News for Marin Builders Association NewsTuesday, January 12, 2021We would like to recognize and celebrate our wonderful REFERRAL PARTNERS!2021:Rob Walker, UpCycle Builders, Inc. who referred Kieran Treacy, Treacy Group. (Special thanks to Rob for donating his bonus to our Scholarship and Workforce Development Fund!).2020:Green Galaxy Builders, Inc. who referred Lindsay Moon, Mortgage Broker, Searchlight LendingDan McLennon, Smith, Currie & Hancock LLP who ...read moreCategories: Community, Marin Builders Association NewsThursday, December 31, 2020Curative testing sites remain free in Marin, but appointments must be scheduled in advance through the Curative website (available in English and Spanish). Appointment slots open about 3-4 days in advance of each scheduled testing day. The updated schedule of Marin County based Curative test sites includes:Bolinas: Mondays, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM; Bolinas Fire Station (100 Mesa Road) Larkspur: ...read moreCategories: Community, Member News, Builders Corner, Marin Builders Association News, Safety, COVID-19 Resources, Press ReleaseWednesday, December 23, 2020• 775+ sq. ft. located in Terra Linda • 3 Private Offices with Windows • Private Entrance and Restroom • Coat Closet and Storage area • Includes Alarm System, Utilities, and Available High Speed Wi-Fi • Annual or Month-to-Month • Large Meeting Rooms and Other Amenities Available Call or email Rick for more info. FULL FLYERCategories: Builders Corner, Community, Member News, Business Tips, Marin Builders Association News, Press ReleaseWednesday, December 09, 2020Please familiarize yourself with the following new regulations/guidelines: Cal/OSHA has recently issued Cal/OSHA Emergency Regulations to Protect Workers from COVID-19, which are now in effect. There is a one-page fact sheetand FAQs which provide a summary of the regulations. Requirements include: A site-specific, written COVID-19 prevention (see model COVID-19 prevention program) to ...read moreCategories: Builders Corner, COVID-19 Resources, Press Release, Community, Marin Builders Association News, SafetyMonday, November 30, 2020AB 685 Creates Employer COVID-19 Notice Requirements and Expands Cal/OSHA Powers effective January 1, 2021 On November 20, 2020, the OSHA Board unanimously adopted proposed regulations that impose requirements on employers to promulgate written policies regarding COVID-19 Prevention Plans. The new regulations will go into effect December 1, if approved by the Office of Administrative Law, and ...read moreCategories: Marin Builders Association News, Press Release, Builders Corner, COVID-19 Resources, Advocacy and Legislation, Business Tips, Event Related, Member NewsMonday, November 16, 2020There are dozens of construction fields. If you’re not sure which one to pursue, how do you decide? The trick is to think about which areas have a lot of growth potential, and which ones are well-suited for the kind of career you want to have. You might have to try out a few directions before you are sure which one will be the most appropriate for your goals. With this information, you’ll know the ...read moreCategories: Builders Corner, Community, Marin Builders Association News, Business Tips, Construction Education & Training, Member NewsMonday, November 09, 2020The Nominating Committee, in accordance the association Bylaws, recently submitted a slate of individuals for election as new directors(3) and officers(5) of the Marin Builders Association beginning in January 2021. The current Board of Directors unanimously approved this slate at the October 28 Board meeting. These individuals are nominated for Board positions in 2021:NameBoard PositionMember ...read moreCategories: Marin Builders Association News, Press Release, Community, Member NewsWednesday, October 28, 2020Lower credit card processing fees with level 2 and level 3 processing The cost of accepting credit cards is one of the biggest expenses a business faces. It is an unavoidable cost of doing business in a society that rarely carries cash anymore. For any business processing more than $100,000 a month in credit card transactions, the cost to process cards can approach $4,000 in fees alone. If your ...read moreCategories: Business Tips, Marin Builders Association News, Community, Member NewsTuesday, October 20, 2020Marin Builders Association and Marin Economic Forum to Evaluate the Permit Customer Experience for County of Marin Take the Survey - San Rafael, CA - The Marin Builders Association is announcing a new partnership with the County of Marin and the Marin Economic Forum. The collaboration is designed to help improve the permit process for customers and decrease the amount of non-permitted ...read moreCategories: Permit CEMIP Program, Advocacy and Legislation, Marin Builders Association News, Press Release, Builders CornerMonday, October 12, 2020Mahalo to our members and guests for making the 44th Annual Marin Builders Association Golf Classic - Luau on the Links a tremendous success. We welcomed more than 70 players at Indian Valley Golf Club on Friday, October 9th for a fabulous day of golf, camaraderie, sportsmanship, delicious food & refreshments. Players and supporters celebrated our commitment to education as a portion of the ...read moreCategories: Community, Event Related, Member News, Scholarship, Cornerstone Partner News, Marin Builders Association News, Press ReleaseMonday, August 10, 2020With the way that the economy has changed throughout the past 10-15 years, it’s not surprising that people are rethinking about how they consider starting a career. Getting a college degree used to be a popular option that would secure a good job. Now, not so much. Instead, you might be thinking about learning a trade that offers you a lot of upward mobility. But how soon can you start? Here’s ...read moreCategories: Community, Member News, Builders Corner, Safety, Marin Builders Association NewsWednesday, January 01, 2020North Bay Construction Corps - Class of Marin addresses the high demand for construction workers in our community. This program enables students to explore a variety of construction related careers and prepares high school seniors for positions with local Marin Builders Association firms at the end of each class cycle. Cohorts begin in January and conclude in June with a 2-week boot camp or ...read moreCategories: Community, Cornerstone Partner News, Marin Builders Association News, Safety, Construction Education & Training, Event Related, Press Release, ScholarshipMonday, November 11, 2019Marin Builders Association, Town of Tiburon and Marin Economic Forum Collaborate to Measure and Improve the Permit Customer Experience The Town of Tiburon has announced a new partnership with the Marin Builders Association and Marin Economic Forum to help improve the experience for the permit customers. The Customer Satisfaction Assessment is a program designed to measure and ultimately improve ...read moreCategories: Community, Marin Builders Association News, Advocacy and Legislation, Press ReleaseStudents Get Connected to Construction Jobs with Help from Marin Builders, College of Marin, Canal Alliance and Career Point MarinSunday, June 16, 2019Construction Training Program Tackles Shortage in Building Industry In response to the North Bay’s high demand for skilled construction workers, the Marin Builders Association has again partnered with College of Marin, Canal Alliance, and CareerPoint Marin to bring construction training and job opportunities to students Marin. The Education to Career (e2c) construction training program ...read moreCategories: Safety, Marin Builders Association News, Community, Press ReleaseClick here for Subcontractor Lien Protection Checklist to protect your Lien rights provided by the Marin Builders Association and Dan McLennon of Smith, Currie & Hancock, LLP.Categories: Community, Tax Liens and Completions, Marin Builders Association NewsClick here for General Contractors Lien Rights Protection Checklist to protect your Lien rights provided by the Marin Builders Association and Board member Dan McLennon.Categories: Community, Tax Liens and Completions, Marin Builders Association News
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