Press Releases

New Report Identifies New York City Bridges Most in Need of Repair or Replacement

APPROXIMATELY 4.4 MILLION VEHICLES PER DAY CROSS POOR/STRUCTURALLY DEFICIENT BRIDGES IN NEW YORK CITY REGION; EIGHT PERCENT OF LOCAL BRIDGES ARE RATED POOR/STRUCTURALLY DEFICIENT AND 64 PER… More >>

Statement from the GCA on the Release of the MTA’s Draft Five-Year 2020-2024 Capital Plan

Statement from Art Corwin, President of the GCA

“The General Contractors Association (GCA) is extremely pleased by the extraordinary commitment demonstrated by MTA leaders… More >>

Statement on the Completion of the Kosciuszko Bridge

August 28, 2019

“The opening of Phase 2 of the Kosciuszko Bridge, four years ahead of schedule, is a historic achievement.  On behalf of the 300 heavy civil construction firms and the 25,… More >>

GCA applauds PANYNJ for taking the tough but fiscally responsible approach to investing in the region’s critical infrastructure

June 27, 2019

Construction industry group comments at Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Board of Commissioners meeting on proposal to increase fares and tolls.

The General Con… More >>

Statement on MTA Task Force Recommendations

June 20, 2018

“The GCA strongly supports the recommendations presented today by MTA Board Member Scott Rechler, who chaired the MTA’s capital projects cost task force.  He is clearly so… More >>

GCA Releases Report Comparing the Cost of a Gas Tax Increase to the Cost of Poor Roads

Today, The General Contractors Association of New York released The Invisible Tax of Inact… More >>

Statement from Denise Richardson in Support of LIRR Third Track

July 12, 2017

“We are grateful to Senator Flanagan for acknowledging the overriding importance of this project to Long Island.  It will improve the railro… More >>

GCA Statement on Release of Gateway Draft EIS

July 6, 2017

“The release of the Draft EIS for the Gateway Hudson River Tunnels is a welcome development in advancing one of the most urgently needed mobility projects in the nation,” sa… More >>

GCA Joins Coalition for the Northeast Corridor; Adds to Growing List of Members

April 6, 2017

(Washington, D.C.) – The General Contractors Association of New York (GCA) has joined the Coalition for the Northeast Corridor (CNEC), a diverse group of bu… More >>

Denise Richardson Joins the Waterfront Alliance Board of Trustees

February 9, 2017

The Waterfront Alliance is pleased to welcome Denise Richardson, executive director of the General Contractors Association of New York (GCA), to the board of trustees.

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