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Redding drag strip gets fresh life with concrete overlay resufacing:

Redding Motorsports Park, home to America’s oldest continuously operating drag strip, recently completed its newest track refurbishment with a groundbreaking – and more sustainable...
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California construction employment rebounds 1% in March: AGC

California gained 8,900 construction jobs between February and March, a 1% increase, according to federal employment data reported by the Associated General Contractors (AGC)...
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California construction employment flat since start of pandemic: AGC

Statewide, California construction employment has been flat since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, but results vary significantly in different communities, according to an...

HomeAid San Diego’s WORKS program graduates first construction training cohort

HomeAid San Diego, a nonprofit organization working to provide services to mitigate the housing crisis in San Diego County, says seven students have completed...
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Nonresidential construction adds 11,300 jobs in March; employment now exceeds pre-pandemic ;evels, Says ABC

The construction industry added 19,000 jobs on net in March, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) analysis of data released on April...
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ABC NorCal recognizes 126 non-union construction apprentice graduates

Non-union apprentice graduates hailing from the greater northern California – from Fresno, Oakland, Stockton, Auburn to Windsor and Hayward – were recognized on March...
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Construction employment gains, losses vary greatly by metro area in California: AGC

Construction employment increased in nearly three out of four U.S. metro areas in January compared to a year ago, according to an analysis by...
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AGC of California honors award winners at 2022 installation and awards gala

Associated General Contractors (AGC) of California has announced the winners of the Constructor Awards, the Construction Education Friend Award and Achievement Awards. "Every year, we...
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Construction industry adds 60,000 jobs in February as hourly wages post steepest rise since...

Construction employment climbed by 60,000 jobs between January and February as hourly pay rose at the steepest pace in nearly 40 years, according to...
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Construction industry faces workforce shortage of 650,000 in 2022: ABC

The construction industry will need to attract nearly 650,000 additional workers on top of the normal pace of hiring in 2022 to meet the...

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Duke Realty starts work on three spec industrial projects in Northern California

Duke Realty has started construction of three speculative industrial projects in Northern California, REBusiness Online reports. The projects include: a 302,772-sq. ft. development with 42-ft....
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Architect AO says construction has started on Santa Ana multi-use development

Architect AO says that construction is underway on Warner Red Hill in Santa Ana. The 14.7-acre project is one of the largest mixed-use communities in...
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UC Davis Health clears the way for $3.5 billion tower

UC Davis Health started clearing the way on May 9 for what will be the region’s most advanced hospital tower – the UC Davis...