The Building Tradesman Newspaper

News Briefs

Road workers get ready to rumble
Building trades road workers, get ready to rumble. ..

Lots of energy at building trades conference

LANSING - Politics and power dominated the conversation at the 49th legislative conference of the Michigan Building and Construction Trades Council. ..

Billions in utility construction hinge on repeal of state law

Adopted in 2000, Public Act 141, The Electric Restructuring Act, partially deregulated Michigan's electrical industry. ..

New BT president stresses worker accountability

LANSING -AFL-CIO Building Trades Department President Mark Ayers took shots at President Bush, Republican presidential candidate John McCain, and the general anti-union culture of conservatives. ..

You're a union Hardhat: define yourself

By Mark Breslin ..

Progressive, labor groups to Spend at least $150m on election

By Mark Gruenberg
PAI Staff Writer

From oldest to newest, Bell Hospital makes modern movement

ISHPEMING - Constructed in 1917, Bell Memorial Hospital is believed to be the oldest active hospital building in the state, and is nearing the end of its lifespan as a health care facility. ..