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structures (such as highways or schools or bridges or docks) constructed at government expense for public use

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If you were registered last year and have not bid nor worked on any public works projects on or after July 1, 2015, you can renew for this fiscal year without incurring a penalty.
The association also states that at present the structures and duties of public works departments are far from uniform: "In the real world there is no one, ideal structure for a public works operation.
The launching of major public work projects beginning the end of this year or in the first half of 2012 will drive sales for the slumping industries of cement, premixed concrete, construction and steel in the next three or four years.
The model extends the growing research on service-learning, focusing on public work and problem solving as the link between education and preparation for citizenship.
With the prime minister's initiative, public works expenditures in the state budget for the next fiscal year, which begins April 1, is almost certain to be reduced.
Currently, Japan's public works spending accounts for more than 5% of gross domestic product (GDP), compared with 1.
Throughout much of our daily life activities, we all take for granted the services and infrastructure that is the realm of our local public works or highway departments.
So far, Odebrecht has landed more than US$400 million in South Florida public works projects.
The book, then, is a study of the 'social construction' of a public works project.
The procurement regulations, which were issued by the Maryland Board of Public Works, would require State contractors to disclaim a deduction for royalties and similar payments to affiliated companies unless those affiliated companies reported those payments as income on a Maryland tax return.
The Senate Environment and Public Works Clean Air Subcommittee is near completion of a series of hearings that have addressed a variety of topics associated with the development and implementation of the stricter air quality standards.
The disputes about growth involve the issues of property rights, taxation, and government planning for public works such as transportation and water.
The neoliberals at the Democratic Leadership Council tend to agree that the idea of a big public works jobs plan is just too "Old Democrat.
2 million," according to Richard Brett, public works manager of road operations in Thunder Bay.
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) today launched Building Compliance & Community Alliance, A Public Works Tool Kit to assist public agencies and contractors to understand and comply with state laws as they put Recovery Act funding to work in California.
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