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The Hindu
Cauvery Board won’t take over dams, says officialand Kerala, the Secretary told The Hindu over the phone on Saturday that the fu
Cauvery Board won’t take over dams, says official
The Hindu / Posted 45 minutes ago
and Kerala, the Secretary told The Hindu over the phone on Saturday that the function of O&M would continue to be with the Public Works or irrigation departments of the States concerned. According to the final award, the dams in question are... Read more
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Rappler
How COA, public can fight corruption using social medialooks like. May (There's) progress and people are actually monitoring it," he a
How COA, public can fight corruption using social media
Rappler / Posted 59 minutes ago
looks like. May (There's) progress and people are actually monitoring it," he added. He suggested that the Department of Public Works and Highways participate in the planned program. It is the DPWH, after all, that oversees construction of... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Cedar River Forecast Update (Saturday Evening)p.m. A Waterloo official says that the DOT sandbagging site on Ridgeway Avenue
Cedar River Forecast Update (Saturday Evening)
KWWL Iowa / Posted 4 hours ago
p.m. A Waterloo official says that the DOT sandbagging site on Ridgeway Avenue will be closing at 7 p.m. tonight, but the Public Works Building site on Glenwood Avenue will remain open. A Waterloo official says that the DOT sandbagging site on... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesthey will be paid for their properties that may be affected by the project, dur
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 hours ago
they will be paid for their properties that may be affected by the project, during a forum conducted by the Department of Public Works and Highway-Bacolod District Engineering Office yesterday. The 8-meter road project, which the DPWH estimates... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Ellis Park sandbag site reopeningp.m. A Waterloo official says that the DOT sandbagging site on Ridgeway Avenue
Ellis Park sandbag site reopening
KWWL Iowa / Posted 5 hours ago
p.m. A Waterloo official says that the DOT sandbagging site on Ridgeway Avenue will be closing at 7 p.m. tonight, but the Public Works Building site on Glenwood Avenue will remain open. A Waterloo official says that the DOT sandbagging site on... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
DOT sandbagging site in Waterloo to close at 7 p.m.A Waterloo official says that the DOT sandbagging site on Ridgeway Avenue will
DOT sandbagging site in Waterloo to close at 7 p.m.
KWWL Iowa / Posted 5 hours ago
A Waterloo official says that the DOT sandbagging site on Ridgeway Avenue will be closing at 7 p.m. tonight, but the Public Works Building site on Glenwood Avenue will remain open. The city also announced that several blocks of streets are currently... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Meetings calendar — Sept. 25575-769-4300. Texico city meeting — 6:30 p.m. City Hall, 219 Griffin St., Tex
Meetings calendar — Sept. 25
Clovis News Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
575-769-4300. Texico city meeting — 6:30 p.m. City Hall, 219 Griffin St., Texico. Information: 575-482-3314 Wednesday Public Works Committee — 8:30 a.m. City Hall, assembly room, 321 N. Connelly St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7828 The... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
City to start flushing fire hydrants MondayThe City of Great Bend Water Division of Public Works Department will begin flu
City to start flushing fire hydrants Monday
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
The City of Great Bend Water Division of Public Works Department will begin flushing the city’s fire hydrants on Monday, Water Superintendent Joseph Tracy said. Crews will be out in the community, opening up the hydrants and letting water run into... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Water Distribution Capacity in Maputo Doublesconclusion of work on rebuilding the water distribution centre in the inner-cit
Water Distribution Capacity in Maputo Doubles
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
conclusion of work on rebuilding the water distribution centre in the inner-city neighborhood of Alto-Mae. The Minister of Public Works, Carlos Bonete, inaugurated the distribution centre on Friday. Its storage capacity has increased from 4,500 to... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Traffic pattern on "The Hill" to change during repavingroads from the old railway station to Alford. "This will be the third and fina
Traffic pattern on "The Hill" to change during repaving
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 hours ago
roads from the old railway station to Alford. "This will be the third and final part of the project," town Department of Public Works Superintendent Joseph Sokul told The Eagle. It's not the only road-repaving project this fall either; Sokul... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Motorists drive on dikes amid road mess(PDDP), FVR Megadike, San Fernando-Sto. Tomas-Minalin Tail Dike and Porac-Gumai
Motorists drive on dikes amid road mess
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 hours ago
