Education & Training Director Kristy Watson completes a tour of the Idaho AGC headquarters with the International Rescue Organization. The Organization assists refugees with career training and job placement. Part of the Idaho AGC's Education Foundation workforce development strategy is to partner with organizations like this one to bring skilled workers into the industry.
Seasonally adjusted construction employment rose in 38 states and the District of Columbia year-over-year (y/y) from April 2017 to April 2018, declined in 11 states and was unchanged in Montana, an AGC analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
The producer price index (PPI) for final demand in March, not seasonally adjusted, rose 0.5% from February and 3.0% year-over-year (y/y) from March 2017, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported on Tuesday.