| Mar 19, 2015
| 8:07 AM
The Niles-Park Ridge District 64 Board of Education considered construction projects for this summer, approving one and holding off on approving two more, during its Feb. 23 meeting.
The board approved the contracts for Phase II of the Field...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 9:58 AM
The winter freeze is not over — in fact, it has just begun, for the suburbs' park districts and departments.
The Illinois Department of Natural Resources announced that, at the direction of Gov. Bruce Rauner, it has frozen all of its grant money...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 4:35 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott's desires to reduce debt, cut taxes and pay for school construction projects could hinder efforts to secure state funding for a proposed UCF downtown campus.
The campus, which could serve 13,000 students and would...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 2:18 PM
Officials at New Trier High School say extensive plans are in place to deal with potential noise resulting from a planned $100 million overhaul to the school.
"One of the most important things about this project is that we have as little disruptions...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 9:00 PM
The construction industry is among Florida's most active sectors, with 40,000 new jobs created in the past year, according to the U.S. Labor Department. That translates to 11 percent growth in construction's work force year-over-year through October 2014,...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 6:01 PM
Workers from Bloomingdale Seasonal Concepts Landscape Contractors began loading up their equipment Thursday afternoon after they were told to wrap up at SEBA Park in South Elgin.
The village of South Elgin was told Thursday that Illinois Gov. Bruce...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 8:15 AM
With a dozen bottles of wine, pate and $70 prix fixe plates, College of DuPage President Robert Breuder hosted a holiday dinner for the school's board of trustees in December 2013 at the campus' high-end restaurant, Waterleaf. The tab — $2,331...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 4:38 PM
The Donald Trump name will stay in Atlantic City.
Trump reached an agreement Monday with billionaire investor Carl Icahn to allow his name to remain on the Trump Taj Mahal Casino.
Trump and his daughter, Ivanka, had sued the owners of the casino...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 12:46 PM
The Porter County Council on Tuesday unanimously adopted a resolution against House Bill 1019, which would eliminate Indiana's common construction wage.
"I'm asking the council to stand behind a law that's been in place 80-some years," said Councilman...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 4:44 PM
A jazz band, heated tent and rows of white chairs gave the Harbor Point construction site the air of a wedding Wednesday as the project was praised as a model for turning an industrial site to new use.
The redevelopment of the 27-acre waterfront property...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 5:17 PM
A massive construction project to widen the southwest section of the Beltway is intended to ease congestion for drivers, but those who live nearby say it's coming at the cost of more noise and disruption for their neighborhoods.
Crews are set to begin...