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Can’t see anything

AUSTIN - Carol Wiatrek, Construction News, looks out while deer hunting Dec. 2. -cmw...

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12/28/2017 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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One big hog

AUSTIN - Tina Reeves, The Reynolds Company, shared this photo of a hog her nephew Cory Hall shot on Nov. 11 in Kimble County outside of Junction, TX. -cmw...

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Large mouth

AUSTIN - Shaun Vogel, Alpha Insulation & Waterproofing shows off this 8-lb. large-mouth bass he caught while fishing in a secret spot in Austin. -cmw...

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08/30/2017 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Combining living with the great outdoors

AUSTIN - New Braunfels is a hot spot for living, shopping, water activities and events. And then there’s the historic area, Gruene, a quaint area partially located on the banks of the Guadalupe River....

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Music roll

AUSTIN - Austin editor, Carol Wiatrek shares photos of her recent visit to Nashville, TX where she toured the Grande Ole Opry and other sites....

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07/27/2017 13:03:00 | Viewed: 0
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Drum line

AUSTIN - Construction News production specialist, Helen Greenwood and her dog, Bailey share a photo of a Black Drum she caught in Port Aransas. -cmw...

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Legal - Assessing impact of Houston’s overhaul of Floodplains Building Regulation

Houston - On April 4, 2018, the Houston City Council voted to significantly overhaul regulations on building within the 100- and 500-year floodplains. The proposal to amend Chapter 19 of the City of Houston Code of Ordinances, the City’s Floodplain Regulation Ordinance, was first introduced in late January and was specifically fast-tracked through the ordinance revision process. Several groups voiced concerns about the unintended consequences o...

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05/30/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Accounting - For retirement-minded contractors, ESOPs offer benefits worth consideringFor retirement-minded contractors, ESOPs offer benefits worth considering

SAN ANTONIO - For some construction company owners ready to retire, selling their business to outsiders or passing it down to relatives seems the easiest and fastest way out the door. There is another option, however, that is growing in popularity: selling the business to employees by means of an employee stock option plan (ESOP). Although not appropriate for every construction company, an ESOP carries several inherent advantages, including the a...

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Focus - Wanted: YOU

AUSTIN - Workforce shortages! The need for more skilled tradespeople! Bring back the trades to the schools!...

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05/30/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - A change in direction

Houston - In addition to his role as president of CFI Mechanical Inc., Chuck Fell served as the president of the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) in 2014 through 2015. He continues to attend and serve as a past president of the association....

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