Why Phoenix-Area Construction Is Ongoing Even During A Pandemic

Published: Monday, April 6, 2020 - 1:17pm
Updated: Monday, April 6, 2020 - 2:03pm
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Though restaurants, shops and other businesses have closed their doors amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, there are still active construction sites all over the Phoenix area.

They are deemed "essential" by the Governor’s Office, but how are they operating safely during a pandemic that has pushed most people into their homes?

The Show spoke with Cheryl Lombard, the CEO of Valley Partnership, which is a trade association for the real estate development industry in the Valley. She explained why construction projects are continuing while much of the country is shut down.

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