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January 6, 2021
                Few Construction Firms Will Add Workers In 2021 As Industry Struggles With Declining Demand, Growing Number Of Project Delays And Cancellations New Industry Outlook Finds Most Contractors Expect Demand for Many Categories of Construction to Decline, Few Firms Expect the... Read More

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AGC In-House Environmental Managers Meeting, Feb. 9, 2021  AGC is pleased to offer a virtual roundtable discussion exclusively for in-house environmental managers at general construction firms.  The In-House Environmental Managers virtual meeting will be held on February 9, 2021.  The meeting will... Read More
December 11, 2020
Do you have knowledge to share with construction industry safety, health and/or environmental professionals?  If so, please complete AGC’s call for presentations for the Construction Safety, Health and Environmental Conference (CSHEC) on July 20-22, 2021 in Washington, DC.  Presentation proposals... Read More
December 11, 2020
Other Construction Policy Provisions Pass On December 8, the House of Representatives passed a compromise National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2021 (NDAA). This bill authorizes $8.4 billion military construction, family housing, and Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) cleanup activities. ... Read More
December 10, 2020
Expire on December 31, 2020 The Families First Coronavirus Response Act’s (FFCRA) requirements that certain employers provide employees with paid sick leave or expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19 are currently set to expire on December 31, 2020. However,... Read More
December 10, 2020
Issued After Weeks of AGC Engagement with SBA/Treasury On December 9, the Small Business Administration (SBA) and Treasury Department issued new guidance on the “Loan Necessity Questionnaire” that SBA is requiring borrowers with loans of $2 million or more to complete as they apply for loan... Read More
December 10, 2020
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC or Commission) announced that it has launched a new process for the public to request a formal opinion letter concerning Title VII and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) from the Commission.  A formal opinion letter represents the... Read More
December 8, 2020
Industry Unemployment Hits Highest November Level since 2012 as Sluggish Nonresidential Building and Infrastructure Construction Lags, While Residential Employment Nears Pre-Pandemic Peak Construction employment increased by 27,000 jobs in November, as continuing robust gains in residential... Read More
December 4, 2020
Aerosol Cans, Lead Paint (English and Spanish), and Process Wastewater The Construction Industry Compliance Assistance Center (the CICA Center) has updated its information on the Aerosol Can Universal Waste rule, the Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting program, and process water.  Supported by... Read More
December 4, 2020
On November 23, the U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) issued a proposal to update its procedures for implementing the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).  AGC is currently reviewing the proposal to prepare a response ahead of the December 23, 2020 deadline for public comment.  The... Read More
December 4, 2020
On November 27, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service released for 30 day public comment the final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) associated with the new Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA) rulemaking.  The final EIS is available for public review for 30 days, after which the Service will issue a... Read More
December 4, 2020

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