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New Bern Sun Journal
Aldermen to vote on formalizing rate decreaseNew Bern electric customers could see another reduction in their utilities bill
Aldermen to vote on formalizing rate decrease
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 15 hours ago
New Bern electric customers could see another reduction in their utilities bill in May as aldermen consider a 1.25 percent decrease in the electric rate.The Board of Aldermen meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday in City Hall.Aldermen met in a special called... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for Feb. 7, 2016Lawrence V. Young, a shareholder with CGA Law Firm and chair of the bankruptcy
Moving Up for Feb. 7, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Lawrence V. Young, a shareholder with CGA Law Firm and chair of the bankruptcy practice group, was recognized by the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the York County Bar Association with the Jeffrey A. Ernico Award in January. The award celebrates... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Hundreds pay tribute to community leader Phil NeighborsHundreds of grieving family and friends — and even strangers who had never met
Hundreds pay tribute to community leader Phil Neighbors
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted yesterday
Hundreds of grieving family and friends — and even strangers who had never met Phil Neighbors but appreciated his community leadership turned out to honor his memory during a service Saturday at Southland Baptist Church. Neighbors, 64, president of... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama blunders build highways from HellYou probably know the two classic Alabama blunders. Just ask Birmingham. Ask t
Alabama blunders build highways from Hell
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
You probably know the two classic Alabama blunders. Just ask Birmingham. Ask the moneyed and influential people who have tried to fight ALDOT in recent months about the I-20/59 bridge. They convince more and more people that widening the river of... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Highway 34 Coalition discusses funding for planning studyOfficials want to invest about $2.3 million into a study that would help them p
Highway 34 Coalition discusses funding for planning study
Greeley Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Officials want to invest about $2.3 million into a study that would help them plan for the future of U.S. 34. The Highway 34 Coalition — a group of leaders from municipalities touching the highway, including Greeley, Evans and Weld County — met... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Classified February 4, 2016_____________________________ Employment ____________________________________
Classified February 4, 2016
The Birmingham Times / Posted 3 days ago
_____________________________ Employment _____________________________________________________________________ Birmingham’s newest Barbershop is looking for licensed Barbers to fill its Brand new Location in Forestdale area. Please Contact Jimmy... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wrightsville, Carolina Beach pedal forward on bike pathsNEW HANOVER COUNTY -- Mid-summer traffic on North Lake Park Boulevard in Caroli
Wrightsville, Carolina Beach pedal forward on bike paths
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
NEW HANOVER COUNTY -- Mid-summer traffic on North Lake Park Boulevard in Carolina Beach or Causeway Drive in Wrightsville Beach can make for a frustrating drive. But for a cyclist or jogger, crossing the road can be heart-pounding. Pedestrians in... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
U.S. Highway 34 coalition to meet in Greeley on ThursdayU.S. 34 from Loveland to Kersey needs some work, and officials want to get a st
U.S. Highway 34 coalition to meet in Greeley on Thursday
Greeley Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
U.S. 34 from Loveland to Kersey needs some work, and officials want to get a study started to make that work easier to fund. Community leaders from areas touching the roadway formed The Highway 34 coalition to push for improvements. The group will... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Community leader Phil Neighbors diesOne of San Angelo's greatest champions has died. Phil Neighbors, 64, president
Community leader Phil Neighbors dies
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 4 days ago
One of San Angelo's greatest champions has died. Phil Neighbors, 64, president of the San Angelo Chamber of Commerce, died at 4:08 p.m. Wednesday after suffering a heart attack Sunday. He had been hospitalized in critical condition at Community... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Build a Better Bicycle Program: Bike share program resurfaces, but concerns about equity in access remainCounty Commissioner Miguel Chavez held up his flip phone, which he does not use
Build a Better Bicycle Program: Bike share program resurfaces, but concerns about equity in access remain
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
County Commissioner Miguel Chavez held up his flip phone, which he does not use to send or receive text messages, during the latest Metropolitan Planning Organization board meeting. He asked if his “kind of antiquated” device could be used to rent a... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Opposition to Tampa Bay Express growingThere's growing opposition to a huge highway project that could impact tens of
Opposition to Tampa Bay Express growing
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
There's growing opposition to a huge highway project that could impact tens of thousands in the region. FDOT wants to create the "Tampa Bay Express" or TBX, a series of tolled expressways aimed at cutting commute times. But many community groups are... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
City to remodel communication studioCity Hall is getting an upgrade, but residents' best views of the work may be w
City to remodel communication studio
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 8 days ago
City Hall is getting an upgrade, but residents' best views of the work may be when the city's public access channel is turned on. The weekly list of new development proposals, updates and permits includes more than $600,000 for a "municipal... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Germantown drops controversial plans for road realignmentGermantown is dropping plans to realign Germantown Road and will return the $2.
