Latest Parks and public spaces construction News

The Latest: UNC trustees approve moving toppled statue

Dec. 3, 2018 11:21 AM EST

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on plans for a new place to put a toppled confederate statue at the University of North Carolina (all times local): 10:55 a.m. The trustees of North Carolina's flagship university have approved a proposal to construct a new building to house a toppled Confederate...

State says permit for refinery near national park justified

Nov. 13, 2018 2:23 PM EST

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Health Department did not improperly discount its own concerns about pollution from a proposed oil refinery near Theodore Roosevelt National Park when it permitted the project earlier this year, attorneys for the agency and for the developer argue. The department and...