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The Brantford Expositor
Budget to move power lines growsbudget of a project to relocate power lines along a stretch of Powerline Road t
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
budget of a project to relocate power lines along a stretch of Powerline Road that is rapidly undergoing urbanization. The public works committee has endorsed a staff recommendation to add to the budget so Hydro One can go ahead with proposed... Read more
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The Hill
Week ahead in energy: Senate panel to vote on Trump nominees | Cohn to meet foreign climate officialsbe the agency's solicitor; and David Jonas to be general counsel of the Departm
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
be the agency's solicitor; and David Jonas to be general counsel of the Department of Energy. The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee is also set to consider several Trump nominees. On Thursday, the committee will hear testimony from... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
AgendasGrant For NJPA Riverfront Coordinator 5. Heartland Animal Rescue Team (HART) R
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Grant For NJPA Riverfront Coordinator 5. Heartland Animal Rescue Team (HART) Rate Increases (Carried Over) B. Safety And Public Works Committee 1. Event/Street Closure Application - Crop Walk 2. Event/Street Closure Application - Turkey Run 3.... Read more
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The Hill
Left says Trump EPA heavy on industry, political insidersJahan Wilcox defended himself and his colleagues. “From former Capitol Hill ai
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
Jahan Wilcox defended himself and his colleagues. “From former Capitol Hill aides — including the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee — to officials from trade associations and individuals who have worked outside of Washington, the EPA... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australian War Memorial to get new hangar to address 'storage deficit'helicopters and even a F18 hornet jet fighter. A proposed layout of the new st
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
helicopters and even a F18 hornet jet fighter. A proposed layout of the new storage site from papers submitted to the public works committee. Photo: Supplied The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Works heard on Friday the project is... Read more
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The Age
Australian War Memorial to get new hangar to address 'storage deficit'helicopters and even a F18 hornet jet fighter. A proposed layout of the new st
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
helicopters and even a F18 hornet jet fighter. A proposed layout of the new storage site from papers submitted to the public works committee. Photo: Supplied The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Works heard on Friday the project is... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian War Memorial to get new hangar to address 'storage deficit'helicopters and even a F18 hornet jet fighter. A proposed layout of the new st
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
helicopters and even a F18 hornet jet fighter. A proposed layout of the new storage site from papers submitted to the public works committee. Photo: Supplied The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Works heard on Friday the project is... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Property to be sold for possibly 100 bucksagreement stated the company could purchase the land from the city, whenever th
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 7 days ago
agreement stated the company could purchase the land from the city, whenever they decided, for only $100. The Jonesboro Public Works Committee will meet next week to discuss the purchase. Watch Region 8 News On Demand: On your Desktop | On your... Read more
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The Washington Times
Ethanol advocates push for summer gas blend to be sold year-roundlegislation that would permanently lift the ban. But the bill never even came
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
legislation that would permanently lift the ban. But the bill never even came up for a vote in the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, falling victim to bipartisan opposition of senators of both parties and from a host of outside groups... Read more
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The Hill
FTC launches probe into Equifax | Dems propose tougher data security rules | NYC aims to slash greenhouse gas emissions | EPA to reconsider Obama coal ash ruleProtection Agency (EPA) nominee. Trump nominated Bodine, previously chief coun
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
Protection Agency (EPA) nominee. Trump nominated Bodine, previously chief counsel at the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, to the EPA position in May, and that same committee voted along party lines in July to advance her... Read more
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Dover Post
Carper, Environment and Public Works Committee Democrats send letter to EPAEnvironment and Public Works Committee Democrats, led by Sen. Tom Carper, sent
Dover Post / Posted 7 days ago
Environment and Public Works Committee Democrats, led by Sen. Tom Carper, sent a letter Sept. 14 to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt requesting information on EPA’s active reduction of its workforce to historic lows. The... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Carper, Environment and Public Works Committee Democrats send letter to EPAEnvironment and Public Works Committee Democrats, led by Sen. Tom Carper, sent
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 7 days ago
Environment and Public Works Committee Democrats, led by Sen. Tom Carper, sent a letter Sept. 14 to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt requesting information on EPA’s active reduction of its workforce to historic lows. The... Read more
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The Hill
