The road to renewable energy
Persistence pays off for Bernalillo County, N.M., which wanted to use solar power...
Concrete Polishing Training for Inmates
A Kentucky jail has started an inmate concrete polishing training program to...
Tilt-up records for size. weight, and number of panels
U.S. Penitentiary at Lewisburg
U.S. Penitentiary at Lewisburg, Lewisburg, Pa.
Probation for Big Dig Concrete Fraud
Four former employees of a company convicted of supplying substandard concrete to Boston's troubled Big Dig highway project have avoided prison time for their roles in the scheme.
Keeping green in the black
Nontraditional sources of labor make recycling possible.
Get cheap labor by partnering with nonprofits, prisons
Moberly, Mo., turned to sheltered workshops and then prison inmates to kick off a successful recycling program.
Are You Holding Water Correctly?
Three locations across the country head off flooding and improve water quality by...
PUBLIC WORKS Briefs: July 2005
Cutting electricity costs; detention pond design seminar; fund seeks to help rural projects; bipartisan group launches e-waste group; work-truck resource; highway groups product 'green' forum; aluminum can recycling increases.