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Signals and Signposts

The current and future economy, trends in design and construction, political influence – sometimes we have something to say about topics which may be signs of things to come.

Employment rose in 32 states in 2016; materials costs climb; yearend Dodge starts slipEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to...
January 31, 2017
The presidential election of November 2016 represents an historic change in the United States, producing a new President-elect, Donald J. Trump, who has proposed policies to “Make...
January 24, 2017
ConstructConnect, ABI, Beige Book signal positive, but mixed, outlook for startsEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring...
January 20, 2017
The following article originally appeared in the January newsletter to clients of Kiley Advisors, now a part of FMI Corporation.  Reprinted with permission.We begin 2017 with...
January 18, 2017
Contractors are upbeat about 2017 markets; job growth slows as openings soarEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you...
January 13, 2017
Emily Peiffer, the editor over at Construction Dive, recently posted a feature article titled 10 Construction Trends to Watch in 2017. Since hers is one of the first of 2017, I...
January 09, 2017
Construction spending hits 10-year high; apartments and warehouses remain hotEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to bring you...
January 05, 2017
The following article originally appeared in the January newsletter to clients of Kiley Advisors, now a part of FMI Corporation, for the purpose of providing the latest leading...
January 04, 2017
Fewer metros post job gains; nonresidential starts are mixed; ABI hugs breakeven levelEditor’s note:  Construction Citizen is proud to partner with AGC America to...
December 27, 2016