Dems threaten to delay EPA nominee’s confirmationProtection Agency (EPA) nominee. Trump nominated Bodine, previously chief coun
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
Protection Agency (EPA) nominee. Trump nominated Bodine, previously chief counsel at the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, to the EPA position in May, and that same committee voted along party lines in July to advance her... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Attorney drops hotel tax lawsuitentertainment center, is planned in an ...Base paving expected to be done on Pe
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
entertainment center, is planned in an ...Base paving expected to be done on Penn Street project before winter The city public works committee discovered Tuesday that a natural gas line and paving project primarily on Penn ...Finance and grant... Read more
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Dover Post
Carper releases hearing statementThe U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee held the hearing, “Expan
Dover Post / Posted 8 days ago
The U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee held the hearing, “Expanding and Accelerating the Deployment and Use of Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Sequestration,” on Sept. 13,with ranking member Sen. Tom Carper giving the hearing... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Carper releases hearing statementThe U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee held the hearing, “Expan
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 8 days ago
The U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee held the hearing, “Expanding and Accelerating the Deployment and Use of Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Sequestration,” on Sept. 13,with ranking member Sen. Tom Carper giving the hearing... Read more
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The Hill
House moves to block methane rule | EPA delays toxic water standard | Pick for FEMA No. 2 withdraws nominationhas handled it like he's done it every day." SENATE PANEL SCHEDULES HEARING FO
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
has handled it like he's done it every day." SENATE PANEL SCHEDULES HEARING FOR EPA NOMINEES: The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee has scheduled a hearing to consider four nominees for top EPA posts, committee spokesman Mike Danylak... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
BF Public Works eyes bleachersFollowing the discussion of the bleachers, the Public Works Committee heard fro
Rapid City Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Following the discussion of the bleachers, the Public Works Committee heard from a concerned citizen regarding a water problem at his residence. John Fitzgerald explained to the committee that there is an issue with water seeping into his basement.... Read more
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Roll Call
After Storms’ Devastation, No Change in Hill Climate Debatetheir heads in the sand and denying the science is unacceptable.” Sen. James M
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
their heads in the sand and denying the science is unacceptable.” Sen. James M. Inhofe, R-Okla., a senior Environment and Public Works Committee member and climate change skeptic who famously brought a snowball to the Senate floor to show it was... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Digital spy agency upgrades worth $75 million approvedUrgent works at the Russell Defence precinct have been approved by Parliament.
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 days ago
Urgent works at the Russell Defence precinct have been approved by Parliament. Federal Parliament's public works committee has approved $75 million in upgrades for ageing infrastructure at Australia's electronic spy agency. In March, the Australian... Read more
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The Age
Australian Signals Directorate $75 million Canberra upgrade gets go ahead Federal Parliament's public works committee has approved $75 million in upgrade
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
Federal Parliament's public works committee has approved $75 million in upgrades for ageing infrastructure at Australia's electronic spy agency. In March, the Australian Signals Directorate said it was at risk of shutdown unless a three-year program... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australian Signals Directorate $75 million Canberra upgrade gets go ahead Federal Parliament's public works committee has approved $75 million in upgrade
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Federal Parliament's public works committee has approved $75 million in upgrades for ageing infrastructure at Australia's electronic spy agency. In March, the Australian Signals Directorate said it was at risk of shutdown unless a three-year program... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Proposed Red Line left-turn restrictions now publicdrivers won’t be able to freely make left turns on stretches of two main thorou
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 9 days ago
drivers won’t be able to freely make left turns on stretches of two main thoroughfares. The City-County Council Public Works Committee voted Tuesday night to send a proposal to the full council, that would limit left turns and parking on... Read more
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The Hill
Gary Cohn to meet with climate ministers at UNthat Exxon misled the public on climate, a claim that the company denies. ON T
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
that Exxon misled the public on climate, a claim that the company denies. ON TAP WEDNESDAY II: The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee will meet to discuss carbon capture technology for power plants. The Trump administration will halt... Read more
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KECI Missoula
County officials consider new road project in Butteholding up traffic. Officials say if this new plan is approved, those new cent
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
