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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Highland Park woman works to turn block into eco-villageshipping containers, and tennis and basketball courts. Project manager Gerrajh
Highland Park woman works to turn block into eco-village
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 9 minutes ago
shipping containers, and tennis and basketball courts. Project manager Gerrajh Surles, the city's former Department of Public Works director, is hiring workers to restore abandoned houses into a place for holistic medicine, an after-school... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Disputed use permits on agenda for Sterling City Council meetingunits are used — both structures were built in 2000 — they require a conditiona
Disputed use permits on agenda for Sterling City Council meeting
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 21 minutes ago
units are used — both structures were built in 2000 — they require a conditional use permit as Class B manufactured homes, Public Works George Good explained at the Planning Commission meeting. Placing new units on the lots would not require... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Zuma Seeks Clarity On Expropriation Bill Processto purchase land at a value determined by the State adjudicator and then exprop
President Zuma Seeks Clarity On Expropriation Bill Process
AllAfrica.com / Posted 43 minutes ago
to purchase land at a value determined by the State adjudicator and then expropriate - provided that the Minister of Public Works is satisfied that the land purchase is in the "public interest". "If the expropriating authority and... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Cedar Island Lighthouse To Get $300,000 From County For Renovationscapital budget to renovate the lighthouse’s roof, but the funding is on hold wh
Cedar Island Lighthouse To Get $300,000 From County For Renovations
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted an hour ago
capital budget to renovate the lighthouse’s roof, but the funding is on hold while the county’s departments of parks and public works put out a request for proposal for an architectural firm to work on the renovation. “There are so many... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Former Bismarck leader files state complaint over floodinginadequate infrastructure has damaged buildings and created health concerns. He
Former Bismarck leader files state complaint over flooding
KX TV North Dakota / Posted an hour ago
inadequate infrastructure has damaged buildings and created health concerns. He wants the city to find a solution. Public Works Director Michelle Klose says the city completed a storm water management plan in 2013 and has nearly finished an... Read more
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Rappler
LIST: Senate committee chairmanships of the 17th Congressdeath penalty. Newly-elected Senator Manny Pacquiao, Duterte’s party mate in P
LIST: Senate committee chairmanships of the 17th Congress
Rappler / Posted 2 hours ago
death penalty. Newly-elected Senator Manny Pacquiao, Duterte’s party mate in PDP-Laban, was given the chairmanship of the public works committee, which has oversight power on public roads, highways, and infrastructures. Senator Richard Gordon,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Treatment plant serving Glen Ellyn, Lombard wants loan to make repairscould take about a year, and the plant would remain "fully functional" througho
Treatment plant serving Glen Ellyn, Lombard wants loan to make repairs
Daily Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
could take about a year, and the plant would remain "fully functional" throughout the duration of the project, Glen Ellyn Public Works Director Julius Hansen said. "The plant is going to work much more efficiently with this project," Hansen... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Deadly road to get R1.6bn tar upgradeThe provincial department of public works is forging ahead with a plan to const
Deadly road to get R1.6bn tar upgrade
Daily Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
The provincial department of public works is forging ahead with a plan to construct a tar road to replace one of the most notorious gravel roads in the province. Thirty-five people- 16 women, 15 men and four children died on the scene and nine... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fresh calls for cheap Tafelberg housingredevelopment of the Tafelberg School property, but were advised by the former
Fresh calls for cheap Tafelberg housing
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
redevelopment of the Tafelberg School property, but were advised by the former deputy director general in the department of public works, Gary Fisher, to focus on a site in Woodstock instead. Last week, the Cape Argus published contents of an... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore considers increasing water bills by 33 percent, charging new feesto be scheduled for 9 a.m. on Aug. 31. Additionally, city officials say they p
Baltimore considers increasing water bills by 33 percent, charging new fees
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
to be scheduled for 9 a.m. on Aug. 31. Additionally, city officials say they plan to change how water use is billed. Public works officials expect to switch from a quarterly billing cycle to monthly bills, starting on Oct. 11. City officials... Read more
