AGC’s Virtual Federal Contractors Conference brings federal agencies directly to you to generate a more candid dialogue and practical information for contractors on issues specific to the federal space such as: Upcoming projects, forecasts, and budgets Executive orders and regulations Legislative proposals and changes Contracting and design issues Acquisition Updates Virtual FedCon will allow for…

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FACE COVERINGS REQUIRED (AGAIN) FOR EMPLOYEES A little after 10 a.m. this morning(4-29-20), the Ohio Dept of Health’s Responsible RestartOhio website was updated, again updated the usage of face coverings for workers in the construction industry and general office settings. The sector specific operating requirements now state the following under its mandatory section for both…

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AGC of America arranged to have Ali Mills from Plum Contracting, a member of the Constructors Association of Western Pennsylvania visit with President Trump today to tell her story about how the Paycheck Protection Program loans helped her put people back to work in her part of the country. Watch the speech HERE. You can…

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CUSTOMER FACE COVERINGS IN RETAIL ESTABLISHMENTS: Governor DeWine announced today that the state of Ohio will not require that customers entering retail establishments wear face coverings. Wearing face coverings in public is still, however, strongly recommended. “As Governor, it is my responsibility to make the tough decisions, but it is also my responsibility to listen…

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During today’s (April 28th) press conference, the Administration backtracked on mandatory face covering requirements. The sector specific information on the Ohio Department of Health’s Responsible RestartOhio webpage had been changed across all impacted industries, including construction, with face coverings being moved from mandatory to a recommended practice. When asked by reporters, Lt Governor Husted indicated…

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AGC of America Members, AGC released the 5th edition of its coronavirus survey earlier today. Half of respondents reported that clients have ordered a halt to projects underway and more than a quarter report clients have canceled projects that been expected to begin. The survey did show signs that the federal Paycheck Protection Program loans…

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For the week ending April 24, 2020 Throughout the week, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine was joined by Lt. Governor Jon Husted and Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton M.D., MPH, to announce decisions made regarding the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) throughout Ohio. ________________________________________ On Monday, Governor DeWine announced that K-12 schools in Ohio will…

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AGC of America Members: Please remember to complete the 5th edition of AGC of America’s coronavirus survey HERE. Your answers are extremely helpful in allowing us to measure the impacts of the coronavirus on the industry and to reinforce our advocacy efforts on Capitol Hill and with the Trump administration. You can complete the survey…

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AGC members, In our ongoing efforts to track the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on the industry, we are asking all of you to please take a few minutes to complete the 5th edition of our member survey HERE. Your answers help us determine how best to continue supporting the industry and what type of…

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