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|January 7, 2022||US Adds 22,000 Construction Jobs in December||
A new analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America shows that 22,00 construction jobs were added to the economy from November to December.
Total construction employment totaled 7 ...Read more
|December 13, 2021||Unions, Contractors & Business Groups Hammer NYC Vaccine Mandate||
Right off the bat, when New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on December 6 “a first in the nation measure” to mandate vaccination for private sector workers “across the board,” ther ...Read more
|November 6, 2021||Widespread Praise as Congress Passes Infrastructure Bill|
|November 2, 2021||Construction Spending Dropped in September||
Both residential and nonresidential construction declined, AGC reports.
“Spending on projects has been slowed by shortages of workers and materials, as well as extended or uncertain deliver ...Read more
|November 1, 2021||Texas Governor Approves $3.3b for Higher Ed Construction||
Combined, University of Texas and Texas A&M University will receive more than 20 percent of the funding. However, universities in every region in the state are set to receive money for renovation a ...Read more
|October 1, 2021||Need to Procure a Small Business? There’s an App for That||
The app features a map of Virginia that shows the locations of vendors that match whatever keyword you plug in. We tested it with the search term “concrete” and were shown a busy constellation ...Read more
|September 23, 2021||Infrastructure Investments Will Boost GDP and Employment Across Sectors||
While the bill has passed the Senate, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is expected to bring the bill to the floor for a vote on Monday.
The study showing the economic boons the bill would bring was ...Read more
|September 20, 2021||Construction Starts Declined in August||
August marked the third consecutive month of declines in total construction starts. While some sectors like commercial saw a modest increase of two percent, and manufacturing starts saw an encourag ...Read more
|September 6, 2021||St. Louis’ Broadway Tower to Finish $18m Renovation in November|
|August 27, 2021||Duplexes May Get Greenlight in California Suburbs||
On Thursday, the State Legislature in California advanced a bill that would allow double-unit buildings on lots that have exclusively allowed single-family homes, a policy the New York Times aptly ...Read more