More stories about Orlando-Kissimmee, FL

  • Rolling Relief

    A town transforms school buses into mobile first-responder units.

  • Sucking in the Savings

    A veteran of both gravity and vacuum sewer systems crunches the numbers.

  • Smart Gamble

    Two decades of experience allow a waste-to-energy facility to chart its own course on its expansion project.

  • Mea Culpa!

  • Avoiding the hidden costs of design-bid-build

  • Give 'em What They Want

  • Water Journeys from Sea to Sink

    Wholesale supplier Tampa Bay Water has begun selling water produced by the nation's largest reverse-osmosis seawater desalination facility. So far, the customers are public utilities in Florida's Hillsborough, Pasco, and Pinellas counties and the cities of New Port Richey, St. Petersburg, and Tampa.

  • Friends Indeed

  • Clearing the Road

    Lake Forest, Calif., had a big challenge. One of southern Orange County's oldest communities, the city was surrounded by shiny new retail centers that were stealing local shoppers and dollars. Further complicating the problem was El Toro Road; the primary roadway to the city's downtown was ranked...

  • Down & Dirty January 2008