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The News & Observer
Fuquay-Varina reopening Falcon Park, unveils new park features | News & Observer September 1, 2015 Falcon Park reopens after a year of co
Fuquay-Varina reopening Falcon Park, unveils new park features
The News & Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
| News & Observer September 1, 2015 Falcon Park reopens after a year of construction Library Park, Ashworth Park town... Read more
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WJFW Rhinelander
WJFW TV-12, WJFWDT 12.1 and Newswatch 12 - Your Northwoods News Leader and NBC Affiliate - Rhinelander WisconsinBig construction project set to begin in Oneida CountySubmitted: 09/01/2015 La
WJFW TV-12, WJFWDT 12.1 and Newswatch 12 - Your Northwoods News Leader and NBC Affiliate - Rhinelander Wisconsin
WJFW Rhinelander / Posted 10 hours ago
Big construction project set to begin in Oneida CountySubmitted: 09/01/2015 Last year, the intersection of County Highway J and Highway 51 was completely redone. "The road will be your normal road plus two five-foot bike lanes �one on each side of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Benue Sema Inherited N28m Debt'THE Executive Secretary of Benue State Emergency Management Agency, (SEMA), Bon
'Benue Sema Inherited N28m Debt'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
THE Executive Secretary of Benue State Emergency Management Agency, (SEMA), Boniface Ortese, has hinted that the agency inherited N28 million debt from its predecessor, adding that agency only received N4, 000 as part of hand over note the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Five LAUSD high schools are forced to replace melting all-weather fieldsFive high schools that had all-weather sports fields installed by the Los Angel
Five LAUSD high schools are forced to replace melting all-weather fields
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
Five high schools that had all-weather sports fields installed by the Los Angeles Unified School District during the last five years are replacing the turf because of what a district official says are defective materials. Work has begun on replacing... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Heavy rains in Columbia County flood and damage homesNews 12 First at Five / August 31, 2015 EVANS, Ga. (WRDW) -- Neighborhoods dry
Heavy rains in Columbia County flood and damage homes
News 12 Augusta / Posted yesterday
News 12 First at Five / August 31, 2015 EVANS, Ga. (WRDW) -- Neighborhoods drying out today, after heavy rain moved through yesterday. Flooding wasn't really on Kent Bruntz mind when he went to take a nap yesterday afternoon. "I woke up, standing... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Hillsborough EOC reactivates ahead of today's showersThe Hillsborough County Emergency Operations Center has been reactivated in pre
Hillsborough EOC reactivates ahead of today's showers
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
The Hillsborough County Emergency Operations Center has been reactivated in preparation for today's expected showers and storms. Residents are encouraged to prepare for the potential of two to three inches of rain and possible flooding through the... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Ancient History of LeveesThe levee is a technology fundamental to human civilization. Artificial embankm
The Ancient History of Levees
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
The levee is a technology fundamental to human civilization. Artificial embankments were designed for the earliest cities, along with the first known draining systems and wells. In the ruins of great Bronze Age civilizations, lost now for thousands... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TMA Refutes Heavy Rains Misleading InformationThe Tanzania Metrological Authority (TMA) has refuted claims that it is the sou
TMA Refutes Heavy Rains Misleading Information
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Tanzania Metrological Authority (TMA) has refuted claims that it is the source of the message circulating on social media networks of reports of heavy rains and strong gusty winds to hit Dar es Salaam, Coast Region, Tanga, Zanzibar and Pemba... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Reported Flooding in Columbia CountyAccording to Columbia County Emergency and Operations Division, most of the cou
Reported Flooding in Columbia County
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 2 days ago
According to Columbia County Emergency and Operations Division, most of the county has had over 2" of rainfall in less than an hour. Heavy rain will continue over our area for a while. Please drive slowly and watch for water ponding in the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Reported Flooding in Columbia CountyAccording to Columbia County Emergency and Operations Division, most of the cou
Reported Flooding in Columbia County
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
According to Columbia County Emergency and Operations Division, most of the county has had over 2" of rainfall in less than an hour. Heavy rain will continue over our area for a while. Please drive slowly and watch for water ponding in the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Reported Flooding in Columbia CountyAccording to Columbia County Emergency and Operations Division, most of the cou
