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Select articles from the Local Government News publication are available below.

Date Articles Format
04/19
  • Procedures for submitting DBE/HUB/SBE goal requests for LG projects
  • Deadline quickly approaching for LGPP re-qualification
05/18
  • Check contractor's debarment status
01/18
  • Guidebook helps LGs plan projects for MPOs
  • New DBE special provisions for LG projects
  • Legislative bills impact local government contracts
12/16
  • Using administrative qualification, precertification in professional procurements
06/15
  • General and special provisions for LG contracts
03/15
  • Navigating the local government project process: Online toolkit to guide users through project development
  • NEPA assignments
02/15
  • 2014 Specifications on local government projects
  • What is a local government project?
  • Child support requirements
02/14
  • Collecting sub-recipient DUNS numbers
07/13
  • Check both federal, state debarred lists
  • Assess liquidated damages as soon as project exceeds its contract time
  • Local governments encouraged to invite law enforcement to pre-construction safety meetings
  • Not all Special Provisions apply to local government projects
06/13
  • Are signed child support certifications required in contactor bid documents?
  • Right-of-way requirements for local government projects
  • Storm water compliance for local lets
03/13
  • What is an AFA?
  • Local government projects must follow quality assurance program
  • Traffic control deficiencies in work zones
  • SAFETY MINUTE: Traffic control maintenance in construction zones
02/13
  • State, federal contact information for required job site poster
  • New federal wage rates decisions
11/12
  • Free online information, videos for local governments interested in federal project reimbursements
  • Local government responsibilities for FHWA and TxDOT-funded projects

 

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