envirosmart http://wkms.org en After Protest, LBL Maintenance Contract Awarded to South Carolina Company http://wkms.org/post/after-protest-lbl-maintenance-contract-awarded-south-carolina-company <p>The federal government has given final approval to an $8.5 million maintenance contract&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">at the Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area.</span></p><p>The U.S. Forest Service awarded South Carolina-based&nbsp;EnviroSmart the 5-year contract in August <a href="http://wkms.org/post/lbl-maintenace-protest-outcome-us-attorney-generals-office">which prompted a protest by union workers contracted with Swift &amp; Staley</a> - the&nbsp;Kevil&nbsp;company which has conducted maintenance operations at the park since 2010.</p><p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 22:42:03 +0000 John Null 37387 at http://wkms.org After Protest, LBL Maintenance Contract Awarded to South Carolina Company LBL Maintenace Protest Outcome Up to US Attorney General's Office http://wkms.org/post/lbl-maintenace-protest-outcome-us-attorney-generals-office <p>The U.S. Attorney General's office will soon decide whether to uphold a protest aimed at stalling a Land Between the Lakes maintenance contract won by a South Carolina-based company.</p><p>The U.S. Forest Service awarded EnviroSmart the contract in late August, over local company Swift &amp; Staley, which has managed road, trail and facility maintenance along with environmental services for the last three and a half years.</p><p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 22:56:41 +0000 John Null 36288 at http://wkms.org LBL Maintenace Protest Outcome Up to US Attorney General's Office