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The Register NorthJersey.com
Tierney's Tavern to host benefit for Montclair Animal Shelter after firedown," Arata said. "All the animals have to be fostered. We're down to one dog,
Tierney's Tavern to host benefit for Montclair Animal Shelter after fire
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 44 minutes ago
down," Arata said. "All the animals have to be fostered. We're down to one dog, a puppy, who is living in the Department of Public Works." The opportunity to help animals also attracted Jason Street, owner of Applegate Farms. "Our family are big... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Chicago gets some pension relief as Rauner veto overriddenpredecessor and already raised property taxes by $500 million just to catch up
Chicago gets some pension relief as Rauner veto overridden
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 45 minutes ago
predecessor and already raised property taxes by $500 million just to catch up on underfunded pensions. "Not a penny for public works, not a penny for infrastructure improvement," Harris said. "That's a tough thing to do and I give him credit for... Read more
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Daily Liberal
WORK COMPLETEthe station was allocated a grant for the work as part of the 2011-12 NSW State
WORK COMPLETE
Daily Liberal / Posted an hour ago
the station was allocated a grant for the work as part of the 2011-12 NSW State Budget. Commissioner Mullins thanked NSW Public Works, Barnson Pty Ltd and BLD Constructions Pty Ltd for their work on the project. “I’d also like to thank our... Read more
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Sun Star
700 lose jobs at Cebu City Hall Tuesdayaffected are some JO workers under the Accelerated Social Amelioration Program
700 lose jobs at Cebu City Hall Tuesday
Sun Star / Posted 2 hours ago
affected are some JO workers under the Accelerated Social Amelioration Program (64), Department of Engineering and Public Works (37), Bantay Dagat Commission (33), Department of Social Welfare Services (25), City Treasurer’s Office (10),... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Formosan termites: Little bugs, big fearsAgriculture and Consumer Services, pest-control companies representing the Flor
Formosan termites: Little bugs, big fears
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 hours ago
Agriculture and Consumer Services, pest-control companies representing the Florida Pest Management Association, the city’s public works department and concerned citizens. The group of experts and residents will determine specific goals at the... Read more
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Salon.com
Chicago gets some pension relief as Rauner veto overriddenraised property taxes by $500 million just to catch up on underfunded pensions.
Chicago gets some pension relief as Rauner veto overridden
Salon.com / Posted 2 hours ago
raised property taxes by $500 million just to catch up on underfunded pensions. You Might Also Like “Not a penny for public works, not a penny for infrastructure improvement,” Harris said. “That’s a tough thing to do and I give him credit for... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Cars quicken pulse of Main Street revivalyou were choosing to get somewhere quickly, you wouldn’t choose Main Street,” s
Cars quicken pulse of Main Street revival
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 hours ago
you were choosing to get somewhere quickly, you wouldn’t choose Main Street,” said Steven J. Stepniak, the city’s public works commissioner who oversees Cars Sharing Main Street. “Only a few blocks are open. It’s designed to be a slow... Read more
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Boston Herald
Chicago gets some pension relief as Rauner veto overriddenpredecessor and already raised property taxes by $500 million just to catch up
Chicago gets some pension relief as Rauner veto overridden
Boston Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
predecessor and already raised property taxes by $500 million just to catch up on underfunded pensions. "Not a penny for public works, not a penny for infrastructure improvement," Harris said. "That's a tough thing to do and I give him credit for... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Concerns grow over Jackson public works' futureJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Just days ago, Jackson Public Works Direc
Concerns grow over Jackson public works' future
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 hours ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - Just days ago, Jackson Public Works Director Kishia Powell handed the city her resignation. It's a big responsibility,and in Powell's case, came with a big paycheck: $150,000 a year. Now the city needs someone... Read more
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The Star
Workers ferry greens on foot to wholesalers after bridge collapseyesterday, district officer Datuk A. Rahman Hamzah said a Bailey bridge would b
Workers ferry greens on foot to wholesalers after bridge collapse
The Star / Posted 4 hours ago
