Hurricane-hit Dominica hurries to prepare for next storm season

first_img Greater Focus on Regional Agriculture Sep 3, 2020 Sep 4, 2020 You may be interested in… Make COVID Recovery ‘a true turning point’ for people and… Sep 10, 2020 Oct 7, 2020 Achieving Global Goals ‘not about ticking boxes,’ Dominica tells UNAs the world sharpened its focus on achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), it must recognise the stakes for small island developing States, the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Dominica told the United Nations on Saturday. She noted that the 2030 Agenda must drive action on climate change, environmental protection and…September 26, 2016In “Barbados”Dominica Foreign Minister praises humanity of Caribbean people, strength of CARICOM institutionsDominica’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Hon. Francine Baron, last week expressed gratitude to the people of the Caribbean for their support following the passage of Hurricane Maria through Dominica last September. The Minister was at the time addressing an appreciation ceremony that the Dominica Association of Barbados held earlier…March 26, 2018In “Barbados”In St. Kitts and Nevis, Commonwealth SG talks of helping SIDS build climate resilienceBASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, MAY 2ND, 2018 (PRESS SEC) – St. Kitts and Nevis’ Prime Minister, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, met with Rt. Hon. Patricia Scotland QC today, Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018, at Government Headquarters. The Prime Minister’s discussion with the Commonwealth Secretary-General was informed by their shared values and…May 2, 2018In “Antigua & Barbuda”Share this on WhatsApp ‘Step In our Shoes’ – Dr. Carla Barnett NASA Features Belizean Scientist, Emil Cherrington and… LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The Caribbean island of Dominica, still reeling from Hurricane Maria last September, is on the “frontline of the war on climate change” and has only five months to prepare for the next hurricane season, its foreign minister said.“Time is not on our side,” Francine Baron told an event in London, adding that the tiny island nation of 71,000 people is taking steps to “build back better” after last year’s disaster.The top-strength storm killed at least 14 in Dominica, and caused damage worth $931 million, according to a government report.“No part of the island was spared – every single sector and every single family was negatively affected by this hurricane,” Baron told Tuesday’s discussion on the Caribbean region’s resilience to disasters. Read more at: Reuters Share this:PrintTwitterFacebookLinkedInLike this:Like Loading…last_img read more

Dura Automotive CFO David Bovee to Retire

first_imgROCHESTER HILLS, MI — Dura Automotive Systems announced this week CFO David Bovee will retire March 1 after more than 32 years with Dura and its predecessor companies. Bovee will be succeeded by the company’s current vice president and corporate controller, Keith Marchiando, who will become chief financial officer effective March 1. Bovee will remain with Dura Automotive until April 1, to facilitate an orderly transition. AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement During his tenure, Bovee ushered the company through 19 acquisitions that helped build Dura from a $100 million U.S. company into a $2.5 billion company with global operations in 15 countries. Keith Marchiando has served as Dura’s vice president and corporate controller since joining the company in April 2003. In this role, Marchiando has had primary responsibility for directing Dura’s accounting, global strategic planning, forecasting and business reporting processes. In addition, he has extensive experience in international finance and instituting effective analytical practices. Prior to joining DURA in 1997, Marchiando joined the Dow Chemical Co. and was instrumental in the formation of Dow Automotive, a $1.3 billion business unit, where he held the position of global finance director. Marchiando began his career at Ford Motor Co. in 1990, where he held finance positions of increasing responsibility in manufacturing, purchasing and product development. For more information about Dura Automotive, visit: www.duraauto.com. _______________________________________ Click here to view the rest of today’s headlines.last_img read more

