NEWS & EVENTS

AGC of Ohio strives to keep members in the know—sharing industry news and information in a variety of ways.

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AGC of Ohio’s Membership Directory & Resource Guide is published in the Spring and includes AGC of Ohio member listings and Classifieds, membership and business resources information, and other matters of interest to commercial contractors.

Build Ohio Preview is published in the Fall. Entries in AGC of Ohio’s Build Ohio awards competition are highlighted and regular articles include the President’s Message, Around the Statehouse, AGC Chapter Corner, and Jobs in Progress, which highlights members’ construction projects that are underway.

Government Affairs Update provides information about government related matters of interest to the commercial building industry and AGC’s advocacy efforts.  More Info

Safety Updates are sent electronically on a regular basis, informing members of safety-related news, including OSHA regulatory and enforcement activities, construction safety tips and advice, equipment recalls, and AGC of Ohio safety meeting and event notices.  More Info

Recent News

Columbus Public Health Steps-up Enforcement of Social Distancing and Hygiene for Businesses

March 27, 2020

Columbus Public Health Steps-up Enforcement of Social Distancing and Hygiene for Businesses Sent today from Columbus Mayor Ginther: Beginning today, Columbus Public Health will step up inspections on businesses to assure they are complying with the Ohio Department of Health’s orders for social distancing and basic hygiene to slow the spread of COVID- 19. “We are at a critical moment in slowing the spread of this highly infectious disease in our community,” said Mayor Andrew J. Ginther. “We have received…

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GUIDANCE FROM ADMINISTRATION ON DETERMINING ESSENTIAL INFRASTRUCTURE BUSINESSES

March 27, 2020

Lt. Governor Husted provided the following information for determining if business is considered essential during this week’s Coronavirus press conferences: Read the order and use your own good judgement based on the plain reading of the order Companies do not need any state certification nor official clearance of any kind Companies are recommended to create a document with their rationale justifying their continued operations based on the order Follow the safe workplace guidelines in the order (item #18); companies that…

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FREE ConstructConnect Resources for AGC Members

March 27, 2020

ConstructConnect is a strategic partner of AGC of America.  As a business we report on commercial construction projects across the US and Canada and are closely monitoring projects that are delayed, put on hold or cancelled due to the COVID-19 epidemic.  Additionally, our Chief Economist, Alex Carrick, routinely partners with the AGC’s Chief Economist, Ken Simonson, to provide joint Economic Web Forecasts. Below are details for two resources we have available for the AGC of Ohio members.  As we continue…

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NEW DATA DASHBOARD

March 27, 2020

An expanded COVID-19 data dashboard has been designed by the InnovateOhio Platform and is no available online. The dashboard displays the most recent preliminary data reported to the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) about COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, and deaths in Ohio by selected demographics and county of residence. There are 867 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ohio and 15 deaths. A total of 223 people have been hospitalized, including 91 admissions to intensive care units. In-depth data on the new…

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