yesterday, district officer Datuk A. Rahman Hamzah said a Bailey bridge would be built there as a temporary measure. “The Public Works Department will start work on it as soon as possible and it should take a week to complete. “It will be used to... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Jackson officials grapple with open meetings, perceptionstate's Open Meetings Act. "It’s a tough line," said Councilman Melvin Prieste
Jackson officials grapple with open meetings, perception
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 5 hours ago
state's Open Meetings Act. "It’s a tough line," said Councilman Melvin Priester. Last week, Jackson administrators and Public Works officials met with council members and Infrastructure Sales Tax commissioners over the 1 percent sales tax to... Read more
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Island Packet
Campbell County considers buying drone for surveying workof dollars a year, some county officials say. Tony Knievel, chief surveyor wit
Campbell County considers buying drone for surveying work
Island Packet / Posted 7 hours ago
of dollars a year, some county officials say. Tony Knievel, chief surveyor with the Campbell County Department of Public Works, told county commissioners recently how drones can be used for surveying work. The applications include route... Read more
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Daily Journal
Local sports calendarprogram is collecting baseball equipment for needy kids in South America. The e
Local sports calendar
Daily Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
program is collecting baseball equipment for needy kids in South America. The equipment can be dropped off at the Vineland Public Works at 1086 E. Walnut Road, Monday through Friday and at the Vineland Fire Department at Third and Wood streets. For... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Whatever happened to America's mini-golf courses?distraught at the idea of losing the beloved dinosaur. “It’s been there for so
Whatever happened to America's mini-golf courses?
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 hours ago
distraught at the idea of losing the beloved dinosaur. “It’s been there for so long,” Joe Attubato, Saugus’ retired public works director, said following the sale. “It’s hard to picture Route 1 without the dinosaur.” (Photo: Save Our... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Duterte fills up only half of 30 Cabinet-level postsas Justice secretary; Former North Cotabato governor Emmanuel Piñol, Agricultu
Duterte fills up only half of 30 Cabinet-level posts
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 hours ago
as Justice secretary; Former North Cotabato governor Emmanuel Piñol, Agriculture secretary; Las Piñas Rep. Mark Villar, Public Works and Highways; Former lawmaker and peasant leader Rafael Mariano, Agrarian Reform; Former Clark Development... Read more
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Sun Star
COA suspends P18M seawallof the notice. Sought for comment on the matter, Engr. Jose Marie Poblete, chi
COA suspends P18M seawall
Sun Star / Posted 10 hours ago
of the notice. Sought for comment on the matter, Engr. Jose Marie Poblete, chief of the Department of Engineering of Public Works (DEPW), said he already gave a copy of the notice to the contractor and asked them to make immediate... Read more
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Sun Star
700 lose jobs at City Hall todayaffected are some JO workers under the Accelerated Social Amelioration Program
700 lose jobs at City Hall today
Sun Star / Posted 10 hours ago
affected are some JO workers under the Accelerated Social Amelioration Program (64), Department of Engineering and Public Works (37), Bantay Dagat Commission (33), Department of Social Welfare Services (25), City Treasurer’s Office (10),... Read more
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New Kerala
Here, a road is still a distant dream - newkerala.com #70152to network problems." "Not having a road is the biggest challenge. We have puc
Here, a road is still a distant dream - newkerala.com #70152
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
to network problems." "Not having a road is the biggest challenge. We have pucca road only till Wanla village. After the Public Works Department handed over the task of road-construction in 2011 to General Reserve Engineer Force, a 10 km pucca... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
R47m spent to service empty government buildings, MPs toldOver R47-million a year is spent on rates and taxes for unused government build
R47m spent to service empty government buildings, MPs told
Mail & Guardian / Posted 10 hours ago
Over R47-million a year is spent on rates and taxes for unused government buildings around the country, the public works department has said. An additional R12-million a year is spent keeping the lights on and water running. In a Parliamentary... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
R47m spent to service empty govt buildings, MPs toldNews24) Cape Town – Over R47m a year is spent on rates and taxes for unused go
R47m spent to service empty govt buildings, MPs told
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 hours ago
