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Fortune
Global Doping Agency Suspends Rio Lab Weeks Before Olympicslab or the location of the nearest alternative. Last-minute issues with the do
Global Doping Agency Suspends Rio Lab Weeks Before Olympics
Fortune / Posted 9 minutes ago
lab or the location of the nearest alternative. Last-minute issues with the doping lab follow running concerns that major public works, including a metro line connecting downtown Rio to the Olympic Village, may not be ready in time for the... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Terrebonne makes changes to variance granting policythe only difference is that the variance will be granted by the parish presiden
Terrebonne makes changes to variance granting policy
The Houma Courier / Posted 28 minutes ago
the only difference is that the variance will be granted by the parish president instead of the parish council. The parish Public Works and Planning departments will still inspect the property to ensure no problems would be caused if a variance... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
New bike boulevard will provide safety, reduce trafficConnors said. “It gives more opportunities for recreation and getting out there
New bike boulevard will provide safety, reduce traffic
KOMU Columbia / Posted 40 minutes ago
Connors said. “It gives more opportunities for recreation and getting out there and enjoying yourself.” The Columbia Public Works Department held two interested party meetings in 2013 and a public hearing in 2014. The city council authorized... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Terrebonne makes changes to variance granting policythe only difference is that the variance will be granted by the parish presiden
Terrebonne makes changes to variance granting policy
The Daily Comet / Posted 46 minutes ago
the only difference is that the variance will be granted by the parish president instead of the parish council. The parish Public Works and Planning departments will still inspect the property to ensure no problems would be caused if a variance... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Upcoming City Council Agenda For TuesdayE-SH-4 Shopfront Mixed Use Zone with conditions. (Ordinance B(3) (Recommended
Upcoming City Council Agenda For Tuesday
The Chattanoogan / Posted an hour ago
E-SH-4 Shopfront Mixed Use Zone with conditions. (Ordinance B(3) (Recommended for approval by Councilman Jerry Mitchell) PUBLIC WORKS AND TRANSPORTATION Transportation c. An ordinance amending Ordinance No. 13067 to reflect the closing... Read more
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Daily Herald
Car show calendarvisit BGVMotorsports.com or call (847) 235-6528. July 2: Mount Prospect Lions
Car show calendar
Daily Herald / Posted an hour ago
visit BGVMotorsports.com or call (847) 235-6528. July 2: Mount Prospect Lions Club Festival Car Show, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., public works building, 1700 W. Central Road. For details, visit www.mplions.org/festival.html. July 8: Performance Driving... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
County updated on Trans Canada Trailof the Trans Canada Trail (TCT) from Tillsonburg to Norfolk County Wednesday an
County updated on Trans Canada Trail
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted an hour ago
of the Trans Canada Trail (TCT) from Tillsonburg to Norfolk County Wednesday and work is going smoothly. Director of public works Rob Walton said the update was to show that the county could do the project within the budgeted range of... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Military Reserve closed due to geothermal leakBoise City Public Works has closed the Military Reserve after a leak was detect
Military Reserve closed due to geothermal leak
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 2 hours ago
Boise City Public Works has closed the Military Reserve after a leak was detected in the geothermal heating system Thursday afternoon. Crews are working to identify the source of the leak and contain it. Military Reserve, the park and surrounding... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Brexit Vote: A Very British Affair. Categoryat the heels of the ruling rightwing Popular Party. The UP calls for rolling b
Brexit Vote: A Very British Affair. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 2 hours ago
at the heels of the ruling rightwing Popular Party. The UP calls for rolling back the austerity policies of the troika, a public works program to create 300,000 jobs, and economic stimulation to tackle Spain’s horrendous unemployment problem.... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, June 24, 2016reads 'HILL' in all caps. "Do you know what's up with that?" Kris Koester, pu
Tom's #Mailbag, June 24, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
reads 'HILL' in all caps. "Do you know what's up with that?" Kris Koester, public information officer for Champaign's public works department, explained that the city's street sign policy is dictated the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control... Read more
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Marshall Independent
June 27-28 Calendar8 a.m.-noon and 1-4:30 p.m., 114 N. 3rd St., Marshall. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Publi
June 27-28 Calendar
