Robert A. Peck is coming back to the General Services Administration as the commissioner of the agency's Public Buildings Service, GSA announced on Aug. 10. Peck, who calls the public-buildings position "the best job in real estate," served as PBS commissioner during the Clinton administration, from December 1995 until January 20, 2001. Photo: Jones Lang LaSalle Peck was PBS commissioner from 1995 until January 2001. Related Links: New GSA Contracts Starting To Surge GSA Mulls Modest Change in Design Program It is certainly one of the biggest real-estate jobs in the country. PBS oversees design, construction, leasing, management and security
The 2016 Summer Olympics boating and swimming events have put an international spotlight on what has been a long-running problem in Rio de Janeiro—untreated sewage and trash are clogging up major bays and waterways.