s a hearing on T
Bell: Raiders look ready to cash in on Las Vegas bet
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
thanks to stadium improvements. But first things first. There’s a hearing on Thursday before the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee – the entity that Davis recently pledged his willingness to move to Las Vegas – where the agenda... Read more
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First Coast News
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?
First Coast News / Posted 3 days ago
regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "B" panels include the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Budget Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee. The "C" committees oversee small business,... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "B" panels include the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Budget Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee. The "C" committees oversee small business,... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "B" panels include the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Budget Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee. The "C" committees oversee small business,... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "B" panels include the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Budget Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee. The "C" committees oversee small business,... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "B" panels include the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Budget Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee. The "C" committees oversee small business,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "B" panels include the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Budget Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee. The "C" committees oversee small business,... Read more
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CNN
America's crumbling infrastructurefor failing to raise the gas tax in 23 years. Republican Rep. Bill Shuster, wh
America's crumbling infrastructure
CNN / Posted 3 days ago
for failing to raise the gas tax in 23 years. Republican Rep. Bill Shuster, who chairs the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said raising the gas tax "doesn't solve the long-term funding problem." But Congress has not yet... Read more
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USA Today
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "B" panels include the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Budget Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee. The "C" committees oversee small business,... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "B" panels include the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Budget Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee. The "C" committees oversee small business,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "B" panels include the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Budget Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee. The "C" committees oversee small business,... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 3 days ago
regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "B" panels include the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Budget Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee. The "C" committees oversee small business,... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "B" panels include the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Budget Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee. The "C" committees oversee small business,... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "
Lawmakers' dues to party: 'Extortion' or team effort?
Naples Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
regulates key sectors of the economy — are viewed as plum “A” committees. The "B" panels include the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the Budget Committee and the Foreign Affairs Committee. The "C" committees oversee small business,... Read more
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Grainnet.com
NGFA Comments on House Committee Passage of Waterways Bill- May 25, 2016 - The National Grain and Feed Association appreciates the effort
NGFA Comments on House Committee Passage of Waterways Bill
Grainnet.com / Posted 3 days ago
- May 25, 2016 - The National Grain and Feed Association appreciates the efforts of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee today in approving the 2016 Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) in an important step toward more... Read more
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NBC San Diego
City Infrastructure Reform Issuesprojects citywide. One that got particular attention during Monday morning’s s
City Infrastructure Reform Issues
NBC San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
projects citywide. One that got particular attention during Monday morning’s special meeting of the City Council’s Infrastructure Committee is a funky athletic complex in Kearny Mesa. “The dust is so thick, and of course that's getting on... Read more
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NJ.com
Will wait times for security checks shrink at Newark Airport?board here at Newark will improve conditions for the air travelers," said Sires
Will wait times for security checks shrink at Newark Airport?
NJ.com / Posted 5 days ago
board here at Newark will improve conditions for the air travelers," said Sires, a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. Payne, a member of the House Homeland Security Committee, said these measures "will help alleviate... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Raiders leading effort to keep team in Oaklandon approvals from three-fourths of the NFL's owners and the Nevada Legislature.
