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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...

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November 26,2014

Colorado's “vexing construction defects law” has hampered the building of new condominiums in the state, according to an editorial in the ...

November 26,2014

The Cheyenne, Wyoming City Council voted down a measure that would have implemented design standards for new construction and building additions...

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November 20,2014

The zoning policy shift could produce the biggest transformation of North New Jersey’s downtowns since the arrival of malls pulled shoppers away...

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November 14,2014

California’s comprehensive new water use plan makes conservation a priority, reinforcing a 2009 plan to reduce statewide per capita water...