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7 May

Spring Tour of Homes

Tour Guidebooks available starting Saturday, April 30 at area Kwik Trips, HyVee and Cub Foods. $5 ticket available at any home on Tour and will get you into all 22 homes, both days. Models open 11 AM to 5 PM [Continue…]

8 May

Spring Tour of Homes

Tour Guidebooks available starting Saturday, April 30 at area Kwik Trips, HyVee and Cub Foods. $5 ticket available at any home on Tour and will get you into all 22 homes, both days. Models open 11 AM to 5 PM [Continue…]

13 May

Raw Fusion

Doors Open 7 PM | Runway Begins 8 PM Tickets ON SALE Now online at ticketmaster.com or at the Verizon Wireless Center Box Office. Box office open M-F 10 AM to 5 PM. VIP $102; General Seated $62: General Standing [Continue…]

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March 09, 2016

2016 Legislative Session in Underway!

With the entire Capitol in the middle of a full remodel, the 2016 legislative session is set to be unlike any other. By order of the fire marshal, only 258 people are allowed inside the Capitol when the House meets. The [Continue…]

October 13, 2015

MN Court of Appeals Invalidates Sprinkler Mandate

In a landmark decision filed today, the Minnesota Court of Appeals issued a declaratory judgment holding invalid the Sprinkler Rule adopted by the Minnesota Department of Labor & Industry (DLI).  The Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC) brought the [Continue…]

August 14, 2015

BAM Report: Looking Forward, 2016 and Beyond!

It’s starting!  With the 2015 legislative session (and special session) in the rear-view mirror, and the 2016 mini-session (we hope…), and 2016 elections for the MN House, Senate and US House of Representatives just around the corner, the Builders Association [Continue…]

July 07, 2015

License fees for residential building contractors drop effective July 1, 2015.

Governor Dayton recommended and the legislature approved a reduction of each of the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry’s (DLI) Construction Codes and Licensing Division’s (CCLD) licensing fees. DLI will be reducing licensing costs for the construction industry by more [Continue…]