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|Partnerships key to secure access control points |
Redstone Rocket - Sep 9, 2015
The Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville’s Access Control Point program partners with many Corps of Engineers components to provide maintenance and services, design and build construction, and confer infrastructure upgrades to ACPs and other facilities worldwide...
Decking Industry News
|Taxpayer suit against Akers Fence dismissed |
Richmond Register - Sep 12, 2015
Madison Circuit Judge William G. Clouse on Friday dismissed a taxpayer’s lawsuit seeking to force Tim Akers Fence to return $18,100 paid by the city of Richmond for a fence originally intended for Irvine-McDowell Park. ..
|A-1 Fence Company Wins Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Top Choice Award |
PRWb - Sep 8, 2015
Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) September 08, 2015 The readers of The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel voted A-1 Fence the best fence company in Milwaukee in its inaugural Top Choice Awards. The awards were announced in August. You can view A-1 Fence and all of the Top Choice Award Winners at jsonline.com/topchoice. ..
Local Government Issues
|Family wins right to put up fence after battle with HOA |
Mail Tribune- - Sep 4, 2015
A local family has been allowed to put up a fence for their son with Asperger's syndrome, which is commonly associated with the autism spectrum, after a months-long battle with their homeowners association....
|Wilmette board denies higher fence request |
Pioneer Press - Sep 10, 2015
A Whilton Lane couple will have to get rid of a 6-foot-high solid fence around their west Wilmette side-yard, despite having the written support of most of their neighbors, after Wilmette village trustees decided Sept. 9 that it didn't meet village zoning regulations...
|St. Louis Park fences off part of SuperFund site |
Kare11 - Sep 9, 2015
ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. -- When a construction crew working around a pedestrian bridge along Louisiana Ave. cut through the top layers of soil nearby resident Laura Nygren spotted a tar like shiny sludge. "It was globs of goop. I don't know how else to explain it," Nygren told KARE. "It was black and tarry and smelled strong enough to knock me off my feet!"...
|You Asked: What is the story behind the boot fence? |
Echo Press - Sep 11, 2015
Driving along Highway 29, a row of boots can be seen placed on fence posts beside a tattered flag. Some find it endearing, some find it haunting, but many are familiar with the display...
|How Quirky is Berkeley? Pardee Street democracy fence |
Berkeley Side - Sep 8, 2015
In 1978, Chinese democracy movement activists created the Democracy Wall in Bejing. Ideas and opinions were openly expressed, a novel concept. “The Cultural Revolution Must be Reevaluated!”..
Fences and Animals -- Wildlife
|NTSB: Field's Partial Fence Allowed Jet-Deer Collision |
Aviation International News - Sep 14, 2015
The collision between a Part 91-operated Learjet 35A and a deer at Michigan's Gross Ile Airport (ONZ) on June 22 this year stemmed in part from the failure of the airport's management to establish a continuous,...
|Volunteers needed to modify fence for wildlife |
Billings Gazette - Sep 14, 2015
CODY, Wyo. — The Bureau of Land Management Cody Field Office invites families, individuals, clubs and organizations to help improve pronghorn and mule deer migration in the Bighorn Basin on Saturday as part of the National Public Lands Day celebration....
Fences and Neighbors
|Neighbors at odds over fence, alley |
Lincoln Journal Star - Sep 14, 2015
Apparently, good fences don’t always make good neighbors. A Lincoln man wants his neighbor to take down a fence that he says is blocking the exit on the north end of an alley behind a home he owns.
Fences in History
|Fences add privacy, security and good looks |
Richmond Register - Sep 11, 2015
Not every home comes with a fence. For some people, that’s OK. But for those who want to keep pets or children in the yard, keep intruders out or simply improve their curb appeal, fences are an important way to make that happen. The first step in adding a fence to your property is deciding what its purpose is and how big your budget is. This will determine what material ...
|America's fence |
Yahoo News - Sep 12, 2015
The Oxford American-English Dictionary describes a picket fence thusly: "A wooden fence made of spaced uprights connected by two or more horizontal rails." The simple structure was originally created to mark a property's boundaries and/or to keep animals in or out. But in the United States, it represents more,...
|At A Glance: Changes to pool fencing rules |
3News NZ - Sep 8, 2015
A new Bill introduced into Parliament today will change the rules around how swimming pools need to be fenced. Building and Housing Minister Nick Smith says the Building (Pools) Amendment Bill will replace the existing Fencing...
|Hungary PM vows to speed up anti-migrant fence |
Yahoo News - Sep 8, 2015
Budapest (AFP) - Hungary's premier vowed Tuesday to speed up the construction of an anti-migrants fence on its southern border as it emerged that the defence minister had quit because of the slow pace....
|Cars in Reno, Nevada, Damaged by Watermelons |
ABC News - Sep 14, 2015
Police say vandals have been lobbing watermelons at cars in a Reno, Nevada, neighborhood. KOLO-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1Kl0Y21) Sunday night's vandalism happened in Angelique Ybarra's northwest Reno neighborhood. A watermelon dented...
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