News24) Cape Town – Over R47m a year is spent on rates and taxes for unused government buildings around the country, the public works department has said. An additional R12m a year is spent keeping the lights on and water running. In a... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Residents of Garfield move to recall mayorare working to recall the mayor due to looming fines from the state Department
Residents of Garfield move to recall mayor
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 11 hours ago
are working to recall the mayor due to looming fines from the state Department of Ecology and issues with the town’s public works department. The Moscow-Pullman Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/1WTGRyT ) that Mayor Ray McCown was served... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
I will miss PNoywhere a lot of people, even businessman in real estate and construction, have r
I will miss PNoy
Manila Standard Today / Posted 11 hours ago
where a lot of people, even businessman in real estate and construction, have reservations about is that of Mark Villar as public works secretary. Given that the Villar family is both in housing and construction, Villar’s appointment is suspect.... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘Bandit’ again pulls public artwork from Somerville sitelast week, when a resident filed a complaint with the city asking for the lawn
‘Bandit’ again pulls public artwork from Somerville site
Boston Globe / Posted 11 hours ago
last week, when a resident filed a complaint with the city asking for the lawn decorations to be removed. Department of Public Works crews went to the traffic island to get rid of the installation, but instead put up two signs asking that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Financial and Fiscal Commission On 2017-18 Division of Revenue Submissionfor funding rural development mandates of local and district municipalities. J
Financial and Fiscal Commission On 2017-18 Division of Revenue Submission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
for funding rural development mandates of local and district municipalities. Job creation in rural areas through public works programmes. Farm evictions and their negative impact on rural municipal finances Effectiveness of sanitation... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Memorial Day ceremoniesoperating hours on Tuesday. All Henderson County parks are open 365 days a year
Memorial Day ceremonies
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 12 hours ago
operating hours on Tuesday. All Henderson County parks are open 365 days a year. Blue Ridge Community College will be closed today. Laurel Park Town Hall and Public Works will be closed today. Village of Flat Rock offices will be close... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Memorial to Vietnam veterans defaced in Los Angelesto brave men and women who served our country in a time of war is a disgusting
Memorial to Vietnam veterans defaced in Los Angeles
KGTV San Diego / Posted 12 hours ago
to brave men and women who served our country in a time of war is a disgusting and disrespectful act and my office has been in touch with the Board of Public Works and Office of Community Beautification to have the wall cleaned as soon as possi... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Trenton employees get pay hikesthe unions get, they try to do that for other employees.” Most governmental en
Trenton employees get pay hikes
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 13 hours ago
the unions get, they try to do that for other employees.” Most governmental entities have multiple unions, usually fire, public works and other utility related services. Jones said the fire department is part-time and the other employees are... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
East Bethel saves by managing decommission projectownership and becoming a city staffed project management team, including Craig
East Bethel saves by managing decommission project
ABC Newspapers / Posted 13 hours ago
ownership and becoming a city staffed project management team, including Craig Jochum, city engineer, and Nate Ayshford, public works manager.The 10-acre site that was Castle Towers would need proper documentation and permitting from the MPCA,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cape schools allowed to fall into ‘ultimate decay’: Sadturegard to Uitzig, she said the most recent major repairs, to the roof, was done
Cape schools allowed to fall into ‘ultimate decay’: Sadtu
iol.co.za / Posted 14 hours ago
regard to Uitzig, she said the most recent major repairs, to the roof, was done by the Department of Transport and Public Works in September 2014. She said Safe Schools had also worked with the school and other partners to address various... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nagbe Terms Woods' Assertions 'Cheap, Hypocritical'Information Minister Lenn Eugene Nagbe has termed as "cheap and hypocritical" a
Nagbe Terms Woods' Assertions 'Cheap, Hypocritical'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Information Minister Lenn Eugene Nagbe has termed as "cheap and hypocritical" assertions made by former Public Works Minister Samuel Kofi Woods claiming that "the country suffers leadership deficit and that the government is broke." "For a person... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
