Monthly Archives: October 2015

National Apprentice Week Celebrated Nov. 1-7

National apprentice week occurs the first week in November and the Cleveland Building and Construction Trade Council is joining with the North American Building Trades Union in observing this week. Locally and throughout the nation, there is a need for more apprentices in the building trades. Currently, there are more[…] Read More →

2015 Election CBCTC Endorsed Candidates

The following candidates have received an endorsement from the Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council, as of October 30. Members are encouraged to vote for these candidates, who support the area’s labor trades and related issues of importance. Ashtabula Marie Lane (D) Judge Ashtabula Municipal Court   Berea Nicholas Haschka[…] Read More →

CBCTC Launches Video on New YouTube Channel

The Cleveland Building and Construction Trades Council is proud to announce the launching of our first video, which also coincides with the launch of our YouTube channel. The video, which can be viewed below, introduces the general public to the Cleveland Building Trades, while also highlighting several of our high[…] Read More →

Crain’s Reports Cleveland Construction on Upswing

  According to a recent Crain’s Cleveland Business article, the construction industry in Cleveland has turned the tide from its near collapse during the last recession. The article looks at a Skoda-Minotti conducted survey of construction company owners and executives. Compared to the same surveys since 2008, the numbers tell[…] Read More →

Cleveland Hilton Hotel Project Update

An update on the construction of the Cleveland Hilton Hotel brought smiles to the faces of all involved in the project. The $272 million dollar project is on time and on budget, meaning the hotel, which was a key part of Cleveland’s bid to land the 2016 Republican National Convention,[…] Read More →