News: July 2017

Redding Rancheria Awards Grant to Trade School
Redding Rancheria Logo

The Redding Rancheria Community Fund of the Shasta Regional Community Foundation has awarded the Trade School at SBE $2500 to upgrade our National Electric Code classroom materials. Specifically, funds awarded by Redding Rancheria will upgrade the Trade School’s classroom NEC Codebooks from the 2011 edition to … read more

GSBE Business and Employment Update 08/19/17
GSBE Golden State Builders Exchanges

AB1080 – Passed Assembly Existing law imposes various requirements with respect to contracting by public entities. This bill would require a state agency awarding specified contracts to provide a 5% bid preference to a bidder or subcontractor that provided credible health care coverage, as defined, … read more

The Trade School’s Orientation for Core
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Wednesday, July 12th, the seats are filled and expectations are high. The Dean delivers 45 minutes of riveting information from NCCER course work to DIR mandates. When the lights go up we’re left with the contenders, those willing to go the distance. New recruits for … read more

Capitol Connection #1036
California Capitol Building.Shasta Builders Exchange. Photo by Jeff Turner

We ‘leak’ real news! However, this answer also has ‘alternate’ choices for this contractor. Another contractor ‘rocks’ my world. We help an Oregon contractor get ‘out of town’, but it’s not going to be easy to leave California… Q:  We are a leak detection contractor … read more

GSBE Business and Employment Update 08/12/17
GSBE Golden State Builders Exchanges

Public Works Contractor Updates Public Contractor Registration fee increased to $400 a year. Starting in 2019, contractors can renew for up to three years at a time. Failure to renew registration, based on good faith mistake, allows for a penalty of $400, plus $400 registration … read more