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NJ.com
Jersey City cops protest outside Fulop fundraiserheaded into Liberty House. "I'm not crossing the picket line, I'm getting a dr
NJ.com / Posted 15 hours ago
headed into Liberty House. "I'm not crossing the picket line, I'm getting a drink," said Dublin, assistant director of the DPW. Tensions between the 700-member union and the administration have been escalating since the two sides clashed in June... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'Fatberg' discovered under Baltimore's streets, causing sewer overflowsdecided to explore the sewer to determine the cause of multiple sewer overflows
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
decided to explore the sewer to determine the cause of multiple sewer overflows in the area, they discovered the fatberg, DPW said. The walls of a 100-year-old, 24-inch wide pipe were caked with congealed fats, oils and grease. Up to 85 percent of... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Town to increase water testing at Greenwich High Schoolto get the needed approvals from the state for final cleanup. The town’s Monda
Greenwich Time / Posted 17 hours ago
to get the needed approvals from the state for final cleanup. The town’s Monday announcement indicated that the town DPW will submit water monitoring results to the state through summer 2018. The state might also require other site work or... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Town to increase water testing at Greenwich High Schoolto get the needed approvals from the state for final cleanup. The town’s Monda
Darien News-Review / Posted 17 hours ago
to get the needed approvals from the state for final cleanup. The town’s Monday announcement indicated that the town DPW will submit water monitoring results to the state through summer 2018. The state might also require other site work or... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Town to increase water testing at Greenwich High Schoolto get the needed approvals from the state for final cleanup. The town’s Monda
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 hours ago
to get the needed approvals from the state for final cleanup. The town’s Monday announcement indicated that the town DPW will submit water monitoring results to the state through summer 2018. The state might also require other site work or... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Recycling programs to benefit from state fundingIt’s healthier- especially, I have a kid with asthma, to breathe,” Theresa Cuel
WWLP Springfield / Posted 20 hours ago
It’s healthier- especially, I have a kid with asthma, to breathe,” Theresa Cuellan of South Hadley said. Northampton DPW Waste Reduction Coordinator Susan Waite told 22News that the grant helps them fund some of their community outreach... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
East Bridgewater beginning downtown construction projectare trying to minimize impact to the downtown area and the daily commute by doi
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 21 hours ago
are trying to minimize impact to the downtown area and the daily commute by doing the work at night from 8 p.m. to 6 p.m,” DPW Director John Haines said. While Haines said he hopes to limit traffic delays to overnight, residents should anticipate... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Bedford crash leads to power outagesRoad remains closed early Monday afternoon between Independence Road and South
Lowell Sun / Posted 22 hours ago
Road remains closed early Monday afternoon between Independence Road and South Road while crews from Bedford Fire, Bedford DPW, Eversource, Comcast and Verizon evaluate damage and make repairs. Concord firefighters provided station coverage while... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
NOPA demands S&WB reform and calls for Mayor Landrieu to step downthe fundamental duties of city government is to provide drainage. We know now t
Louisiana Weekly / Posted yesterday
the fundamental duties of city government is to provide drainage. We know now that the S&WB and Department of Public Works (DPW) utterly failed to carry out this basic duty. Thousands of drains have not been cleaned out for decades. Essential... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Work on catch basins hits major snagcontractor needed a better process to appropriately dispose of the solid and sl
Louisiana Weekly / Posted yesterday
contractor needed a better process to appropriately dispose of the solid and slurry waste products from the storm drains, DPW met with representatives of LDEQ for consultation on the disposal process last week,” said Erin Burns, Press Secretary... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the Townsboth councils, their families and representatives of St. Francis Commons staffe
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
both councils, their families and representatives of St. Francis Commons staffed the donation center at the Clarks Summit DPW garage, 308 Davis St., and collected 128 tires, borough Manager Virginia Kehoe said. — CLAYTON... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton police, fire overtime droppedFire Chief Al Lucas. “Numbers don’t lie,” Lucas said. “All the incentives we p
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Fire Chief Al Lucas. “Numbers don’t lie,” Lucas said. “All the incentives we put together are working.” No new police or DPW positions were added last year. Prior spikes in firefighter overtime were partly due to vacancies that Courtright did... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribuneboth councils, their families and representatives of St. Francis Commons staffe
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
both councils, their families and representatives of St. Francis Commons staffed the donation center at the Clarks Summit DPW garage, 308 Davis St., and collected 128 tires, borough Manager Virginia Kehoe said. — CLAYTON... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Nominate your tree to be the 2017 City of Milwaukee Christmas treedensity, and color - the same criteria that residents use to buy their own tree
