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Industry tells Governors that Residential Construction is Essential

Wednesday, March 25, 2020   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Nathan Pobre
Our members’ companies are responsible for residential construction in the United States. They build and repair homes, townhomes, and condominiums and make and install products that are used to build them. We urge states instituting work restrictions to combat the COVID-19 pandemic to designate residential construction workers, installation contractors, manufacturers, and local planning and building inspectors as “essential critical infrastructure workers.” This designation will allow the industry to continue to safely operate during this downturn and will allow us to lead a recovery in the days ahead. Click here for full letter.