Stay Safe from COVID-19 During the Holiday Season

As cases of COVID-19 rise in the Philadelphia region, and the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, the Pennsylvania Department of Health has issued updated orders about traveling and wearing face coverings. GBCA

Governor Wolf Provides Guidance for Construction to Resume on May 1

All businesses in the construction industry in the commonwealth are permitted to resume in-person operations starting Friday, May 1 – one week earlier than previously announced. Yesterday evening, the Wolf

PA Governor Wolf Announces Restart of Construction Projects on May 8

Governor Wolf announced this afternoon that both residential and commercial construction will be permitted to reopen on May 8th under additional strict requirements. Projects will have to commit to continue

Updates from Pennsylvania Governor Wolf and Project Waivers Deadline

GBCA has been informed that Governor Wolf and Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel L. Levine have issued a clarification letter and an updated FAQ that further outline the state of

Resources for Businesses and Business Relief, and Unemployment Benefits for Workers Laid Off or with Reduced Hours

Many construction projects are being closed in Pennsylvania, meaning work stoppages. The following are government resources (federal, state, and city levels) regarding employers’ and employee’s rights and access to aid/funding

Philadelphia Construction Site Closure Extension, Guidelines for Closing Sites, and More Resources

GBCA has been in constant communication with both the Mayor’s Office and the Governor’s Office to ensure our members voices are heard as we continue to navigate uncharted territory, and

Construction Ordered to Close in PA

Governor Tom Wolf has ordered that all non-life-sustaining businesses close their physical locations. Construction has not been deemed a life-sustaining business under this order. All businesses that do not comply

SPEC Mix Bricklayer 500 Masonry Mania

On September 19, 2019, Employing Bricklayers Association is hosting a hands-on masonry training, which will be followed by the 2019 SPEC Mix Bricklayer 500 Regional Competition for Philadelphia/PA/Northeast Region! SPEC

GBCA Will Hold CM-BIM Exams

GBCA will be hosting AGC’s Certificate of Management – Building Information Modeling (CM-BIM) Exam twice in the coming months. If you are in the Philadelphia Region, and have either completed

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