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Construction is still ongoing at Chicago's Wrigley Field

...back to the day when Depression-era fans beheld a state-of-the-art manual scoreboard."There will be construction workers, dust, equipment and all of that, like it was then," Cubs historian Ed Hartig said.And for the first time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-02/construction-still-ongoi
Rain deters investigation of fatal shooting 15 years ago in North Augusta

...released to the public but never generated any information.Shaw said he believes the shooter could have been a construction worker because of the amount of construction going on at the time and the fact that no one locally recognized him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-29/rain-deters-investigat
Schools urged to get back to basics in technical education

...fall in this "middle-skill level" category, with only 40 percent being filled. Tied to a growing demand for construction workers as building accelerates, skilled trade jobs seem primed for growth.The Richmond County Board of Education is considering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-27/schools-urged-get-back-bas
Alan Chalker Sr.

...Gardens, with the Rev. Jerry Wolfe officiating. Mr. Chalker was a lifelong resident of McDuffie County and a construction worker. Survivors include his wife, Billie Ann Chalker, Thomson; a son, Alan Chalker Jr., Thomson; one grandchild...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174547315
Overtime

...confirm a November-Decem ber tournament schedule, and discussed Qatar's efforts to improve conditions for the construction workers building the stadiums and other projects for the event.Although World Cup organizers introduced mandatory welfare...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-15/overtime
Towers of power

...each will render a fair decision.In the meantime, we look forward to 2020, when Vogtle 3 and 4 are complete; construction workers can move on to their next jobs; and anti-nuclear activists can just move on.We look forward to seeing pure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-01/towers-power
Solvay invests in Augusta facility, will build new unit

...Greef said.Land across from the plant on Clanton Road will be cleared to accommodate parking for the 250 to 300 construction workers who will build the facility, De Greef said.De Greef said the company is also upgrading and increasing the capacity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-24/solvay-inve
Richmond County school board looks at job programs

...this "middle-skill level" category, with only 40 percent having been filled. Tied to a growing demand for construction workers as building accelerates, skilled trade jobs seem primed for added growth over the next few years.Board member...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-23/richmond-county-school-boa
US job openings jump to 14-year high; sign of strong hiring

...have the right skills for the jobs that are available. This view assumes that there are millions of unemployed construction workers or factory employees, for example, who aren't able to find work in growing sectors such as health care. There...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-13/us-job-openings-jump-14-ye
Worker shortage felt by some local builders

...housing crisis, building activity was busier in Augusta than in larger surrounding cities, and as a result, construction workers in those cities came to Augusta looking for work, said local developer Joe Todd.With the industry rebounding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-11-07/worker-shor