Six Bay Area counties announced Tuesday that most construction is to be halted due to a tightened, joint shelter-in-place order. Meanwhile, Los Angeles issues new site safety guidelines and additional site inspections based on public reports of violations.
The cost of funding research and shepherding new materials through the regulatory process was often paid by trade groups.
But high labor costs and workforce shortages persist, especially in large metro areas like Los Angeles and San Francisco
ENR California & Northwest names the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California as its 2020 Owner of the Year.