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La Entrada master-planned community in Coachella. Renderings: KTGY
on July 01,2014

Plans for a new section of the proposed $1 billion La Entrada master-planned community in Coachella, Calif., moved ahead after the developer and city council agreed that the plan would include 500 affordable housing units.

Photo: Dept. of Labor
on July 01,2014

The U.S. Department of Labor and MDG Design & Construction LLC have reached a settlement over wage violations at the federally-assisted 26-story Grand Street Guild rehab project in New York City’s Lower East Side.

Photo: Whole Building Design Guide
on July 01,2014

The National Performance Based Design Guide, based on research and development supported by the Science & Technology Directorate of the Department of Homeland Security and the Public Buildings Service of the General Services Administration, is now available.

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The architects were able to create a 2-hour exit enclosure/stairwell that provid
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