Stephen Myers Resigns as Myers Industries CEO

first_imgFrom Staff & Wire Reports AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisementAKRON, OHIO — Stephen Myers, CEO of Myers Industries Inc. for the last 21 years, yesterday announced that he would resign and retire from that position effective immediately. Myers will continue as chairman of the board. John Orr, currently company president and COO, was named to replace Myers as CEO effective May 1. “After discussions with our board of directors, we decided that it was appropriate to transition CEO responsibilities to John Orr,” Myers said. “I have had the privilege of working closely with John over the past several years and believe that his role in helping to spearhead efforts to strengthen connections with our customers, advance new products and improve our cost structure demonstrates that he is well suited to direct the company’s continuing efforts to maintain and enhance leadership positions in each of our key product areas.” Orr, who joined Myers in 2001 after a 28-year career with Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. where he had been vice president of manufacturing for its North American Tire group, has served as Myers president and COO since 2003. Myers joined the Myers Industries in 1967, and was named CEO in 1984. _______________________________________ Click here to view the rest of today’s headlines.,Lubrication Specialties Inc. (LSI), manufacturer of Hot Shot’s Secret brand of performance additives and oils, recently announced the expansion of senior leadership. Steve deMoulpied joins LSI as the company’s chief operating officer (COO). AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement DeMoulpied comes to LSI from the Private Client Services practice of Ernst & Young where he managed strategy & operations improvement engagements for privately held client businesses. Some of his prior roles include VP of strategic development, director of strategic initiatives, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt at OptumHealth, UnitedHealth Group’s health services business, as well as Lean Six Sigma Black Belt at General Electric, where he applied operations improvement principles to customer service, supply chain and product development. A successful entrepreneur, deMoulpied is also the founder of PrestoFresh, a Cleveland-based e-commerce food/grocery business.  With more than 20 years of experience across multiple industries and functional areas, deMoulpied has particular expertise in organizations with complex technical products. Combined, his prior positions have required a spectrum of skills in corporate strategy, operations improvement, product quality, and revenue cycle management. He has an impressive history of utilizing data driven problem solving (Lean Six Sigma) and project management (PMP and CSM) to achieve strategic goals surrounding customer satisfaction, operational efficiency and improved profit.  DeMoulpied has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Management from the United States Air Force Academy and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Dayton in Marketing and International Business. He served six years with the USAF overseeing the development of technology used on fighter aircraft and the E-3 Surveillance aircraft, finishing his career honorably as Captain. LSI President Brett Tennar says, “Steve’s success in developing operational strategies that improves the bottom line, builds teamwork, reduces waste and ensures quality product development and distribution checks many of the boxes of what we were looking for in a COO. This, coupled with his career in the Air Force working with highly technical systems and his in-depth understanding of Lean Six Sigma and Business Process Management sealed our offer. As our tagline states, our products are Powered by Science. This data driven approach is one reason why our company has grown exponentially as we employ the most advanced technology to product development. I am confident that Steve is the right person to drive operational strategy for our diverse and growing brands.” Advertisementlast_img read more

Grote Names New VP of Engineering

first_imgMADISON, IN — Art Hernandez has joined Grote Industries, LLC as vice president of engineering. He will report directly to Grote President Eric Morris. AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement Hernandez joins Grote after having spent the past eight years with Visteon Corp., most recently as senior manager of product development for instrumentation products. While at Visteon, Hernandez spent two years managing Visteon’s Guaruhlos, Brazil, electronics facility. Prior to Visteon’s spin-off, he spent ten years with Ford. He also spent six years with General Motors in the AC Spark Plug Division. Hernandez is a graduate of the University of California, Berkley, with a bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering. He also earned a master of arts degree in business management from Central Michigan University. _______________________________________ Click here to view the rest of today’s headlines.,Lubrication Specialties Inc. (LSI), manufacturer of Hot Shot’s Secret brand of performance additives and oils, recently announced the expansion of senior leadership. Steve deMoulpied joins LSI as the company’s chief operating officer (COO). AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement LSI President Brett Tennar says, “Steve’s success in developing operational strategies that improves the bottom line, builds teamwork, reduces waste and ensures quality product development and distribution checks many of the boxes of what we were looking for in a COO. This, coupled with his career in the Air Force working with highly technical systems and his in-depth understanding of Lean Six Sigma and Business Process Management sealed our offer. As our tagline states, our products are Powered by Science. This data driven approach is one reason why our company has grown exponentially as we employ the most advanced technology to product development. I am confident that Steve is the right person to drive operational strategy for our diverse and growing brands.” Advertisement DeMoulpied has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Management from the United States Air Force Academy and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Dayton in Marketing and International Business. He served six years with the USAF overseeing the development of technology used on fighter aircraft and the E-3 Surveillance aircraft, finishing his career honorably as Captain. With more than 20 years of experience across multiple industries and functional areas, deMoulpied has particular expertise in organizations with complex technical products. Combined, his prior positions have required a spectrum of skills in corporate strategy, operations improvement, product quality, and revenue cycle management. He has an impressive history of utilizing data driven problem solving (Lean Six Sigma) and project management (PMP and CSM) to achieve strategic goals surrounding customer satisfaction, operational efficiency and improved profit.  DeMoulpied comes to LSI from the Private Client Services practice of Ernst & Young where he managed strategy & operations improvement engagements for privately held client businesses. Some of his prior roles include VP of strategic development, director of strategic initiatives, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt at OptumHealth, UnitedHealth Group’s health services business, as well as Lean Six Sigma Black Belt at General Electric, where he applied operations improvement principles to customer service, supply chain and product development. A successful entrepreneur, deMoulpied is also the founder of PrestoFresh, a Cleveland-based e-commerce food/grocery business. last_img read more

