Metro Areas in U.S. See Growth in Construction Employment

Private sector construction jobs in 170 of 339 metropolitan areas have increased between April, 2012 and April, 2013. A press release from the Associated General Contractors of America also explains that 123 regions experienced declines in construction jobs, while 46 areas have remained stagnant.  “Pascagoula, Miss. and Dallas-Plano-Irving, Texas are top gainers while Bellingham, Wash. had the largest percentage decline.” Do you know which area lost the most construction jobs? Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, Ill., according to the release.

http://news.agc.org/2013/05/29/construction-employment-increases-in-170-out-of-339-metro-areas-between-april-2012-2013/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=construction-employment-increases-in-170-out-of-339-metro-areas-between-april-2012-2013

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