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COVID-19 News Round-up for July 10

Budget, Policy & Stimulus News  Scottsdale Allocates Relief Funds  On July 1st, Scottsdale City Council accepted $29,628,014 from the AZCares Fund as part of the BEX

July 10, 2020 // 0 Comments

Arizona Projects 07-10-20

Groundbreakings  1. Builderz Warehouse has broken ground on a new $5M, 40KSF facility at 3156 E. Roeser Road, Phoenix, that will more than quadruple the size of BEX

July 10, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for July 7

Budget, Policy & Stimulus News  Virus Surge May Force More Business Relief  Because more than $130B remains in funding from the Paycheck Protection BEX

July 7, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for June 30

Budget, Policy & Stimulus News  State Budget Expecting $700M Hit  Arizona’s economy has performed better than anticipated since the start of BEX

June 30, 2020 // 0 Comments

Communities Eye Water in Rural Areas

By Bret Jaspers for KJZZ via San Tan Valley Sentinel  Central Arizona has been booming — more people, more houses, more need for water. There’s also a long-term BEX

June 30, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for June 26

Budget, Policy & Stimulus News  Surprise Gets $16M in CARES Cash   The City of Surprise recently received more than $16M via the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and BEX

June 26, 2020 // 0 Comments

Arizona Projects 06-26-20

Groundbreakings  1. Pacific Hospitality Group and Mortenson recently broke ground on a 238-room, 8-story Hyatt Place hotel in downtown Phoenix. The project is expected BEX

June 26, 2020 // 0 Comments

Preliminary CIP Totals Show 6 Percent Increase

By Rebekah Morris for AZBEX  The top 10 Capital Improvement Programs (CIP) in Arizona total $22.5B, a 6.01 percent year-over-year increase over last year’s BEX

June 23, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for June 23

Budget, Policy & Stimulus News  Beyond PPP: Help for Contractors  A recent article in ConstructionDive takes a look at federal loans, tax credit and other assistance BEX

June 23, 2020 // 0 Comments

Phoenix to Discuss Prevailing Wage Ordinance

Update – According to Eric Froberg with the City of Phoenix and the June 23rd Policy Session meeting agenda, the council is considering whether to invest more than eight BEX

June 19, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for June 19

Budget, Policy & Stimulus News  Mesa Allowing Permit Extensions  Mesa is allowing developers and builders to extend construction and development permits as well as BEX

June 19, 2020 // 0 Comments

Arizona Projects 06-19-20

Groundbreakings  1. Concord General Contracting recently broke ground on the new 70KSF campus renovation for the Tempe Academy of International Studies. This project BEX

June 19, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for June 16

Budget, Policy & Stimulus News  Yuma Extends Permits for Builders  Yuma is extending the expiration date of most permits to help developers and those in the BEX

June 16, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for June 12

Budget, Policy & Stimulus News  Peoria to receive $20M in CARES Act funds  The City of Peoria is about to see some financial relief come its way to address the BEX

June 12, 2020 // 0 Comments

Arizona Projects 06-12-20

Groundbreakings  1. Pinal County has broken ground on their new 52KSF, five-story Attorney’s Office Building. This new facility will consolidate all County BEX

June 12, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for June 9

Budget News  Scottsdale CARES Act Allocation Estimated at $29M  More than $29M in CARES Act funds may soon be coming to Scottsdale. The municipality has a planned BEX

June 9, 2020 // 0 Comments

AZ Construction is Faring Better than Expected

By Rebekah Morris for AZBEX  Two major indicators of construction market activity have come out for March/April 2020 and both are surprisingly positive. Total statewide BEX

June 5, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for June 5

Policy & Stimulus News  Queen Creek Extends Permit, Planning Deadlines  The Town of Queen Creek has announced that all Building, Planning, and Engineering permits, BEX

June 5, 2020 // 0 Comments

Arizona Projects 06-05-20

Awards & Accolades  1. Sundt Construction, Inc. and its joint venture partner Kiewit continue to earn awards for their work on the Ina Road Traffic Interchange. BEX

June 5, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for June 2

Policy & Stimulus News  Tucson OKs $96M Crisis Funding Distribution Plan  A plan to distribute $95.7M in federal CARES Act funding to help Tucson recover from the BEX

June 2, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for May 29

Policy & Stimulus News  Gov. Ducey Announces Nearly $600M in Local Relief Funds  The Governor’s Office is providing nearly $600M in coronavirus relief and recovery BEX

May 29, 2020 // 0 Comments

Arizona Projects 05-29-20

Awards & Accolades  1. Achen-Gardner Construction’s Salt River Siphon Repair Design-Build project for Central Arizona Project (CAP) and Beardsley WRF Solids BEX

May 29, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for May 26

Economic News  Crisis’ April Housing Market Impact  The coronavirus took its toll on metro Phoenix’s housing market in April, but the pandemic is keeping fewer home BEX

May 26, 2020 // 0 Comments

COVID-19 News Round-up for May 22

Economic News  Experts Fear ‘Credit Infection’  Jim Belfiore of Belfiore Real Estate Consulting and other experts are warning the impacts of unemployment and BEX

May 22, 2020 // 0 Comments

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