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“Construction Careers Now” Training Program Launched with Lt. Governor Lynne & Construction Advocates

Denver, CO – The Associated General Contractors of Colorado (AGC) joined Lt. Governor Donna Lynne yesterday to launch “Construction Careers Now,” a one-month long construction career orientation opportunity provided at the Emily Griffith Technical College campus in Denver that will help unemployed and underemployed individuals access the many open positions in …

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Colorado Business Review Mid-Year Forecast July 2016
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CO’s Economy Outperforms Nation According to CO Business Review 2016 Mid-Year Update

by Julie Wanzer, LEED AP Denver, CO – The University of Colorado Boulder Leeds School of Business recently released their 2016 mid-year economic update. The report draws from data and findings from several contributors including, but not limited to, Construction Economics, LLC, Colorado Department of Labor and Employment, and the …

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Gaylord Rockies Expands Marriott’s Meeting Space Offerings & Boosts Colorado’s Construction Workforce

by Julie Wanzer, LEED AP Denver, CO – The Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center was highlighted by Marriott International, Inc. in a speech given by Brian King, the company’s Global Officer, Brand Management & Global Sales, at the Global Business Travel Association’s annual convention in Denver on July 17, 2016. …

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Market Perspective: Opposition to Affordable Housing Development Fees

View here After only a week of the release of Mayor Hancock’s plan for affordable housing, opposition is already mounting on the affordable housing development fee on new construction projects in order to pay for the 6,000-unit, $150 million affordable housing plan. Naysayers conclude that the fee will result in higher …

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Mortenson Raises $39K for Firefly Autism

Denver, CO – Mortenson held its 10th annual golf tournament on June 17 at Fox Hollow Golf Course in Lakewood, Colorado. This year, proceeds benefited Firefly Autism, a Denver-based non-profit that offers center-based services for children ages 18 months to 21 years in Denver and Grand Junction, as well as home-based services …

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3rd Annual Haselden Shoot Raises Nearly $80K for Disabled Veterans

Centennial, CO – Last month Haselden Construction held their 3rd annual clay shoot raising nearly $80,000 for Homes for Our Troops, an organization providing mortgage-free, specially adapted housing for veterans disabled in Afghanistan and Iraq. This year’s proceeds will go towards building a home in Golden, CO for Marine Lance …

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Sergio Ortiz at Neenan Company Appointed to CSU Emerging Leaders Council

FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Sergio Ortiz, project manager at The Neenan Company, was recently appointed to the Emerging Leaders Council for Colorado State University’s College of Health and Human Sciences. As a council member, Ortiz will assist in the advancement of the university’s College of Health and Human Sciences as …

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MorningStar Senior Living, Confluent Development Break Ground on Arvada Senior Living

Arvada, CO – Co-developers MorningStar Senior Living and Confluent Development have broken ground on a new senior living community in Arvada. With an anticipated completion in Fall 2017, and an information center onsite by January 2017, the project will open under the name MorningStar Senior Living of Arvada, delivering 141 suites …

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Mortenson Construction Breaks Ground on Civic Center Station Renovation

Denver, CO  – Mortenson Construction broke ground on Civic Center Station on Thursday, July 7, marking the start of a $26M renovation project that was approved by Denver’s Regional Transportation District (RTD) in March. The architect for the project is SEH.  The renovations will include a new structure that is easier …

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Haselden Construction Breaks Ground On New Eastbank PK-8 School

Glenwood Springs, CO – Earlier this month, Haselden Construction held the ground breaking ceremony for the new, $23 million Eastbank PK-8 School in Glenwood Springs. The event was well attended by the students, staff, and community members who are eager to see the new facility come to fruition. “We’re thrilled …

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