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August 20,2013

The Dallas City Council is expected to vote soon on a proposed code amendment that would limit a building’s exterior reflectivity of “visible...

August 20,2013

Los Angeles city officials have voted to revitalize a notorious Watts housing project with shops, town homes, and green spaces.

August 19,2013

A Baltimore City Council committee approved a plan to give millions in taxpayer assistance to the $1.8 billion Harbor Point development.

August 08,2013

The Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act, a bipartisan U.S. Senate bill, would strengthen model building codes to make new homes and...

August 02,2013

Texas lawmakers want to get tough on construction companies that commit a certain form of payroll fraud, passing a new law recently signed by Gov...

July 26,2013

Associated General Contractor of America (AGC) has launched the...

July 26,2013

Legislation was introduced in the U.S. House of Representative this month to ban reverse auctions when an agency determines small businesses are...

July 17,2013

The House of Representatives last week voted to block the enforcement of light bulb standards that many say would effectively force people to buy...

July 11,2013

An amendment to a Michigan appropriations budget authorizes an increase in state debt to pay for state university construction projects. But some...

July 11,2013

Skanska USA resigned from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce over the Chamber’s decision to support the American High-Performance Buildings Coalition....