(PDDP), FVR Megadike, San Fernando-Sto. Tomas-Minalin Tail Dike and Porac-Gumain Dike, according to the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). The levee, completed by the DPWH in 1975, replaced the Arnedo Dike that was built in 1940... Read more
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Daily Record
Shopping carts don't belong in the Whippany Riverfrom the first town-wide clean-up about 25 years ago when nine tons of litter w
Shopping carts don't belong in the Whippany River
Daily Record / Posted 9 hours ago
from the first town-wide clean-up about 25 years ago when nine tons of litter was collected. The town's Department of Public Works retrieves all the bags that volunteers fill, often with discarded soda, water and beer cans and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa - 2016 Heritage Day Celebrationthe establishment among them, and beyond our boundary, of missions connected wi
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa - 2016 Heritage Day Celebration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
the establishment among them, and beyond our boundary, of missions connected with industrial schools, by employing them on public works, and by other similar means." The colonial classroom was meant to dehumanise and malign much of what was... Read more
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Limerick Post
Hope for Castleconnell floodsbe reassessed for flood protection, members of Limerick City and County Council
Hope for Castleconnell floods
Limerick Post / Posted 12 hours ago
be reassessed for flood protection, members of Limerick City and County Council were told this week. During an Office of Public Works (OPW) presentation on the Draft Flood Risk Management Plan (DFRMP), councillors heard that Castlleconnel had not... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Malnutrition deaths of tribal children return to haunt Maharashtra– health officials, tribal welfare department, forest department (as tribals mo
Malnutrition deaths of tribal children return to haunt Maharashtra
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 hours ago
– health officials, tribal welfare department, forest department (as tribals mostly live in or around forests) and even the public works department (to ensure road access to tribals in remote places remain open). “It has to be a combined effort,... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
2016 Voter's Guide: Staples City Counciloffice experience: "I currently serve on the city of Staples City Council (five
2016 Voter's Guide: Staples City Council
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 13 hours ago
office experience: "I currently serve on the city of Staples City Council (five years). I also serve on the Public Works Commission and insurance and Charter Commission committees. I am the chair of Lakewood Health System District... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Council consensus on Boulevard Park first-phase developmentarea with a $600,000 budget was identified for Boulevard Park. This was refined
Council consensus on Boulevard Park first-phase development
ABC Newspapers / Posted 14 hours ago
area with a $600,000 budget was identified for Boulevard Park. This was refined at a March work session, and in May, Public Works Director Tim Himmer presented a concept of a destination-type playground and small splash pad with an estimated... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Critics question objectivity of group researching Calgary Olympic bidat any kind of proposal,” she said, speaking from New York. The provincial gove
Critics question objectivity of group researching Calgary Olympic bid
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
at any kind of proposal,” she said, speaking from New York. The provincial government is investing $34.8-billion in new public works by the end of the decade, with revamped schools and wider roads being given a priority. Due to budgetary... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Panel discusses impact of PRAT on 2017 budgetof January. I'll be calling again in October." Ostrander said with the $400,00
Panel discusses impact of PRAT on 2017 budget
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
of January. I'll be calling again in October." Ostrander said with the $400,000 estimate, the next step is to meet with public works director Tim Kingman and street superintendent Tony Gilman to see how the money will impact their... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
DeMeyer cries foul over delay in softball field decisioneverybody." Belliveau answered DeMeyer's concerns about the wet conditions at
DeMeyer cries foul over delay in softball field decision
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
everybody." Belliveau answered DeMeyer's concerns about the wet conditions at West Side Park by saying the city would have public works director Tim Kingman take a look at. "We filled in to have the BMX track put in there," Belliveau said. "That... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Urbana wants Windsor Road open by winteron results from road tests done in August by Stark Excavating, which continues
Urbana wants Windsor Road open by winter
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
