“When 44 Associated General Contractors - Houston members representing 23 companies traveled to Austin for the AGC/Texas Building Branch Legislative Day on February 25, 2019, the mission was simple: to meet with and ask key legislators for their support on a handful of bills important to the commercial construction industry."Read More
“For 140 days, starting on Jan. 8, 2019, the 150 members of the Texas House of Representatives and 31 members of the Texas Senate, under the leadership of Governor Greg Abbott, will gather for the 86th Texas Legislative Session."Read More
“79% of construction firms plan to expand their payrolls in 2019 but an almost equal percentage are worried about their ability to locate and hire qualified workers."Read More
Works with public and private entities to ensure a safe work environment; an area where the worker can return home safely.
Looks to civic leaders to deliver and enforce policies that demand fiscally strong actions to ensure a favorable business climate for the short and long term.
Encourages civic leaders to advocate and establish criteria that allow small and minority businesses to grow and prosper. Ensures the industry is reflective of the diverse nature of the Greater Houston region.
Engages owners, engineers, architects and contractors to support the Construction Career Collaborative (C3) principles that develop a sustainable workforce.
Seeks an expeditious permitting program that streamlines the construction process and reflects a government that supports a favorable business climate.
Enjoys a working relationship with public entities in the region as well as other industry-related organizations.