The construction industry continues to grow around the country, including in the Dayton region.
Construction employment increased in 249 out of 358 metro areas between May 2018 and May 2019; declined in 57; and was unchanged in 52, according to the Associated General Contractors of America.
The Dayton region posted a 3 percent increase in construction workers in the year-over-year period. Dayton saw 13,700 workers in May, an increase of 400 jobs.
A growing construction industry shows economic…