USAID Provides U.S.$24 Million Grant for Roadswith a mission to shape the future sustainability of communities around the wor
USAID Provides U.S.$24 Million Grant for Roads
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
with a mission to shape the future sustainability of communities around the world in partnership with the Ministry of Public Works. The four-year project promises to create jobs, improve livelihoods and increase access to essential markets... Read more
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Daily Herald
Memorial Day observances across the suburbs todayat the entrance to village hall, 2301 E. Sand Lake Road. In the event of inclem
Memorial Day observances across the suburbs today
Daily Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
at the entrance to village hall, 2301 E. Sand Lake Road. In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be inside the public works building, behind village hall. Free. (847) 356-8252 or lindenhurstil.org. Lisle Memorial Day Parade: 11 a.m.... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Veterans Day ceremoniesoperating hours on Tuesday. All Henderson County parks are open 365 days a year
Veterans Day ceremonies
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 18 hours ago
operating hours on Tuesday. All Henderson County parks are open 365 days a year. Blue Ridge Community College will be closed today. Laurel Park Town Hall and Public Works will be closed today. Village of Flat Rock offices will be close... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
‘Prophet of Boom’ bullish on the country’s economic growth in Duterte administrationseaports that could even double the purchasing power in the next six years. Bas
‘Prophet of Boom’ bullish on the country’s economic growth in Duterte administration
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 hours ago
seaports that could even double the purchasing power in the next six years. Based from the budget of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), Villegas said there are available funds for the Duterte administration to implement... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Under I-30 plan, parking cutspace would require isn't expected until 20 years after the project's construct
Under I-30 plan, parking cut
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 hours ago
space would require isn't expected until 20 years after the project's construction, said Jon Honeywell, the Little Rock public works director. "That is something we would prefer to look at not the day it opens but look at it when that capacity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Worthy Projects Implemented Nationwidethe efforts to ensure food security have been implemented. The D.G. of the Inf
Worthy Projects Implemented Nationwide
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
the efforts to ensure food security have been implemented. The D.G. of the Infrastructural Development in the Ministry of Public Works, Mr. Kidane Berhane indicated that in accordance with the policy of equitable distribution of resources the dams... Read more
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Spot.ph
Utang na loob plays role in Duterte's Cabinet selection?include Arthur Tugade as Transportation and Communications secretary, former Ag
Utang na loob plays role in Duterte's Cabinet selection?
Spot.ph / Posted 20 hours ago
include Arthur Tugade as Transportation and Communications secretary, former Agriculture secretary Carlos Dominguez as Finance secretary, Las Piñas Rep. Mark Villar as Public Works and Highways secretary, and Vitaliano Aguirre II as Justice secreta... Read more
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The Star
PWD to build Bailey bridge at Kuala Terla49 in Kuala Terla, here, following the collapse of the 12.2m-long bridge. Dist
PWD to build Bailey bridge at Kuala Terla
The Star / Posted 20 hours ago
49 in Kuala Terla, here, following the collapse of the 12.2m-long bridge. District Officer Datuk A. Rahman Hamzah said the Public Works Department will build the bridge as soon as possible, adding that it should take a week to complete. "The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Rage of Flood On Lagos Roadeffects on the goodwill of the Ambode government. A call to Engineer Ayo Shodei
The Rage of Flood On Lagos Road
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
effects on the goodwill of the Ambode government. A call to Engineer Ayo Shodeinde, General Manager of the Lagos State Public Works,the parastatal in charge,his line was not available. He was not equally on seat when Sunday Vanguard visited the... Read more
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The Oklahoman
May Avenue bridge needed repairs before collapse, reports revealof traffic in each direction on Thursday. Olsson Associates expects to have pl
May Avenue bridge needed repairs before collapse, reports reveal
The Oklahoman / Posted 22 hours ago
of traffic in each direction on Thursday. Olsson Associates expects to have plans ready by this coming Friday so the city can take bids from contractors and begin repairs. Public Works Director Eric Wenger has said repairs could take several mont... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Drowning in a sea of incompetenceParliamentary replies to questions by the DA show that numerous buildings said
