Facilities

6/20/2012

6/20/2012

A Brooklyn public school building that had leaking light fixtures will be moved to the top of the list of schools with PCB problems, and the city will replace its lighting very soon, city officials said last week.

6/19/2012

6/19/2012

The thought of having her 11-year-old daughter walk 1.7 miles crossing Interstate 235 to a new school next fall has Jessica Bilotta so worked up, she has contacted everyone she can think of in the Des Moines (Iowa) school district.

6/14/2012

6/14/2012

Since early May, the South Texas Independent School District students aboard the four longest bus routes can do homework and study thanks to Wi-Fi on buses.

6/11/2012

6/11/2012

Arizona's largest school district has a building-repair crisis.

6/6/2012

6/6/2012

IdeaPaint announced that it has again expanded its product portfolio with the introduction of CLEAR, a certified low-emission, virtually odorless, LEED-compliant dry erase paint.

6/5/2012

6/5/2012

Total and its affiliate SunPower announced the commissioning of a new photovoltaic solar panel manufacturing and assembly plant in the De Vernejoul industrial park in Porcelette, Eastern France.

5/30/2012

5/30/2012

The Iowa City (Iowa) School District is trying to work around the problem as the giant black plume of smoke still is lingering near some of its schools.

5/23/2012

5/23/2012

Auditors overseen by the Secretary of State’s office pored through 6,859 measures identified in school energy audits from 2002 to 2010, and found school districts often didn’t implement the most cost-saving recommendations.

5/22/2012

5/22/2012

The American Civil Liberties Union of Florida is targeting schools in Orange, Polk and Palm Beach counties, among others, for what it says are illegally discriminatory single-sex classrooms.

5/17/2012

5/17/2012

A Chevron representative believes Milpitas Unified School District has been a shining light for the one in three school districts within Santa Clara County now committed to or deploying solar power.

5/15/2012

5/15/2012

Automated Logic Corporation recently honored its top distribution offices at its Annual Meeting in Chicago. 

5/11/2012

5/11/2012

Lunch prices at Columbia Public Schools likely will rise again next school year.

5/11/2012

Remember school lunches? Some of it was good -- the cookies, sometimes the pizza, mostly the items that would make any self-respecting nutritionist cringe. But in the past 15 years or so, schools have come under fire for serving a hot mess of carbs, salt, and too many trans fats.

5/11/2012

The first new elementary school in New Mexico's Bernalillo Public Schools district in 30 years features storefront, curtainwall and sunshades from Tubelite, Inc. 

5/9/2012

5/9/2012

The cash-strapped Miami-Dade School District has several options to consider from developers interested in buying its prime downtown real estate, but interest has cooled from its biggest suitor -- the Genting Group.

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