Construction News

July 13, 2018


2018 Annual Golf Outing.  Registration is now open for the 39th Annual Golf Outing to be held on September 17 at Panther Creek Country Club in Springfield.  Shotgun start at 12:00 Noon.  Lunch and dinner provided.  Cost is $175 per person (of the total amount $75 is a contribution to the AGCI PAC Fund).  If you are unable to golf, please join us for dinner for only $25 per person.  Sponsorships are available.

A registration form is attached.  If you have any questions, please contact Susan at 217-789-2650, ext. 213 or

Attention Payroll:  Revised Teamsters Wage Addendum.  In late June, AGCI and TDICINC signed an updated 2018 wage addendum from the Teamsters statewide agreement.  The revised addendum adds language related to AGCI’s $0.03 per hour Industry Advancement Fund (IAF) contributions.  IAF contributions should be paid for all hours worked beginning June 1, 2018.  IAF contributions for June are payable by July 15.  The revised addendum is posted in the members-only section of AGCI’s website.

2019 Midwinter Seminar.  Attached please find the registration form for the 2019 Midwinter Seminar.  It will be held at Sanctuary Cap Cana in the Dominican Republic from January 26 through February 2, 2019.  Deadline is October 18th to receive AGCI negotiated room rate.

If you have any questions, contact Brittany Stribling at 217-789-2650, ext. 211 or email


Pay Estimates.  IDOT has informed AGCI that contract payments will start flowing again and the district construction engineers were informed on Monday, July 9th that residents can begin submitting pay estimates.

BDE Special Provisions. There are 4 pre-final Bureau of Design & Environment (BDE) special provisions proposed for the November 9, 2018 letting.  Please send any comments to Bill Frey by July 19, 2018.

The special provisions are:

· 80396   Class A and B Patching

· 80402   Disposal Fees

· 80399   Hot-Mix Asphalt – Oscillatory Roller

· 80403   Traffic Barrier Terminal, Type 1 Special

The special provisions are available on the AGCI website at


TFIC Weekly Summary can be found at



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