Tag: legislation

Construction Processes, Design

Topography, Legislation and Landscape: What to Consider When Building a House

October 19, 2022

Via: ArchDaily

One of the first decisions to be made when designing a house is where to place it on the site. Whether it’s a large or small plot, house placing impacts the architecture of the building itself and its relation with […]

Construction Processes, Legal

NYC announces new PLAs, community hiring initiative

August 18, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

As part of the new PLA: Unions will prioritize referrals from ZIP codes where 15% or more of the population lives below the federal poverty level or are New York City Housing Authority residents, with the goal of using workers […]

Construction Processes, Legal

Indictments cast shadow on Philadelphia construction industry

February 7, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

Officials in Pittsburgh have not gone as far as introducing specific legislation to address malfeasance in its local construction industry, but the city council did create the Joint Task Force on Construction Industry Fraud. The task force will focus on […]