Drowning in a sea of incompetence
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 23 hours ago
Parliamentary replies to questions by the DA show that numerous buildings said to be owned by the Department of Public Works are at the bottom of the ocean. Global positioning satellite co-ordinates show that many of the buildings of which the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Parking Discrimination DowntownI first heard about "walkable, bike friendly cities," the buzz phrase was "mult
Parking Discrimination Downtown
The Chattanoogan / Posted 23 hours ago
I first heard about "walkable, bike friendly cities," the buzz phrase was "multi-modal streets." Chattanooga's planners and public works folks were all about multi-modal streets. We were told it would provide better options for drivers, bikers, and... Read more
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The Columbian
Residents of Garfield move to recall mayoraccusations that he illegally sold public property, censored talk at council me
Residents of Garfield move to recall mayor
The Columbian / Posted 23 hours ago
accusations that he illegally sold public property, censored talk at council meetings and discriminated against the public works director. They also complained that McCown has done nothing to stop the state Department of Ecology from fining... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Parking on 30A is a problemup and down CR 30A, and commissioners are addressing them as fast as they can.“
Parking on 30A is a problem
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
up and down CR 30A, and commissioners are addressing them as fast as they can.“We do have a parking plan that I have asked Public Works to review in this area and report back,” she told McLaughlin. “The sheriff can issue tickets in a number of... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Takai endorses Hanabusa in congressional raceof the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation and has vowed to bring more
Takai endorses Hanabusa in congressional race
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
of the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation and has vowed to bring more transparency to the state's largest-ever public works project. "Contrary to popular belief, it is not a paid position, I can actually serve almost as long as I feel... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Traditional, innovative methods used to survive droughtof what saved the city was already on the books at some level, while there were
Traditional, innovative methods used to survive drought
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted yesterday
of what saved the city was already on the books at some level, while there were certainly new opportunities along the way. Public Works Director Russell Schreiber said the city in the worst parts of the drought was in the let's-try-everything mode... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Powerful wind gusts take out trees, utility poles in St. Albans Town4 p.m. Officials say the burst took took down five telephone poles and numerous
Powerful wind gusts take out trees, utility poles in St. Albans Town
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
4 p.m. Officials say the burst took took down five telephone poles and numerous trees along Maquam Shore Rd. Police and public works officials closed the road while Green Mountain Power made repairs. "We are just trying to get this cleaned up.... Read more
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The Advocate
Mark Ballard: Closed-door meeting hints at Gov. John Bel Edwards’ capital outlay plansit’s OK for state Rep. Kenny Havard, R-St. Francisville. As chairman of the Hou
Mark Ballard: Closed-door meeting hints at Gov. John Bel Edwards’ capital outlay plans
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
it’s OK for state Rep. Kenny Havard, R-St. Francisville. As chairman of the House Transportation, Highways and Public Works Committee, Havard juggles hundreds of requests for state money to pay for transportation projects. Having a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
State firms improve Q1 budget absorption | Businesstrained to do that,” he added. He said he would like to believe it had since b
State firms improve Q1 budget absorption | Business
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
trained to do that,” he added. He said he would like to believe it had since been reversed, pointing to the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), the primary infrastructure agency, as an example. According to DBM data, DPWH had the... Read more
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Ventura County Star
County vehicle fleet wins industry awardCONTRIBUTED PHOTO Fleet Operations workers maintain county vehicles, including
County vehicle fleet wins industry award
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Fleet Operations workers maintain county vehicles, including this public works truck. The agency overseeing the operation of 1,800 vehicles for the Ventura County government has won the top award in a ranking of the 100 best fleets... Read more
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