To anyone working in the construction trades, it’s no surprise that there’s a shortage of skilled workers that has been going on for years and could get even worse. According to a survey by the Associated General Contractors of America, ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The Charlotte City Council’s Environment Committee voted 3-1 Wednesday to recommend that the full council extend by five years a stormwater mitigation fee program for redevelopment projects across the city. The only member of the committee to object ...Read More »
A new national survey of home builders reports a growing resurgence in renewable energy features in homes, a trend that is being seen in both single-family and multifamily construction. According to the findings by McGraw Hill Construction team and surveys ...
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The owners of two Union County road construction companies at the heart of an $87 million federal fraud case are now the only people scheduled to stand trial this fall. This week, an Aug. 4 plea hearing was scheduled in ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – A contractor who has done a lot of work in the Charlotte area topped the Better Business Bureau’s 2014 Midyear Dirty Half Dozen List of the top local businesses with the most unanswered complaints for far this year. ...Read More »
Editor’s note: Story updated July 21 to include extension of time for U.S. Attorney’s Office to file a response to motions. CHARLOTTE – Two more defendants are expected to plead guilty in the federal conspiracy, money laundering and fraud case ...Read More »
Editor’s note: Numbers for Mecklenburg County have been corrected. WASHINGTON — U.S. home construction fell in June to the slowest pace in nine months, a setback to hopes that housing is regaining momentum and will boost economic growth this year. ...Read More »