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Serving The Chicago Commercial Construction Industry Since 1906

The Builders Association has served as a resource for Chicagoland's construction industry firms since 1906, and has done so as a chapter of the AGC of America since 1918. The AGC is the nation's largest and most effective voice for construction firms. Being an AGC member offers contractors a myriad of benefits and resources, in addition to the Builders Association's resources in labor, safety, education, legislative, communications and more.


Builders Foundation Scholarship Applications Due Nov. 1

Students interested in applying for the Builders Foundation Scholarship should do so by November 1st. All students from the Chicagoland area majoring in Construction Management or Construction Engineering are encouraged to submit an application. Apply today!



Builders Association’s annual print and digital magazine and membership directory will be shipping in December with a brand new look, new content and new distribution!

Advertising is still available for the next few weeks–Target BA contractors who build $11 billion annually on public and private projects in the Chicagoland area. Click here  to view the media kit and editorial plan or contact Bryan Zieg at 352-333-3458 or We thank you for your support!

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October Data DIGest
By Ken Simonson, September 30, 2014
Get the latest economic data in this issue of the AGC Data DIGest.
September Data DIGest
By Ken Simonson, September 2, 2014
Seasonally adjusted construction employment increased in 39 states from July 2013 to July 2014 and decreased in 11 states and the District of Columbia, an AGC analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data released in late August showed. Read the latest construction economics report to see how Illinois is faring.

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