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Builders short on skilled workers

Builders short on skilled workers

"We have a six-year gap in new hires and training," says local residential market analyst Ginger Kneup. Above, drywaller Luis Castro was working in the garage of an A.F. Sterling house in the new Campos Adobes development near Oracle and Magee roads earlier this month.

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Star 200: Southern Arizona's builders short on skilled workers

Star 200: Southern Arizona's builders short on skilled workers

The recovery in the local construction industry could be dampened by a shortage of skilled workers, pushing up the price of commercial and residential developments, officials say.

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