The Marx Group Hires Donna Wagner

first_imgDeMoulpied comes to LSI from the Private Client Services practice of Ernst & Young where he managed strategy & operations improvement engagements for privately held client businesses. Some of his prior roles include VP of strategic development, director of strategic initiatives, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt at OptumHealth, UnitedHealth Group’s health services business, as well as Lean Six Sigma Black Belt at General Electric, where he applied operations improvement principles to customer service, supply chain and product development. A successful entrepreneur, deMoulpied is also the founder of PrestoFresh, a Cleveland-based e-commerce food/grocery business.  SAN RAFAEL, CA — Donna Wagner has joined The Marx Group as account strategist and supervisor. She will focus on helping clients with strategic marketing and business design consultation and marketing communications programs for new customers in the automotive aftermarket and OE segments and related fields. AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement Wagner has more than 16 years of experience in the automotive aftermarket. During 12 years at the Car Care Council, she worked in various roles of increasing responsibility, concluding with her tenure as president of the Council when it became part of the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association (AAIA). For the past four years, she was an account executive with Gelia Wells & Mohr, serving business-to-business clients in the off-highway and industrial segments with marketing strategy and communications solutions. Wagner earned her AAP (Automotive Aftermarket Professional) designation in 2000, and holds an MBA from Bowling Green State University and a BS in Computer Science from Mount Union College. She is active with AAIA as a member of the Marketing and Member Relations Committee. Wagner resides in the Toledo, OH, area and will focus on developing clients east of the Rockies.,Lubrication Specialties Inc. (LSI), manufacturer of Hot Shot’s Secret brand of performance additives and oils, recently announced the expansion of senior leadership. Steve deMoulpied joins LSI as the company’s chief operating officer (COO). AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement With more than 20 years of experience across multiple industries and functional areas, deMoulpied has particular expertise in organizations with complex technical products. Combined, his prior positions have required a spectrum of skills in corporate strategy, operations improvement, product quality, and revenue cycle management. He has an impressive history of utilizing data driven problem solving (Lean Six Sigma) and project management (PMP and CSM) to achieve strategic goals surrounding customer satisfaction, operational efficiency and improved profit.  LSI President Brett Tennar says, “Steve’s success in developing operational strategies that improves the bottom line, builds teamwork, reduces waste and ensures quality product development and distribution checks many of the boxes of what we were looking for in a COO. This, coupled with his career in the Air Force working with highly technical systems and his in-depth understanding of Lean Six Sigma and Business Process Management sealed our offer. As our tagline states, our products are Powered by Science. This data driven approach is one reason why our company has grown exponentially as we employ the most advanced technology to product development. I am confident that Steve is the right person to drive operational strategy for our diverse and growing brands.” Advertisement DeMoulpied has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Management from the United States Air Force Academy and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Dayton in Marketing and International Business. He served six years with the USAF overseeing the development of technology used on fighter aircraft and the E-3 Surveillance aircraft, finishing his career honorably as Captain.last_img read more