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New Kerala
Jharkhand assembly proceedings disrupted, this time over ordinance - newkerala.com #95835tribals get education and house loans against their land, adding that land will
Jharkhand assembly proceedings disrupted, this time over ordinance - newkerala.com #95835
New Kerala / Posted 3 hours ago
tribals get education and house loans against their land, adding that land will be acquired for roads, hospitals and other public works only with their consent. The opposition members again trooped to the well, shouting slogans of 'stop working as... Read more
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iol.co.za
Here are Tshwane’s mayoral hopefulsof agriculture and land affairs from June 1999 to May 2006, barely 29 years old
Here are Tshwane’s mayoral hopefuls
iol.co.za / Posted 3 hours ago
of agriculture and land affairs from June 1999 to May 2006, barely 29 years old at the time. Afterwards, she headed the Public Works Ministry until September 2008, resigning with 10 other ministers after the ANC recalled Thabo Mbeki from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
State Engineers to Undertake Emergency Road InterventionsRegional Delegates of Public Works are meeting in Yaounde to understand the Apr
State Engineers to Undertake Emergency Road Interventions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Regional Delegates of Public Works are meeting in Yaounde to understand the April 2016 Prime Ministerial decree. The April 25, 2016 Prime Ministerial decree on the execution of infrastructure projects is under discussion in Yaounde. Regional... Read more
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The Hindu
Buses off the road in Karnataka for second dayMandya Staff Correspondent reports: The Bengaluru-Mysuru highway witnessed hea
Buses off the road in Karnataka for second day
The Hindu / Posted 4 hours ago
Mandya Staff Correspondent reports: The Bengaluru-Mysuru highway witnessed heavy traffic on Tuesday. Accordding to the Public Works Department, vehicular density, both cars and motorcycles, on the highway had increased by at least 35 per cent.... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Bocchino Has Information Session On Old Greenwich Train Station ProjectRepresentatives from ConnDOT, the project construction management team, the Gre
Bocchino Has Information Session On Old Greenwich Train Station Project
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 5 hours ago
Representatives from ConnDOT, the project construction management team, the Greenwich Police Department, Department of Public Works, engineering, parking enforcement and the tree department will be on hand to give an update of the project and... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
TRASHING SJ COUNTYillegally dumped garbage on county right-of-way roads and other tasks by the Ro
TRASHING SJ COUNTY
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 hours ago
illegally dumped garbage on county right-of-way roads and other tasks by the Road Maintenance Division of the county’s Public Works Department. The county is actually spending more money on roadside illegal dumping than ditch clearing, bridge... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pupils stay away from rain-lashed school in KwaDukuzathe work. The trust manages social development projects on behalf of the gover
Pupils stay away from rain-lashed school in KwaDukuza
iol.co.za / Posted 5 hours ago
the work. The trust manages social development projects on behalf of the government, reporting to the Department of Public Works. The Department of Education has since intervened and work was expected to resume and be completed in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Violence Lands Six in the DockSix men suspected to be among a group of 100 who allegedly attacked the Ministr
Violence Lands Six in the Dock
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Six men suspected to be among a group of 100 who allegedly attacked the Ministry of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing officials allocating residential stands to home-seekers in East View Phase 17 and Caledonia in Harare appeared in... Read more
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The Marietta Times
EPA testing water in Devola"But that's just an estimate that was needed when the city engineer applied for
EPA testing water in Devola
The Marietta Times / Posted 8 hours ago
"But that's just an estimate that was needed when the city engineer applied for grant funding for the project from the Ohio Public Works Commission." He noted the city system is already taking some sewage from a portion of the Devola area where a... Read more
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Rappler
Metro Pacific unit secures NLEX-SLEX Connector Road dealtold the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) on Tuesday, July 26, that the bids and
Metro Pacific unit secures NLEX-SLEX Connector Road deal
Rappler / Posted 8 hours ago
told the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) on Tuesday, July 26, that the bids and awards committee (BAC) of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is set to award the NLEX-SLEX Connector Road to its subsidiary Metro Pacific Tollways... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Parkersburg City Council's Public Works Committee to discuss fireworksIt's an agenda item for the Parkersburg City Council Public Works Committee mee
