Across The Wire

  1. Municipal Solid Waste Study Will Quantify Recycled Material And Its Economic Impacts In Texas

    A statewide recycling survey in Texas that was launched in mid-August will close on October 31. The Study on the Economic Impacts of Recycling (Study) seeks to quantify the amount of recycling occurring throughout Texas and will assess the economic state of the recycling industry in Texas

  2. Tacoma Flood Protection Project Wins 2016 Public Works Project Of The Year Award

    The American Public Works Association (APWA) has selected the Tacoma Central Wastewater Treatment Plant Flood Protection Project for one of its 2016 Public Works Project of the Year Awards in the Disaster/Emergency Preparedness category

  3. Dr Pepper Snapple Group And Keep America Beautiful Bring Recycling To More Public Parks

    Americans should expect to see cleaner public parks this fall thanks to a significant grant made possible by Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE: DPS) in collaboration with Keep America Beautiful

  4. Pennsylvania Department Of Transportation Creates New Web Application For Managing Traffic Signals

    Taking another step toward its goal of improved management of traffic signals, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has created a new web application with a pre-populated database that consolidates information about 8,700 traffic signals located on state routes

  5. City Of Fresno Selects Accela Civic Platform For $3M Software Upgrade

    Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based productivity and civic engagement solutions for government, today announced that Fresno, CA, has selected multiple solutions on the Accela Civic Platform to help the City streamline service delivery, build a better community and improve the citizen experience

  6. Smart City Solutions Push Providers And City Planners To Coordinate On Wireless Connectivity

    As LTE and other wireless technologies advance smart city solutions, it is crucial that solutions providers liaise with city planners to take a coordinated approach on connectivity selection, says ABI Research.

  7. ICMA-RC Mobile Enhancements For Public Sector Continue

    ICMA-RC has introduced two enhancements to its mobile app: a text messaging feature and plan-level customization. Both components are designed for the state and local government retirement plan sponsor and participant clients.

  8. Bay Area's Aging Streets And Roads Teeter Near Edge Of Pavement Quality Cliff

    Pavement conditions around the region improved ever so slightly in 2015, but the typical Bay Area street remains seriously worn and likely to need rehabilitation soon

  9. Automated Parking Goes Hollywood: Unitronics Opens New Facility In West Hollywood

    Unitronics Systems Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Unitronics, a leading global provider of industrial automation products, automated warehouses and automated parking solutions, announced the grand opening of its Automated Vehicle Storage and Retrieval System (AVSRS) garage in West Hollywood, serving City Hall and the newly renovated Community Plaza, located at 8300 Santa Monica Boulevard.

  10. Yulong Received Four New Assignments To Recycle Construction Waste In Zhengdong New District

    Yulong Eco-Materials Limited (NasdaqCM: YECO), an eco-friendly building products and construction waste management company, today announced that it received four new assignments to recycle construction waste in four villages in Zhengdong New District of Zhengzhou City, the provincial capital of Henan Province