The goal of the AGC of South Dakota is to serve as the voice of the construction industry in South Dakota and to contribute to the success of our Member firms. On the following pages is a summary of many of the activities of the AGC of South Dakota and the benefits enjoyed by our Members.
INFORMING THE MEMBERS
The AGC of South Dakota keeps members knowledgeable about what is happening in the construction industry.
- Membership Directory
- Bid Lettings
- Member Notices
- Weekly News
- Safety Informer
- Legislative Updates
ENSURING EFFECTIVE LEGISLATIVE ACTION
The AGC of South Dakota works for fair and responsible legislation which promotes the free enterprise system and which recognizes the needs of the construction industry.
- State Legislature
- Legislative Dinner
- Congressional Relations
COORDINATING WITH GOVERNMENT & INDUSTRY
The AGC of South Dakota maintains a cooperative relationship with other organizations.
- DOT Cooperation
- Liaison with other State & Federal Agencies
- Industry Organizations
CREATING A QUALITY WORKFORCE
Through increased training opportunities and other benefits, the AGC seeks to develop a quality construction workforce.
- Operators Training
- Supervisory Training
- OJT Training Program
- Construction Awareness Days
- Construction Management Program Support
ENCOURAGING SAFETY ON THE JOBSITE
AGC's Safety Process has the goal of a safe workplace for all our Members.
- Safety Coordinator
- Safety Trainer
- Site Visits
- Safety Awards
MAINTAINING A POSITIVE INDUSTRY IMAGE
The award-winning AGC of South Dakota public relations program endeavors to create a positive image for the construction industry. The Chapter's Public Relations Committee has developed a variety of media campaigns and Member recognition awards to promote and encourage an awareness of construction.
- Workzone Awareness Week
- GIVE'EM A BRAKE Campaign Collaboration with the SDDOT
- Pot Hole Fairy Goes To Pierre
AGC Member participation provides an opportunity for the exchange of information, as well as fellowship among individuals who share the same industry interests.
- State Convention
- Summer Meeting
- Committee Meetings
- Spring Membership Meetings
- Summer Socials
- Fall Membership Meetings
SUPPORTING NATIONAL AGC
Nationally, AGC represents 8,400 construction companies which employ more than 4 million workers and perform more than 80 percent of America's construction of buildings, highways, and municipal utility facilities. A diversified staff in Washington, D.C. works with members from throughout the country on a wide-ranging number of interests. In total, there are over 70 National AGC committees which meet and help resolve the many concerns of the construction industry. Many of our members serve on national AGC committees and attend National meetings.
- National Directors & Committee Representatives
- Convention & Midyear Meetings