Construction industry making a comeback

Construction industry making a comeback
Local News

By scott miller

EAGLE COUNTY — The return to health of the local construction industry is continuing into this year. Now local construction companies need to find more subcontractors.Chris Evans of Evans Chaffee Construction said his company is “doing pretty well this year: on par with last year — and last year was very good.”Evans said his company has been hiring, but is struggling to find skilled people to fill open jobs. Many of those skilled workers left the valley when the local construction business fell on hard times starting in 2009, and haven’t returned.That lack of skilled workers applies to subcontractors — …

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