GBCA Supports PHL Neighborhood Growth Project

GBCA is supporting the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia’s PHL Neighborhood Growth Project to support a growth agenda for the Philadelphia Region.  This initiative works with local businesses and

US House of Representatives Passes Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act

On Wednesday, July 24th, the House of Representatives passed the Butch Lewis Act (HR 397) which creates relief for underperforming multiemployer pensions. The Act passed with a vote of 264-169.

City of Philadelphia Proposes Parking Permit Bill

GBCA is looking for input on the construction industry’s parking needs in the City of Philadelphia. On May 23, a bill was introduced in Philadelphia City Council to increase the

City of Philadelphia Adopts 2018 International Building Code

On Thursday, June 28, City of Philadelphia Mayor Michael Kenney signed into law the 2018 International Building Code (IBC).This action required lobbying from GBCA at the state level. Philadelphia previously

AGC of America Collecting Data about Impacts of Tariffs on the Construction Industry

From AGC of America:Commerce Department Publishes Exclusion Process Procedures for Steel and Aluminum ProductsOn March 19, the Department of Commerce published its exclusion process procedures (interim final rule)for steel and

GBCA Advocacy: Update on eCLIPSE online permitting system

On March 14, 2018 at 12pm, the GBCA Government Affairs Committee will host officials from the Philadelphia Department of Licensing and Inspections to provide updates on the projected 2018 rollout

Government Affairs Committee Conversation with City Councilman Derek Green

At 12pm on November 8, 2017, the GBCA Government Affairs Committee will be hosting Philadelphia City Councilman Derek Green at GBCA to update us on the work being done with