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28 Aug

MRBA Summer Cook-Out

Join us for an old-fashioned Summer Cook Out — we’ll supply whats cooking on the grill and the beer, but bring a dish to pass and additional beverages that you’d like. Spouses/Kids/Significant Others Welcome — Yard Games and Lots of [Continue…]

26 Sep

2015 Beers for Builders 5K

  Starting and finishing at Mankato Brewery, don’t miss this day of fun, exercise, beer, food and music. This event is for MRBA members, non-members, friends and family and we invite ALL runners from around the region to participate. Plus, [Continue…]

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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…]

June 12, 2015

North Mankato Building Official Bruce Royer set to Retire

On July 6, after 28 years of service, North Mankato Building Official Bruce Royer will be retiring. Dave Knudson will be the new Building Official and Derek Tostenson will be the new Building Inspector. See the full press release below [Continue…]

June 04, 2015

Legislative Special Session Looms

We know you can buy growlers of beer from your local craft brewer on Sunday.  We know you can now expect a 6-year code cycle starting in 2018.  We know homeowner attorneys fees will not become law.  We know that [Continue…]

April 10, 2015

Raw Fusion Earns National Recognition

It was announced yesterday by the National Association of Home Builders that Raw Fusion has won the Association Excellence Award that recognizes the outstanding accomplishments of state and local Home Builders Associations from across the country. We’re VERY Proud and Excited!