• Inland Northwest AGC News

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    Monday, February 20, 2017
    The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), in conjunction with the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Washington and RHA, LLC, will be providing Partnering and Conflict Resolution training to WSDOT staff and contractor personnel involved in the administration of construction contracts. Sessions will be held around the state, including: Tri-Cities March 14, 2017 Time: 8:00 a.m. ...read more
    Monday, February 20, 2017
    Legislative Update: Your AGC has been busy at both the state and federal level advocating on your behalf during this legislative session. Here are two key issues affecting our industry - Mike M. Johnson Legislation: AGC is part of a coalition pushing HB 1574. The bill seeks to place responsibility for the cost of changes where it fairly belongs. The merits of the case should determine that ...read more
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    In November, when voters passed Initiative 1433, commonly known as the minimum-wage initiative, they were also approving a provision in I-1433 that requires employers to provide paid sick leave. The initiative requires all employers to provide paid sick leave with no exceptions for the construction industry and with no explicit language allowing waivers provided through collective bargaining ...read more