on results from road tests done in August by Stark Excavating, which continues to analyze the information. An Urbana Public Works memorandum said it will take cooperation from Stark to get the road, which is riddled with uncommonly frequent... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Longtime DPW supervisor set to retire from CasevilleCASEVILLE — When he retires on Nov. 11, Caseville Department of Public Works su
Longtime DPW supervisor set to retire from Caseville
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 hours ago
CASEVILLE — When he retires on Nov. 11, Caseville Department of Public Works supervisor David Quinn will be just a few months shy of working 30 years for the city. “It feels pretty good,” said Quinn of his impending departure. “I’ve been in it for a... Read more
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The Express-Times
Blowback over bowlful of Skittles | Turkeys and Trophiesby vandals, a lawn mower or the summer's extreme heat. Borough Manager Nate Dys
Blowback over bowlful of Skittles | Turkeys and Trophies
The Express-Times / Posted 17 hours ago
by vandals, a lawn mower or the summer's extreme heat. Borough Manager Nate Dysard discounted the lawn mower theory, saying public works employees did not cause the damage. Officials said it looks as if something struck, pushed or pried the tracks... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Safety Ambassadors Keeping Ehlanzeni Crime FreePretoria — The Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) has introduced Safety Amb
Safety Ambassadors Keeping Ehlanzeni Crime Free
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Pretoria — The Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) has introduced Safety Ambassadors as part of a Crime Prevention Programme in Ehlanzeni, Nelspruit, to fight crime and contribute to a safer community. The Ehlanzeni Safety Ambassadors initiative... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Donations help provide basketball court in man's memoryRalph Tompkins, has lived in the area since 1970 and worked for the city of DeK
Donations help provide basketball court in man's memory
Daily Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
Ralph Tompkins, has lived in the area since 1970 and worked for the city of DeKalb for years, retiring as the director of public works. At James’ memorial service at Butala Funeral Home in Sycamore, several people –�many of them from DeKalb and... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Westfield DPW updates residents about contaminated waterWESTFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Westfield Department of Public Works is reassurin
Westfield DPW updates residents about contaminated water
WWLP Springfield / Posted 21 hours ago
WESTFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Westfield Department of Public Works is reassuring residents about the city’s drinking water supply. A notice went out Thursday, saying water from a contaminated well that was shut down recently, was put in the system... Read more
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The News-Times
New Fairfield residents asked to approve spending part of $662,000 surplusboards of selectmen and finance approved a spending plan for nearly $300,000 of
New Fairfield residents asked to approve spending part of $662,000 surplus
The News-Times / Posted 23 hours ago
boards of selectmen and finance approved a spending plan for nearly $300,000 of the surplus, including $220,000 for two new public works trucks; $30,000 for future studies of Candlewood Lake; $25,000 to help pay for a new police car; and $20,000... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Exhibit on coastline, climate change to open8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29. The free event will include an informal talk with
Exhibit on coastline, climate change to open
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 23 hours ago
8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29. The free event will include an informal talk with town representatives, including Director of Public Works Joseph Michelangelo and Conservation Director Brian Carey. The following Sunday, Oct. 2, the museum will host a... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan Countyor Civilian Conservation Corp created jobs for people during the Great Depressi
Things to do in Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted yesterday
or Civilian Conservation Corp created jobs for people during the Great Depression. Jobs were created for people building public works projects. On Sept. 28, Bill Jamerson will present a program called "CCC Songs" at Fort Morgan Library &... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Chatham increases cash for Hermine debris pickuprelief from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. But the cleanup effort has
Chatham increases cash for Hermine debris pickup
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
relief from the Federal Emergency Management Agency. But the cleanup effort has been a challenge for Chatham County Public Works, where a limited staff has labored for six days a week to remove the tree limbs and leaves that were shaken... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats Instisting on Flint Aid in CR Indicates Last Opportunitybut by the way, we’re not going to put it in WRDA,” Kildee said. “So what is [R
