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Soldotna Creek Park gardens vandalized

...the horticulturist for Soldotna's Parks and Recreation department, Donna Melvin, came to set up the park's sprinkler system and discovered plants had been removed from the beds at the entrance of the park and near the playground. She said...
Demo of vacant portion of Nikiski Rec. Center under reconsideration

...he said. To abide by fire codes, upgrades to the sprinkler system are one of the more expensive costs associated with...of the building, it doesn't need to upgrade its sprinkler system, Navarre said. He said the administration is considering...

...NTSB says buses must have sophisticated suppression systems to control fires, much as high-rise buildings have sprinkler systems."Fire suppression holds the greatest potential for saving lives, reducing costs and minimizing damage," according...

...Princess Puppy Boutique.Steinbeck says in a statement issued early Saturday that the 28 puppies could have died if the sprinkler system hadn't activated and firefighters hadn't quickly extinguished the flames.He says the fire caused $100,000...
Snow removal not up to snuff this season

...order to look around berms for oncoming traffic in the downtown area. I've heard of plans to add an automatic sprinkler system to the soccer fields which are used a few hours a day for a few weeks each summer and yet we can't keep walkways...
Oilers face tough decisions

...declining, the two had to come to a head at some point," he said.Tice said items like Wichita trips and a new sprinkler system for the ballpark were not reckless spending. They were valuable items consistent with the mission of the Oilers...
Bookey: Changes improve quality of life in Kenai

...Daubenspeck Park. ? I co-sponsored legislation providing tax incentives for homes constructed with residential sprinkler systems. This legislation was recognized nationally as a model for offering incentives - rather than mandates - for the...
Forum quizzes local House candidates

...recent legislation signed into law and sponsored by the committee include House Bill 130, a building code requiring sprinkler systems in certain residential buildings, and House Bill 164, an act relating to record-keeping requirements for health...
Help or harm? City of Kenai considering sprinklers as part of new building code

...were required. Tilly said that sprinkler systems are designed to go off taxes -- for homes with sprinkler systems. Numbers from other are worth the cost. "Sprinkler systems will save more lives, plus...
Kenai council approves hike in fees, rents, rates's long-term maintenance projects. The center has spent $111,000 replacing windows and $54,000 on a sprinkler system in the past. The city's recently adopted operating budget includes $125,000 to replace the center's old boiler...


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