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Baltimore Sun
‘Broken Windows’ theory in practice at Baltimore Central Bookingother words: To prevent more serious crimes, they had to fix the broken windows
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
other words: To prevent more serious crimes, they had to fix the broken windows. The department requested that the Board of Public Works approve the award of three sole-source contracts worth $840,000 to a Sykesville company, Institutional... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The right fit for a new high school [Editorial]the case for its share of state funding for the school, a process that was unde
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
the case for its share of state funding for the school, a process that was underway this week during a meeting of the state Board of Public Works. For High School No. 13, the better option is to put a new east county school and park complex near... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Man suspected of shooting six people - three fatally - in Maryland, Delaware taken into custodyKevin Doyle, witness to employees evacuating shooting scene Gov. Larry Hogan a
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Kevin Doyle, witness to employees evacuating shooting scene Gov. Larry Hogan addressed the Harford shooting during a Board of Public Works meeting, after briefly leaving to get an update on the unfolding search for the shooter. “The state is... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
During pleas for Lansdowne High funding, school leaders walk outthis has impacted on my children.” The county’s interim superintendent, Verlet
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
this has impacted on my children.” The county’s interim superintendent, Verletta White, presented a funding request to the Board of Public Works, which authorizes state funding for school construction projects. Hogan sits on the board with... Read more
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The Daily Record
Superintendents get an earful during meeting with BPWeasy one. White, one of more than half a dozen new superintendents in the state
The Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
easy one. White, one of more than half a dozen new superintendents in the state, got their first taste of meeting with the Board of Public Works to advocate for their ... Complete access to news articles on this website is available to Daily... Read more
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Dover Post
Statewide Drug Take Back Day set for Oct. 28Police Department, 24 East Sewell St.; and Milford Police Department, 400 NE Fr
Dover Post / Posted 3 days ago
Police Department, 24 East Sewell St.; and Milford Police Department, 400 NE Front St. — Sussex County: City of Lewes Board of Public Works, 129 Schley Ave.; Dagsboro Police Department, 33134 Main St.; Delaware State Police Troop 4, 23652... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Statewide Drug Take Back Day set for Oct. 28Police Department, 24 East Sewell St.; and Milford Police Department, 400 NE Fr
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 3 days ago
Police Department, 24 East Sewell St.; and Milford Police Department, 400 NE Front St. — Sussex County: City of Lewes Board of Public Works, 129 Schley Ave.; Dagsboro Police Department, 33134 Main St.; Delaware State Police Troop 4, 23652... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
5 shot, 3 dead in Maryland business park, gunman on the run, Harford sheriff saysand two others were shot in the head. “I just wanted to make sure everyone kne
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
and two others were shot in the head. “I just wanted to make sure everyone knew that was happening,” Hogan said during a Board of Public Works meeting he briefly left to get an update on the unfolding search for the shooter. “The state is... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Additional testing on Hannibal's drinking water underwayCleaning up Hannibal's drinking water once again in the spotlight before city c
WGEM Quincy / Posted 4 days ago
Cleaning up Hannibal's drinking water once again in the spotlight before city council Tuesday. The Board of Public Works says it's still collecting data on alternative treatments. A second test is now underway. BPW General Manager Bob Stevenson... Read more
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The Daily Record
Whatever it’s called, ‘Beg-a-thon’ still alive for Md. school officials A meeting Wednesday between the Board of Public Works and officials from scho
The Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
A meeting Wednesday between the Board of Public Works and officials from school systems won't be called "Beg-a-thon," but it may look very similar to the sometimes contentious... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Council gives final OK to $365k lease-purchase agreement for new fire truck, grapple-loader truckCouncil also approved first reading of an ordinance authorizing the Bamberg Boa
The Times and Democrat / Posted 9 days ago
Council also approved first reading of an ordinance authorizing the Bamberg Board of Public Works to borrow $3,720,738, along with any capitalized interest, from the State Water Pollution Control Revolving Fund to improve wastewater collection on... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Board of Public Works approves $33,000 for pigeon waste cleanupA big price tag has been put on cleaning up the messes those pigeons are leavin
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 10 days ago
