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Plastic lifts are used to keep the rebar separated from the copper wiring at the installation of the new snowless sidewalk at the University Lake Annex Building on the campus of the University of Alaska Anchorage in Anchorage, Alaska Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013.
Philip Hall / UAA
Workers prepare for the installation of the new snowless sidewalk at the University Lake Annex Building on the campus of the University of Alaska Anchorage in Anchorage, Alaska Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013.
Philip Hall / UAA
Craig Medred