Contested Commissioners Charge Ahead

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By Brent Sailhamer, Director of Government Affairs, ABC Keystone Every county within the Keystone region is controlled by two Republican county commissioners and one Democrat. So when there is political contention, it’s usually inter-party squabbles between factions of the Republican party. And those fissures usually are most evident in off-year …

2019’s ‘Must Watch’ Quickly Fades

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By Brent Sailhamer, Director of Government Affairs, ABC Keystone Just months ago, the U.S. Department of Justice issued subpoenas against several members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 98 for a variety of alleged offenses, including embezzlement, bribery, and theft. While many had been waiting for charges …

Associated Builders & Contractors, Keystone Chapter Signs 12th Articulation Agreement

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Contact: Kristi Pronovost Director of Marketing & Communications 717.653.8106 or kristi@abckeystone.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 9, 2019 (MANHEIM, PA.) Associated Builders & Contractors, Keystone Chapter (ABC Keystone) is excited to announce its 12th articulation agreement. Berks Connections/Pretrial Services is the most recent entity to sign an articulation agreement with …

ABC Keystone Recognizes Contractors for Outstanding Safety Performance

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Contact: Kristi Pronovost Director of Marketing & Communications 717.653.8106 or kristi@abckeystone.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 2, 2019 (MANHEIM, PA.) The Keystone Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) announced the winners of its 2019 Safety Training & Evaluation (STEP) Awards and recognized its 2019 OSHA Partners on Wednesday, …

The Importance of Mentorship

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By: Elmer Zook, CEO/President, Quality Buildings LLC Mentor: a trusted counselor; coach Protégé: a person who is guided and supported by an older and more experienced or influential person The ABC Young professionals have a mission statement of Empowering Young Professionals to integrate into ABC and the construction industry through: …

Thank You to Our Apprenticeship Instructors!

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The Keystone Chapter appreciates the contributions of our Apprenticeship Program Instructors, and we thank them for their dedication to teaching upcoming craft professionals. On Tuesday, April 23, ABC Keystone leadership, staff and instructors gathered in celebration of another successful education year at the Chapter training facility. On behalf of the …