holding up traffic. Officials say if this new plan is approved, those new center lanes would be removed and a bike line would be added. According to officials, a Public Works committee meeting is scheduled Wednesday at 6:30 at council c... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Flooding fiasco: Residents air Grafius Run concernsplan of action. Officials working on the problem include the city engineer Reb
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
plan of action. Officials working on the problem include the city engineer Rebecca Haladay, Campana, City Council and its public works committee and public safety committee, Loyalsock Township, Lycoming County, the county Conservation District and... Read more
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Dover Post
Carney executive order establishes Offshore Wind Working Groupbenefits of offshore wind development for Delaware.” Sen. Tom Carper, the rank
Dover Post / Posted 14 days ago
benefits of offshore wind development for Delaware.” Sen. Tom Carper, the ranking member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee and co-sponsor of the Incentivizing Offshore Wind Power Act, attended the executive order... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Carney executive order establishes Offshore Wind Working Groupbenefits of offshore wind development for Delaware.” Sen. Tom Carper, the rank
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 14 days ago
benefits of offshore wind development for Delaware.” Sen. Tom Carper, the ranking member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee and co-sponsor of the Incentivizing Offshore Wind Power Act, attended the executive order... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
City could soon conduct storm drainage studymay soon enter into an agreement with a company to do a study that would help a
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 15 days ago
may soon enter into an agreement with a company to do a study that would help alleviate flooding issues. During a Public Works Committee meeting on Tuesday, members voted to work with Fisher and Arnold, Inc. to perform professional... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Numerous deficiencies at new NOTL sewage plantNovember 2014 contract with general contractor Varcon Construction, according t
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 15 days ago
November 2014 contract with general contractor Varcon Construction, according to a report approved at Tuesday’s regional public works committee meeting. Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn said the report lists numerous issues with the total $49-million... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Numerous deficiencies at new NOTL sewage plantNovember 2014 contract with general contractor Varcon Construction, according t
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 15 days ago
November 2014 contract with general contractor Varcon Construction, according to a report approved at Tuesday’s regional public works committee meeting. Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn said the report lists numerous issues with the total $49-million... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Numerous deficiencies at new NOTL sewage plantNovember 2014 contract with general contractor Varcon Construction, according t
Welland Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
November 2014 contract with general contractor Varcon Construction, according to a report approved at Tuesday’s regional public works committee meeting. Pelham Mayor Dave Augustyn said the report lists numerous issues with the total $49-million... Read more
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Roll Call
Five Top Energy and Environment Priorities as Congress ReturnsRichard Glick and Kevin McIntyre to fill positions on the Federal Energy Regula
Roll Call / Posted 15 days ago
Richard Glick and Kevin McIntyre to fill positions on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. The Environment and Public Works Committee is also expected to consider the nomination of Michael Dourson to become EPA’s assistant administrator... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Road to be dedicated to Nixon familyeast of St. George, in recognition to the contributions of the Nixon family. C
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 16 days ago
east of St. George, in recognition to the contributions of the Nixon family. Council has approved a resolution from its public works committee to dedicate a section of the highway from the former Wentworth county (the new City of Hamilton... Read more
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Salon.com
The EPA is getting political: A Trump campaign aide will now be signing off on grantstime. In a recent letter obtained by The Post, Democratic Sen. Tom Carpers, wh
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
time. In a recent letter obtained by The Post, Democratic Sen. Tom Carpers, who is the ranking member of the environment and public works committee, asked EPA head Scott Pruitt to outline which grants were now under consideration of political revi... Read more
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TribLIVE
Political aide now vets EPA’s grantsawards between Feb. 1 and Aug. 22. But Sen. Thomas Carper of Delaware, the top
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
awards between Feb. 1 and Aug. 22. But Sen. Thomas Carper of Delaware, the top Democrat on the Environment and Public Works Committee, sent Pruitt a letter late last month asking that he provide documents outlining which grant programs... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
US Sen. Bernie Sanders to visit FultonCommittee on Veterans Affairs, is the ranking member of the Senate budget commi
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Committee on Veterans Affairs, is the ranking member of the Senate budget committee and also serves on the Environment and Public Works Committee. In 1981, Sanders was elected mayor of Burlington, Vermont's largest city. Under his administration,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
City joins deal on lobbying for levee repair fundsand businesses protected by it would have to pay high federal flood insurance,
