Thursday, June 1, 2023

New rules to streamline projects to ‘unleash construction’ across state: Newsom

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California Construction News staff writer At the site of a future solar farm in the Central Valley last week, Governor Gavin Newsom announced permitting and...

Disney cancels plans to build $1-billion development in Florida and will remain in California

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California Construction News staff writer The Walt Disney Company has cancelled a $1 billion office complex that was scheduled for construction in Orlando, Florida. Instead,...

$567 million announced for new affordable housing construction

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California Construction News staff writer More than $567 million is now available statewide to build multifamily affordable housing, the second round of funding under a...

Perini/Zachry/Parsons completes bullet train bridge in Fresno

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California Construction News staff writer The California High Speed Rail Authority has announced the completion of the Cedar Viaduct in Fresno, a 3,700-foot viaduct for...

Granite Construction wins $173 million weir widening project in Sacramento

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California Construction News staff writer California-based Granite Construction has won a $173 million weir widening contract along the Sacramento River by the US Army Corp...

Revised state budget includes key investments in housing and homelessness, climate action

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California Construction News staff writer Governor Gavin Newsom’s new budget proposal, is a balanced plan that identifies the state’s biggest challenges - housing and homelessness,...

Celebrating a clean fuels ‘jobs revolution’ on International Workers’ Day

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California Construction News staff writer California is accelerating the push to achieve net-zero carbon pollution by 2045 with billions of dollars going to support communities,...

Caltrans unveils new “rebuilding CA” signs highlighting infrastructure projects

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California Construction News staff writer Caltrans has unveiled new “Rebuilding CA” highway signs that will highlight record levels of state and federal infrastructure projects. The unveiling...

California approves regulation to phase out combustion trucks

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California Construction News staff writer California is the first jurisdiction in the world to end sales of traditional combustion trucks by 2036, in an effort...

San Francisco considers removing barriers to new housing projects

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California Construction News staff writer San Francisco Mayor London Breed has introduced legislation that he says will remove barriers in the city’s planning code and...

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Granite Construction wins $173-million Sacramento Weir contract

California Construction News release The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District has awarded a $172.9 million construction contract for the Sacramento Weir Widening Project...

RIDA Chula Vista highlights construction progress at convention center in San Diego

California Construction News staff writer A new video posted May 23 by RIDA Chula Vista shows construction progress on the Gaylord Pacific Resort and Convention...

Communities get state funds to build ‘industries of the future’

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California Construction News staff writer Gov. Gavin Newsom has announced $39 million in state funding for economic development projects that support California’s transition to a...