The Associated General Contractors of America has announced that its members plan to hire 100,000 veterans over the next five years. The AGC will be joining the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes program, which will provide AGC ...Read More »
When it comes to public parks, Charlotte is parked near the bottom of the list, according to a new tally conducted by the Trust for the Public Land. Charlotte ranked 57th out of 60 cities for its public parks, beating ...Read More »
The U.S. Small Business Administration will be holding a free two-day entrepreneurship training course for veterans and their spouses on Aug. 25-26 in Charlotte. The “Introduction to Entrepreneurship Class” is intended to teach military veterans the fundamentals of business ownership. ...
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CHARLOTTE – Carolinas Associated General Contractors will bring together hundreds of executives representing highway, building, and utility construction companies, specialty contracting companies, suppliers and service companies from around the Southeast to Charlotte this summer for the second annual Divisions’ Conference and ...
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The Harrisburg Town Council on Monday unanimously approved a new tree preservation ordinance developed by the city’s staff. The ordinance would require the preservation of all “heritage” trees, which are defined as trees that are determined to be “of value ...
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The national construction industry’s unemployment rate was 8.6 percent in May, that month’s lowest level since 2008, according to a report from the Associated General Contractors of America based on data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Construction employers across the ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The city’s planning staff on Thursday is holding the first of a series of meetings that could result in city staff members recommending changes in transit-oriented development zoning districts. The stakeholder meeting will be held June 12 from ...Read More »
Charlotte custom builder New Old Custom Homes landed the cover of Better Homes and Gardens’ Kitchen and Bath Design quarterly magazine featuring a kitchen remodel. The editors of the lifestyle magazine selected the luxury homebuilder “based on the quality of ...
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