Marshall Independent / Posted 2 hours ago
8 a.m.-noon and 1-4:30 p.m., 114 N. 3rd St., Marshall. 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Public Works Building, Marshall. Call 532-8210 for more info. 8:15 a.m. weigh-in/8:45 a.m. meeting, Living Word Lutheran Church, 800 E. Southview Court, Marshall. Lower level... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Possible migrant raft washes ashore Hallandale BeachHallandale Beach Ocean Rescue searched the waters for any possible migrants. N
Possible migrant raft washes ashore Hallandale Beach
Local 10 Miami / Posted 4 hours ago
Hallandale Beach Ocean Rescue searched the waters for any possible migrants. No migrants have been found. The raft is expected to be removed by the Department of Public Works for disposal. Copyright 2016 by WPLG Local10.com - All rights rese... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Lucille Johnson Park renovations underway (VIDEO, PHOTOS)Barring no complications, renovations to Lucille Johnson Park should be complet
Lucille Johnson Park renovations underway (VIDEO, PHOTOS)
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
Barring no complications, renovations to Lucille Johnson Park should be complete within the next four months, according to Public Works Director George Rials.So, what can residents expect? “With Lucille Johnson Park (we wanted to) replace the... Read more
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ajc.com
Suwanee adopts $12.4 million FY 2107 budgetand add two patrol officers. The city has $314,000 in capital funding plans to
Suwanee adopts $12.4 million FY 2107 budget
ajc.com / Posted 4 hours ago
and add two patrol officers. The city has $314,000 in capital funding plans to add two mowers, park equipment, replace one public works vehicle and three police vehicles, along with one new police vehicle and other police equipment. Suwanee adopts... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Military Reserve closed due to geothermal leakBOISE - Boise City Public Works has closed the Military Reserve after a leak wa
Military Reserve closed due to geothermal leak
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 hours ago
BOISE - Boise City Public Works has closed the Military Reserve after a leak was detected in the geothermal heating system Thursday afternoon. Crews are working to identify the source of the leak and contain it. Military Reserve, the park and... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Public Urged to Avoid Geothermal Leak Near Boise's Military ReserveJune 23 and crews have since been trying to identify the source of the leak and
Public Urged to Avoid Geothermal Leak Near Boise's Military Reserve
Boise Weekly / Posted 4 hours ago
June 23 and crews have since been trying to identify the source of the leak and contain it. For now, crews from the Boise Public Works Department are expected to be working in the area for the duration of Friday. Meanwhile, Boise Foothills users... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Appleton police search for petal poachers"These spots are empty due to plant theft," read a sign in an Appleton. The Ci
Appleton police search for petal poachers
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 4 hours ago
"These spots are empty due to plant theft," read a sign in an Appleton. The City of Appleton Department of Public Works says that approximately 75 plants have been stolen from the City Park Plaza since May. The first round of thefts happened... Read more
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News 8000
Milwaukee gets $1 million loan to start replacing lead pipesis getting a $1 million state loan to begin the costly task of replacing 70,000
Milwaukee gets $1 million loan to start replacing lead pipes
News 8000 / Posted 5 hours ago
is getting a $1 million state loan to begin the costly task of replacing 70,000 lead water pipes throughout the city. Public works officials say the priority is replacing pipes to 385 state-licensed day care centers in Milwaukee, since none of... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Vinton council sets public hearing for proposed tax millage ratesPatin asked why the Town’s sidewalk projects have not progressed much in the tw
Vinton council sets public hearing for proposed tax millage rates
Southwest Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
Patin asked why the Town’s sidewalk projects have not progressed much in the two years they’ve been funded in the budget. Public Works Director Terry Vice explained that public works employees don’t possess the skills required for much of the work... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson on target for major cuts in overtime spendingspent $636,997 on overtime through June 17, compared to $240,407 called for in
Paterson on target for major cuts in overtime spending
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 hours ago
spent $636,997 on overtime through June 17, compared to $240,407 called for in the budget, records show. Meanwhile, the public works department has expended $1.2 million on overtime, compared to the $1.09 million that was budgeted. But those... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Falling tree takes out power in Bloomingdaleremediated. Utility workers got the power restored after a few hours, but the
Falling tree takes out power in Bloomingdale
