Washington State construction industry restart plan has three phases

Washington State is developing a three-phase approach to restarting the construction industry af.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkMay 14th, 2020

The next phases of Kentucky"s reopening — Gov. Beshear lays out the details

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear’s gradual restart of the health care industry will kick into the second phase by early May.  Dr. Steven Stack, Kentucky’s public health commissioner, said Monday that the state expects to allow the return of outpatient a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 27th, 2020

Milwaukee resumes construction permit reviews with new precautions

Milwaukee officials on Wednesday announced a plan to restart the city's construction permitting and inspection process after a shutdown two days ago drew concerns from the real estate industry.  The city of Milwaukee closed its Department of Neighbo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2020

Construction, design tops BBJ list of largest private cos. in Mass.

The architecture, engineering and construction industry once again dominated the Business Journal’s list of the 100 largest private companies in the Bay State......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 22nd, 2021

Pierce, 2 other counties will move back a phase; King County remains in Phase 3

Washington state will move three counties back into Phase 2 of Gov. Jay Inslee's reopening plan due to rising Covid-19 cases and hospitalizations, the governor's office announced Monday. Pierce, Cowlitz and Whitman counties will move back to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 12th, 2021

Washington County: State of the economy

Washington County – largely due to the energy industry, manufacturers, tourism and their leveraged investments in the region – has become a model over the past 20 years for diversified regional economic growth in Pennsylvania......»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytMar 25th, 2021

How the new Covid economic relief bill will benefit Seattle-area businesses

Washington state is expected to get more than $6.7 billion in funding from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), the $1.9 trillion federal Covid relief package approved by Congress on Wednesday. Authorities said Wednesday evening they’re w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 11th, 2021

Report: Washington now has almost 20K cannabis jobs

Job growth was flat in 2020, but the state still ranks fifth in the U.S. in the number of industry jobs it supports......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 17th, 2021

Leaving Las Vegas: Gambling company moves headquarters to Kirkland

Maverick Gaming, which employs around 2,000 people at 19 card rooms and casinos in Washington state, is lobbying Olympia to get a cut of the sports betting industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 10th, 2021

Amazon, Facebook, other tech giants spent roughly $65 million to lobby Washington last year

The sizable sums foreshadow the political blitz that Silicon Valley is likely to mount in the face of fresh promises from President Biden and his new Democratic control in Congress that they plan to rein in the tech industry......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 22nd, 2021

State department of health announces timeline for next phases of vaccine rollout

Washington is not ready to move into the next vaccination phase, state health officials said Wednesday, but it did elaborate on when workers would be eligible for the Covid-19 vaccine. “Vaccines are our true roadmap to true recovery,”.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 6th, 2021

Government launches plan to kick-start U.K. housing industry

Buyers and renters in England will be able to move house from Wednesday as part of U.K. government efforts to restart the frozen housing market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 13th, 2020

Mexico green lights auto industry restart, heeding U.S. calls

Mexico will begin opening some automotive factories from May 18 under a plan unveiled on Wednesday that loosens coronavirus restrictions and paves the way for U.S. car giants to ramp up output dependent on parts made south of the border......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 13th, 2020

Dayton construction companies experience "mixed bag" of Covid-19 impacts

The commercial construction industry has remained active with progressing projects. But, some have felt greater impacts, causing concern for how the industry will bounce back once the state is fully open......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2020

Gov. Inslee lays out plan to reopen Washington"s economy in four phases

Most professional services businesses won't reopen until mid-July......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 1st, 2020

Wisconsin home construction activity off to strong start in 2020

The state's homebuilding industry is off to a good start in 2020, according to recent numbers reported by the Wisconsin Builders Association. For the first quarter of 2020, single-housing permit numbers are up 20% when compared with the same per.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 28th, 2020

Coalition urges Gov. Wolf and others of key role of the construction industry in reopening state economies

A collection 109 companies that work in a variety of construction affiliated industries is pressing state governors in the Northeast, including Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf, to make construction a focal part of their strategies to reopen their economi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2020

Wolf outlines "step-by-step roll out" to reopen Pennsylvania

Gov. Tom Wolf unveiled a staged, color-coded plan to release parts of Pennsylvania from the stay-at-home home order and other restrictions beginning May 8 that have shut down much of the state for more than six weeks. Construction will be allowed beginn.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 22nd, 2020

Boeing To Restart Production Of All Commercial Aircraft At Washington State Facilities

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced Thursday the resumption in manufacturing of all its commercial aircraft, in a phased manner, at its Puget Sound-region facilities from next week. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 17th, 2020

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said a regional West Coast reopening plan is in the works for California, Washington, and Oregon

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP California, Washington, and Oregon have developed a joint regional plan to re-open state economies .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 13th, 2020

NY, others developing post-coronavirus economic restart plan

The working group will consist of three officials from each participating state – a public health expert, an economic development expert and the governor’s chief of staff......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 13th, 2020