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Motorcyclist dead after colliding with Kansas police vehicle, chief says
A motorcyclist died after colliding with a Tonganoxie, Kansas, police vehicle Friday night, authorities said. The crash happened near State Avenue and Village Street while an officer was trying to conduct a traffic stop.
Safety Tips for Water Facility Management
Safety Tips for Water Facility Management The time is always right to perform a detailed review of your community’s safety procedures that protect your critical, yet sometimes overlooked assets. These include water treatment facilities, well houses, pump stations, aquatic facilities, or wastewater treatment facilities. Here are five tips to keep in mind when looking at the safety of your facility 1. There are several categories of fire extinguishers on the market, with different ratings intended for different uses. For example, some are rated for electrical fires (Class C), while others are intended for grease fires (Class K) Water extinguishers (APW extinguishers) should never be used on an electrical room or a grease fire, but are the…
66-year-old arrested in Kansas days after killing man outside KC home, prosecutor says
A 66-year-old Kansas City man, Marshall Celestine, has been arrested and charged in the shooting death of Morris “Mac” Clay as he was leaving a home Aug. 17, according to the Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office.
15 DIY Projects Involving Sand
If you're a summertime lover and a total beach person, then you're definitely familiar with just how many awesome things can be done with or made out of sa
Winter Storms Challenge Barn, Horse Owners
Winter 2015 is piling snow, sleet, and freezing rain on much of the country. Find out how horse owners are coping.
Building God's Way
The world’s way of construction, by most measures, is a broken process. The BuildingSmart Alliance estimates that as much as 70% of commercial construction projects are over budget or late. Learn about the revolutionary Building God’s Way approach that integrates biblical stewardship, relationships and ministry outreach, and cuts construction costs by up to 30% Learn how your church can take advantage of more affordable building options in your area, including adaptive re-use of existing commercial buildings Discover a dynamic and cost-effective 3-day design process that has helped more than 700 ministries nationwide to cast a clear vision for the future and bring their ministry dreams to life! Learn about the latest innovations in the design of…
How to Measure the Benefits of a Landscape
“We can’t achieve sustainability without considering the landscape. Performance happens there,” argued Barbara Deutsch, FASLA, president of the Landscape Architecture Foundation (…
10 buildings you must see around the new boom-time Washington
Architecture got bolder but — heaven forfend — not too bold. It is D.C.
20 Distinguished Minority Architects and Designers You Need To Know
The “Say it Loud” exhibition recognizes the skills and contributions of people of color in the design, engineering and construction of the built environment.