AVM Industries Appoints New Director of Product Management

first_imgMARION, SC — AVM Industries, manufacturer and distributor of the StrongArm and MightyLift brand gas charged lift support programs, has appointed Rod Morrison to the position of director of product management for the company’s aftermarket division. AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement Morrison is a 25 year veteran of the automotive aftermarket spending most of those years with ArvinMeritor/Maremont. In his new role at AVM, Morrison is charged with the oversight of the company’s current product lines and markets, and will be assisting in the identification, design and development of new product categories and new markets. For more information about AVM, go to: http://www.avmind.com.,Lubrication Specialties Inc. (LSI), manufacturer of Hot Shot’s Secret brand of performance additives and oils, recently announced the expansion of senior leadership. Steve deMoulpied joins LSI as the company’s chief operating officer (COO). AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement DeMoulpied comes to LSI from the Private Client Services practice of Ernst & Young where he managed strategy & operations improvement engagements for privately held client businesses. Some of his prior roles include VP of strategic development, director of strategic initiatives, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt at OptumHealth, UnitedHealth Group’s health services business, as well as Lean Six Sigma Black Belt at General Electric, where he applied operations improvement principles to customer service, supply chain and product development. A successful entrepreneur, deMoulpied is also the founder of PrestoFresh, a Cleveland-based e-commerce food/grocery business.  LSI President Brett Tennar says, “Steve’s success in developing operational strategies that improves the bottom line, builds teamwork, reduces waste and ensures quality product development and distribution checks many of the boxes of what we were looking for in a COO. This, coupled with his career in the Air Force working with highly technical systems and his in-depth understanding of Lean Six Sigma and Business Process Management sealed our offer. As our tagline states, our products are Powered by Science. This data driven approach is one reason why our company has grown exponentially as we employ the most advanced technology to product development. I am confident that Steve is the right person to drive operational strategy for our diverse and growing brands.” Advertisement With more than 20 years of experience across multiple industries and functional areas, deMoulpied has particular expertise in organizations with complex technical products. Combined, his prior positions have required a spectrum of skills in corporate strategy, operations improvement, product quality, and revenue cycle management. He has an impressive history of utilizing data driven problem solving (Lean Six Sigma) and project management (PMP and CSM) to achieve strategic goals surrounding customer satisfaction, operational efficiency and improved profit.  DeMoulpied has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Management from the United States Air Force Academy and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Dayton in Marketing and International Business. He served six years with the USAF overseeing the development of technology used on fighter aircraft and the E-3 Surveillance aircraft, finishing his career honorably as Captain.last_img read more

