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…
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.
Richmond man sentenced to 38 years in prison for killing two friends in Shockoe Bottom
A 41-year-old man has been sentenced to spend 38 years in prison for the slayings of two best friends in Shockoe Bottom.
Two killings, two days, same gun: Crime spree shakes Rogers Park
A man was shot dead along a lakefront bike path just south of Loyola Park late Monday, just blocks from where an elderly man was fatally shot while walking his dogs over the weekend, according to Chicago police.
Grosvenor to focus on design as plans announced for 30,000 homes
Firm aims to become 'master developer' with focus on high-quality urban design
‘Worth the wait’: Randy Dreiling delivers first football state title to Aquinas
The St. Thomas Aquinas Saints defeated the Wichita Northwest Grizzlies 49-28 in the Class 5A Kansas high school football state championship game in Pittsburg.
ADA Related Lawsuits: What to Know
Collins Collins Muir + Steward LLP Are you looking for a program to meet the California Architects Board ADA course requirement? AIAOC is offering you an opportunity to earn 1.0 qualifying hour for license renewal also qualifies for 1.0 AIA HSW Credit The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) creates multiple triggers for lawsuits against Architects and owners. Knowing the triggers and scope of such lawsuits may aid Architects in avoiding such suits and advising their clients to do the same. Attendees will review a broad range of ADA-related suits and discuss what to do if you or a client get involved or sued Presenter $30 Non-Members Joshua A. Cohen, Esq., has been with the law firm…
Galesburg Amtrak Train Station Renewal
Legat Architects designed an expansion and upgrades to the Amtrak train station in Galesburg, Illinois.
Living Architecture: 100-Seat Church Made of Real Trees
This amazing church in New Zealand was crafted from dozens of living trees, which will form into a strong natural structure as they continue to grow.