BARRIERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BARRIERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Ogden Canyon to be closed for 4 hours Wednesday night http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58216966-78/barriers-canyon-crews-hours.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58216966-78/barriers-canyon-crews-hours.html.csp">Ogden Canyon to be closed for 4 hours Wednesday night</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T17:13:41.387-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 05:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Department of Transportation will be closing State Road 39 Ogden Canyon for about four hours Wednesday, starting at 5:00 p.m., to assist road crews. The Utah Highway Patrol will be assisting with traffic control while crews remove several jersey barriers that were knocked into the river by a semi, according to a tweet from the Weber County Sheriff’s Office. “This was a minor accident/no damage to the truck. It brushed the barriers, knocking a couple into the river,” the sheriff’s office...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58216966@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:13:41 MDT Letter: Eliminate barriers to education http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58084779-82/education-public-barriers-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58084779-82/education-public-barriers-lake.html.csp">Letter: Eliminate barriers to education</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-18T16:53:02.773-06:00">Updated Jun 18, 2014 04:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Our public schools are underfunded and overburdened because the Legislature refuses to properly fund public education in Utah. Unfortunately, we don’t have the luxury of letting this be an excuse for why our local school boards can’t be more creative to find solutions to reduce class sizes, minimize testing hours, and maximize teaching time. Even more important is that we work even harder to remove the disparity in graduation rates between socioeconomic groups and communities and restore societ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58084779@www.sltrib.com Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:53:02 MDT Venice mayor resigns amid corruption scandal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58064772-79/corruption-friday-mayor-scandal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58064772-79/corruption-friday-mayor-scandal.html.csp">Venice mayor resigns amid corruption scandal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By COLLEEN BARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-13T10:36:01.43-06:00">Updated Jun 13, 2014 10:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Milan • Venice’s mayor resigned under pressure Friday, a day after being freed from house arrest under a plea deal linked to a bribery scandal involving the construction of underwater barriers to protect the lagoon city from flooding. The scandal centered on the $6.8 billion Moses project is just one of several kickback probes in recent weeks that have piled pressure on Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to tackle Italy’s endemic corruption, which has deterred international investment and eroded public...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580647722014-06-13T10:36:01.43-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-13T10:36:01.43-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58064772@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jun 2014 10:36:01 MDT