Disruptions in home heating oil deliveries this winter by one of New Hampshire’s largest fuel companies is helping drive changes in the law governing when dealers can contract with customers to buy fuel in advance.
South Carolina’s House and Senate will be busy this week trying to meet a legislative deadline. Bills that haven’t advanced from one chamber to the other by Thursday have little chance of becoming law this year.
The contractor digging a highway tunnel under Seattle is asking for $190 million in extra pay. Documents obtained by The Seattle Times show Seattle Tunnel Partners has asked for $62.6 million in change orders on top of the $125 million the company wants for repairing the tunnel-boring machine.