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    Monday, November 30, 2020
    Commercial contractor reflects on market demand ahead of opening local office By JEFF QUACKENBUSH The North Bay Business Journal Sacramento-based Unger Construction Co. is putting down roots in the North Bay after having undertaken multiple large health care projects in the past few years. The 93-year-old general contracting firm contractor plans to open a 2,400-square-foot regional office at ...read more
    Categories: Builders Corner, Member News, Cornerstone Partner News, Press Release
    Monday, November 30, 2020
    AB 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 more
    Categories: Builders Corner, COVID-19 Resources, Marin Builders Association News, Press Release, Advocacy and Legislation, Business Tips, Event Related, Member News
    Monday, November 30, 2020
    Better Makers: 5 Ways Our Community Is Coming Together During Covid-19 by Sabrina Tuton-Filson October 22, 2020MARIN MagazineDoors of Hope Program Created to Support Three Marin NonprofitsProviding local employment opportunities and giving back to community organizations. The Fresh Coat of Marin“Doors of Hope” program is creating a visual symbol of hope to homeowners, business owners, employees ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Builders Corner, Member News
    Friday, November 20, 2020
    Big Skills Tiny Homes (BSTH) just finished building a tiny house in Fairfax, for the Youth Empowerment Village in Oakland!!  (House moved over the bridge on Tuesday the 10th of Nov.) BSTH both teaches skilled trades and provides housing to those in need.  BSTH has been focused on teaching high school graduates the construction trades by building a tiny house with them; now the tiny house is being ...read more
    Categories: Community, Member News, Builders Corner, Construction Education & Training, Press Release
    Friday, November 20, 2020
    NOVATO, Calif. (Nov. 19, 2020) - CP Lab Safety, a Woman Owned Small Business in Marin County, California, announced their new at-home saliva collection kit for COVID-19 Testing. This process uses (RT)-PCR technology (Real Time Polymerase Chain Reaction) to diagnose active infections of the virus. The sample is gathered at home and shipped to a certified laboratory. Once it is received at the lab, ...read more
    Categories: Safety, Press Release, Builders Corner, COVID-19 Resources, Community, Member News
    Monday, November 09, 2020
    The 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 more
    Categories: Marin Builders Association News, Press Release, Community, Member News
    Tuesday, October 20, 2020
    Marin 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 more
    Categories: Advocacy and Legislation, Marin Builders Association News, Press Release, Builders Corner, Permit CEMIP Program
    Monday, October 12, 2020
    Mahalo 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 more
    Categories: Cornerstone Partner News, Marin Builders Association News, Press Release, Community, Event Related, Member News, Scholarship
    Wednesday, July 22, 2020
    CONTACT: Rick Wells Chief Executive Officer                                                                          415.462.1220 rick@marinbuilders.com   Marin Builders Association, City of Novato and Marin Economic Forum Finish the Customer Experience Measurement and Improvement Program (CEMIP) In 2019 the City of Novato commissioned the Marin Builders Association in partnership with the ...read more
    Categories: Advocacy and Legislation, Press Release, Builders Corner, Marin Builders Association News, Community
    Wednesday, January 01, 2020
    North 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 more
    Categories: Construction Education & Training, Event Related, Press Release, Scholarship, Community, Cornerstone Partner News, Marin Builders Association News, Safety
    Monday, November 11, 2019
     Marin 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 more
    Categories: Community, Marin Builders Association News, Advocacy and Legislation, Press Release
    Sunday, June 16, 2019
    Construction 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 more
    Categories: Safety, Marin Builders Association News, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 09, 2018
    PRESS RELEASE  CONTACT: Rick Wells Chief Executive Officer  415.462.1220 rick@marinbuilders.com   CONTACT: Don Jeppson Chief Building Official     415.485.3357 Don.Jeppson@cityofsanrafael.org  City of San Rafael to Publish Report from Marin Builders Association on Permit Customer Satisfaction   In partnership with the Marin Builders Association and the Marin Economic Forum, the City ...read more
    Categories: Advocacy and Legislation, Marin Builders Association News, Press Release, Community
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