Heidts Announces New Director of Sales and Marketing

first_imgWith more than 20 years of experience across multiple industries and functional areas, deMoulpied has particular expertise in organizations with complex technical products. Combined, his prior positions have required a spectrum of skills in corporate strategy, operations improvement, product quality, and revenue cycle management. He has an impressive history of utilizing data driven problem solving (Lean Six Sigma) and project management (PMP and CSM) to achieve strategic goals surrounding customer satisfaction, operational efficiency and improved profit.  DeMoulpied has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Management from the United States Air Force Academy and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Dayton in Marketing and International Business. He served six years with the USAF overseeing the development of technology used on fighter aircraft and the E-3 Surveillance aircraft, finishing his career honorably as Captain. DeMoulpied comes to LSI from the Private Client Services practice of Ernst & Young where he managed strategy & operations improvement engagements for privately held client businesses. Some of his prior roles include VP of strategic development, director of strategic initiatives, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt at OptumHealth, UnitedHealth Group’s health services business, as well as Lean Six Sigma Black Belt at General Electric, where he applied operations improvement principles to customer service, supply chain and product development. A successful entrepreneur, deMoulpied is also the founder of PrestoFresh, a Cleveland-based e-commerce food/grocery business.  LSI President Brett Tennar says, “Steve’s success in developing operational strategies that improves the bottom line, builds teamwork, reduces waste and ensures quality product development and distribution checks many of the boxes of what we were looking for in a COO. This, coupled with his career in the Air Force working with highly technical systems and his in-depth understanding of Lean Six Sigma and Business Process Management sealed our offer. As our tagline states, our products are Powered by Science. This data driven approach is one reason why our company has grown exponentially as we employ the most advanced technology to product development. I am confident that Steve is the right person to drive operational strategy for our diverse and growing brands.” Advertisement WAUCONDA, Ill. – Heidts Hot Rod & Muscle Car Parts has announced John Sonnefeldt as its new director of sales and marketing.AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement Sonnefeldt comes to Heidts with more than 15 years of experience in the automotive performance aftermarket. His knowledge of drag racing, road racing, NASCAR, restoration and the car building community is sure to be a huge asset, said the company. “The opportunity to work for a company dedicated to developing great products is very exciting,” said Sonnefeldt. “I’ll do my part to grow the business and support this respected brand as we find ways to improve communication with customers and distributors.” Sonnefeldt has built and displays an award winning ’71 RestoMod Chevelle. He has a bachelor’s degree from Lewis University and is enrolled in the MBA graduate program at Northeastern University.,Lubrication Specialties Inc. (LSI), manufacturer of Hot Shot’s Secret brand of performance additives and oils, recently announced the expansion of senior leadership. Steve deMoulpied joins LSI as the company’s chief operating officer (COO). AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisementlast_img read more

Territory Manager

first_imgDeMoulpied comes to LSI from the Private Client Services practice of Ernst & Young where he managed strategy & operations improvement engagements for privately held client businesses. Some of his prior roles include VP of strategic development, director of strategic initiatives, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt at OptumHealth, UnitedHealth Group’s health services business, as well as Lean Six Sigma Black Belt at General Electric, where he applied operations improvement principles to customer service, supply chain and product development. A successful entrepreneur, deMoulpied is also the founder of PrestoFresh, a Cleveland-based e-commerce food/grocery business.  Territory Manager Position AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement Nationally recognized automotive aftermarket company is seeking an experienced and motivated self starter for a Territory Sales Manager position in the Houston, Texas, market. Some travel required. Company car, Expenses, $47K Base Salary, Benefits, Bonus opportunities. Resume must be received by July 10, 2010. Email resume to hous_resume@yahoo.com,Lubrication Specialties Inc. (LSI), manufacturer of Hot Shot’s Secret brand of performance additives and oils, recently announced the expansion of senior leadership. Steve deMoulpied joins LSI as the company’s chief operating officer (COO). AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement With more than 20 years of experience across multiple industries and functional areas, deMoulpied has particular expertise in organizations with complex technical products. Combined, his prior positions have required a spectrum of skills in corporate strategy, operations improvement, product quality, and revenue cycle management. He has an impressive history of utilizing data driven problem solving (Lean Six Sigma) and project management (PMP and CSM) to achieve strategic goals surrounding customer satisfaction, operational efficiency and improved profit.  LSI President Brett Tennar says, “Steve’s success in developing operational strategies that improves the bottom line, builds teamwork, reduces waste and ensures quality product development and distribution checks many of the boxes of what we were looking for in a COO. This, coupled with his career in the Air Force working with highly technical systems and his in-depth understanding of Lean Six Sigma and Business Process Management sealed our offer. As our tagline states, our products are Powered by Science. This data driven approach is one reason why our company has grown exponentially as we employ the most advanced technology to product development. I am confident that Steve is the right person to drive operational strategy for our diverse and growing brands.” Advertisement DeMoulpied has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Management from the United States Air Force Academy and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Dayton in Marketing and International Business. He served six years with the USAF overseeing the development of technology used on fighter aircraft and the E-3 Surveillance aircraft, finishing his career honorably as Captain.last_img read more

LAFD Tests Fire Hydrants In Tsikumu Village

first_imgLos Alamos Firefighters are out today testing fire hydrants in Tsikumu Village. Photo by Delbert Romero/ladailypost.comlast_img