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 hours ago
remediated. Utility workers got the power restored after a few hours, but the road remained closed until approximately 4:30 a.m. this morning when Passaic County Department of Public Works personnel were able to totally remove the tree from the ro... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Middletown updates equipment to record council meetings$30,000 for the yearly contract. Held a first of two readings for a new contra
Middletown updates equipment to record council meetings
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 hours ago
$30,000 for the yearly contract. Held a first of two readings for a new contract with its AFSCME employees, who work in Public Works. Authorized city administrators to enter into a $55,000 contract over three years with Galls Inc. of Lexington,... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Revamp of Baylands golf course to start, finallywhich is intertwined with the creek work, was dependent on the creek authority'
Revamp of Baylands golf course to start, finally
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 6 hours ago
which is intertwined with the creek work, was dependent on the creek authority's receipt of its permit. Last week, city Public Works staff finally received a draft permit from the water board. Since then, it has also received the draft version... Read more
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Boonville Daily News
City urges residents to clean up grass clippings“Clogged storm drain inlets are a constant problem during the lawn mowing seaso
City urges residents to clean up grass clippings
Boonville Daily News / Posted 6 hours ago
“Clogged storm drain inlets are a constant problem during the lawn mowing season and can be prevented.” says Director of Public Works, M. L. Cauthon. “We have a limited number of personnel and time to clean a clogged storm drain inlet, often in... Read more
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The Morning Call
$5.4-billion expansion of Panama Canal could reshape world trade routesfirm. “After all this time we still don’t have a definitive sense of what will
$5.4-billion expansion of Panama Canal could reshape world trade routes
The Morning Call / Posted 6 hours ago
firm. “After all this time we still don’t have a definitive sense of what will happen.” One of the world’s greatest public works projects, the original canal, built by the United States and completed in 1914, was a feat of engineering and... Read more
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The News & Observer
Stretch of Hillsborough’s Riverwalk expected to reopen Friday eveningportion of the Riverwalk greenway was closed Friday morning due to a dead tree
Stretch of Hillsborough’s Riverwalk expected to reopen Friday evening
The News & Observer / Posted 6 hours ago
portion of the Riverwalk greenway was closed Friday morning due to a dead tree leaning over the trail. The Hillsborough Public Works Department is scheduling removal of the tree today, which is located along the low boardwalk that connects the... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
West End water shut-off calls into question Beaumont's notification systemtold suddenly unable to flush toilets and, in some cases, with soap in their ey
West End water shut-off calls into question Beaumont's notification system
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 6 hours ago
told suddenly unable to flush toilets and, in some cases, with soap in their eyes. Joe Majdalani, the city's director of public works, said on Thursday the city did not notify the people in the expanded work area in a timely fashion. The... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
$5.4-billion expansion of Panama Canal could reshape world trade routesfirm. “After all this time we still don’t have a definitive sense of what will
$5.4-billion expansion of Panama Canal could reshape world trade routes
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
firm. “After all this time we still don’t have a definitive sense of what will happen.” One of the world’s greatest public works projects, the original canal, built by the United States and completed in 1914, was a feat of engineering and... Read more
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Rappler
Norwegian ambassador to Duterte: Thank you for doing thisby Abu Sayyaf that morning. Their meeting took place at the so-called Malacaña
Norwegian ambassador to Duterte: Thank you for doing this
Rappler / Posted 7 hours ago
by Abu Sayyaf that morning. Their meeting took place at the so-called Malacañang of the South in the Department of Public Works and Highways compound in Panacan, Davao City. "We are very thankful for what you are doing," Forner told... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Residents halt special needs school projectDispatchLIVEPlace just outside the East London CBD – to a new and bigger site in Haven Hill
Residents halt special needs school projectDispatchLIVE
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 hours ago
Place just outside the East London CBD – to a new and bigger site in Haven Hills. Residents and Mahodi claim the roads and public works department failed to follow proper consultation processes with the residents. Yesterday about 50 residents,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
