Upcoming Monthly Events!
We will be hosting a Dig Safe Certification Course on, Thursday, August 27th
from 8:00am-2pm in Seattle. For more details, click here.
After a couple month break from our monthly dinner meetings, we will be starting back up on Wednesday, September 16th in Tukwila with guest speaker and sports enthusiast Art Thiel.
We will be hosting a CESCL Certification and Re-Certification course, on Thursday, September 24th and Friday, September 25th.
For more details and to register, click here.
Join us on Saturday, October 17th
at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel in Seattle from 5:00pm-9:00pm for our Annual Auction. Our auction is a time to celebrate the accomplishments of our members and to raise essential funds for our legislative and educational programs.
We will be hosting a NUCA Breakfast Seminar with the help from Ahlers & Cressman, PLLC, Ashbaugh Beal, and Oles Morrison Rinker & Banker LLP.
More details to come shortly.
Come learn about potential upcoming projects related to the underground utility industry at Engineer's Night on Wednesday, November 18th in Tukwila!
VICTORY FOR CONTRACTORS IN OLYMPIA:
GOVERNOR SIGNS NUCA’s VENUE
Pictured are: Governor Jay Inslee, State
Representative Jay Rodne, State Representative Laurie Jinkins and NUCA of
Washington Legislative Committee Members, Mark Scoccolo, Mike Pelliterri and
Lobbyist David Ducharme
On Wednesday, April 29, 2015, Governor Jay Inslee signed
into law HB 1601. HB 1601, the venue bill, helps level the playing field in
construction contracts with counties throughout the state. HB 1601 allows
contractors to sue a county in either that county or one of the two nearest
counties. This legislation helps provide an impartial forum for contractors,
and promotes fairness. The significant work that led to the passing of this
legislation was spearheaded by NUCA of Washington, with support from the AGC of
Bob Marconi is the
chair of NUCA of Washington’s Legislative Committee.