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Daily Dispatch
Unemployed youth roped in to protect touristsin a security vehicle tailing potential victims. “The employment of these moni
Daily Dispatch / Posted 6 minutes ago
in a security vehicle tailing potential victims. “The employment of these monitors is being done through the Expanded Public Works Programme. For the next three years Gauteng Tourism will work with the national tourism department to have... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Diversity in Action – Partnerships for Success (Part 2)has grown to contribute to many of today’s largest, most complex bridge, highwa
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 hours ago
has grown to contribute to many of today’s largest, most complex bridge, highway, rail, airport, public buildings and public works projects in the United States. Since its founding, the firm has built lasting business relationships through... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Dixon City Council moves ahead with citywide water meter replacementpast their life expectancy, and the other 28 percent would need new heads becau
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 hours ago
past their life expectancy, and the other 28 percent would need new heads because their read software is obsolete, Interim Public Works Director Matt Heckman said Monday. “In a nutshell, every single meter we have in the city of Dixon needs some... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
City council approves two roundabouts near Columbia elementary schoolroundabout is $986,876. The approved road construction also included traffic l
KOMU Columbia / Posted 3 hours ago
roundabout is $986,876. The approved road construction also included traffic light options, according to the Department of Public Works memo for Monday evening’s meeting. The roundabouts, however, were cheaper than the traffic signal alternative,... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Joliet makes long-range plans for Theodore Street safetynext year, we’ll probably hire a consultant to do a phase-one study on Theodore
My Suburban Life / Posted 3 hours ago
next year, we’ll probably hire a consultant to do a phase-one study on Theodore from Route 59 to Drauden Road,” Joliet Public Works Director James Trizna said. “We think we’ll probably going to need an additional lane for the whole... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Joliet eyes new security fence at Slammers stadiumfence is estimated to cost more than $170,000, although the actual price will b
My Suburban Life / Posted 3 hours ago
fence is estimated to cost more than $170,000, although the actual price will be determined through competitive bidding, Public Works Director James Trizna said. Break-ins at the stadium have not been a big news item, although one incident in... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Council approves South Lincoln Street contractapproved a $338,694 supplemental appropriation from the 2017-18 general fund to
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
approved a $338,694 supplemental appropriation from the 2017-18 general fund to fund the contract with GWH Landscape. Public Works Department Director Matt Morasch requested the City Council suspend the rules and vote on the contract during... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Delayed fall cleanup begins Oct. 23the third week in October, this year the landfill is closed this week to allow
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
the third week in October, this year the landfill is closed this week to allow for replacement of the scale. The city's Public Works Department is using another certified scale for its regular trash collection, but delayed the pickup of... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
San Diego officials to research why recently repaved roads are deterioratinghelp determine whether an ongoing study of repaving projects would be necessary
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 4 hours ago
help determine whether an ongoing study of repaving projects would be necessary. The auditors also recommended that the Public Works and Transportation and Storm Water departments collaborate to provide contractors with a quality control plan to... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
San Diego: Study on why repaved roads are deterioratinghelp determine whether an ongoing study of repaving projects would be necessary
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 4 hours ago
help determine whether an ongoing study of repaving projects would be necessary. The auditors also recommended that the Public Works and Transportation and Storm Water departments collaborate to provide contractors with a quality control plan to... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
City of Sulphur re-introduces fluoride to water systemCity of Sulphur was already feeding fluoride until the age of the equipment cau
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 hours ago
City of Sulphur was already feeding fluoride until the age of the equipment caused it to become unreliable. Sulphur's Public Works Director, Mike Daigle, explains this project has been two years in the making after the city acquired loans and... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
EP council to vote Tuesday on police wage increasesour council, with a couple likely to vote 'no.' According to Triggs, the city
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 7 hours ago
our council, with a couple likely to vote 'no.' According to Triggs, the city has negotiated raises of 1.75 percent with public works, fire and emergency dispatch employees. Police union president Curt Darlington could not be reached for comment... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
EP council to vote Tuesday on police wage increasesour council, with a couple likely to vote 'no.' According to Triggs, the city
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 hours ago
our council, with a couple likely to vote 'no.' According to Triggs, the city has negotiated raises of 1.75 percent with public works, fire and emergency dispatch employees. Police union president Curt Darlington could not be reached for comment... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
City of Tacoma urges residents to prepare for heavy rain, says free sandbag supplies availablethe city of Tacoma’s stormwater system “could get overwhelmed and some city str
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 7 hours ago
the city of Tacoma’s stormwater system “could get overwhelmed and some city streets and low areas could flood.” The city’s Public Works Department is providing free sandbag supplies to the public at the Tacoma Asphalt Plant at 3210 Center St.,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
City of Sulphur re-introduces fluoride to water systemCity of Sulphur was already feeding fluoride until the age of the equipment cau
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 7 hours ago
City of Sulphur was already feeding fluoride until the age of the equipment caused it to become unreliable. Sulphur's Public Works Director, Mike Daigle, explains this project has been two years in the making after the city acquired loans and... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Lift-bridge fail in Port Doverbeen no major alarms, but this has been a challenging week for firefighting ser
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 9 hours ago
been no major alarms, but this has been a challenging week for firefighting services in Port Dover. Last week, Norfolk public works issued a rare autumn call for water conservation in Port Dover. As it happened, late-season algae growth in... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Halloween retailer pulls Anne Frank costume amid complaintsStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 9 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Tennessee woman training to run marathon in high heelsStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 9 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Hernandez lawyers refile CTE suit against NFL in state courtStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 9 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Credit unions donate beds to needy school childrenin need. Representatives from Freedom Credit Union and six other credit unions
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 hours ago
in need. Representatives from Freedom Credit Union and six other credit unions were at the Springfield Department of Public Works on Monday as 20 new beds arrived. These beds will be distributed to schoolchildren in Springfield at a later... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Public hearing set for Nov. 2 on Elmcrest site plan, traffic studiesJeff Jacobs, Fire Chief Robert A. Shea, Fire Marshal Raymond J. Sajdak, Buildin
The Middletown Press / Posted 10 hours ago
Jeff Jacobs, Fire Chief Robert A. Shea, Fire Marshal Raymond J. Sajdak, Building Official Lincoln White, Director of Public Works Richard D. Kelsey and Mary D. Dickerson, the town’s economic development coordinator. Once the commission... Read more
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The News & Observer
He tumbled into a manhole. For days, no one heard his cries for help, firefighters saymissing manhole covers in the areas, according to KHOU, and tall grass in the a
The News & Observer / Posted 10 hours ago
missing manhole covers in the areas, according to KHOU, and tall grass in the area may have made them difficult to spot. Public works officials told KPRC that Hurricane Harvey and the catastrophic flooding it unleashed in Houston may have have... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Texas county worker arrested for stealing $1.2 million in fajitas over 9 yearsStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 10 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Man robbed 3 convenience stores in 90 minutesStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 10 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Could northeast redevelopment include demolition of Cohen Stadium?future wind damage. It's not clear it the city collected the insurance money.
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 hours ago
future wind damage. It's not clear it the city collected the insurance money. Back in June, Deputy city manager of Public Works and Transportation Khalil Zaied told City Council and the mayor the city has yet to identify the funding needed... Read more
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Island Packet
He tumbled into a manhole. For days, no one heard his cries for help, firefighters saymissing manhole covers in the areas, according to KHOU, and tall grass in the a
Island Packet / Posted 10 hours ago
missing manhole covers in the areas, according to KHOU, and tall grass in the area may have made them difficult to spot. Public works officials told KPRC that Hurricane Harvey and the catastrophic flooding it unleashed in Houston may have have... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Shrimp Festival cleans up, Gulf Place project moves forwardthe major roadways at the festival site, like Highway 182 and Highway 59, were
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 11 hours ago
the major roadways at the festival site, like Highway 182 and Highway 59, were re-opened early Monday morning. Gulf Shores Public Works Director Mark Acreman said, "We had the roads open by 6am this morning (Monday) for normal traffic flow." There... 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 11 hours 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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CBS Baltimore
Baltimore Breaks Up, Removes 'Fatberg' That Contributed To Million-Gallon Sewage Spillis a big conglomeration of fats, oils and grease, which we call FOG,” says Jeff
CBS Baltimore / Posted 11 hours ago
is a big conglomeration of fats, oils and grease, which we call FOG,” says Jeff Raymond, of Baltimore City Department of Public Works. Getting eyes on it is just the first step in getting rid of it. Next, crews will use a “jet truck and special... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Police on scene of man barricaded inside Clarksville homeStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Firefighters raise American flag amidst debris from wildfiresStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Producers guild starts process to expel Harvey WeinsteinStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Shrimp Festival cleans up, Gulf Place project moves forwardthe major roadways at the festival site, like Highway 182 and Highway 59, were
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 hours ago
the major roadways at the festival site, like Highway 182 and Highway 59, were re-opened early Monday morning. Gulf Shores Public Works Director Mark Acreman said, "We had the roads open by 6am this morning (Monday) for normal traffic flow." There... Read more
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CTV News
U.S. demands end to supply management in Canadian dairy, poultry, eggs20 disputes either non-binding, or voluntary. --Buy American. The U.S. wants t
CTV News / Posted 12 hours ago
20 disputes either non-binding, or voluntary. --Buy American. The U.S. wants to severely curb other countries' access to public works contracts. --Sunset clause. The U.S. has requested a termination clause that would end NAFTA after five years,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Shot in the head in the Las Vegas shooting, Tina takes her first stepsStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Everyone is happy for Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner. Are you?Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 12 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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WestportNow
Public Works Announces Annual Leaf Collection ProgramMonday, October 16, 2017 Westport’s Department of Public Works today announc
WestportNow / Posted 12 hours ago
Monday, October 16, 2017 Westport’s Department of Public Works today announced its annual leaf collection program begins Monday, Oct. 30 and runs through Sunday, Dec. 3. Bagged leaves await pick... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Man builds 2-story 'Star Wars' AT-AT walker for HalloweenStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 13 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Nashville mayor welcomes new police officer traineesStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 13 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
New Division Street extension bridge now open to trafficStreet extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The
WSMV Nashville / Posted 13 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Grundy County football players charged in sexual assault case to remain on house arrestStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 13 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Shots fired near TSU homecoming paradeStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 13 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
KZN storm damage to public buildings over R16m – Public Works2017-10-16 19:12 Damage caused by a storm in Durban. (Supplied) Durban – Prel
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 hours ago
2017-10-16 19:12 Damage caused by a storm in Durban. (Supplied) Durban – Preliminary costs for repairs on several public buildings that were damaged during last week’s storm in... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Chambersburg Area Partnership Results in $39 Million Sewer Plant Projectmade of seven entities came together in Chambersburg Borough’s Pine Woods Park
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 14 hours ago
made of seven entities came together in Chambersburg Borough’s Pine Woods Park to celebrate the completion of the largest public works project in regional history. Staff and officials from four Franklin County municipalities gathered for the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Trimming the fat: Baltimore workers begin gnarly task of removing 'fatberg'glob of congealed fat, wet wipes and other detritus — that’s been growing in th
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
glob of congealed fat, wet wipes and other detritus — that’s been growing in the city’s sewer system. The Department of Public Works estimates it will cost about $60,000 to get rid of the putrid mass, which was responsible for a sewer overflow... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Joe Jonas engaged to 'Game of Thrones' star Sophie TurnerStreet extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge
WSMV Nashville / Posted 14 hours ago
Street extension bridge now open to trafficNew Division Street extension bridge now open to traffic (Source: Metro Public Works) The bridge runs from 2nd Avenue South to 8th Avenue South and helps to connect Music Row, Vanderbilt, Belmont,... Read more
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11 News Houston
HFD: Man rescued after he says he was stuck in manhole for a weekown. So firefighters set up a hardness to bring the patient to safety. He was t
11 News Houston / Posted 14 hours ago
own. So firefighters set up a hardness to bring the patient to safety. He was then taken to the hospital. Crews contacted public works and notified them of several missing manhole covers that were hard to see because of high grass. © 2017 K... Read more
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Irish Examiner
#Ophelia: Schools to remain closed tomorrow; Three die in separate incidents as over 200,000 left without powercountry's top three sites the Guinness Storehouse, Cliffs of Moher and Dublin Z
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 hours ago
country's top three sites the Guinness Storehouse, Cliffs of Moher and Dublin Zoo are shut, while the Office of Public Works says all its attractions are shut. The Guinness Storehouse said they will open as normal tomorrow and any... Read more
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Countryside Suburban Life
La Grange sees more than 7 inches of rain in weekend stormsstated. The volume and rate of rainfall exceeded the village's storm sewer con
Countryside Suburban Life / Posted 15 hours ago
stated. The volume and rate of rainfall exceeded the village's storm sewer conveyance system, according to the release. Public works crews cleared catch basins and addressed residential service requests. Residents are asked to report... Read more
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