How Cincinnati's Public Utilities Have Deployed Drone Aircraft
“Using drone technology we can do it in a matter of minutes, versus a matter of hours or days, and redirect human resources to other facets of the utility,” according to City Manager Harry Black.
‘Unsung hero’: Petco Foundation honors woman for bringing shelter kill rate from 100 percent down...
A Texas woman received $35,000 and will be honored by the Petco Foundation for her dedication to a rundown animal shelter where she dropped the kill rate from 100 percent to zero.
How your Pa. insurance fees finance public-worker pensions
"That's where your premium tax goes. Hundreds of millions a year"
10 ways workers won in Goodyear
As the economy recovers, some companies in Goodyear are expanding and adding jobs. This is what is going on with 10 companies.
Some Safe Shopping Tips
The holidays can be wonderful - lights, trees, music and friends. It can also be a time for those looking to take advantage of your holiday shopping spirit. ...
GM to hire 1,100 workers in California to bolster self-driving car program; gets $8 million tax...
General Motors has secured a state tax break with its pledge to hire more than 1,100 workers in California -- a move that will help expand its self-driving car program.
Doubling Down: How Work Requirements in Public Benefit Programs Hurt Low-Wage Workers
Doubling Down: How Work Requirements in Public Benefit Programs Hurt Low-Wage Workers Recently renewed efforts to impose work requirements as a condition of receipt for public benefits programs reflect a profound misunderstanding of the realities of low-wage jobs.
Greater Augusta Utility District
How to Pay My Bill or View My Account Your Greater Augusta Utility District account has a unique account number, which you will find on the top right hand corner of your bill To view a "How To" on setting up your account click here . When you contact the office for help please have your account information available. For phone inquiries, call us at (207) 622-3701. Online: To login to Your Account you will need to enter both the account number…
Why Some Tenant Groups Are Opposing California’s Density Bill
SB 50 has the support of most California residents, polls suggest, but the bill to allow higher density near transit stops has also drawn opposition from tenants' rights groups.
This public policy expert has some advice about the power of community involvement
Lawyer Sterling Johnson on how volunteering made him feel less powerless. "You cannot keep quiet," he writes. "Not now. Not ever."
DUI Kills Utility Worker in Salinas
101.5 listener pranks co-worker
We've seen our share of quality pranks, but this listener went all out!
How to Hire Reliable Workers
Assess Systems has conducted an objective, scientific study to determine the effectiveness of integrity assessments in the workplace. Integrity plays a crucial role in the makeup of a good employee and the consequences of hiring an unethical employee can be damaging for an organization. When it comes to honesty and integrity, avoiding a bad hire is just as critical as making a good hire decision.
OSHA to investigate how utility worker got stuck in a trench
Buried up to his waist and trapped in a trench for hours. A local utility worker is finally free leaving federal investigators to wonder, ‘how did this happen?’
World Book Day: How the world remembers its literary heroes
An important day for world literature, April 23 is observed every year as World Book Day. The significance of the day also lies in its association with some such stalwarts of world literature as Miguel de Cervantes, William Shakespeare and Inca
10 Happiest (and Unhappiest) Cities for Workers
Employees looking for a little more cheer in their lives should consider moving to the U.S. West Coast, new research shows.
How FR Clothing Programs Benefit Utility Workers
Changing regulations and growing numbers of workers have made FR clothing a more important part of the utility industry, and consistency is important.
How big could the AV industry be? 9.5 million workers and counting
Considering how every corner of the country relies on transportation services of some kind, digitalization within the transportation sector promises to upend labor markets everywhere.
The Women of Worth Campaign Honors Some Amazing and Unsung Heroes
Food & Wine goes way beyond mere eating and drinking. We're on a mission to find the most exciting places, new experiences, emerging trends and sensations.
Energy Providers Of Southern California
The Energy Providers of Southern California is a coalition of the Greater Los Angeles region’s natural gas and electric utilities, in partnership with the California Public Utilities Commission and local city governments.