Germantown drops controversial plans for road realignment
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
Germantown is dropping plans to realign Germantown Road and will return the $2.4 million for the next phase of the work to the Metropolitan Planning Organization. “It will go back into the pot and will not be available for this project at this... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Public comment sought in transportation planThe Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance, which serves as the Metropolitan Planni
Public comment sought in transportation plan
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance, which serves as the Metropolitan Planning Organization for Carbon, Schuylkill, Monroe and Pike counties, is seeking comments on its draft long-range transportation plan. The plan identifies major... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Wilmington $2.4 million closer to building multi-modal transportation centerThe Wilmington Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization's Transport Adviso
Wilmington $2.4 million closer to building multi-modal transportation center
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
The Wilmington Urban Area Metropolitan Planning Organization's Transport Advisory Committee supported allocating $2.4 million toward building a multi-modal transportation center Wednesday. According to officials, the funds will go to the Cape Fear... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Safety Project for I-64 Ramp in Albemarle Co. on HoldA safety improvement project for a busy Interstate 64 off-ramp is now on hold.
Safety Project for I-64 Ramp in Albemarle Co. on Hold
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 10 days ago
A safety improvement project for a busy Interstate 64 off-ramp is now on hold. Members of the Charlottesville-Albemarle Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) say the Route 29 exit on I-64 – Exit 118 – is dangerous. Additionally, they say the lack... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Frontier MPO to meet with technical committee to discuss transportation plansThe Frontier Metropolitan Planning Organization will meet with city officials o
Frontier MPO to meet with technical committee to discuss transportation plans
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 10 days ago
The Frontier Metropolitan Planning Organization will meet with city officials on Thursday to present their plans for the future of travel in the River Valley. At 10:30 a.m. at the Riverfront Front Events building, Frontier MPO will make their pitch... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Route 20 interim safety fixes in Oxford are completed OXFORD - The state has completed safety improvements along a dangerous sectio
Route 20 interim safety fixes in Oxford are completed
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
OXFORD - The state has completed safety improvements along a dangerous section of Route 20, where hundreds of accidents, some of them fatal, have occurred over decades.The Massachusetts... Read more
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News Transcript
Improvements planned along Stagecoach Rd. | January 28, 2016Improvements are being planned for Route 524 (Stagecoach Road) in Millstone Tow
Improvements planned along Stagecoach Rd. | January 28, 2016
News Transcript / Posted 12 days ago
Improvements are being planned for Route 524 (Stagecoach Road) in Millstone Township. Route 524, which is a Monmouth County road, is classified as a two-lane rural major collector road. The road connects Millstone to many other county routes,... Read more
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Examiner
Improvements planned along Stagecoach Rd. | January 28, 2016Improvements are being planned for Route 524 (Stagecoach Road) in Millstone Tow
Improvements planned along Stagecoach Rd. | January 28, 2016
Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
Improvements are being planned for Route 524 (Stagecoach Road) in Millstone Township. Route 524, which is a Monmouth County road, is classified as a two-lane rural major collector road. The road connects Millstone to many other county routes,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
More bus shelters are being builtLeave your car at home and take a bicycle, train or bus to work was the message
More bus shelters are being built
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 16 days ago
Leave your car at home and take a bicycle, train or bus to work was the message Thursday during a three-hour bus tour of transportation alternatives in central and north county. “Residents can avoid the frustration of driving and the congestion of... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Restaurant blitz underway in cityThe popular Tex-Mex eatery Chuy's will be built along South Padre Island Drive
Restaurant blitz underway in city
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 17 days ago
The popular Tex-Mex eatery Chuy's will be built along South Padre Island Drive near Airline Road, according to city documents. The restaurant submitted plans to the city's Development Services office that revealed the location. The $1.8-million... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Memphis 20<30 2016This is the seventh year of the Flyer's annual 20<30 issue, and this year's cro
Memphis 20<30 2016
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 18 days ago
This is the seventh year of the Flyer's annual 20<30 issue, and this year's crop of young movers and shakers is, as usual, a diverse and impactful group. They are taking on the city's major issues — poverty, transportation, education, civil rights,... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
County parking lot looks best for new bus transfer station"It is the best selection based on the point system evaluation," Doug Pixler, d
County parking lot looks best for new bus transfer station
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 19 days ago
"It is the best selection based on the point system evaluation," Doug Pixler, director of operations, said Tuesday during the EPTA's monthly board meeting. "Berkeley County is enthused about using the site for the transfer station. It is one of the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
City of El Paso loses nearly $1 million in federal funding for road projectCity leaders learned Tuesday the city lost nearly one million dollars in federa
City of El Paso loses nearly $1 million in federal funding for road project
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 19 days ago
City leaders learned Tuesday the city lost nearly one million dollars in federal funding for a roundabout project in Far East El Paso because city employees didn't follow the rules. The city competes with other local governments on the Metropolitan... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Birmingham, ALDOT team up to fix interstate lightsThe city of Birmingham and the Alabama Department of Transportation are working
Birmingham, ALDOT team up to fix interstate lights
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 19 days ago
The city of Birmingham and the Alabama Department of Transportation are working together to light up Birmingham’s highways. A grant awarded through the Metropolitan Planning Organization allows ALDOT to give the city $3 million dollars over the... Read more
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KFOX 14 El Paso
Roundabout at R.C. Poe and Edgemere scrapped due to lack of fundingEL PASO, Texas - El Paso's city council is pulling the plug on the Edgemere, R.
