About FenceWeek - weekly email
This weekly email searches main media outlets finding stories that may be of interest to contractors in the fencing and access control industry. It is published by de facto, inc., which also publishes fencebids.
|Questions to Ask Before Purchasing Bollards |
Traffic Guard Blog - Aug 4, 2014
If you’re considering purchasing bollards to add safety, security, and protection to your property or business, you’ll probably have some questions to ask the vendors you’re considering before you commit to a certain style. To ensure you make the best purchasing choice, remember to ask these questions to narrow down your decision....
Decking Industry News
|Not-real-wood company Trex posts a very real earnings bump |
Washington Post - Aug 4, 2014
In the past three months, Trex, the world’s largest manufacturer of wood-alternative decking and railing, recorded sales of $121.3 million, a 23 percent increase over the $98.6 million in revenue posted during the same period last year and a 10 percent bump over the first quarter.....
Local Government Issues
|Wilkes-Barre: No city restriction on razor wire for prison fence |
Times Leader - Aug 5, 2014
WILKES-BARRE — There appear to be no city zoning restrictions that would prevent razor wire from being installed on the fence surrounding the Luzerne County Correctional Facility’s Minimal Offenders Building, the site of two inmate escapes since June. ....
|Electric Fence has political jolt in St. Petersburg |
Tampa Bay Times - Aug 1, 2014
The electric fence around Tibbetts Lumber Co. has been unplugged for months. Politically, though, the lumberyard partially owned by powerful State Sen. Jeff Brandes is still buzzing. ....
|Extending fence could end Stonington dog park dispute |
The Day - Aug 5, 2014
Stonington - The town plans to extend a fence at the unofficial dog park behind the borough sewer plant as a way to help resolve a dispute between pet owners and a neighboring homeowner.....
|Rail Trail neighbors want good fences |
Cape Cod Times - Aug 4, 2014
SOUTH YARMOUTH — Beacon Street property owners along the planned Cape Cod Rail Trail extension are at odds with state officials over what they say is a broken promise to provide their stretch with an 8-foot-high stockade fence....
|Parents upset about large fencing at public park |
First Coast News - jujl 29, 2014
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- It is a public park, but there are hundreds of feet of new fencing around popular soccer fields and that's got parents upset. Some are claiming they're loosing access.....
Fencing and Animal - Wildlife
|Landers: More thoughtful fence building helps keep critters safe |
Spokesman Review - Jul 31, 2014
Fences are not natural to wildlife. Although Northwest critters have lived among fences for more than a century, they still run into them. They snag legs and other body parts on barbed-wire or metal posts. They detour around them and get ambushed by predators,....
|Electric fences used to keep bears away |
Western News - Aug 1, 2014
Electric fences are now being used to ward off bears in Lincoln County – and for Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks’ bear management specialist Kim Annis, the fences are an effective way to prevent conflicts with people.....
|Do we need a fence along the railroad tracks at the Corner? |
Charlottesville Tomorrow - Aug 4, 2014
As reported by C-VILLE Weekly, the City of Charlottesville has been granted federal authorization and $382,000 in funding to construct a seven-foot fence along a stretch of railroad tracks near the Corner....
USA/Mexico Border Fence
|Rains, Smugglers Damage US-Mexico Border Fence |
ABC News - Jul 30, 2014
U.S. Border Patrol officials said Wednesday that agents discovered a garage-sized hole through a steel fence that divides the United States and Mexico just east of Nogales, Arizona......
|Hi-Tech Moroccan Border Fence Angers Algeria |
Morocco World News - Aug 1, 2014
French TV channel France 24, exploring the effect of the fence on Algeria, has reported that Algeria is “angered” by Morocco’s new strategy to protect its borders. According to the French TV channel, the Algerian authorities consider the Moroccan measure to be an “accusation” against Algeria as being a regional exporter of terrorism.......
To view pages in PDF format, you need Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Click the icon for a free copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader:
(Acrobat and the Acrobat logo are trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated)
About This E-Mail|
You received this newsletter because you registered your name and email address requesting fenceweek or fencebids.
To sign up for other newsletters, unsubscribe,
change delivery options or your e-mail address, see
Suggestions and feedback are welcome at
How to Advertise
For information on advertising in e-mail newsletters or other advertising
opportunities with FenceWeek, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or
visit our sponsoring page.
Send all correspondences to de facto, inc.
PO Box 602 Bedford MA 01730 . Neither the US Government nor any agency,
nor de facto, inc, nor any of the contractors,
subcontractors, advertisers, or employees makes any warranty, expressed or implied including
any warranty of completeness, or merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose,
nor assumes any legal liability or responsibility for any party's use or the result of
such contents of the newsletter. In no event will de facto's liability, if any, exceed the value of the weekly charge for the information
provided giving rise to such liability.
|Copyright 2005 - 2014 de facto, inc.