Weekly stories, facts, trends and other information from around the globe July 5, 2005  
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Industry News

MDI's iTRUST Integrated Access Control & Video Security Solution ...
Business Wire (press release), CA - Jun 29, 2005
... platform. The company's new product, iTRUST, integrates access control, alarm management, video management, and facility systems. ...
Siemens to Help Improve Security at Port District with Perimeter ...
Advanced Imaging Pro (press release), MD - Jun 30, 2005
... At both Iroquois Landing and Calumet Harbor, the project includes the installation of an access control and badging system; construction of guard stations with ...
Scott extends hours for security gate operation
Belleville News-Democrat, IL - Jul 2, 2005
... Construction on the new security gates began in August and was expected to be ... will include a 1,200-square-foot visitors center and a vehicle inspection bay. ...
Company Awarded Homeland Security Contract
Chief Engineer, IL - Jul 1, 2005
BSI2000, Inc., a leading developer of high-end access control security systems for commercial and governmental use, announced that it has been awarded a ...

Schools and Fences

Security fence in school's big spend
Scarborough Today, UK - Jun 28, 2005
... A NEW perimeter fence is to be installed at Raincliffe School to improve security. The fence is part of £1.2 million of investment ...
Colton High to get higher fence
San Bernardino Sun, CA - Jul 4, 2005
COLTON - In an attempt to stop students from climbing over a shorter school fence and skipping class, a 10-foot-tall fence will be installed at Colton High ...
Rio Rico schools' security is weak in some areas, review concludes
Nogales International, AZ - Jun 30, 2005
... "Access control gates and surveillance cameras would significantly improve the safety of both these areas," he said in his report. ...

Local Government Issues

Lansing council discusses disputed fence
Leavenworth Times, KS - Jun 28, 2005
... City Council nearly sent a message to contractors Thursday during its meeting when council members considered a permit request after a fence was already built. ...
E. Greenwich to resolve fence issue
The Gloucester County Times, NJ - Jul 4, 2005
... Controversial plans for a fence the township was going to ... At a subsequent meeting, however, Brown requested a 6-foot, chain-link fence to protect his farm. ...
No fence? Tax pool
Arizona Republic, AZ - Jun 30, 2005
One way to add an incentive is to add an additional tax for homeowners and landlords for each pool on the property. Their tax should ...

Fences in the Courts

Golf club lands in the rough as judge orders fence removed
National Post, Canada - Jul 3, 2005
TORONTO - A private Toronto golf club has been forced to take down a seven-metre-high fence after losing another court battle with an elderly couple who live ...


Gov´t Admits to Court that Fence not Temporary
Arutz Sheva, Israel - 1 hour ago
(IsraelNN.com) The government told the High Court today that re-routing part of a built section of the security fence would be expensive, a change from ...
LoC fence damaged by snowfall
NDTV.com, India - Jun 30, 2005
A seven hundred kilometer fence guarding the Line of Control has been credited with cutting down the infiltration of terrorists to a trickle. ...
'That huge fence shows you this is deadly serious'
Telegraph.co.uk, UK - Jun 30, 2005
... restrictions," he said. "Concern is definitely building. When you see that huge fence around the hotel, you realise this is deadly serious.".

Community Issues

Lewisburg Penitentiary to install deadly electric fence
Patriot-News, PA - Jun 30, 2005
LEWISBURG - An electric fence to be installed around the wall of the Lewisburg Penitentiary will stun an inmate the first time he touches it and kill him the ...
Council: Developer to build fence
DesMoinesRegister.com, IA - Jul 5, 2005
Residents who live north of a proposed office complex on University Avenue will have a fence installed to separate their properties from the commercial ...
Editorial: City must ride abortion fence
Amarillo.com (Subscription), TX - Jun 28, 2005
... PPATP has asked the city to vacate a right of way area so the facility can keep a recently constructed security fence. The fence ...
Pines citizen urges Ranches fence
Sun-Sentinel.com, FL - Jul 3, 2005
... Pines. Please shut off the whole of Southwest Ranches, put a fence up around the town and let us be in peace. I really mean that. ...
Flag-painter looking for one good fence
Lihue Garden Island, HI - Jul 1, 2005
... son. He is also in search of a chain-link fence with an unobstructed view that he can adorn with a painted American flag. Coleman ...


Six states competing in national fence painting
Hannibal Courier Post, MO - Jul 4, 2005
The traveling trophy won by the national fence painting champion will be taken to the governor of one of the six states represented in the contest at 5 pm ...


Chain-link fence practical, gaudy
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (subscription), AR - Jul 2, 2005
... world. To his neighbors at the time, though, he was just the guy down the street who had the gall to put up a chain-link fence. ...
Fences big part of US society, for whatever reason you picket
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, IN - Jul 5, 2005
By Denise Flaim. Dont fence me in, Cole Porter admonished in a song that, once mentioned, sticks to you like lint. For better ...
Homes Etc.
Halifax Herald (subscription), Canada - Jul 2, 2005
... This project is unlike most of our usual features, in that it does not present a plan for a specific type of fence. Rather, it details ...

Pool Safety

Unfenced Pools Open To Danger
WOKR-TV, NY - Jul 1, 2005
If you buy one of these popular pools, you might also be required to buy a fence. ... Inflatable pools 24 to 48 inches high require a fence. ...
Holidays should be safe with these water safety tips
Baxter Bulletin, AR - Jul 2, 2005
... Enclose the pool completely with a self-locking, self-closing fence with vertical bars no more than four inches apart. ... Never leave furniture near a pool fence. ...

Fences and Animals

Electric fencing promised to check wildlife menace
Newindpress, India - Jul 1, 2005
... It was decided that the Forest Department would erect electric fencing in the border areas on a war footing and three coordination committees of local people ...
Modern fencing blamed for hedgehog decline
ic Wales, UK - Jun 30, 2005
MODERN fencing and garden decking may to be blame for a huge fall in the number of hedgehogs living in Wales. The results of the ...
Roaches fencing proves effective
British Mountaineering Council, UK - Jul 4, 2005
The BMC (ACT funded) diversionary fencing at the Roaches upper tier is proving very effective at guiding people away from the eroding slope which had developed ...

Weird News - Not Just Fencing

Kansas City Star, MO - Jul 2, 2005
Dog owners trying to place their pooches with a day-care service are encountering screening processes that resemble those for child admissions at elite ...

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