Construction Employment Increases in 228 out of 339 Metros from Oct 2013-Oct 2014 Justin Sullivan, Getty Images News

Construction Employment Increases in 228 out of 339 Metros from Oct 2013-Oct 2014

Construction employment expanded in 228 metro areas, declined in 64 and was stagnant in 47 between Oct. 2013 and Oct. 2014, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America, Arlington, Va., and the most recent employment data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

According to AGC’s analysis of the BLS employment data, Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas added the largest number of construction jobs in the p

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