Construction Forecast - A Short and Long Range View - Nov. 18

What does the States anticipated 4 billion $ budget deficit mean for construction? What does Bellevue see for building activity in 2009 and 2010? Will traditional markets keep Contractors employed over time? What will be the construction impacts of growth in the regions global health and green sector economies? A panel of experts will attempt to provide answers to these and other questions facing contractors at the Tuesday November 18 2008 7:30 AM Seattle District membership breakfast meeting.

Dr. Kriss Sjoblom Vice President - Research and an Economist with the Washington Research Council and Jonathan Swift Budget Manager for the City of Bellevue will discuss what impacts they see for construction in 2009 and 2010. David Allen McKinstrys Executive Vice President and Board Chair for Enterprise Seattle the economic development organization for King County will focus on the long term growth prospects for the County and future construction opportunities. Register online at www.agcwa.com/events. This will be a popular topic so register early to assure your place.