The VOICE of Construction
The Associated General Contractors of America, the voice of the construction industry since 1918, is an organization of qualified construction contractors and industry-related companies dedicated to Skill, Integrity, and Responsibility.
AGC - San Diego Chapter, Inc. has been in existence since 1927. AGC is dedicated to improving the construction industry daily by educating the industry to employ the finest skills, promoting use of the latest technology, and advocating building the best quality projects for owners, both public and private.
February 27, 2017
Funding for County Roads at Crisis Level...Pay Now, or Pay More Later!
By Brad Barnum, Executive Vice President
San Diego County Supervisor Kristin Gaspar said it all at the February 14th County Board of Supervisors meeting during a discussion of the condition of San Diego County roads... "We have to help ourselves." Board Chairwoman Dianne Jacob stressed the importance of acting fast..."pay now, or pay more, a lot more, later."
These two phrases are quite common place these days, as counties and cities throughout the state struggle to fix their deteriorating streets and roads. San Diego County is not alone as it faces shrinking revenue from the state, and the Board of Supervisors received a sobering report on the condition of county roads, and the need to take action sooner rather than later.....more