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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...
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...

...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...
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...
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...
Sterling Community Center opens doors

...problems. That's our goal," he said. The center also contains 10,000-gallons of water storage space for its sprinkler system, a storage room and two locker rooms for out-of-town students visiting Sterling for school games. "When they...
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...


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