Here are a few reasons why our members count on the AGC Nebraska Chapter as their business partner:
Influence - Lobbying in Washington D.C. and locally in Nebraska is critical to the construction industry affecting laws, regulations and funding. AGC of America is recognized as one of the most influential trade associations in the nation. The AGC Nebraska Chapter works with one of the premier lobbying firms in the state to defend the Highway Trust Fund and pursue improved funding for construction. We have a proven track record of successfully addressing issues and serving as an industry liaison with cities, counties, consulting engineers, Department of Transportation and other owners. We lead the efforts to increase public awareness of the continuing need to invest in the state's infrastructure.
Information - Information is a powerful resource for your business. We produce a bi-weekly email newsletter ("Friday Focus") to members, a membership directory, an annual report, legislative bulletins and have several resources available from AGC of America. We offer education and training programs including OSHA, professional development, supervisory training, Employment/EEO/HR legal issues, and safety training.
Affiliation- Your participation will help to insure the viability of the construction industry. Networking with your peers and industry partners makes you better at what you do. The most rapid return on your investment will come from the contacts you make attending chapter functions.
Business Services - Our commitment to promoting a business climate that is conducive to the success of our industry gives us a unique ability to provide the best value-added services and products to help our members succeed.