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18 Feb

2016 Contractor Education

The MRBA All-Day Contractor Education Blast. is set for Thursday, February 18 at Country Inn & Suites. Registration materials will be in the mail and your inbox in the next few weeks or simply register online here!. Get your 7 CEU credits (including energy) [Continue…]

18 Feb

2016 Education Expo

Market your Company to area Contractors during their Education Day Lunch.  Reserve your spot today for just $50 for this terrific opportunity to speak directly to contractors from around the area. One box lunch from Bonfire is included in your [Continue…]

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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…]

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…]