Cone Zone: Week Of Sept. 23

first_imgCOUNTY News:Road Closures: Atomic Man Duathlon Fat Man and Little Boy Races in White Rock Saturday MorningThe Atomic Man Duathlon Fat Man race begins at 8 a.m. and the Little Boy Race begins at 8:20 a.m. The races should end by 12:30 p.m. The intersection of Grand Canyon at N.M. 4  (at Pajarito Road) will be manned by police officers.The Foot Race route will begin at Pinon Elementary School and head down Grand Canyon to N.M. 4 to Piedra Loop and back to Pinon Elementary. The Bike race route is similar with the exception they will loop around back to the school and then back to N.M. 4 to Bandelier and back to Pinon Elementary School. Police officers will assist at all turn arounds. The road will be closed at Sherwood Boulevard and Grand Canyon on the school side. It also will be closed at Grand Canyon Drive at Sierra Vista Drive.Drivers are urged to follow all traffic devices, slow down and watch for bikers and pedestrians. Natural Gas Purging As Part Of N.M. 502 Roundabout Project Tuesday And Thursday As part of the N.M. 502 Road Reconstruction Project, Parker Construction will be tying in a new section of gas line at the DP Road/Trinity Drive intersection. Gas and air will be purged from the line several times between the hours of 5 a.m. and noon Tuesday, Sept. 24 and again Thursday, Sept. 26. During the purging operation, citizens may smell natural gas and hear loud noises usually associated with the controlled release of gas from the pipe. Vehicle traffic may be stopped for short periods of time to minimize any potential sources of ignition.   Purging is necessary to safely release  gas and air out of the line and into the atmosphere to safely pressurize the new system. The procedure is performed under strict federal regulatory requirements and is safe. Diamond Drive Paving Construction is nearly complete with minor clean-up work Monday through Wednesday. Expect periodic lane drops as the contractor removes plates in the roadway and takes care of general wrap up and clean-up activities. White Rock Crack Sealing Project GM Emulsion continues crack sealing roads in White Rock and expect to be working on Bryce Avenue this week. Crews are working 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. The contractor will set up flagging operations to allow traffic flow. Weather permitting, work should be completed by Sept. 30. The contractor will then return in mid-October to fog seal the same locations. Those residences and businesses impacted by the crack sealing work will receive information with daily schedules, coordination instructions and contact information.Questions on the above projects? E-mail lacpw@lacnm.us, or call 505.662.8150.Other road construction projects:N.M. 502 Roundabout and Road Reconstruction (NMDOT project)See special natural gas purging alert above for Tuesday, Sept. 24 and Thursday, Sept. 26. Otherwise, no change from last week’s report. Eastbound N.M. 502 traffic detours onto 4th Street and Central Avenue. After a full stop, motorists turn right (east) and travel through the construction zone to continue east bound out of Los Alamos on N.M 502. Westbound N.M 502 traffic entering Los Alamos and approaching the roundabout construction zone detours onto Central Avenue then west to Knecht Street then left to return to Trinity Drive. There is only one lane of traffic in each direction on Central Avenue. Project hours are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Please slow down, use caution and expect delays in this area, especially during peak commute times.Traffic advisories from NMDOT are available on www.nmroads.com and motorists are asked to check the site for updates on this project as it proceeds.TA-21 Clean Up Project – DP Road (N3B project)No change from last week’s report. Clean-up work on the LANL TA-21 Site at the far eastern end of DP Road continues. Large trucks carrying away demolition debris containers will be exiting DP Road at an average of approximately three trucks per day. Motorists are asked to be alert for trucks exiting; use caution when entering or exiting DP Road, as this area is near the N.M. 502 Road Reconstruction project.Oppenheimer Road ExcavationMarcon Excavating, Inc continues excavating a section of road located near 557 Oppenheimer with a traffic lane shift in this area. The project timeline has been extended and it is now anticipated to wrap up by Sept. 30. Motorists are urged to drive slowly through this work zone and watch for pedestrians.last_img read more