Reported Flooding in Columbia County
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
According to Columbia County Emergency and Operations Division, most of the county has had over 2" of rainfall in less than an hour. Heavy rain will continue over our area for a while. Please drive slowly and watch for water ponding in the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
KEEPING IT CLEAN: City's water cleanup crew banks on public helpHeavy rain in San Angelo triggers a frenzy of activity in one department of the
KEEPING IT CLEAN: City's water cleanup crew banks on public help
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 days ago
Heavy rain in San Angelo triggers a frenzy of activity in one department of the city. Any rainfall more than a quarter of an inch sends the 19-member Stormwater Operation Division into action. After storms, the stormwater crew is behind the scenes,... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Election Season: As campaign signs pop up, cities, parishes enforce rulesIn Terrebonne Parish, campaign signs can't be put on private property until 90
Election Season: As campaign signs pop up, cities, parishes enforce rules
The Houma Courier / Posted 4 days ago
In Terrebonne Parish, campaign signs can't be put on private property until 90 days prior to qualifying, when candidates officially register for the election. Candidates for the Oct. 24 election will sign up, or qualify, Sept. 8-10. The signs must... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Election Season: As campaign signs pop up, cities, parishes enforce rulesIn Terrebonne Parish, campaign signs can't be put on private property until 90
Election Season: As campaign signs pop up, cities, parishes enforce rules
The Daily Comet / Posted 4 days ago
In Terrebonne Parish, campaign signs can't be put on private property until 90 days prior to qualifying, when candidates officially register for the election. Candidates for the Oct. 24 election will sign up, or qualify, Sept. 8-10. The signs must... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
South Florida braces for possible flooding from ErikaSouth Florida water managers are lowering canal levels and readying pumps to pr
South Florida braces for possible flooding from Erika
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
South Florida water managers are lowering canal levels and readying pumps to prepare for the soaking that Tropical Storm Erika could bring. And while the storm's track remains in flux, emergency management officials warn that it doesn't take a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Weather Forecast Sounds Alarm Over El NinoBukoba — Monitoring reports by weather experts who have warned that an impendin
Weather Forecast Sounds Alarm Over El Nino
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Bukoba — Monitoring reports by weather experts who have warned that an impending El Nino that has been persisting since 2014, is likely to affect the September-December 2015 rainfall season in the Greater Horn of Africa and beyond. El Nino is... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Break in rain allows progress in sediment basin cleaningFor the first time this wet year, Colorado Springs, El Paso County and the Colo
Break in rain allows progress in sediment basin cleaning
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 days ago
For the first time this wet year, Colorado Springs, El Paso County and the Colorado Department of Transportation have removed sediment from nearly all of their retention basins. The progress means area municipalities are better prepared to handle... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Orange and Seminole counties prepare for possible floodingA large part of preparing for a storm like Erika involves flood control. Crews
Orange and Seminole counties prepare for possible flooding
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
A large part of preparing for a storm like Erika involves flood control. Crews are also busy making sure that as the rain falls, there's room to store it, and that drains and pipes are open and ready to accept whatever Tropical Storm Erika... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Roundabout work commences in ColumbusAnoka County’s four-way stop for traffic control at Broadway Avenue and Kettle
Roundabout work commences in Columbus
Forest Lake Times / Posted 5 days ago
Anoka County’s four-way stop for traffic control at Broadway Avenue and Kettle River Boulevard should be no more by late fall. Work has begun there on a planned roundabout.Paul RignellColumbus Reporter Preliminary work started Aug. 17 for a new... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Code Red Alert, the county's newest emergency connection systemDeputy Director of Emergency Management Bill Pecci shows off Code Red, the coun
Code Red Alert, the county's newest emergency connection system
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 5 days ago
Deputy Director of Emergency Management Bill Pecci shows off Code Red, the county’s newest emergency connection system. “Identifying a geographic location on our map and all those people that are preregistered and live within that location from a... Read more
