CEA LEGISLATIVE UPDATE WEEK IN REVIEW - OCTOBER 10, 2017
IntroThe Ohio Legislature continues to work at a modest pace with committees and taskforce meetings being held. At the local level, the County Council has worked on a steady number of ordinances and resolutions as they gear up for their all important budget hearings. Below, are issues CEA is...
MetroHealth Transformation Update
Walter Jones, Senior Vice President, Campus Transformation says several CEA members to partner in this transformation project.
Turner will partner with Donley’s and several minority-owned partners including Adrian Maldonado & Associates, McTech Corp., Ozanne Construction Company and several others to be announced as the...
Kyle Jones – Offering Better Alternatives
Over 20 years ago, Kyle Jones used his experience working for ColeJon (an HVAC, facilities management company his father co-founded), to launch KBJ Incorporated. KBJ’s focus is construction management, facility support services and general contracting.
Though his construction experience and journey...
CEA Endorses Frank Jackson for Mayor
CONSTRUCTION EMPLOYERS ASSOCIATION ENDORSESFRANK JACKSON FOR CLEVELAND MAYOR
Mayor Frank Jackson has been good for the City of Cleveland. He has provided fiscal stability for the city throughout his 12-year tenure by careful and sound management. He steered us successfully through difficult economic times,...
ENR Midwest Announces 2017 Best Project Winners
ENR's reporter Jeff Yoders reveals ENR Midwest 2017 Best Project Winners with CEA members Gilbane Building Company and Turner Construction Company are amongst the winners.
ENR Midwest is proud to announce the winners of its annual Best Projects Awards. We had more than 100 entries that our independent group of judges evaluated,...
Threat of Government Shutdown and What Contractors Need to Know, and Do, Now
Thompson Hine Update - August 2017
As we approach the end of the government’s fiscal year, we recommend that contractors take the following steps to ensure they are prepared for the possibility of a government shutdown."
The 50 States of Construction: Interview with CEA Member and President of Welty Building Company, Don Taylor
Article by Hallie Busta of Construction Dive discussing how skilled workers are being found.
We're working with Akron Public Schools on a program for career-ready education. Not everyone in high school is college-bound or even should be going to college."
Construction Union Endorses Re-Election of Mayor Frank Jackson
Cleveland.com article by Andrew J. Tobias, states that:
Dave Wondolowski, executive secretary of the Cleveland Construction & Building Trades Council, called Jackson a "friend of labor"... We want to continue the success that Cleveland has seen over the past 12 years, and we want to keep the citysaid Wondolowski...
The 15 Most Profitable Small-Business Industries
Entrepreneur article written by Rose Leadem
While a number of small businesses flop in their first year, a safe way to help your new venture be a success is by tapping into the right industry."
CEA Member, Turner Construction Company is Bringing Minorities Into the Workforce
By Andy Davis, Business Manager at Turner Construction
Turner Construction Company is trying to put a fresh set of eyes to this old problem. In 2015, we began collaborating with Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare on the Minority Workforce Equity Program (MWEP), an initiative to connect a minority workforce with opportunities to find a...