Raiders leading effort to keep team in Oakland
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
on approvals from three-fourths of the NFL's owners and the Nevada Legislature. A meeting of the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee is set for Thursday to discuss the proposed stadium and ways to pay for it. Copyright 2016 KVVU... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Finding a way to shorten airport linesto detect bombs than TSA inspectors (a result attributed to more frequent train
Finding a way to shorten airport lines
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
to detect bombs than TSA inspectors (a result attributed to more frequent training). In 2011, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee also released a report showing that private screeners in San Francisco were more efficient than... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Retiring Rep. Curt Clawson has followed own path in Houseexpect of rank-and-file lawmakers. That stance cost him the seat he had hoped t
Retiring Rep. Curt Clawson has followed own path in House
Naples Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
expect of rank-and-file lawmakers. That stance cost him the seat he had hoped to get on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. "I don't think (much of) our current business model and our governance model within the Republican... Read more
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SportingNews
NFL in Las Vegas is a lead-pipe lock, with or without Raidersno longer a hurdle in profiting from a team in Sin City. It means the pitch Da
NFL in Las Vegas is a lead-pipe lock, with or without Raiders
SportingNews / Posted 7 days ago
no longer a hurdle in profiting from a team in Sin City. It means the pitch Davis made to the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee in late April, offering to spend half a billion to help build a $1.6 million, 64,000-seat stadium on... Read more
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NFL.com
Robert Kraft would support Raiders move to Las Vegas$1.4 billion stadium in the city. "We're not using Las Vegas as a bargaining ch
Robert Kraft would support Raiders move to Las Vegas
NFL.com / Posted 8 days ago
$1.4 billion stadium in the city. "We're not using Las Vegas as a bargaining chip," Davis told the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee on April 28. "This is real." Kraft said the association between Las Vegas and gambling shouldn't be... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
AP National News CalendarBarack Obama visits Vietnam and Japan, through May 27. TUESDAY, MAY 24 WASHIN
AP National News Calendar
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 8 days ago
Barack Obama visits Vietnam and Japan, through May 27. TUESDAY, MAY 24 WASHINGTON — House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee hearing on WASHINGTON's Metro public transit system. WASHINGTON — Senate Banking, Housing and Urban... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Council set to improve Rockhampton roadsin the past, but was pleased to see an independent review has found a notable i
Council set to improve Rockhampton roads
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
in the past, but was pleased to see an independent review has found a notable improvement. The report was presented in the infrastructure committee meeting on Tuesday and examined recommendations actioned from the independent 2014 Roads Review... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Gold Coast light rail stage three under fire from state and federal MPsHart said he would call the mayor when he returned to the Gold Coast to discuss
Gold Coast light rail stage three under fire from state and federal MPs
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
Hart said he would call the mayor when he returned to the Gold Coast to discuss the situation. The council's Infrastructure Committee chairwoman Dawn Crichlow said MPs were kept in the loop. "Why hasn't Michael Hart kept himself... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
4.9tri/ - to Boost Infrastructureof a residential house for Urambo District Commissioner. Giving their input, t
4.9tri/ - to Boost Infrastructure
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
of a residential house for Urambo District Commissioner. Giving their input, the Chairman of the Parliamentary Infrastructure Committee, Professor Adamson Sigalla, praised the government for coming up with a realistic budget that is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MAN Urges Buhari to Complete Mambilla Power Projectvisit to China promised a speedy completion of the project which was initiated
MAN Urges Buhari to Complete Mambilla Power Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
visit to China promised a speedy completion of the project which was initiated in 1982. The chairman of the association's infrastructure committee, Engineer Ibrahim Usman, appealed to the president to fulfil his promise on the speedy completion of... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Timber harvest at Millie Hill, Pine Mountain planned by IMfor city-owned property. The four areas evaluated were Millie Hill, City Park,
Timber harvest at Millie Hill, Pine Mountain planned by IM
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
for city-owned property. The four areas evaluated were Millie Hill, City Park, Pine Mountain and Cemetery Park. The city's Infrastructure Committee met with VanOss on Thursday and after reviewing the plan decided work at the City Park and Cemetery... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Council approves extra funds for riverfront street worksthe streetscape meets the same standard as the finished riverfront precinct. T
Council approves extra funds for riverfront street works
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
the streetscape meets the same standard as the finished riverfront precinct. The additional funds were approved in the infrastructure committee meeting today, where council heard the expanded scope of works along the streets had pushed the... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Residents voice concerns about Parkside roundabout planthe development of a $9.4 million reconstruction project. Most of the comments
Residents voice concerns about Parkside roundabout plan
The Toledo Blade / Posted 12 days ago
