Examples of paving in a Sentence
The driveway was covered with concrete paving.
They had to break up the paving to lay a new gas line.
Recent Examples of paving from the Web
Officials say 70 percent of the paving has been finished.
According to a village memo, concrete paving and pedestrian lighting is expected to cost $64,023.55 while tree planting and other work items is estimated to cost $25,367 for the west side of the new roadway.
The bonds, which will be paid back over 20 years, include items such as new sidewalks and turf fields, roadway paving and renovations to three fire stations.
The changes include cutting police overtime, delaying the paving of local streets, reducing hours at the local library, reducing raises for town employees, and ending summer programs for teenagers.
The paving, which is weather permitting, is expected to take place Sunday through Thursday.
The paving is needed on 12.5 miles of I-5 from Woodburn to Wilsonville due to badly rutted roads from this winter's storms.
But Metro Council recently cut the mayor's proposed tree planting budget for next year from $600,000 to $200,000, while adding more money for road paving.
The engineer said that drainage work is expected to be completed by mid-July, after which asphalt paving will resume.
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First Known Use of paving
PAVING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of paving for English Language Learners
: material (such as stone, tar, or concrete) that is used to form the hard surface of a road, driveway, etc.
: the hard surface of a road, driveway, etc.
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