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The Manila Times
Bear with floods, PNoy asks publicAugust 27, 2015 9:37 pm PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino 3rd on Thursday asked for mor
Bear with floods, PNoy asks public
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
August 27, 2015 9:37 pm PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino 3rd on Thursday asked for more patience as government agencies attempt to resolve the problem of perennial flooding especially in Metro Manila. He admitted his... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Town Hall notes: Board backs new deer management positionAt Tuesday morning’s meeting, the Town Board endorsed the idea of hiring a part
Town Hall notes: Board backs new deer management position
The Suffolk Times / Posted 6 days ago
At Tuesday morning’s meeting, the Town Board endorsed the idea of hiring a part-time position devoted solely to deer management. “Certainly, there’s merit here, because we’re still way out of balance. There’s deer everywhere.” said Councilman Bill... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Flathead Co. commissioners to hold public testimony for Bigfork tax districtFlathead County commissioners will hear public testimony Wednesday on a new tax
Flathead Co. commissioners to hold public testimony for Bigfork tax district
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
Flathead County commissioners will hear public testimony Wednesday on a new tax proposed for some Bigfork residents and business owners. The tax will fund the final part of a storm water system improvement. The improvements include new storm water... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Flathead County Commissioners to hold public testimony for Bigfork tax districtFlathead County Commissioners will hear public testimony Wednesday on a new tax
Flathead County Commissioners to hold public testimony for Bigfork tax district
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 days ago
Flathead County Commissioners will hear public testimony Wednesday on a new tax proposed for some Bigfork residents and business owners. The tax will fund the final part of a storm water system improvement. The improvements include new storm water... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
District plans vote on capital planThe school board reviewed projects in the plan Monday. The plan may go to a pu
District plans vote on capital plan
The Leader-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
The school board reviewed projects in the plan Monday. The plan may go to a public vote Nov. 17. On Monday, CSArch Vice President Daniel Woodside told board members CSArch met with district officials and did many building tours before coming up... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Is New Orleans in danger of turning into a modern-day Atlantis?In the years before Hurricane Katrina, residents of New Orleans sought solace i
Is New Orleans in danger of turning into a modern-day Atlantis?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
In the years before Hurricane Katrina, residents of New Orleans sought solace in the belief that the Crescent City could build itself out of all environmental threats. Despite a sinking urban footprint, a shrinking coastal buffer and rising sea... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
'A place of repose'Charlie and Claudia Goodin love the water. It’s where they met. It’s also the
'A place of repose'
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Charlie and Claudia Goodin love the water. It’s where they met. It’s also the focal point of their backyard oasis on Yorktown Drive, recognized as the August Yard of the Month by the Bittersweet Garden Club and Central Missouri Master Gardeners... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
A draining situationINNISFIL — The maintenance of man-made drains which bring water off low-lying a
A draining situation
Barrie Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
INNISFIL — The maintenance of man-made drains which bring water off low-lying areas of south Innisfil has been a contentious issue for years. The Town of Innisfil is looking to rectify that, although the financial impact on affected owners has yet... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Intervention to Get Ventersdorp Back On TrackPretoria — In a bid to improve service delivery, the North West Local Governmen
Intervention to Get Ventersdorp Back On Track
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Pretoria — In a bid to improve service delivery, the North West Local Government and Human Settlements has seconded senior managers from the provincial government to act as municipal managers and administrators in Ventersdorp Local Municipality. The... Read more
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The Manila Times
Issues on Baguio: DPWH projects to Camp John Hay (1)August 21, 2015 11:43 pm IN a span of one year, I have written five articles o
Issues on Baguio: DPWH projects to Camp John Hay (1)
The Manila Times / Posted 11 days ago
August 21, 2015 11:43 pm IN a span of one year, I have written five articles on the issues concerning Baguio City and its environs. It started with the “Issues on Degradation of Baguio” (MT, 31 May... Read more
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Valley Central