Roundabout at R.C. Poe and Edgemere scrapped due to lack of funding
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted 19 days ago
EL PASO, Texas - El Paso's city council is pulling the plug on the Edgemere, R.C. Poe roundabout project on the Far East side. At Tuesday's council meeting, the Capitol Improvement department told council the project lost $900,000 in federal... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Birmingham, ALDOT team up to fix interstate lightsThe city of Birmingham and the Alabama Department of Transportation are working
Birmingham, ALDOT team up to fix interstate lights
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 19 days ago
The city of Birmingham and the Alabama Department of Transportation are working together to light up Birmingham’s highways. A grant awarded through the Metropolitan Planning Organization allows ALDOT to give the city $3 million dollars over the... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
We must remember reasons for US 77 expansionAn anticipated two-and-a-half years of construction on U.S. Highway 77, between
We must remember reasons for US 77 expansion
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
An anticipated two-and-a-half years of construction on U.S. Highway 77, between U.S. 87 and Farm-to-Market Road 1685, will definitely be testing our patience, but it's important to remember the reasons for the construction. For the past 15 years,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Report: Plan to add express lanes to I-4, I-125 a ‘boondoggle’TAMPA — Opponents of a state transportation plan to add 42 miles of express tol
Report: Plan to add express lanes to I-4, I-125 a ‘boondoggle’
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
TAMPA — Opponents of a state transportation plan to add 42 miles of express toll lanes to the interstates around Tampa Bay released a national report Tuesday that calls the project a “boondoggle.” The Florida Consumer Action Network/Frontier Group... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Mayor opposes UHV's preferred Ben Wilson optionConcerns about traffic congestion are causing some city officials to second-gue
Mayor opposes UHV's preferred Ben Wilson option
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
Concerns about traffic congestion are causing some city officials to second-guess proposed plans to reduce lanes on Ben Wilson Street. In December, City Council members were presented six options to make the roadway in front of the University of... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Organization seeks public input on bike study and bike planHAGERSTOWN, Md. - The Hagerstown/Eastern Panhandle Metropolitan Planning Organi
Organization seeks public input on bike study and bike plan
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 22 days ago
HAGERSTOWN, Md. - The Hagerstown/Eastern Panhandle Metropolitan Planning Organization is soliciting public input to help develop a Regional Bike Plan Study for Berkeley, Jefferson and Morgan counties in West Virginia and Washington County in... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Sean Conway to run for re-election to Board of Weld County CommissionersWeld County Commissioner Sean Conway will seek to retain his seat this November
Sean Conway to run for re-election to Board of Weld County Commissioners
Greeley Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Weld County Commissioner Sean Conway will seek to retain his seat this November. Conway announced in a news release his intent to run for re-election for his at-large seat on the Board of Weld County Commissioners. He is the only person to throw a... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Grub Burger Bar to open at Shops at La Palmera by summerAn eclectic burger joint quickly growing nationwide and with roots in College S
Grub Burger Bar to open at Shops at La Palmera by summer
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 22 days ago
An eclectic burger joint quickly growing nationwide and with roots in College Station is on its way to the SPID shopping corridor. Grub Burger Bar, a trendy restaurant that aims to take perhaps the most well-known American staple — burger and fries... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Project's suspension leaves Means furiousIt's at full boil right now in Attalla, where Mayor Larry Means seems ready to
Project's suspension leaves Means furious
The Gadsden Times / Posted 22 days ago
It's at full boil right now in Attalla, where Mayor Larry Means seems ready to stick his head out the window and scream Howard Beale's classic line about his level of ire from the 1976 film “Network.” Means got a letter last month from the Alabama... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Pulic hearing on long-term plan for Eau Claire transportation scheduledEau Claire (WQOW) - Public transportation around the Chippewa Valley is rolling
Pulic hearing on long-term plan for Eau Claire transportation scheduled
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 23 days ago
