Don’t Rebuild The Florida Keys

Omri Ben-Shahar , Contributor reprinted from FORBES   Hurricane Irma devastated large portions of the Florida Keys—the 100-mile ribbon of low lying narrow islands connected by bridges to south Florida. The Keys, dense with tourist resorts [...]

Proposed ordinance may speed up demolition process in West Virginia

A proposed ordinance update in Huntington, West Virginia, may speed up the process of demolishing unsound vacant structures, a report by the Huntington Herald-Dispatch says. The ordinance, which went before Huntington City Council for a first [...]

U.S. Might Not Have Enough Construction Workers to Rebuild Houston After Harvey

The disaster that is Tropical Storm Harvey is still ongoing. It will be some time before the waters recede and the effect on Houston can be fully assessed. But it is already clear the damage to [...]

EPA Enforcement Action Helps Protect Children in New Haven from Lead Paint Hazards

BOSTON – An EPA settlement with several affiliated property owners and property management company in New Haven, Conn. requires the company and their affiliates to identify and reduce lead paint hazards in residential rental properties they [...]

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