The Associated General Contractors of South Florida realizes the vital impact the construction industry has upon the well-being, comfort and safety of the entire public, and this awesome role requires professional responsibility founded upon honor and trust. This responsibility requires, among other things, that we seek to improve construction methods, management and service, to eliminate uneconomical and improper practices, and to build responsibility throughout the industry. It surely cannot mean less than the establishment of construction service which will give to the investing public an assurance of skill and faithful performance.
The South Florida AGC started the Apprenticeship Program in 1989, and has trained hundreds of apprentices to become qualified Journeymen, Foremen, Supervisors, Project Managers and some have gone on to own their own construction business.
On February 22, 2014 on a beautiful night at the Lauderdale Yacht Club, the South Florida AGC installed new leaders that will guide the oldest, most prestigious construction organization in Florida.
With a heated race for Florida Governor and mid-term Congressional elections looming on the horizon, the 2014 Regular Session of the Florida Legislature convened in Tallahassee on March 4. The political currents created by the fall elections will shape many of the decisions made in Tallahassee over the next few months.