Members sought for State building-code council

The State Building Code Council is seeking members for all of the technical advisory groups (TAGs) in preparation for the 2015 code-adoption cycle. TAGs conduct research into code-related matters review proposed amendments to codes and identify and define issues related to the codes as requested ...
Posted on: 07/09/2014

Get Info on Shutdown's Impacts

To provide details on how contractors could be impacted by -- and what they can do during --  the government shutdown AGC of America created this Government Shutdown Resource Center.
Posted on: 10/08/2013

Seattle Seeks Candidates for Construction-Codes Advisory Board

From City of Seattle press release: Mayor Mike McGinn invites applicants to fill three openings on the Construction-Codes Advisory Board. These new members will fill positions representing three different professions: Organized labor General contractors and Apartment-building owners or oper...
Posted on: 09/25/2013

New Affirmative-Action Rules Finalized

On August 27 the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) announced two final rules that will expand the affirmative-action obligations of direct federal contractors and their subcontractors with regard to veterans and individuals with disabilities. The rules upda...
Posted on: 09/10/2013

Help Us Help You: Be Involved in AGC Government Affairs

AGCs clout in Olympia is due not only to our excellent Government Affairs team but also to the active involvement of AGC members. Active engaged members are by far the most effective weapon used by our lobbying team! You can bolster AGCs clout -- and the business environment in which your compa...
Posted on: 01/04/2013

AGC Names Rep. Judy Clibborn Legislator of the Year

AGC of Washington has named State Representative Judy Clibborn (D-41 Mercer Island) as Legislator of the Year for 2010. Rep. Clibborn serving her 4th term in the House of Representatives chairs the House Transportation Committee. Her experience includes service as Executive Director of the Mercer...
Posted on: 08/10/2010

Record Attendance at AGC Lobby Day

James Hawley (Matia Contractors Inc.) Frank Imhof (IMCO Construction) Rep. Doug Ericksen Sharon and Steve Isenhart (Tiger Construction).Sen. Curtis King of AGC member firm King Brothers Woodworking briefs Lobby Day participants.Kurt Trester (Absher Construction) Brad Kilcup and Garrick Hughes (GL...
Posted on: 02/24/2009