AGC calls for measures to rebuild the economy as the 7th edition of our survey finds 69 percent of firms report having projects canceled since the start of the pandemic. Among the measures we are calling for are new infrastructure investments, liability protections for contractors and an extension of the Paycheck Protection Program. Association officials…

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The Ohio Facilities Construction Commission (OFCC) Enhanced Safety Protocol issued on March 28, 2020 is rescinded, effective May 19, 2020. All contractors working on construction projects administered by OFCC or by a state agency administering a project under local administration authority must follow sector specific operating requirements issued by the Ohio Department of Health and…

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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 seventh edition of our member survey HERE. Your answers help us determine how best to continue supporting the industry and what type of federal support…

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GC released the latest in its series of Coronavirus safety tips today, focusing on the products that should be used for disinfection. You can find those, and prior weeks’ safety tips HERE. Please make sure you are sharing these safety tips with your teams and encouraging them to hold frequent safety briefings and stand downs…

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AGC of America News Coronavirus Survey: Please take a few minutes to fill out the sixth version of AGC’s Coronavirus Survey here . The information you provide will help AGC continue to advocate for measures to support the construction industry. AGC will release the survey results during a live Facebook event (facebook.com/Agcofa) on Friday, May…

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Construction Employment Declines In 99 Metro Areas In March From 2019 As Industry Officials Call For New State & Federal Funding To Add Jobs Construction employment declined in 99 out of 358 metro areas from March 2019 to last month as the coronavirus pandemic triggered the first shutdown orders and project cancellations, according to an…

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Let Us Know How the Pandemic is Impacting Your Business, Take the 6th Edition of AGC of America’s Coronavirus Survey In order to provide the AGC membership with updated information on the impact that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is having on the construction industry, AGC of America is asking you to participate in this brief…

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Help us get the best picture of how the construction industry is faring during the coronavirus pandemic, especially with the Senate coming back to Washington this week to start work on the next coronavirus recovery legislation. Please take a few minutes to fill out the sixth version of AGC’s Coronavirus Survey HERE. The information you…

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AGC of America CEO Steve Sandherr yesterday urged Treasury Secretary Mnuchin to address concerns about his department’s new guidance warning firms of future audits and potential legal risks for companies that apply for loans they do not need. Sandherr noted that this new, retroactive guidance has created a great deal of concern and confusion within…

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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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