Why Phoenix-Area Construction Is Ongoing Even During A Pandemic
Though restaurants, shops and other businesses have closed their doors amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, there are still active construction sites all over the Phoenix area.
They are deemed "essential" by the Governor’s Office, but how are they operating safely during a pandemic that has pushed most people into their homes?
The Show spoke with Cheryl Lombard, the CEO of Valley Partnership, which is a trade association for the real estate development industry in the Valley. She explained why construction projects are continuing while much of the country is shut down.