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 >>

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 >>