Homeless Told to Wait Until 2020

Homeless Told to Wait until 2020

Tom Lemmon is the business manager of the San Diego County Building and Construction Trades Council. / Photo by Adriana Heldiz

By Borre Winckel, President & CEO

Last Thursday, the cause for housing San Diego’s homeless and the related case […]

By |2018-08-17T14:02:09+00:00August 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2017 BIA Annual Financial Report

2017 BIA Annual Financial Report

Annually, the Board of Directors of the Building Industry Association (BIA) of San Diego County contracts with a certified public accounting firm to review the association’s financial performance and fiduciary duties for the year. The 2017 financial review, performed by JGD & Associates, LLP, was received by the BIA Board of […]

By |2018-08-13T11:03:11+00:00August 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Judging for the 2018 Icon Awards Completed!

Judging for the 2018 Icon Awards Completed!

By Danielle Grommersch

The nominations have been submitted, the judging completed, and the winners…. Will be announced at the 2018 Icon Awards on Saturday, September 15th! With over 20 categories and hundreds of nominees for individual, company and product awards our judges have been busy. Once again we are working […]

By |2018-08-09T13:57:37+00:00August 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Encinitas Closes In On Housing Element Adoption

Encinitas Closes In On Housing Element Adoption

By Mike McSweeney
On August 8th, the City of Encinitas will have another attempted 2nd reading of their draft Housing Element which will then go before the voters this November.

The deadline to make the ballot is August 10th, and the City is right up against the deadline. The City is currently […]

By |2018-08-07T08:49:29+00:00August 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

City Looks to Increase Inclusionary Requirements

City Looks to Increase Inclusionary Requirements

By Matt Adams
The San Diego City Council voted to revisit its Inclusionary housing requirement following calls by labor unions and activists to increase the requirement on new development. Adopted in 2003, Inclusionary requires new development to set aside 10% of units as deed restricted affordable or pay an in-lieu fee to […]

By |2018-08-06T14:14:08+00:00August 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Call for Applications for the 2019 BIA Board of Directors

Call for Applications for the 2019 BIA Board of Directors

By Nancy Diamond  
Applications are currently being accepted for the 2019 BIA Board of Directors elected positions. BIA seeks industry professionals who desire to serve on its Board of Directors. The Board’s composition includes builders, trade contractors and associate members. The 2019 BIA Board of Directors will be […]

By |2018-08-03T10:59:11+00:00August 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SCC After Dark – August 22nd

SCC After Dark – August 22nd

BIA’s Specialty Contractors Council (SCC) hosts an After Dark meeting for the trade contractors who can’t make the SCC meetings during the day.
RSVP to Robin if you would like to come and build your referral network, be in the know about new laws, and learn how […]

By |2018-08-03T10:50:19+00:00August 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments