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March 28, 2001
Ban sought on arsenic-treated wood in state's playgrounds
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[Times photo: John Pendygraft]
A lawmaker says he will offer a bill in the House to keep arsenic-treated wood out of playgrounds.
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  • Baker easily elected St. Petersburg mayor
  • Mayor's role now Baker's to define
  • Winners promise new watchword: civility
  • Voters hold City Council to eight members
  • Election results
  • Hey Mayor!

  • Other news
  • Publix may be Lowe's neighbor
  • ParkSide gets cineplex at last
  • Sand, and tax money, ebb at beach
  • Hardy L. Payor, retired executive, dies at 73
  • Police to auction off seized goods
  • Retailers steer way to BayWalk garage
  • Albertsons decides against a Starbucks
  • Rooms with a queue
  • Natural health clinic opens
  • Student's artwork displayed in capital
  • She understands
  • At Vinoy showhouse, chaos precedes beauty
  • To pinch water use, city will dole out shower heads
  • County Fair arrives today with rides, magic and more
  • Rotary's scholarships to SPJC go unsought
  • Golf tournament to benefit firefighter's family
  • City voices
  • Nursery school grads recall enchanting days of learning
  • City squashes proposal to narrow Pasadena Ave.
  • Students get back on the learning track
  • Military news
  • Focus on volunteers
  • Neighborhood briefs
  • Once-retired Sarmiento can't stay away from game
  • Davis and Railey qualify for U.S. team

  • North Pinellas headlines
  • Abilities of Florida holds job fair
  • Is boxing night on ropes?
  • 12 shaded acres may give way to homes
  • Face to face with a rabies threat
  • Some Oldsmar areas to get reclaimed water
  • Club won't throw in towel
  • Millennium Park will take stage a tad late
  • Kiwanis in Seminole named Florida's best
  • Clearwater should preserve threatened Bayview parcel
  • Man charged with bilking pool owners
  • Family seafood store swimming in success

  • Hillsborough headlines
  • Turnarounds earn students moment in the spotlight
  • Slight rise reverses trend in crime rate
  • Arsenic level is deemed harmless
  • Talk show host gives parenting advice
  • Hudson doctor gets probation
  • Business briefs
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  • Military news

  • News of Florida
  • Lawmakers: We'll pay for vow to teach
  • Senate advances bill to help homeless
  • Georgia opposes aquifer storage
  • Ban sought on arsenic-treated wood in state's playgrounds
  • The Legislature in brief
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