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Students Offer a Helping Hand in Honduras

For the eighth consecutive year, members of NECA’s Penn State Student Chapter traveled to Honduras to install solar-powered water pumps to help local residents gain access to clean water. This year the students made two philanthropic trips to Central America in March and May. During the visits to West End, Roatan,… Read more

Project Excellence Awards Program Now Accepting Applications

The Penn-Del-Jersey Chapter, NECA is proud to announce the Chapter’s second annual Project Excellence Awards Program. The Project Excellence Awards will recognize Chapter contractor members for outstanding commitment, professionalism, and ingenuity in delivering their completed project within the Chapter’s jurisdiction. The Program will consider the ten (10) categories below: Commercial/Institutional… Read more

Two Legislative Victories

On May 23rd, the Chapter achieved two hard-fought legislative wins. The Pennsylvania General Assembly approved the NECA-supported House Bill 566 for Timely Payment to Contractors and Subcontractors with a vote of 175-16 in the House and 43-5 in the Senate. The same day, it approved Senate Bill 234, NECA-supported legislation… Read more

Addressing the Opioid Epidemic

To do our part to combat the country’s opioid crisis, NECA Penn-Del-Jersey has partnered with the Allied Trades Assistance Program (ATAP). Too many people in our community fall victim to this epidemic and some of the highest rates of illicit drug use this year — and in the past —… Read more

Penn-Del-Jersey Chapter Wins National Chairman’s Challenge For A Second Year

For the second consecutive year, NECA Penn-Del-Jersey took first place in the National Chairman’s Challenge, a competition across all chapters designed to increase member involvement in grassroots lobbying. Our Chapter will be presented with an award at the Association Executive Institute (AEI) meeting in March. NECA chapters proudly participated in… Read more