Parkersburg City Council's Public Works Committee to discuss fireworks
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
It's an agenda item for the Parkersburg City Council Public Works Committee meeting scheduled for 6:45 p.m. today in the small conference room adjacent to council chambers. "I thought it would be a good thing to have a discussion about it," said... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Powerful storms pound areadown to the old bricks” underneath the asphalt in some places, Mr. Loughney sai
Powerful storms pound area
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
down to the old bricks” underneath the asphalt in some places, Mr. Loughney said, adding that borough Department of Public Works and the fire department were out helping residents. Declaring a disaster is the first step in “hopefully... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Neighborhoods to host workshops for mobility in St. Augustinemobility issues are encouraged to attend the Mobility Workshop in the area [and
Neighborhoods to host workshops for mobility in St. Augustine
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 9 hours ago
mobility issues are encouraged to attend the Mobility Workshop in the area [and] neighborhood where they have concerns.” Public Works Director Martha Graham said she plans to attend the meetings along with Regan and Xavier Pellicer III, the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Inspection requirements delay home sales in Lower Burrellproblems that could allow stormwater to seep into the sanitary sewers, accordin
Inspection requirements delay home sales in Lower Burrell
TribLIVE / Posted 9 hours ago
problems that could allow stormwater to seep into the sanitary sewers, according to Scott Johnson, the city's director of public works. With the city and other member communities of the Municipal Sanitary Authority of New Kensington under state... Read more
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iol.co.za
Tafelberg sale proceeds earmarked for provincial officesto managing public land. Among other revelations, the #WCLeaks reveals the Wes
Tafelberg sale proceeds earmarked for provincial offices
iol.co.za / Posted 11 hours ago
to managing public land. Among other revelations, the #WCLeaks reveals the Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works sold the Tafelberg site with the intention of diverting the proceeds of R135m to help pay for a R1.2 billion... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Roads Closed Across Pennsylvania's Northern Tierstreams, storm water and sanitary sewer facilities and flooding in streets and
Roads Closed Across Pennsylvania's Northern Tier
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 11 hours ago
streams, storm water and sanitary sewer facilities and flooding in streets and yards throughout the Borough. Borough Public Works and Emergency Responder crews will be out dealing with the effects of the storm. Borough residents are being... Read more
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Zero Hedge
FishLivesMatter: California To Decide If Saving 'Delta Smelt' Is Worth $65 Billion Of Taxpayer Moneyor the "Delta Tunnels" as it is more commonly known. The project has been heavi
FishLivesMatter: California To Decide If Saving 'Delta Smelt' Is Worth $65 Billion Of Taxpayer Money
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 hours ago
or the "Delta Tunnels" as it is more commonly known. The project has been heavily criticized as yet another Brown-sponsored public works boondoggle with total price tag estimates ranging to over $65BN. We have to admit that we're a little perplexed... Read more
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The Hindu
Water discharge from Mettur dam stepped upwater on Monday morning, in the presence of J. Meghanath Reddy, Sub-Collector,
Water discharge from Mettur dam stepped up
The Hindu / Posted 13 hours ago
water on Monday morning, in the presence of J. Meghanath Reddy, Sub-Collector, Mettur; R. Subramanian, Executive Engineer, Public Works Department; and Lalitha Saravanan, Chairperson, Mettur Municipality. Already 2,000 cusecs of water was being... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
(Yonhap Interview) Beautiful, safe Rio ready to welcome Olympic guests with open arms: envoytourist attraction, and he's eager to see just how much more it will grow follo
(Yonhap Interview) Beautiful, safe Rio ready to welcome Olympic guests with open arms: envoy
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 13 hours ago
tourist attraction, and he's eager to see just how much more it will grow following the Olympics. He said most of the public works that have been done for the Olympics "will remain for the people of Rio" afterwards, including new subway lines... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Clean-up continues from July 13th stormpoint where if somebody came by and dropped a cigarette butt in there it might
Clean-up continues from July 13th storm
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 13 hours ago