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
and businesses protected by it would have to pay high federal flood insurance, said Councilman Clifford “Skip” Smith, public works committee chairman. The county is going to foot $36,000 of the $72,000 bill while South Williamsport and Old... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Jonesboro works to develop ordinance for liquor licensesa while until we have a process in place and until people get used to that proc
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 21 days ago
a while until we have a process in place and until people get used to that process.” The issue is on the agenda for the Public Works Committee meeting Tuesday, September 5. If it goes to full council, then it will be on its three... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Jonesboro works to develop ordinance for liquor licensesa while until we have a process in place and until people get used to that proc
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 21 days ago
a while until we have a process in place and until people get used to that process.” The issue is on the agenda for the Public Works Committee meeting Tuesday, September 5. If it goes to full council, then it will be on its three... Read more
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Newswise
After the #Flood: Reflections on #HurricaneHarvey and #HurricaneKatrina. Meet #RPI #CiivilEngineer and Dam Safety Expert Tom Zimmieteam that went to New Orleans shortly after Katrina. Zimmie also testified befo
Newswise / Posted 22 days ago
team that went to New Orleans shortly after Katrina. Zimmie also testified before the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works committee that was holding hearings on Katrina levee failures. Since then, work on the levees has continued, in... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Longtime Damariscotta official to resign as selectmancommittees, including a 23-year stint on the Damariscotta Planning Board. He cu
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
committees, including a 23-year stint on the Damariscotta Planning Board. He currently sits on the land use committee and public works committee. Parker said he will remain willing to help the town where he can and provide institutional knowledge... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Murphy visits Greenwich, vows to protect Sound from budget cutsand economic asset for generations,” Murphy said. The act passed unanimously o
Greenwich Time / Posted 28 days ago
and economic asset for generations,” Murphy said. The act passed unanimously out of the Senate’s Environment and Public Works Committee in April with bipartisan support but has not come up for a vote in the full Senate. Murphy said he did... Read more
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The News-Times
Murphy visits Greenwich, vows to protect Sound from budget cutsand economic asset for generations,” Murphy said. The act passed unanimously o
The News-Times / Posted 28 days ago
and economic asset for generations,” Murphy said. The act passed unanimously out of the Senate’s Environment and Public Works Committee in April with bipartisan support but has not come up for a vote in the full Senate. Murphy said he did... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Murphy visits Greenwich, vows to protect Sound from budget cutsand economic asset for generations,” Murphy said. The act passed unanimously o
Darien News-Review / Posted 28 days ago
and economic asset for generations,” Murphy said. The act passed unanimously out of the Senate’s Environment and Public Works Committee in April with bipartisan support but has not come up for a vote in the full Senate. Murphy said he did... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Murphy visits Greenwich, vows to protect Sound from budget cutsand economic asset for generations,” Murphy said. The act passed unanimously o
Stamford Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
and economic asset for generations,” Murphy said. The act passed unanimously out of the Senate’s Environment and Public Works Committee in April with bipartisan support but has not come up for a vote in the full Senate. Murphy said he did... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Murphy visits Greenwich, vows to protect Sound from budget cutsand economic asset for generations,” Murphy said. The act passed unanimously o
Connecticut Post / Posted 28 days ago
and economic asset for generations,” Murphy said. The act passed unanimously out of the Senate’s Environment and Public Works Committee in April with bipartisan support but has not come up for a vote in the full Senate. Murphy said he did... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Murphy to visit Greenwich Point to talk Long Island Sound outlookand coordination of federal projects relating to the Sound. The act passed una
Greenwich Time / Posted 29 days ago
and coordination of federal projects relating to the Sound. The act passed unanimously by the senate’s Environment and Public Works Committee in April. It has not come up for a vote in the full Senate. Murphy is expected to provide an update on... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Murphy to visit Greenwich Point to talk Long Island Sound outlookand coordination of federal projects relating to the Sound. The act passed una
Darien News-Review / Posted 29 days ago
and coordination of federal projects relating to the Sound. The act passed unanimously by the senate’s Environment and Public Works Committee in April. It has not come up for a vote in the full Senate. Murphy is expected to provide an update on... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Murphy to visit Greenwich Point to talk Long Island Sound outlookand coordination of federal projects relating to the Sound. The act passed una
Stamford Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
and coordination of federal projects relating to the Sound. The act passed unanimously by the senate’s Environment and Public Works Committee in April. It has not come up for a vote in the full Senate. Murphy is expected to provide an update on... Read more
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