August Construction Advances 8 Percent
Published: Tuesday, 30 October 2012 16:55
By Mark S. Kuhar
At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $433.9 billion, new construction starts in August climbed 8 percent compared to July, as reported by McGraw-Hill Construction, a division of The McGraw-Hill Companies.
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Lawsuit Seeks to Block Liberty Quarry Environmental Report
Published: Friday, 28 September 2012 12:43
A massive environmental study justifying Granite Construction’s Liberty Quarry project in Temecula, Calif., is the target of another lawsuit, this time from a grassroots group and a local conservation district. The litigation filed by Save Our Southwest Hills and the Elsinore-Murrieta-Anza Resource Conservation District seeks to overturn Riverside County’s certification of the report, an 8,500-page analysis of Liberty Quarry.
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