the development of a $9.4 million reconstruction project. Most of the comments the council’s water quality, streets, and infrastructure committee received during a two-hour hearing supported Bancroft’s reduction from four lanes to three between... Read more
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Covers.com
‘Las Vegas Raiders’ are the oddsmakers' favorites but still a logistical long shot -say 5,000/1. Not happening. Not ever,” Miller says. But after an April 28 meet
‘Las Vegas Raiders’ are the oddsmakers' favorites but still a logistical long shot -
Covers.com / Posted 12 days ago
say 5,000/1. Not happening. Not ever,” Miller says. But after an April 28 meeting with the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee, at which a plan to build a $1.4-billion stadium was put forth, odds began to shift in a hurry.... Read more
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The Hill
House unveils $622M Zika bill | GOP hasn't given up on budget | New phase in Puerto Rico fightboils down to one thing. "It's politics," said Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), ra
House unveils $622M Zika bill | GOP hasn't given up on budget | New phase in Puerto Rico fight
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
boils down to one thing. "It's politics," said Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), ranking member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. The Hill's Melanie Zanona breaks it down: http://bit.ly/1Td982N. HAPPY MONDAYand welcome to... Read more
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The Hill
How politics are getting in the way of better roads and bridgesdown to one thing. “It’s politics,” said Rep. Peter A. DeFazio (D-Ore.), ranki
How politics are getting in the way of better roads and bridges
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
down to one thing. “It’s politics,” said Rep. Peter A. DeFazio (D-Ore.), ranking member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. Funding shortfalls ahead By 2025, the country’s total infrastructure investment needs will total... Read more
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The Inverness Courier
Highland developers blasted for 'unrealistically high' land priceshousing. Council leader Margaret Davidson was the latest to complain about the
Highland developers blasted for 'unrealistically high' land prices
The Inverness Courier / Posted 12 days ago
housing. Council leader Margaret Davidson was the latest to complain about the issue, during the planning, development and infrastructure committee meeting on Wednesday. She explained the importance of buying land for houses and the frustration... Read more
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The Inverness Courier
Highland housing crisis worsened by 'greed over land banks'for a reasonable price, despite making no moves to build themselves. A report
Highland housing crisis worsened by 'greed over land banks'
The Inverness Courier / Posted 12 days ago
for a reasonable price, despite making no moves to build themselves. A report for Wednesday’s planning, development and infrastructure committee by Allan Maguire, head of property partnerships, highlights “unrealistically high” asking prices as... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
FIVE THINGS: What's on the agenda for Rockhampton Councilfor a child care centre and change of use for a residential care facility. 2.
FIVE THINGS: What's on the agenda for Rockhampton Council
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
for a child care centre and change of use for a residential care facility. 2. CBD Bus Facility In a closed session of the infrastructure committee, councillors will discuss the Rockhampton CBD Bus Facility concept design, including looking at the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Waikato District needs new style of leadershipnew style of leadership, says mayoral candidate High profile, three term Counci
Waikato District needs new style of leadership
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
new style of leadership, says mayoral candidate High profile, three term Councillor and Chair of Waikato District Council’s Infrastructure Committee, Wally Hayes is going for the top job, announcing today that he will be standing for Waikato... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Congressional candidates give views on infrastructurea voice on infrastructure issues. House Speaker Paul Ryan has assured him he wi
Congressional candidates give views on infrastructure
The Record Searchlight / Posted 14 days ago
a voice on infrastructure issues. House Speaker Paul Ryan has assured him he will be appointed to the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee provided he is re-elected, he said. The six-lane project for I-5 between Redding and Anderson is on... Read more
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Denver Post
Kiszla vs. Renck: Would moving the Raiders to Las Vegas be a good idea?and Darth Vader masks. Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis, center, meets with Ra
Kiszla vs. Renck: Would moving the Raiders to Las Vegas be a good idea?
Denver Post / Posted 14 days ago
and Darth Vader masks. Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis, center, meets with Raiders fans after speaking at a meeting of the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee, Thursday, April 28, 2016, in Las Vegas. (John Locher, The Associated Pr... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Two-way proves too hardelectrical works and traffic management have been finalised to allow the conver
Two-way proves too hard
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
electrical works and traffic management have been finalised to allow the conversion in the safest possible manner. Infrastructure committee chairman Cr Carol Taylor said council had completed work at the intersection of Neil and Herries Sts... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Tybee improvements on target for Memorial Dayup by customs agents at the Port of Miami. But Tybee Public Works Director Joe
Tybee improvements on target for Memorial Day
Savannah Morning News / Posted 15 days ago
up by customs agents at the Port of Miami. But Tybee Public Works Director Joe Wilson reported at a meeting of the city’s infrastructure committee Thursday that the needed lumber is now in hand. Work can now commence to construct the plaza’s... Read more
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