Democrats Instisting on Flint Aid in CR Indicates Last Opportunity
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
but by the way, we’re not going to put it in WRDA,” Kildee said. “So what is [Ryan] trying to say?” Senate Environment and Public Works Chairwoman Barbara Boxer also pointed out the inconsistency, saying that House Republicans can't claim that... Read more
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The Signal
Repairs to water-damaged road to wrap up Saturdaywork diligently continued throughout the night,” he said. Kerjon Lee, spokesma
Repairs to water-damaged road to wrap up Saturday
The Signal / Posted yesterday
work diligently continued throughout the night,” he said. Kerjon Lee, spokesman for the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works, said the contractor is a private geotechnical firm that worked through the night to remove the affected... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesdaygrant funds for the Riverwalk at Blue Goose Hollow Project from the Lyndhurst
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
grant funds for the Riverwalk at Blue Goose Hollow Project from the Lyndhurst Foundation, in the amount of $230,000.00. PUBLIC WORKS AND TRANSPORTATION Public Works b. A resolution authorizing the Administrator for the Department of Public... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Two major Kitsap County road projects start this falllanes are needed to get the large volume of traffic through the intersection,"
Two major Kitsap County road projects start this fall
The Kitsap Sun / Posted yesterday
lanes are needed to get the large volume of traffic through the intersection," said project manager Dick Dadisman of Kitsap Public Works. Nordland Construction, for $2 million, is inserting an 11-foot-wide lane in all four directions for... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Berkeleyan on The Moth Radio Hour this weekend. Categorysat and listened in the audience, and said to his wife, "I can do this." The n
Berkeleyan on The Moth Radio Hour this weekend. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted yesterday
sat and listened in the audience, and said to his wife, "I can do this." The next visit to a MOTH radio performance was at Public Works in San Francisco. His name was drawn from the hat, and the first time was a charm: He won. Tony made it to the... Read more
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Kenosha News
Chromium-6 in tap water? Not an issue heregoing after water systems on the Great Lakes, at least if they’re well run.” J
Chromium-6 in tap water? Not an issue here
Kenosha News / Posted yesterday
going after water systems on the Great Lakes, at least if they’re well run.” John Steinbrink, Jr., Pleasant Prairie’s public works, and Somers Village Chairman George Stoner, formerly the public works and water utility superintendent for... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Miami dump truck driver fell asleep behind wheel before causing fatal crash, report saysMIAMI - A city of Miami Department of Public Works dump truck driver who crashe
Miami dump truck driver fell asleep behind wheel before causing fatal crash, report says
Local 10 Miami / Posted yesterday
MIAMI - A city of Miami Department of Public Works dump truck driver who crashed into a taxi in April, killing its passenger, fell asleep at the wheel, a final crash report obtained Friday by Local 10 News said. According to the report, Larry Ellis... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Lending a Hand: Buy another home and save on your property taxesof sale of home and have a base rate of 1 percent of the sales price of the hom
Lending a Hand: Buy another home and save on your property taxes
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted yesterday
of sale of home and have a base rate of 1 percent of the sales price of the home plus a charge for miscellaneous school, public works projects, etc. From a practical standpoint, initial annual property taxes will most likely be set at the time of... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Driver hospitalized after car crashes into Verona buildingwould have been killed," Iachetta said. "... She would have been hit right away
Driver hospitalized after car crashes into Verona building
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
would have been killed," Iachetta said. "... She would have been hit right away." Verona's fire and police departments, public works crew and rescue squad, Cedar Grove fire and police, and the Essex County Sheriff's Office were among the... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Stretch of W. Juneau Ave. in downtown Milwaukee to shut down to traffic on MondayMILWAUKEE — The City of Milwaukee Department of Public Works (DPW) alerts the t
Stretch of W. Juneau Ave. in downtown Milwaukee to shut down to traffic on Monday
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
MILWAUKEE — The City of Milwaukee Department of Public Works (DPW) alerts the traveling public that W. Juneau Avenue from North 4th to North 6th Streets will close to through traffic beginning Monday, September 26th. The street will be closed to... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Milwaukee police make plea for drivers to slow down; “Citizens are definitely distressed”crash at 76th and Sheridan The first of the two bad crashes happened at 76th a
