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January 23,2015

Mayor Eric Garcetti plans gives owners a 30-year deadline to retrofit old concrete buildings.

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January 09,2015

As of Jan. 1, all employers under the jurisdiction of OSHA are required to report all work-related fatalities within eight hours and all in-...

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January 09,2015

In sharp contrast to most suburban communities in the Washington, D.C. area, Bethesda, Md., stands out as a fine exemplar of the new urbanism...

January 02,2015

Formed to focus on agriculture, the Licking County (Ohio) Water and Soil Conservation District has branched out to oversee construction sites.

December 23,2014

The Environmental Protection Agency ruled that the use of coal ash produced in power plants can continue to be incorporated into construction...

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December 18,2014

Federal contractors may be subject to several new rules in 2015 that impact how they are selected for contracts and how they do business with the...

The app called Permit Finder could free city employees from having to respond to
December 18,2014

The app called Permit Finder could free city employees from having to respond to the 30 to 40 permit status-related calls they receive each week....

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December 11,2014

The ambitious program would focus on some apartment buildings built before 1978 and concrete buildings constructed before 1976.

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December 04,2014

City officials say the flurry of apartment construction over the past year has strained resources, including public services and infrastructure....

December 03,2014

The agreement represents over a decade of negotiations, bringing cross-border recognition of professional credentials from concept to reality in...