$5.4-billion expansion of Panama Canal could reshape world trade routesfirm. “After all this time we still don’t have a definitive sense of what will
$5.4-billion expansion of Panama Canal could reshape world trade routes
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
firm. “After all this time we still don’t have a definitive sense of what will happen.” One of the world’s greatest public works projects, the original canal, built by the United States and completed in 1914, was a feat of engineering and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Livelihood Fears - Bassa Residents Divided Over a Crucial Erosion Projectstarted over two years ago and under the watchful eyes of the UNDP, GEF and the
Livelihood Fears - Bassa Residents Divided Over a Crucial Erosion Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
started over two years ago and under the watchful eyes of the UNDP, GEF and the Ministries of Land Mines and Energy and Public Works appear to be on track in preventing coastal erosion in Liberia's second largest capital city although there have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Total Stations Threatening Liberia's Environment? Neither EPA or Public Works Admit Granting Permitsgave permits to Total Company to build in the wetlands, because every gas stati
Total Stations Threatening Liberia's Environment? Neither EPA or Public Works Admit Granting Permits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
gave permits to Total Company to build in the wetlands, because every gas station should have a permit from the Ministry of Public works and the EPA. Mr. Sehgran Gomah EPA Director of Press and Public Affairs, denied there were any problems with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Anti-Change Elements'-Public Works Minister Labels Sources of Bad News From MinistryMonrovia — Liberia's Minister of Public Works (MPW), William Gyude Moore says h
'Anti-Change Elements'-Public Works Minister Labels Sources of Bad News From Ministry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Monrovia — Liberia's Minister of Public Works (MPW), William Gyude Moore says he is prepared to live with his recent decision to cancel a bid awarded to a Liberian firm for the construction of a feeder road project, saying he has made tremendous... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
'Deke' Miller, former Colorado Springs public works chief, dies at age 9023--Dewitt "Deke" Miller grew up with the city he helped build. Born in Colora
'Deke' Miller, former Colorado Springs public works chief, dies at age 90
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 hours ago
23--Dewitt "Deke" Miller grew up with the city he helped build. Born in Colorado Springs in 1925, the former director of public works for the city left his fingerprints on the Colorado Springs Airport, Powers Boulevard and the metro bus... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Trustees defer decision on schoolthe hiring of Robert Weiler Group to appraise the Orndorff Preserve for a cost
Trustees defer decision on school
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 8 hours ago
the hiring of Robert Weiler Group to appraise the Orndorff Preserve for a cost of $3,000; and • two applications for Ohio Public Works grants to continue work on the Spartan Trail. Trustees also certified abatements ranging from $125 to $400 for... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Akron police planning for RNChe said. In other business this week, Council approved an ordinance allowing t
Akron police planning for RNC
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 8 hours ago
he said. In other business this week, Council approved an ordinance allowing the city to apply for funds from the Ohio Public Works Commission’s Local Transportation Improvement Program and State Capital Improvements Program for several... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
14th Annual Kids Day Kicks off in Green Bay.40 adult milk) •Parade of Vehicles that keep your city safe and beautiful fro
14th Annual Kids Day Kicks off in Green Bay
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 8 hours ago
.40 adult milk) •Parade of Vehicles that keep your city safe and beautiful from the Departments of Green Bay Fire, Police, Public Works, Metro and Parks, Recreation & Forestry •Autograph Alley •Asthma Education •Kids Tree Climb •Animal... Read more
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The Financial Express
‘Free wi-fi’ across East Delhi by Decembersay that the benchmark would be average data usage by an individual per day as
‘Free wi-fi’ across East Delhi by December
The Financial Express / Posted 9 hours ago
say that the benchmark would be average data usage by an individual per day as defined by TRAI,” Khetan said. He said the Public Works Department is the nodal agency for the optic-fibre project, which he said was an essential pre-requisite for a... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Milwaukee gets $1 million loan to start replacing lead pipesis getting a $1 million state loan to begin the costly task of replacing 70,000
Milwaukee gets $1 million loan to start replacing lead pipes
WAOW Wausau / Posted 9 hours ago
