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September 02,2014

A group of New York City construction unions have joined forces with affordable housing activists to pressure Mayor Bill de Blasio to...

August 27,2014

New York City’s regulation that requires contractors to hire independent safety inspectors for job sites is holding up projects worth...

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August 21,2014

Driven by New Urbanism, more than two dozen communities in the U.S. have loosened zoning restrictions in recent years.

August 14,2014

Some local small contractors are not pleased with the school board’s CM-at-Risk policy that was instituted in 2007. The county’s board of...

August 14,2014

CDC supports OSHA’s analysis suggesting that the primary risk factor for heat fatalities is the lack of acclimatization programs.

Map: USGS
August 08,2014

California reinstituted an ambitious plan to study dangerous earthquake faults and create zoning maps that could restrict development.

The issue came to the fore during a discussion of preliminary plans for the plan
August 06,2014

Loudoun County, Va., supervisors may do away with a county policy that requires LEED Silver certification on new county buildings.

Rendering: Epstein
August 06,2014

The Illinois Medical District Commission approved a 1.16 million-sf, $300 million mixed-use project in Chicago’s Illinois Medical District.

In May, Facebook broke ground on an expansion to its data center campus in Luleå
August 04,2014

Less than a year after opening its ultra-green, hydropowered data center facility in Luleå, Sweden, Facebook is back at it in Mother Svea with yet...

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July 31,2014

The City Council of Cambridge, Mass., approved the Building Energy Usage and Disclosure Ordinance (BEUDO) that requires benchmarking and...