point where if somebody came by and dropped a cigarette butt in there it might take off because it’s so dry.” Maplewood’s Public Works Director told Fox 2 it actually an entire tree, cut up. It was too big for a public works crew to handle. The... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Clean-up continues from July 13th stormpoint where if somebody came by and dropped a cigarette butt in there it might
Clean-up continues from July 13th storm
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 13 hours ago
point where if somebody came by and dropped a cigarette butt in there it might take off because it’s so dry.” Maplewood’s Public Works Director told Fox 2 it actually an entire tree, cut up. It was too big for a public works crew to handle. The... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Street resurfacing work delayed in Rock Fallsthen the aldermen assess their wards and provide input from residents," Wescott
Street resurfacing work delayed in Rock Falls
SaukValley.com / Posted 13 hours ago
then the aldermen assess their wards and provide input from residents," Wescott said. That information then goes to the Public Works Committee, which works for a couple of months to build consensus on the project list. In order to make that... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Nanaimo considers broader roll-out of garbage automationnow look at potentially automating the whole city, according to Charlotte Davis
Nanaimo considers broader roll-out of garbage automation
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 14 hours ago
now look at potentially automating the whole city, according to Charlotte Davis, city manager of sanitation, recycling and public works administration, who said there are major cost savings to be had to purchase all of the wheeled carts in one... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
City Offers New Rebate Programs for ResidentsThe public works office is encouraging Lima residents to take advantage of thei
City Offers New Rebate Programs for Residents
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 14 hours ago
The public works office is encouraging Lima residents to take advantage of their city-wide rebate programs. They have launched a new program, encouraging residents to plant trees on their properties. Through the tree rebate program, homeowners can... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Blind Warner Robins man has message for driversJones, says she agrees. "I can hear them just zooming past," Jones says. "Zoom
Blind Warner Robins man has message for drivers
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 14 hours ago
Jones, says she agrees. "I can hear them just zooming past," Jones says. "Zooming past and speeding." Warner Robins Public Works put up a blind-pedestrian area sign three months ago, but Ledford says nobody pays attention to it. Ledford says... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Commissioners approve remodeling of courthouse courtyard space into employee fitness centerCounty Commissioners voted 3-2 Monday to allow its human resources and public w
Commissioners approve remodeling of courthouse courtyard space into employee fitness center
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 14 hours ago
County Commissioners voted 3-2 Monday to allow its human resources and public works departments to remodel 15,000 square feet of the county courthouse's lower level courtyard into an "Employee Fitness Center." Monday's vote approved the use of the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Flood-prone Lake Zurich subdivision fares well with weekend rainproblems were reported in the flood-prone area, where village improvements have
Flood-prone Lake Zurich subdivision fares well with weekend rain
Daily Herald / Posted 14 hours ago
problems were reported in the flood-prone area, where village improvements have been made over the past couple of years, Public Works Manager Michael Brown said. It helped that about 3 inches of rain was spread over a 24-hour period from Saturday... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Hinkson Creek at Jay Dix Station gets 'trashed' with garbageis actually the county's job." Miller's guess was that the rain fall may have
Hinkson Creek at Jay Dix Station gets 'trashed' with garbage
KOMU Columbia / Posted 14 hours ago
is actually the county's job." Miller's guess was that the rain fall may have led to a collection of trash. Boone County Public Works told KOMU 8 News the facility maintenance department is in charge of the area; however, the facility maintenance... Read more
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Daily Maverick
LGE 2016: DA digs in on Joburg advertising ‘abuse’have improved, it has received multiple credit rating upgrades, over 220,000 jo
LGE 2016: DA digs in on Joburg advertising ‘abuse’
Daily Maverick / Posted 15 hours ago
have improved, it has received multiple credit rating upgrades, over 220,000 jobs had been created through the Expanded Public Works Programme, and capital expenditure had increased by almost three times. DM Photo: Johannesburg Mayor Parks Tau... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
3 things county commissioners are talking aboutone appointee by each of the five chambers of commerce; the chairman of the (Bo
3 things county commissioners are talking about
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
