Definitions for public works
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structures (such as highways or schools or bridges or docks) constructed at government expense for public use
Technical projects, often construction or engineering, carried out by the government on behalf of the community.
Public works are a broad category of infrastructure projects, financed and constructed by the government, for recreational, employment, and health and safety uses in the greater community. They include public buildings, transport infrastructure, public spaces, public services, and other, usually long-term, physical assets and facilities. Though often interchangeable with public infrastructure and public capital, public works does not necessarily carry an economic component, thereby being a broader term.
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Public works people have an obligation to work, otherwise they could lose their benefits.
The Angra 3 nuclear power station under construction west of Rio will be the last to be built as a public-works project, the next power station will be built by the private sector.
It ’s extremely troubling to see, when you have examples like union officials say there is not enough money going to public works yet they have teachers collect salaries from districts they don't even work for, Vernuccio said. This does not help the taxpayer at all. i think that is why we are starting to see a push back in general.
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