A big price tag has been put on cleaning up the messes those pigeons are leaving behind. Last Monday night, the La Crosse Board of Public Works approved $33,000 for pigeon waste cleanup. "We have an issue with some pigeons roosting above the... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Council OKs $365k lease-purchase agreement for new fire truck, grapple-loader truckCouncil also approved first reading of an ordinance authorizing the Bamberg Boa
The Times and Democrat / Posted 11 days ago
Council also approved first reading of an ordinance authorizing the Bamberg Board of Public Works to borrow $3,720,738, along with any capitalized interest, from the State Water Pollution Control Revolving Fund to improve wastewater collection on... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford getting more state funds for Deer Creek Valley land preservationgrant is one of 17 Rural Legacy Program grants statewide totaling $23 million a
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 days ago
grant is one of 17 Rural Legacy Program grants statewide totaling $23 million approved Wednesday by the Maryland Board of Public Works. The latest funding follows a $1.5 million Rural Legacy Program grant approved last year for Deer... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Comptroller makes pledge for new Lansdowne High Schooldrafted, school system spokeswoman Alyssa Alston said. The comptroller sits wi
Baltimore Sun / Posted 16 days ago
drafted, school system spokeswoman Alyssa Alston said. The comptroller sits with the governor and the treasurer on the Board of Public Works, which authorizes state funding for major projects and programs. Last year, Franchot partnered with... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Franchot files for re-election as Maryland comptrollerthat election, Franchot has formed a tight cross-party alliance with Hogan on f
Baltimore Sun / Posted 16 days ago
that election, Franchot has formed a tight cross-party alliance with Hogan on fiscal matters and items that come before the Board of Public Works. Franchot becomes the first Democrat to file for comptroller. While there has been talk of a challenge... Read more
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News 8000
City spending thousands to clean up after pigeonsbefore finding the warm and dry shelter, leaving behind a large amount of dropp
News 8000 / Posted 18 days ago
before finding the warm and dry shelter, leaving behind a large amount of droppnigs that aren't easy to clean up. The Board of Public Works voted this week to spend more than $30,000 to re-seal the area and clean up the droppings. "There's a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Lansdowne, Dulaney high schools on comptroller's radar ahead of board meetingWhen Maryland’s Board of Public Works meets on Oct. 18 to review school constru
Baltimore Sun / Posted 18 days ago
When Maryland’s Board of Public Works meets on Oct. 18 to review school construction projects, Comptroller Peter Franchot plans to grill Baltimore County officials on the state of the aging Lansdowne and Dulaney high school buildings, he said... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
One Baltimore classroom reaches 114 degrees: 'It was impossible to learn.'in schools without air conditioning. The dispute over school air conditioning
Baltimore Sun / Posted 25 days ago
in schools without air conditioning. The dispute over school air conditioning hit a fever pitch in 2016, when the state Board of Public Works voted to withhold millions of dollars in school construction money from Baltimore and Baltimore County... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
City of La Crosse continues to monitor lead contamination in the marshof lead contamination to the water itself, however, The Wisconsin DNR still wan
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 26 days ago
of lead contamination to the water itself, however, The Wisconsin DNR still wants the city to monitor the situation. At a board of public works meeting Monday, the city agreed it will remain a top priority. "We'll have to monitor that area, some... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Nearly 2,000 without power in HollandHOLLAND, Mich. — Nearly 2,000 are without power in Holland. According to the H
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 27 days ago
HOLLAND, Mich. — Nearly 2,000 are without power in Holland. According to the Holland Board of Public Works is reporting 1,995 customers are without power. No word on the cause, but restoration is expected to be around 9:30 p.m.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Under state law, opponents to Hogan's $9B toll lane plan have little recourseto largely bypass state lawmakers and their traditional budgeting power, only r
Baltimore Sun / Posted 29 days ago
to largely bypass state lawmakers and their traditional budgeting power, only requiring approval from the three-member Board of Public Works. Hogan and his frequent ally Comptroller Peter A. Franchot sit on the board with Treasurer Nancy... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
State to pay $4 million to preserve two agricultural properties in Harford$5,400 per acre. The two Harford County properties are among 41 approved for p
Baltimore Sun / Posted 29 days ago
$5,400 per acre. The two Harford County properties are among 41 approved for preservation easement purchases by the state Board of Public Works on Wednesday. The properties encompass 6,011 in 16 counties, with preservation easements totaling $25.6... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
HBPW hires consultant for stormwater sewer issuesHannibal turns to some outside help to deal with the city's stormwater sewers
WGEM Quincy / Posted 30 days ago
Hannibal turns to some outside help to deal with the city's stormwater sewers The Board of Public Works recently approved hiring consultant Black and Veach. It's all to help draft an ordinance and set water rates to pay for fixing the collapsed... Read more

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