one appointee by each of the five chambers of commerce; the chairman of the (Board of County Commissioners) and either the Public Works Committee chair or the Budget Committee chair; with the chairman of the board serving as chairman of the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Tifton water impacted as public works taps into hydrantssee rust in their water over the next week. Across the map, different areas in
Tifton water impacted as public works taps into hydrants
WALB Albany / Posted 15 hours ago
see rust in their water over the next week. Across the map, different areas in Tifton will soon be visited by the city's public works department. The goal is to make sure the water system is in good shape. All is dry on the ground now, but... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Canadian Oil Spill Threatens Drinking Waterto stretch that until the end of the week, which will buy time to get a backup
Canadian Oil Spill Threatens Drinking Water
KPBS San Diego / Posted 15 hours ago
to stretch that until the end of the week, which will buy time to get a backup system running. Managers for the province's public works department are working to lay an 18-mile temporary water pipeline to supply the city with water from another... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
State Center heads to mediation ThursdayBaltimore with homes and stores anchored by offices rented by the state. It has
State Center heads to mediation Thursday
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 hours ago
Baltimore with homes and stores anchored by offices rented by the state. It has been stalled since 2014, when the Board of Public Works postponed a vote on a change to the size of of the project's state parking garage, deferring to the new... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Land grab for power line a last resortupgrade. Photo / Sandy Myhre Far North company Top Energy has asked the Govern
Land grab for power line a last resort
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
upgrade. Photo / Sandy Myhre Far North company Top Energy has asked the Government to compulsorily acquire land under the Public Works Act from up to nine landowners who have not negotiated easement rights across their properties for a new power... Read more
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The Brown and White
Round 2 of storms forecast amid trees down, power lossLehigh County and southwestern Northampton County, in addition to Carbon County
Round 2 of storms forecast amid trees down, power loss
The Brown and White / Posted 16 hours ago
Lehigh County and southwestern Northampton County, in addition to Carbon County and northeastern Berks County. Public works and electric company crews were already dealing numerous trees, utility poles and wires brought down by the... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Water line break creates Jacks Valley Road sink holewater, according to county spokeswoman Melissa Blosser. It is unknown what cau
Water line break creates Jacks Valley Road sink hole
Nevada Appeal / Posted 16 hours ago
water, according to county spokeswoman Melissa Blosser. It is unknown what caused the line to break. Douglas County Public Works and East Fork Fire are currently on scene and working to identify the leak and repair. “We currently do not... Read more
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WALB Albany
Walton Co. sheriff hospitalized following accidentstifling heat, a full field of golfers turned out at the Albany Fire Department
Walton Co. sheriff hospitalized following accident
WALB Albany / Posted 16 hours ago
stifling heat, a full field of golfers turned out at the Albany Fire Department's first fund raising tournament. Tifton Public Works employees celebrate safety milestoneTifton Public Works employees celebrate safety milestone Workers at ESG... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Sizzlin' summer: Heat wave grips regionas they used shovels to clean a section of curbing on National Avenue. Desmon
Sizzlin' summer: Heat wave grips region
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 16 hours ago
as they used shovels to clean a section of curbing on National Avenue. Desmon Brinkley and Tommy Jenkins, both of New Bern Public Works, took a few minutes from cleaning the curb to stand in the shade of an oak tree and drink some bottled... Read more
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CTV News
Liberal MPs join call for emergency meeting on Phoenix pay systemreaching out to their offices, and receiving no response, it is clear that this
Liberal MPs join call for emergency meeting on Phoenix pay system
CTV News / Posted 16 hours ago
reaching out to their offices, and receiving no response, it is clear that this issue is not a priority for them." NDP public works critic Erin Weir says Phoenix is failing not only by not properly paying a quarter of the 300,000-person civil... Read more
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The China Post
Another mayor killed in Mexicofor that killing is unclear. The protesters were demanding that the municipalit
Another mayor killed in Mexico
The China Post / Posted 16 hours ago
for that killing is unclear. The protesters were demanding that the municipality pay for arts programs in cash and conduct public works projects. Several mayors have been murdered in Mexico in recent years amid a bloody drug war that has cost tens... Read more
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