Infographic: Construction Employment Increases In 269 Metro Areas, Officials Call for New Infrastructure Funding 

Thu February 08, 2018 - National Edition

Construction employment increased in 269 out of 358 metro areas between December 2016 and December 2017, declined in 43 and stagnated in 46, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released Feb. 6 by the Associated General Contractors of America.

Association officials said new infrastructure funding would help ensure firms continue to expand their headcount in 2018.

How did your metro area do? Take a look at the infographic below to find out: