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GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) – The Western Colorado Contractors Association, Mesa County, Ute Water and School District 51 have teamed up to bring back Western Colorado Construction Career Day for grade 11 students. Almost 300 students attended the event, students spent the day participating in hands-on activities and interacting with construction professionals while discovering rewarding …

Chicago’s construction set-aside program for minorities and women will remain in place until December 2027 – with revised eligibility requirements that expand the framework – thanks to a six-year extension brought forward on Friday. Armed with a new “disparities study” commissioned by a federal judge, the Chicago city council committee on contract monitoring and fairness …

Salem, OR – Oregon OSHA has launched a spanish version of his free online video training on fall protection for the construction industry. “Fall protection for construction” is the agency’s fourth program Fall Protection Course Continuation, which deals with fall hazards in specific industries and in various work situations. The lesson – released in english …

MIAMI – Manatees in Biscayne Bay were recently forced to swim through plumes of silt and sediment from the construction site of Miami’s iconic new bridge. Albert Gomez, of the Biscayne Bay Marine Health Coalition, indicated the images of the pollution coming from the site of the I-395 / SR 836 / I-95 project were …

CLEAR WATER, Wis. (WEAU) – Although summer vacation ends Tuesday, the road construction season does not. The New Year begins Wednesday in the Eau Claire Region School District (ECASD), students, parents and teachers will be grappling with road works. One notable project is the reconstruction of Keith Street near Memorial High School. The project reconstructs …

NAVASOTA, Texas – Construction was completed earlier this year on part of Texas State Highway 249, colloquially known as the “Aggie Highway.” The highway will connect the Pinehurst area to Navasota, meeting Texas State 105 in Grimes County. “Just getting out of Houston can be so difficult,” said Kathleen Barton, a Houston resident visiting downtown …

It has been three years since Hall County applied for a federal grant to build Butler Park in South Gainesville. Finally, about two years after the grant was approved, hundreds of thousands of dollars will soon be available for construction to begin. “It has been an extremely long and unusual process to get to this …

MARYVILLE, Missouri – The City of Maryville is set to hire a contractor for the first phase of the South Main Corridor Improvement Project, and construction could begin as early as mid-September. Bids for the construction of the first phase of the infrastructure overhaul were expected on August 12, and the city received three bids, …

HINSDALE, NH – Work on a new bridge connecting Hinsdale to Brattleboro is gearing up, with increased activity expected to begin in mid-September. “The traveling public can expect minor delays on the NH 119 as the project begins in New Hampshire with deforestation, relocation of utilities, bridge abutment work, jetty work and construction of temporary …

FRAMINGHAM – The following is a list of road construction projects in the town of Framingham for the week of August 22, 2021. Projects may include MassDOT, the City of Framingham and utility works. Construction times are subject to weather conditions and subject to change. *** Blackberry Lane Sewage Pumping Station: Work on the pumping …