Press Releases

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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Statement from Denise Richardson, Executive Director of the GCA on Governor Cuomo’s Infrastructure Plan

January 29, 2016

“Governor Cuomo is correct, investing in New York’s infrastructure is essential to the future of our state’s economic success. It is long overdue that  New Yorkers re… More >>

GCA Statement on the the appointment of Elaine Chao as U.S. Transportation Secretary

November 29, 2016

“The General Contractors Association of New York congratulates Elaine Chao on her appointment and looks forward to working with her. Investing in our nation’s transport… More >>

Infrastructure advocates present a cracked and badly deteriorating concrete birthday cake on the 60th anniversary of the nation’s interstate system

June 27, 2016

On the 60th anniversary of the creation of the nation’s Interstate System, the General Contractors Association of New York (GCA) the Long Island Contractors’ A… More >>