Eau Claire (WQOW) - Public transportation around the Chippewa Valley is rolling full speed ahead, and the city wants to hear from the community to see if it should be changing lanes. The Chippewa Valley Eau Claire Metropolitan Planning Organization,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Ex Rep. Ron Miller, retired at 64, busy as everAs politics is hotter than ever in Harrisburg, former Rep. Ron Miller sets out
Ex Rep. Ron Miller, retired at 64, busy as ever
York Daily Record / Posted 27 days ago
As politics is hotter than ever in Harrisburg, former Rep. Ron Miller sets out to ski and just be. Ron Miller smiled broadly as he talked about the beauty of the mist from the spring-fed pond on cold winter mornings at his home at the edge of... Read more
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The Maui News
Medeiros ready to tackle transportation challengesLast week, Medeiros, 68, was sworn in as the new director of transportation, re
Medeiros ready to tackle transportation challenges
The Maui News / Posted 27 days ago
Last week, Medeiros, 68, was sworn in as the new director of transportation, replacing the retiring director, Jo Anne Johnson-Winer, and preparing to take on the challenges on the horizon for Maui's growing population. "Don is a veteran of the... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
U.S. 77 lane expansion project to beginA project to increase lanes on one of the most dangerous locations in the count
U.S. 77 lane expansion project to begin
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
A project to increase lanes on one of the most dangerous locations in the county begins Monday. State workers will begin clearing brush from the right of way on U.S. Highway 77 between Farm-to-Market Road 1685 and U.S. 87. The expansion project will... Read more
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The Advocate
Finding a way to pay for road work remains a high priority in Ascension Parish president raceGONZALES — The two men running to be Ascension Parish’s next president are prom
Finding a way to pay for road work remains a high priority in Ascension Parish president race
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
GONZALES — The two men running to be Ascension Parish’s next president are promising they can find the money to tackle the parish’s growing road work backlog without raising taxes. Nearly three years removed from voters’ resounding rejection of... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Crossing the Line: Traffic roundabouts and Walmart in DeSotoCrossing the line Traffic is driving the need for new solutions in Southaven,
Crossing the Line: Traffic roundabouts and Walmart in DeSoto
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 28 days ago
Crossing the line Traffic is driving the need for new solutions in Southaven, but not everyone is sure they're ready for the newfangled roundabouts headed their way. Roundabouts, a common feature on European roads and increasingly common in this... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
AchieversGordon appointed CEO at VectorLearning VectorLearning announced its appointmen
Achievers
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
Gordon appointed CEO at VectorLearning VectorLearning announced its appointment of Jeff Gordon as chief executive officer. Lang elected Holland & Knight partner Holland & Knight elected Robert Lang to partnership in Tampa. Perry joins Stevens... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
It's Your BusinessItems for It’s Your Business can be submitted online at http://cjonline.com/bus
It's Your Business
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Items for It’s Your Business can be submitted online at http://cjonline.com/business, by email to iyb@cjonline.com or by mail to The Topeka Capital-Journal, 616 S.E. Jefferson, Topeka, 66607. Items and photographs will run in print as space... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Southaven set road funding prioritiesSouthaven aldermen Friday approved the list of road improvement projects the ci
Southaven set road funding priorities
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 30 days ago
Southaven aldermen Friday approved the list of road improvement projects the city hopes to fund with federal dollars through the Metropolitan Planning Organization, including a trail and traffic roundabouts in Snowden Grove Park. The board, during a... Read more
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The Maui News
Committee puts brakes on Maui metro planOn Thursday, the council's Committee of Housing, Human Services and Transportat
Committee puts brakes on Maui metro plan
The Maui News / Posted 30 days ago
On Thursday, the council's Committee of Housing, Human Services and Transportation deferred action on two bills that would allow the creation of a Maui Metropolitan Planning Organization, a federally required planning body. When specific "urban-zone... Read more

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