Ecology organizations appeal to higher court against Ritz-Carlton –

ORANJESTAD — The four ecology organizations that were dismissed by the judge last month in their demand on withdrawal of the construction permit from the Ritz-Carlton Hotel on Aruba, will be appealing to a higher court. The organizations Turtugaruba …
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Ecology wants higher fees for processing water rights permits – Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

YAKIMA — Washington officials are asking lawmakers to allow them to charge higher fees to process water rights applications for residents, cities and businesses. Opponents argue that the state Department of Ecology, the agency charged with managing the …
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Road damage estimates higher than first anticipated

Damage to county roads due to heavy rainstorms that pummeled the county about a month ago are slowly being made passable.
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