Milwaukee police make plea for drivers to slow down; “Citizens are definitely distressed”
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
crash at 76th and Sheridan The first of the two bad crashes happened at 76th and Sheridan. A speeding car slammed into a public works truck. The female passenger died at the scene — the male driver died at the hospital. Police say initial... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
City Attorney Marsha Moutrie Announces End-of-Year Retirementworking closely with local serve providers to aid victims. Provided all legal
City Attorney Marsha Moutrie Announces End-of-Year Retirement
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted yesterday
working closely with local serve providers to aid victims. Provided all legal work necessary to support City’s various public works and public programs, e.g., Main Library, Pico Branch Library, Virginia Avenue Park, Annenberg Beach House,... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Regional council defers affordable bus passof inter-municipal transit has been determined. That vote follows a Sept. 6 re
Regional council defers affordable bus pass
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
of inter-municipal transit has been determined. That vote follows a Sept. 6 recommendation from Niagara Region’s public works committee that the implementation of an affordable pass program, in consultation with the Inter-Municipal... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Regional council defers affordable bus passof inter-municipal transit has been determined. That vote follows a Sept. 6 re
Regional council defers affordable bus pass
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
of inter-municipal transit has been determined. That vote follows a Sept. 6 recommendation from Niagara Region’s public works committee that the implementation of an affordable pass program, in consultation with the Inter-Municipal... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Regional council defers affordable bus passof inter-municipal transit has been determined. That vote follows a Sept. 6 re
Regional council defers affordable bus pass
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
of inter-municipal transit has been determined. That vote follows a Sept. 6 recommendation from Niagara Region’s public works committee that the implementation of an affordable pass program, in consultation with the Inter-Municipal... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Chatham votes to terminate, renegotiate agreement with Live Oak Librariesmembers voted to transfer $600,000 from its fund balance to cover the costs of
Chatham votes to terminate, renegotiate agreement with Live Oak Libraries
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
members voted to transfer $600,000 from its fund balance to cover the costs of debris pickup from Tropical Storm Hermine. Public Works Director Robert Drewry said the funds will cover costs to pay for mutual aid from other jurisdictions, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senate Reshuffleas chair on Transport Committee. He now replaces Bong County Senator Henry W. Y
Senate Reshuffle
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
as chair on Transport Committee. He now replaces Bong County Senator Henry W. Yallah, who now chairs the committee on Public Works and Rural Development - a position vacated by Senator Oscar Cooper of Margibi County. Senator Yallah will also... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Five bids received for Lackawanna Trail pavingshare — about $100,623 — with the rest covered by a Federal Highway Administrat
Five bids received for Lackawanna Trail paving
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
share — about $100,623 — with the rest covered by a Federal Highway Administration grant. Chemung County's department of public works received five bids for the project, which were opened Thursday afternoon, said Public Works Commissioner Andy... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Air conditioning as a civil right?an accounting would surely include the $5 million withheld from the city school
Air conditioning as a civil right?
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
an accounting would surely include the $5 million withheld from the city school system earlier this year by the Board of Public Works on which Mr. Franchot holds the swing vote. The school construction money was held back from Baltimore to punish... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Sewage has leaked into a Baltimore stream for six months, and a fix could be three years awaydespite city efforts to identify and fix the problem — and it could be another
Sewage has leaked into a Baltimore stream for six months, and a fix could be three years away
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
despite city efforts to identify and fix the problem — and it could be another three years before the leak is repaired, public works officials say. Waste is polluting the Chinquapin Run in a wooded area just upstream from its confluence with... Read more
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