New Orleans plans to invest $1.1 billion in construction projects over the next five years.
The House of Representatives last week voted to block the enforcement of light bulb standards tha...read more
The Senate’s bipartisan immigration reform proposal will provide interim legal status to some 11...read more
The U.S. Army submitted a $129.7 billion budget for fiscal year 2014, $2.3 billion of which is al...read more
California Assembly Bill 292 would make the California Code of Regulations (including the Buildin...read more
Two bills that would require installation of green and blue roofs on new government buildings rec...read more
The Safe Building Code Incentive Act would give states a little extra post-disaster federal fundi...read more
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Some long-delayed projects in the Upper Kobuk region of Alaska may now move forward thanks to leg...read more
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The U.S. House of Representatives voted last week to repeal a 3% IRS withholding tax on businesse...read more
Both major political parties and the Obama Administration support repealing a law that would with...read more
Michigan House Bill 5011 would change state’s building code to allow private companies to operate...read more
Alabama's strict new immigration law is driving many construction workers and roofers from the st...read more
Virginia Sens. Jim Webb (D) and Mark Warner (D) introduced a bill this month to rehab aging schoo...read more
A new California law, AB 930, requires that one member of the California Building Standards Commi...read more
The U.S. House of Representatives is planning a vote in October on a bill to repeal the 3% withho...read more
Proposed riders in a U.S. House of Representatives spending bill would block the Occupational Saf...read more
President Obama signed into law legislation that limits the amount of formaldehyde in wood. The n...read more
A mid-year report by the U.S. Green Building Council says that there have been “30 legislative wi...read more