Developers, general contractors, unions launch workplace development, small business support program

Chicago’s largest developers and general contractors, in partnership with local labor unions and the United Way, have announced the launch of HIRE360, described as...

Chicagoland AGC to host Constructors Connect on Dec. 11

Chicagoland Associated General Contractors (CAGC) is preparing for its Constructors Connect event on Dec. 11. This is the association's  "premier membership event where we will award...

City prepares for eighth annual Construction Summit in February

The City of Chicago Department of Procurement Services (DPS) will host its eighth annual Construction Summit at Malcolm X College on Feb. 19, 2020. "This...


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$2.1 billion Red and Blue Line Modernization construction commences: Largest project in CTA’s history

Construction has started on the $2.1 billion Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) Red and Blue Line Modernization Program -- the largest capital investment in the...
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Construction finally starts on $20 million Metra Auburn Gresham station

State Senator Jacqueline Collins is joining Metra executives on Sept. 30 (Monday) to celebrate the start of construction on a new station that will...

Chicago initiates testing of alternative water pipe replacement technologies

Chicago's Department of Water Management (DWM) has launched two pilot programs that will allow the city to leverage alternative pipe replacement technologies, lessening the...

Capital guarantee program for women and minorities in construction

A new initiative has been developed to assist women and minority-owned construction and professional services businesses get guaranteed access to capital. The program offers participants...

WBEZ renovation finished

WBEZ, a nonprofit media organization located at Navy Pier, has completed its recent renovation. The radio broadcaster made a number of changes to its current...


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