is getting a $1 million state loan to begin the costly task of replacing 70,000 lead water pipes throughout the city. Public works officials say the priority is replacing pipes to 385 state-licensed day care centers in Milwaukee, since none of... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Arena parking upgrade nearly completebeen remedied. Much of the work, including pouring the new sidewalk sections,
Arena parking upgrade nearly complete
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 9 hours ago
been remedied. Much of the work, including pouring the new sidewalk sections, was done in partnership with the Tupelo Public Works Department, but APAC-Mississippi put down the new asphalt. All work was paid for by the arena from its capital... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Governor Says Agency to Grant County Sh100 Million for Roadsalso be used in developing pedestrian footpaths. The county boss directed the
Governor Says Agency to Grant County Sh100 Million for Roads
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
also be used in developing pedestrian footpaths. The county boss directed the County Executive for Roads, Transport and Public Works Mr Maina Kairu to expedite the process so that the county can get the funds on time. Governor Mbugua also urged... Read more
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Daily Journal
Kindergartners learn about Buena Vista governmentTrooper Compagna showed the children his patrol car and allowed them to try the
Kindergartners learn about Buena Vista government
Daily Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
Trooper Compagna showed the children his patrol car and allowed them to try the siren and the lights. Then Keith Dorris, a public works department employee, allowed the children to inspect a Buena Vista Township Public Works Department dump truck.... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Middletown water meets federal standards, city officials saycontrary, the City of Middletown’s water is virtually lead free and perfectly s
Middletown water meets federal standards, city officials say
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 10 hours ago
contrary, the City of Middletown’s water is virtually lead free and perfectly safe to consume. Mayor Joseph DeStefano and Public Works Commissioner Jacob Tawil brought that message to residents this week. If there are traces of lead anywhere in... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Legislators dely OK of ECC project after Ciminelli complainsin at $7,667,800, second lowest of four bids for the work. But in a letter to
Legislators dely OK of ECC project after Ciminelli complains
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 hours ago
in at $7,667,800, second lowest of four bids for the work. But in a letter to John C. Loffredo, county commissioner of public works, Guy J. Agostinelli of the law firm Zdarsky, Sawicki & Agostinelli said that Scrufari Construction did not... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros Orientalby a local contractor, in Dumaguete City. Degamo said it's a plain and simple
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 hours ago
by a local contractor, in Dumaguete City. Degamo said it's a plain and simple �corrupted� project of the Department of Public Works and Highways. As an engineer, Degamo said he believes that something is wrong with the computation of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Land Baron Mabamba Faces Arrestchief architect of land allocation scams in the town, was dismissed from the lo
Land Baron Mabamba Faces Arrest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
chief architect of land allocation scams in the town, was dismissed from the local authority. The then Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Dr Ignatius Chombo dismissed Mabamba from council after he was convicted of gross... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino: Crucible of leadership93 million members (out of a population of 100 million); the overhaul of a form
Aquino: Crucible of leadership
Rappler / Posted 12 hours ago
93 million members (out of a population of 100 million); the overhaul of a former bastion of corruption, the Department of Public Works and Highways that now brings in infrastructure projects under budget; CCT, the Conditional Cash Transfer... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Fired Dickson City worker claims political retaliationhe was fired in retaliation for criticizing borough officials on Facebook. Bri
Fired Dickson City worker claims political retaliation
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
he was fired in retaliation for criticizing borough officials on Facebook. Brian Kaszuba worked for the department of public works for 22 years before he was fired in November 2014, about a month after he revealed he was behind a Facebook page... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Carson City advisory panel on roads begins journeyResource Advisory Forum For Carson City, or TRAFCC, was created to provide feed
Carson City advisory panel on roads begins journey
Nevada Appeal / Posted 15 hours ago
Resource Advisory Forum For Carson City, or TRAFCC, was created to provide feedback to city staff on what the public at large sees as maintenance priorities. “I’ve been concerned for years about the roads, not just in my area but all... Read more
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