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|Executive Profile - Jeff Goldberg |
San Diego Business Journal - Oct 5, 2009
Jeff Goldberg is founder and chief executive of Cali Bamboo, a provider of eco-friendly bamboo building products such as fencing, flooring and decking...
Industry News - People
In Memory - Rick Richter |
Announcement - Oct 5, 2009
Rick Richter, 69 Veteran Estimator of Crown Fence in Santa Fe Springs CA., died of a heart attack on Sept 5, 2009, Letter from Crown Fence..
Decking Industry News
|TimberTech® DeckLites® Named a Best New Product for 2009 |
Press Release - Sep 30, 2009
Wilmington, OH – September 30, 2009 – TimberTech’s DeckLites® is named one of Professional Builder magazine’s “100 Best New Products” of 2009 and is featured in the magazine’s September issue ...
Fence Contractors in the News
|Cash down, but no fence in return |
Allentown Morning Call - Oct 4, 2009
The poet who once wrote that good fences make good neighbors obviously hadn't paid Patrick Pettie to build his fence. Otherwise, he may not have had a fence to pontificate about ..
|Sports complex fencing bid accepted |
Great Bend Tribune - Oct 6, 2009
A bid of almost a half million dollars for fencing at the new city sports complex was accepted when the Great Bend City Council met Monday night. The bid for $484,562 was from Premier Fence LLC of Kansas City, Kan...
|Rails race reaches near turn |
Wallowa County Chieftain - Oct 1, 2009
Harold Hartley of Northwest Fence Company in Enterprise was onboard with the project from the start and offered to sell 20-foot rails for just $15 each - if they were donated to the project...
Fencing and Airports
Local Government Issues
|Tenders called for Keepit Dam fence |
ABC Regional Online - Oct 6, 2009
The New South Wales Government has called for tenders to erect a two metre high, barbed wire security fence around Keepit Dam, near Gunnedah, ahead of major works due to start next year ...
|Panel calls on ODOT to nix fence on bridge |
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com - Oct 3, 2009
Cleveland Planning Commission members are concerned that 42-inch concrete barriers and 6-foot mesh fencing being proposed for the planned westbound Inner ...
|Wellsboro Council amending ordinance on fences |
Williamsport Sun-Gazette - Oct 5, 2009
A restriction on metal fencing, except wrought iron type fencing, in the front yard of any residential district, and barbed wire and all fencing that is ..
|Town relaxing fence bylaw |
Fort Frances Times - Sep 30, 2009
The Town of Fort Frances is preparing a new fence bylaw for council’s consideration, which will relax the rules regarding corner sight triangles as well as fences and hedges on corner lots.
|Electric fence in vandalised road |
BBC News - Sep 29, 2009
A man has erected an electric fence around his home after a series of vandal attacks in his street. Ralph Harvey, from Saltash, said he had installed the ...
|Mural makeover for fence |
Otago Daily Times - Oct 1, 2009
Plans to turn the white fence around the Forsyth Barr Stadium site into Dunedin's biggest work of art have been approved. Keep Dunedin Beautiful co-ordinator Darlene Thomson yesterday confirmed a resource consent had been granted for the project...
|Fencing at the historic Point Reyes Lighthouse to be replaced |
Contra Costa Times - Oct 2, 2009
Fencing along the steps of the historic Point Reyes Lighthouse will be replaced later this month, causing the closure of the stairs to the public weekdays, Point Reyes National Seashore officials said this week ...
|What makes for good neighbors also irks town |
Nashua Telegraph - Sep 30, 2009
HUDSON – To town officials, the fence separating two homes on Burns Hill Road might as well be the Great Wall of China. The 10-foot-tall vinyl barrier, built last winter, stands four feet higher than permitted by town ordinances ..
The Famous and Their Fences
|Actor loses bid to stop razor wire fencing |
Henley Standard - Oct 5, 2009
NEW razor wire fence around Friar Park in Henley have been approved despite opposition from neighbours. Olivia Harrison, the widow of Beatle George ...
Schools and Fences
|Fence solution remains elusive |
The Patriot-News - PennLive.com - Oct 5, 2009
The last round of discussions at the September school board meeting didn't go well between Camp Hill School District officials and the North 24th Street residents group regarding the alley behind the houses on the east side of North 24th Street ..
|School fence cops a blast |
Centralian Advocate - Sep 30, 2009
ANGRY parents have hit out against Braitling Primary School Council's suggestion that they use other parks around town after a 2m fence goes up around the school...
|Fence brings security to Jefferson playground |
Parkersburg News - Oct 5, 2009
PARKERSBURG - With the help of volunteers, students at Jefferson Elementary Center now have a safe, secure and healthy place to play. On Saturday, volunteers from Laborers Union Local 1085 set the poles and Parkersburg Ironworkers Local 787 installed 800 feet of eight-foot-high commercial grade chain-link fence ..
Fences and Animals - Domestic
USA Mexico Border Fence
|Virtual fence is found to be lacking |
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Sep 29, 2009
Along the boundary between Arizona and Mexico recently, Border Patrol agent Michael Scioli weaved his SUV through unforgiving rock formations and hills of desert brush ...
|Treasure hunter falls victim to possible 30-year-old prank |
Canoe, CA - Oct 4, 2009
ST. LOUIS -- An Illinois woman who set out on a treasure hunt for buried gold coins after finding a cryptic note in an antique rocking chair may have been the victim of a prolific prankster who died more than 30 years ago....
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