Press Releases

2020

November 19, 2020 – BIAW honors 2020 Builder, Associate and Remodeler

August 20, 2020 – BIAW Awards Record-Breaking $40,000 in 2020 Scholarships and Grants

July 29, 2020 – Jenn Kavanaugh Named New R.O.I.I.® Select Director

July 7, 2020 – Home Building Industry Contributes 188,000 Jobs; $16 billion in Wages to Washington’s Economy

June 8, 2020 – BIAW Lawsuit Would Stop L&I Emergency Rule to Fine Businesses

May 29, 2020 – BIAW Calls on Gov. Inslee To Repeal Department of Labor & Industries Emergency Fines Rule

April 22, 2020 – Homebuilders Call on Governor Inslee to Restart Construction This Week

April 21, 2020 – Governor’s Office Receives Over 1,100 Safety Pledges from Construction Workers

 

2019

September 19, 2019- State Supreme Court: Permitting Agencies are Liable for Damages

September 12, 2019 – BIAW Backs WOTUS Repeal & New Rulemaking Action Provides Regulatory Certainty In All States

August 29, 2019 – BIAW Applauds Legislature for Bipartisan Suit Legislature Also Seeks Clarification of Governor’s Veto Authority

August 15, 2019 – BIAW Successfully Defends Workers’ Compensation Fund

July 23, 2019 – New Study Shows Home Building Adds $8.4 Billion Annually to State’s Economy

July 16, 2019 – BIAW Lawsuit Alleges Gov. and Legislature Violated State Constitution

July 11, 2019 – BIAW Announces 2019 Education Scholarship and Grant Award Winners

July 9, 2019 – BIAW Files Suit to Stop Raid of Workers’ Compensation Fund

June 25, 2019 – BIAW Announces 2019 Excellence in Remodeling Award Winners

May 2, 2019 – BIAW Offers Amicus Brief in Contractor Liability Case

April 29, 2019 – BIAW Offers Amicus Brief in Church of the Divine Earth

March 7, 2019 – BIAW Offers Amicus Brief to Seattle First-In-Time Suit

March 5, 2019 – BIAW “Red Tags” State Capitol