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
density, and color - the same criteria that residents use to buy their own trees. When a tree is selected, the City’s DPW Forestry staff will cut the tree, use the crane to place it on a flatbed trailer for transportation downtown, remove the... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Nominate your tree to be the 104th annual Christmas tree that graces Milwaukee City Halltree. The tree candidates are judged on size, shape, uniformity, density, and c
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
tree. The tree candidates are judged on size, shape, uniformity, density, and color. When a tree is selected, the city’s DPW Forestry staff will cut the tree, use the crane to place it on a flat bed trailer for transportation downtown, remove the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Easthampton Fire Dept. hoping to hire new Deputy Chiefmanagement director who can take a step back, staff our operations center here,
WWLP Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
management director who can take a step back, staff our operations center here, while I’m out with the police chief and DPW director handling large scale incidents makes it a much more smoother operation.” Other duties include overseeing the... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Tell Us a StoryMetro stop. Bowser’s ability to bring in talent to head her departments has be
Washington City Paper / Posted 3 days ago
Metro stop. Bowser’s ability to bring in talent to head her departments has been a total failure: DBH, DYRS, DDOT, CFSA, DPW, Housing, and the real kicker is DOH. These agencies have shown no innovative work. The fish rots from the head down. And... Read more
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The Herald News
Gusting winds take down trees across Greater Fall Riverblocking roads. We are running a gauntlet of problems of trees down.” If a tre
The Herald News / Posted 3 days ago
blocking roads. We are running a gauntlet of problems of trees down.” If a tree falls onto a city street you can call the DPW at 508-324-2760 or the tree department at 508-324-2750. “If it causes a hazard, or if there are wires involved, call the... Read more
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NBC New York
Where You Can Get a Free Child Car Seat Safety InspectionMall Overflow Lot near Western Avenue 1 Crossgates Mall Road, Guilderland, NY
NBC New York / Posted 3 days ago
Mall Overflow Lot near Western Avenue 1 Crossgates Mall Road, Guilderland, NY 12203 Agency: Albany County DPW Traffic Safety Education and Capital Region SafeKids Contact: Bill Van Alstyne at (518) 765-2565 September 23 Child... Read more
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NBC New York
Embattled NJ Mayor Faces Plea Deal Deadlineat the mayors home but criminal charges to date are only for overtime billed at
NBC New York / Posted 4 days ago
at the mayors home but criminal charges to date are only for overtime billed at the berr business location. The three DPW supervisors – Timothy Hanlon, Joseph Mania and Eddie Mowases – have all pleaded not guilty. Attorneys for the DPW... Read more
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hcam.tv
August 11th - September 10thAccording to the DPW weather station, the highest temperature reached in Hopkin
hcam.tv / Posted 4 days ago
According to the DPW weather station, the highest temperature reached in Hopkinton August 11th through September 10th was 90.4 degrees, the lowest was 39 degrees. Average temperature during the month in Hopkinton was 67 degrees. Humidity was at an... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
City accepts 2 development proposals | September 21, 2017agreement with a homeowner regarding a dead tree in the 11400 block of Woodbrid
Grand Blanc View / Posted 5 days ago
agreement with a homeowner regarding a dead tree in the 11400 block of Woodbridge Road. The tree has been deemed a hazard. DPW Director Matt Wurtz stated the tree lost limbs in a recent storm, and city workers had to remove the branches from the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Drivers limited to right turns coming into Havre de Grace on Ontario Streetnight. It’s one of several construction projects in the city that could tie up
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
night. It’s one of several construction projects in the city that could tie up traffic in coming weeks and months, the DPW director said. Between 2012 and 2016, there have been 20 accidents at the intersection of Ohio and Ontario streets,... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
PHILIP ROY BADER | September 21, 2017beef cattle and crops. He went on to work careers in plumbing and excavating. U
Lapeer Area View / Posted 5 days ago
beef cattle and crops. He went on to work careers in plumbing and excavating. Ultimately, Phil worked twenty years in the DPW Department at the Village of Lake Orion – he retired in 2007. Phil loved hunting, fishing and golf (and the occasional... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“It was crazy:” East side homes, businesses still drying out after water main break led to floodingThe main is a 16-inch main that was installed in 1936. It has only had one othe
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 5 days ago
The main is a 16-inch main that was installed in 1936. It has only had one other break — that was in the winter of 2012. DPW workers Wednesday were busy repairing the busted water main, and while the leaks had stopped, the damage was still being... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
$1M CN rail project to bring relief to Ferndale residents from loud train horns.they are down,� Cureton said. �Sometimes drivers don�t see a train when the gat
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
