The Javits-Wagner-O’Day Act

The Javits-Wagner-O’Day Act

About the The Javits-Wagner-O’Day Act Under the requirements of the Javits-Wagner-O’Day Act, federal agencies are required to purchase certain supplies and services from non-profits which employ the blind and severely disabled. This includes federal agencies, the military, the Postal Service, executive departments, and some private/public federal corporations. The JWOD act is administered by the AbilityOne…

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The Multi Billion Dollar Redevelopment of LAX

One of America’s busiest airports in undergoing a major face-lift. The Westfield Corporation, a retail development corporation with offices in the U.S., Europe, and Australia, is spearheading the redevelopment of Los Angeles International Airport, a.k.a LAX, that is expected to cost billions. But such an expensive undertaking is needed. Westfield’s Chief Executive, Peter Lowy, was quoted saying “We are fully committed to bringing our global resources and development expertise to deliver an iconic, world-class airport experience.”

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Malls and Apartments: A New Planned Community Type?

Brick and mortar shops have been well aware of the competition posed by online retailers for quite some time now, and their solutions to the convenience problems have ranged from the brilliant to the improbable. But now, global mall developer Westfield Corporation may have come up with a powerful way to take advantage of the…

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