Weslaco city crews respond to flooded roadwaysMany Weslaco residents heard the heavy rain and wind early Thursday morning and
Weslaco city crews respond to flooded roadways
Valley Central / Posted 11 days ago
Many Weslaco residents heard the heavy rain and wind early Thursday morning and woke up to see some streets in Hidalgo County flooded. Several areas saw six inches of rain. A lot of the standing water was due to clogged drainages, Weslaco officials... Read more
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KRGV Rio Grande Valley
Crews Pumping Out Water from Flooded AreasAlton residents are currently dealing with flooded streets. One neighborhood,
Crews Pumping Out Water from Flooded Areas
KRGV Rio Grande Valley / Posted 12 days ago
Alton residents are currently dealing with flooded streets. One neighborhood, south of the intersection of Glasscock and Five Mile, was heavily impacted by Wednesday’s thunderstorms. The Alton Public Works Department is currently trying to pump the... Read more
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Poinsett County Democrat Tribune
Mayor Lewallen pleased with election resultsDuring a special election on Aug. 11, Trumann voters approved a bond issue whic
Mayor Lewallen pleased with election results
Poinsett County Democrat Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
During a special election on Aug. 11, Trumann voters approved a bond issue which will generate $2 million for capital improvements throughout the city. Mayor Barbara Lewallen said she was pleased with the election results. "I think all of us in the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Amidst flooding woes, downtown drainage project a work in progressIn Charleston, when in rains, it floods. That's the new normal for residents an
Amidst flooding woes, downtown drainage project a work in progress
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 13 days ago
In Charleston, when in rains, it floods. That's the new normal for residents and business owners throughout the Charleston peninsula. "It basically shuts everything down," said Lauren Swink, a store manager along the city market. Swink captured... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Slaughterhouse Proposed for Nyanga, Following SPCA ComplaintNyanga meat sellers might be in line to receive a formal animal slaughter site
Slaughterhouse Proposed for Nyanga, Following SPCA Complaint
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Nyanga meat sellers might be in line to receive a formal animal slaughter site after the City of Cape Town finalised a pre-feasibility study into this site for informal meat traders. Meat selling is a big business in Nyanga. Smoke can be seen from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nairobi Urged to Prepare for El NinoSarehe MP Maina Kamanda has asked the Nairobi government to adequately prepare
Nairobi Urged to Prepare for El Nino
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Sarehe MP Maina Kamanda has asked the Nairobi government to adequately prepare for the El Nino. Weather agencies worldwide have said the strongest and wettest El Nino will soon pummel East Africa. Kamanda said drainages should be unclogged as many... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Council Gives Approval To Remove Mold From BA Fire StationMold at Fire Station One in Broken Arrow should be gone soon after the Broken A
Council Gives Approval To Remove Mold From BA Fire Station
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 14 days ago
Mold at Fire Station One in Broken Arrow should be gone soon after the Broken Arrow City Council gave the go-ahead for a company to do the remediation work Tuesday. Work is expected to start in about two weeks and firefighters should be back in the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Advanced Drainage shares down 2 percent on news of accounting errors View Larger Advanced Drainage Systems shares are down 2.5 percent this mornin
Advanced Drainage shares down 2 percent on news of accounting errors
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
View Larger Advanced Drainage Systems shares are down 2.5 percent this morning, following the announcement Monday evening that it is restating years of financial results because of... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Advanced Drainage restates its finances Hilliard-based company facing lawsuit one year after initial stock offeringVie
Advanced Drainage restates its finances
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
Hilliard-based company facing lawsuit one year after initial stock offeringView Larger Advanced Drainage Systems is restating at least three years worth of financial results because of errors that included the... Read more
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Business Wire
Advanced Drainage Systems Announces Quarterly Cash DividendHILLIARD, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE: WMS) (“
Advanced Drainage Systems Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
HILLIARD, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE: WMS) (“ADS” or the “Company”), a leading global manufacturer of water management products and solutions for commercial, residential, infrastructure and agricultural applications,... Read more
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The Post-Standard