they are down,� Cureton said. �Sometimes drivers don�t see a train when the gates are down and drive around them,� The DPW is overseeing construction of the barriers. Most of the work at the Woodward Heights intersection is completed. The... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Area closed as crews investigate water main break near Oakland and Kenwoodmain break. The water main break happened around 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday afterno
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 6 days ago
main break. The water main break happened around 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon. According to a spokesperson for the DPW, it was a 16-inch main that broke. Water is no longer going into the street and crews remain on scene. Water has been... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
DPW announces glitch in latest Baltimore water billssome Baltimore water bills to go out with a shortened reading period, the city
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
some Baltimore water bills to go out with a shortened reading period, the city Department of Public Works said Monday. DPW said the next bills may show higher consumption as a result of the shortened period in this billing cycle. “The next... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
3 years in prison for man accused in death of Racine sanitation worker, pastor struck by carsaid. The crash happened near Washington and Oregon in Racine. A silver Mustan
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 7 days ago
said. The crash happened near Washington and Oregon in Racine. A silver Mustang crashed into the back end of a Racine DPW garbage truck parked in the right lane with its safety flashers activated. A recycling bin was loaded on the mechanical... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
La. DEQ halts New Orleans catch basin cleaning, questions sludge dumpscontractor needed a better process to appropriately dispose of the solid and sl
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 7 days ago
contractor needed a better process to appropriately dispose of the solid and slurry waste products from the storm drains, DPW met with representatives of LDEQ for consultation on the disposal process last week," said Erin Burns, Press Secretary... Read more
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Brown City Banner
Looking at bright side keeps man on Lincoln going | September 18, 2017BROWN CITY — Whether you are a road builder, a DPW worker, a city politician, a
Brown City Banner / Posted 8 days ago
BROWN CITY — Whether you are a road builder, a DPW worker, a city politician, a casual stroller, or a journalist on his beat, you can’t walk by the Lincoln Street home of 93-yearold Bill Welch without hearing a cheery “Good morning,” and more than... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Letter: Alderman explains views on finance positionof the position as compared to the responsibilities of public safety (chief of
The Shawano Leader / Posted 10 days ago
of the position as compared to the responsibilities of public safety (chief of police) and maintenance of our streets (DPW director), I fail to see how this position commands a higher salary. Throughout the years I have represented District 1,... Read more
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The Inquirer and Mirror
Online Only: Island Fair this weekend in Tom NeversSeptember and everyone seems to have some kind of wedding,” she said. “So it’s
The Inquirer and Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
September and everyone seems to have some kind of wedding,” she said. “So it’s nice that the town has stepped in and the DPW has taken on a lot more responsibility. The fact that the Community School has taken over the children’s activities has... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Illegal parking causes problems in Casevillethe county park, people tend to park across the street," said Mayor Patricia De
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
the county park, people tend to park across the street," said Mayor Patricia Des Jardins. "And that's what's happening." DPW Supervisor Troy Hartz said there is a "no parking" sign up in that area. Board member Todd Talaski suggested maybe the... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
RONALD JOE SEAMAN, SR. | September 14, 2017and graduated from North Branch High School in 1968. On May 3, 1969, he marrie
Lapeer Area View / Posted 12 days ago
and graduated from North Branch High School in 1968. On May 3, 1969, he married Anna Mae Schank. Ron retired from the DPW of North Branch after 30 years of service and he was supervisor for 17 years. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic... Read more
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The Burton View
Library park being ‘brought back to life’ by determined volunteers | September 14, 2017the group then planted two new red sunset maples, two Regal Petticoats, one Red
The Burton View / Posted 12 days ago
the group then planted two new red sunset maples, two Regal Petticoats, one Red Matador and one Autumn Blaze. The city’s DPW had already dug the holes. Genesee County Commissioner Ellen Ellenburg and Councilwoman Tina Conley, who is the city’s... Read more
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hcam.tv
September 3rd - 10thAccording to the DPW weather station, the highest temperature reached in Hopkin
hcam.tv / Posted 12 days ago
According to the DPW weather station, the highest temperature reached in Hopkinton September 3rd through September 10th was 86.2 degrees, the lowest was 46.6 degrees. Average temperature during the week in Hopkinton was 64.3 degrees. Humidity was at... Read more
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Boston Globe
Worcester man arrested for threatening city worker with switchblade during ticket disputeOffice, at 20 East Worcester St., around 10:20 a.m. Tuesday after an employee t
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
