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Never heard of such a thing. Cities and counties along with townships submit their request, then CMS uses that total for their RFP. If a supplier cannot meet that total then I would guess some could be left off the RFP total, but have never heard of that. The other comment states " bids range from $70 to $140 per ton" so why is Quincy paying $95 per ton? Still I have never heard of CMS cutting off…
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After decade-long decline, Quincy traffic accidents rise in 2013

After decade-long decline, Quincy traffic accidents rise in 2013

6 months, 1 week ago by Bob Gough

There were 47 more accidents in 2013 than in 2012

Over the last five years, traffic accidents in the City of Quincy had been on a decline.

And while it is still the second lowest number of accidents over the last decade, traffic accidents did increase in the City of Quincy for the first time since 2007.

There were 47 more accidents in 2013 than in 2012. The 1177 mark is still far below the decade peak of 1667 accidents in 2004. 

Year-by-year total traffic accidents in Quincy:

2004 2005 2006 2007 2008  
1667 1527 1407 1557 1397  
           
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013  
1330 1269 1224 1130 1177  

 

 

2010-2013 Accident Comparison by location 

Location

2010

2011

2012

2013

36th Broadway

40

45

40

44

24th State

18

16

23

10

36th Maine

10

21

10

14

12th Maine

5

6

4

3

12th Broadway

17

14

10

13

48th Broadway

18

15

19

18

30th Broadway

12

21

10

14

36th State

5

11

5

6

24th Broadway

13

20

16

19

38th Broadway

15

9

7

16

 


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@KeeneMLB Me too.
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aaaand...On cue, Cards fans bemoaning giving up Ramsey for Masterson. #goodlordpeople
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RT @dgoold: Tucked into Masterson announcement is this tidbit: Wacha has been moved to the 60-day disabled list to clear spot on 40-man ros…
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@DAdamWHIG @sam_douglas22 I bet Garcia never throws another major league pitch for the Cardinals. They just need to be careful with Wacha.