The Lakeview Amphitheater cost $49,377,874: See where every dollar was spentWhen all is said and done, Onondaga County will have paid a contracting firm $4
The Lakeview Amphitheater cost $49,377,874: See where every dollar was spent
The Post-Standard / Posted 15 days ago
When all is said and done, Onondaga County will have paid a contracting firm $49,377,874 to build the Lakeview Amphitheater. Construction on the amphitheater began Nov. 19, 2014, and is scheduled for completion on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. That's 278... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
AP airport drainage project stopsAug. 15--AVON PARK -- The effort to curb drainage problems at the Avon Park Exe
AP airport drainage project stops
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 15 days ago
Aug. 15--AVON PARK -- The effort to curb drainage problems at the Avon Park Executive Airport are washed out for now. Work to improve water drainage at the Executive Airport has stopped. The work had been an ongoing effort of over 10 years to make... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Pierson’s tomato passion turned business"This is not a get rich quick scheme," Pierson said with a chuckle. "This is so
Pierson’s tomato passion turned business
Marshall Independent / Posted 15 days ago
"This is not a get rich quick scheme," Pierson said with a chuckle. "This is something you do because you like it." And you can tell Pierson does. Not only is he a gardener, but to keep everything at the farm running smoothly, he also gets to be a... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Sulu circumferential road projects in full swingRoads construction worth millions of pesos which connects the different mainlan
Sulu circumferential road projects in full swing
Zamboanga Today / Posted 16 days ago
Roads construction worth millions of pesos which connects the different mainland municipalities of the province of Sulu has been in full swing presently undertaken by the First Engineering District Office of the Department of Public Works and... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
All Saints Episcopal Church rises from the ashesNORTH ADAMS >> Faithful people know a sign when they see one. So members
All Saints Episcopal Church rises from the ashes
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 17 days ago
NORTH ADAMS >> Faithful people know a sign when they see one. So members of the All Saints Episcopal Church knew how to interpret an unmarred painting of a rainbow left behind in the wreckage of the parish house after a fire on Feb. 1, 2014,... Read more
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Highlands Today
AP airport drainage project stopsAVON PARK – The effort to curb drainage problems at the Avon Park Executive Air
AP airport drainage project stops
Highlands Today / Posted 17 days ago
AVON PARK – The effort to curb drainage problems at the Avon Park Executive Airport are washed out for now. Work to improve water drainage at the Executive Airport has stopped. The work had been an ongoing effort of over 10 years to make significant... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
New lanes open along one mile stretch of Highway 32Four Chico City Councilmembers and other dignitaries celebrated the expansion o
New lanes open along one mile stretch of Highway 32
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 18 days ago
Four Chico City Councilmembers and other dignitaries celebrated the expansion of Highway 32 Friday morning in the Park and Ride lot. The recently-completed work widened a one-mile stretch of highway between Fir Street and El Monte Avenue from two to... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Tender approved for new Trenton schoolConstruction of a new school in Trenton is set to start in September. Members
Tender approved for new Trenton school
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 19 days ago
Construction of a new school in Trenton is set to start in September. Members of the operations and finance committee for the Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board met Thursday to approve a tender to construct the new school on the Queen... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Temperatures rising: are we ready for the next flood?CIVIL engineering experts say it is time to act after new research analysing th
Temperatures rising: are we ready for the next flood?
The Daily Mercury / Posted 19 days ago
CIVIL engineering experts say it is time to act after new research analysing three decades of weather patterns revealed rising temperatures could bring massive downpours and destructive flooding to the Mackay region. The dire prediction suggests... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Temperatures rising: are we ready for the next flood?CIVIL engineering experts say it is time to act after new research analysing th
Temperatures rising: are we ready for the next flood?
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
CIVIL engineering experts say it is time to act after new research analysing three decades of weather patterns revealed rising temperatures could bring massive downpours and destructive flooding to the Mackay region. The dire prediction suggests... Read more
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