Office, at 20 East Worcester St., around 10:20 a.m. Tuesday after an employee there reported a past assault, police said. A DPW parking enforcement officer told police he was threatened earlier that day. The DPW officer said he noticed a blue BMW... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
LOOK HERE: Schools, businesses announce reopening plans after Irmaon Monday. (Goose Creek Department of Public Works Office closed) Monday and Tu
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 13 days ago
on Monday. (Goose Creek Department of Public Works Office closed) Monday and Tuesday routes will be collected on Tuesday. (DPW Office open) Wednesday schedules will resume as normal. The Berkeley County Museum will reopen Wednesday. Berkeley... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
LOOK HERE: Closings & Reopening Plans after Irmaon Monday. (Goose Creek Department of Public Works Office closed) Monday and Tu
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 14 days ago
on Monday. (Goose Creek Department of Public Works Office closed) Monday and Tuesday routes will be collected on Tuesday. (DPW Office open) Wednesday schedules will resume as normal. Berkeley County School District - BCSD schools and offices are... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
State review of Dunmore DPW Pension Plan finds no issuesArticle Tools DUNMORE AG: Dunmore DPW pension audit OK The state Department
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Article Tools DUNMORE AG: Dunmore DPW pension audit OK The state Department of the Auditor General’s recent limited review of the Dunmore Borough Department of Public Works Pension Plan found no evidence that the plan is being administered... Read more
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The Daily Record
DPW Small Business Development Initiative kicks off Tuesday Baltimore Mayor Catherine E. Pugh will help kick off the second year of the D
The Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
Baltimore Mayor Catherine E. Pugh will help kick off the second year of the DPW Small Business Development Initiative with an opening night event Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. at Morgan State... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the Towns, Sept. 10, 20173-7 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to noon at City Hall, 1 North Main St. Clarks
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
3-7 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to noon at City Hall, 1 North Main St. Clarks Summit: Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the DPW garage, 308 Davis St. Dickson City: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. all three days. Collection is... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
City moves forward on ditch project on Elizabeth Street | September 10, 2017mentioned the city has a jet system that had been used to clean out clogged pip
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 16 days ago
mentioned the city has a jet system that had been used to clean out clogged pipes. Brown explained she talked with the city DPW; the jetting equipment they own can’t handle the clog in this situation. However, the city has an intergovernmental... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Later school start times are causing transportation problemsI come from my dad’s house in Stamford and we will just be waiting in traffic l
Greenwich Time / Posted 16 days ago
I come from my dad’s house in Stamford and we will just be waiting in traffic lines for thirty minutes,” she said. The DPW has made modifications to traffic light timing on the Post Road to try to ease traffic, but when the volume of cars on... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Wilmington Road sidewalk set to be done before Ironmanhad the time to devote to finish installing the village's new gray Cambridge pa
Lake Placid News / Posted 18 days ago
had the time to devote to finish installing the village's new gray Cambridge paver stones. The deputy mayor added that DPW plans to finish the work before the area becomes more crowded during Sunday's inaugural Ironman Lake Placid 70.3... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
No public outcry — or comment — at Harford DAC review of Abingdon Walmart expansionsaid the pond would be finished when the 11th lot is built upon, and that would
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 days ago
said the pond would be finished when the 11th lot is built upon, and that would take about one year. Mike Rist, of the DPW, said county officials expected the 11th house would be finished by now. “Once that thing’s built, then we’ll make sure... Read more
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The Burton View
New 4-way stops at Judd Road | September 7, 2017from Saginaw Street to Barnes Street is 29 miles per hour, and the average spee
The Burton View / Posted 19 days ago
from Saginaw Street to Barnes Street is 29 miles per hour, and the average speed on the segment from Fern Street to Dort Highway is 34 miles per hour. For more information, contact the Burton DPW Director, Bob Slattery, at 810-742-92... Read more
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hcam.tv
August 27, 2017 - September 3, 2017According to the DPW weather station, the highest temperature reached in Hopkin
hcam.tv / Posted 19 days ago
According to the DPW weather station, the highest temperature reached in Hopkinton August 27th through September 3rd was 79.6 degrees, the lowest was 39 degrees. Average temperature during the week in Hopkinton was 60.5 degrees. Humidity was at an... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Scituate dam removed from Bound Brookis right off the ocean, the better a town can withstand whatever this climate i
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 19 days ago
is right off the ocean, the better a town can withstand whatever this climate is going to throw at us in the future.” The DPW first began considering removal of the dam in 2010 when it looked into repaving Mordecai Lincoln Road. In the early... Read more
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