US construction spending drops in December

The US Commerce Department said that U.S. construction spending unexpectedly fell in December. Both private and public projects saw a drop in investment during...
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Indiana Senate passes two bills to move forward NWI casino, Buffington Harbor development plans

Indiana's Senate has passed two bills to boost Gary's economy and revise northwest Indiana's casino locations. Senate Bill 66 establishes a transportation hub at Buffington...
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Wage misclassification growing problem in Indiana’s construction industry: Report

Worker misclassification and payroll fraud have become increasingly severe in Indiana, a South Bend broadcaster reports following an investigation. Some contractors are believed to be...
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Fort Wayne building inspectors discover unsafe steel and faulty plumbing in hotel under construction

Construction on a new hotel on Fort Wayne's north side has been halted after county building inspectors discovered a number of violations, WANE-TV reports. Building...

IOSHA fines two NWI companies for safety violations

Two Northwest Indiana companies face more than $27,500 in fines after state investigators found unsafe working conditions, NWI.com reports. The Indiana Occupational Safety and Health...