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Euclid Warehouse to Become Next Home for Amazon
By Stan Bullard, reporter for Crain's Cleveland Business
Marking the transition of a huge property from traditional retail to e-commerce, Amazon announced on Thursday, Sept. 28, that it has agreed to lease a 1.7million-square-foot fulfillment center that will be constructed on the site of long-distressed...
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...
Tax Reform Framework Released
From the website of Ciuni & Panichi, Inc. (Certified Public Accountants and Business Advisors)
The Trump Administration, the House Committee on Ways and Means, and the Senate Committee on Finance released a framework for tax reform yesterday that they hope will be enacted by year-end."...
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,...
Dennis Washington, a Shoe Shiner Turned Construction Billionaire
This article written by Wall Street Journal's reporter David Benoit.
Tycoon is close to making his biggest deal ever, even as he sets plans for the enterprise after him."
CEA Supports Two November Ballot Issues
September 21, 2017
The Construction Employers Association endorses two of the issues on this November's ballot:
Both of these issues support community investments...
Davis-Besse Nuclear Reactor Building's Cracked Concrete Being Replaced
By John Funk, The Plain Dealer
The repairs come as FirstEnergy warns it will close or sell its nuclear power plants unless it wins approval by the state to charge customers additional fees."
Welty Building Company Names Ed Paparone as Group President, Cleveland
According to the article on Business Wire, Paparone comes to Welty from Turner Construction Company, where he served as Business Manager. Both companies are CEA members.
Welty is clearly leading the way when it comes to implementing lean management principles and pioneering creative solutions to challenging construction issues."...
Trump Claims “The Wall” is Under Construction and Says no DACA Deal has Been Reached
From the website of Fast Company
Despite reports that Democratic leaders had reached a deal with President Trump over DACA, the president tweeted today that no deal has been reached yet."
Not all Florida's Construction Cranes Designed to Withstand Irma Survived
Article written by The Washington Post's Kristine Phillips
At two construction sites in Miami, crane booms — the long horizontal arms that carry loads and balance the structures — had collapsed, damaging the unfinished towers next to them and sending debris onto the city's empty streets."...