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8/16/19: Register today for the Sept. 10 CRCA Luncheon & Seminar at Guaranteed Rate Field. Come learn about Chicago's New Building Code!

8/15/19: Summer CRCA Today is Here!

8/13/19 Runnion Equipment comes a long way since 1975 with opening the new facility in Hodgkins! Learn more at!

Earle & Dorothy Runnion, 1975 Mike Prochot & Pat Runnion today!

8/6/19: CRCA's CRCA's Contract's & Insurance Committee is proud to introduce a new event series: Contracts, Coverage & Crafts.

These short, informative seminars will focus on demystifying various insurance & legal issues that your company may encounter, all while enjoying craft beers! The format will be 20-30 min presentation with Q & A. Networking will follow.

The first program will cover the contract provisions. A contract can make or break your project. Join Trent Cotney, CEO of Cotney Construction Law, for an overview of construction contracts. This seminar will focus on the critical construction contract provisions: indemnification, scope of work, payment, damage limitations and dispute resolution. Learn more

8/5/19: CRCA's Chicagoland Women in Roofing (CWIR) to host Sept. 17 event at LaBarra, Oak Brook. Register today!

8/5/19: Thank you to all of sponsors: Architectural Building Solutions, USG Securock, Carlisle and Bone Roofing Supply, and attendees for support of Saturday's CRCA Kane Country Cougar Outing. Perfect night for baseball! Check out the event photos here

8/1/19: Read the Summer 2019 CRCA Enews here

7/26/19: Registration is now open for our September 10th Membership Meeting and Luncheon at Guaranteed Rate Field Learn More & Register

7/16/19: CRCA attends Grit & Grace Panel at 1871 in Chicago. This panel was a lively moderated discussion about the challenges female leaders face in male dominated industries and how to overcome those challenges. Photos

7/15/19: Thank you for another successful CRCA Golf Outing, raising over $3000 for the CRCA Foundation! Thanks to the fifty great sponsors! Click here to see PHOTOS from last Thursday!

7/12/19: Congrats to CRCA new MBE, Garza Roofing Equipment & Supply!

7/1/19: Register for the 1st  Annual Chicago Southland Occupational Safety & Health Conference on July 18 more details here


6/17/19: Donate to CRCA's PAC Fund today by filling out this form

5/31/19: Chicago's new energy code will take effect tomorrow, June 1. The code applies for new commercial and residential construction, and also for major changes in existing buildings - renovations, alterations, additions and repairs. Updated forms, reflecting the 2018 IECC-based requirements have been posted on the Department of Buildings' website.

5/28/19: Register for the June 27th Emerging Leaders Mentor Workshop

5/16/19: Missed May's CRCA Scholarship Dinner? See the event program here & the photo album here.

5/8/19: Congrats to our 2019 Scholarship winners Anna Darville & Kane Layng!

5/6/19: REGISTER for May 14 CRCA Membership Dinner, Maggiano's Oak Brook. Speaker is Blackhawks alum Jack O'Callahan.

5/2/19: It's official! The first full rewrite of the Chicago Building Code in 70 years was approved by City Council on April 10, 2019. CRCA was honored to participate in the Code Development Process. Watch for a full update soon!

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel, Department of Buildings Commr.
Judy Frydland, and others at the signing.

5/1/19: CRCA's Annual Golf Outing regsitration is now open!

4/26/19: CRCA CWIR Event rescheduled from May 2 to September. 

4/25/19: CRCA Member Directory now available electronically!

4/18/19: Blackhawk alum & US Olympic "Miracle on Ice" Player Jack O'Callahan - May 14 Membership Dinner speaker! REGISTER TODAY!

4/10/19: See the Casino Night Photos!

4/10/19: CRCA visited UL!

3/25/19: Not able to attend the March CRCA presentation by Cotney Construction Law on Crisis Management? Visit CRCA's Members Only Section for the presentation! Need logon info? Contact

3/20/19: Register for next week's Emerging Leaders Mentoring Workshop & Bowling event.

3/14/18: This year’s NRCA legislative fly-in April 3-4 was a success.  It was a great chance to show Washington how important issues affect our industry as well as our individual businesses. Thank you to those who attended! To learn more about the talking points shared with legislators, contact Rod Petrick, Ridgeworth Roofing Company

3/6/19: Register for the March 28 Mentoring Workshop! Learn more...

3/5/19: CRCA Volunteers at Construction Expo and Safety Conference sponsored by ASA and Constuction Safety Council

3/4/19: CSI Chicago Chapter to feature Dept. of Buildings Judy Frydland on March 26.  Learn more...

2/28/19: CRCA April 11 Casino Night Event Registration Now Open! Learn more...

2/25/19: CRCA Members recgnized by NRCA: Showalter Roofing - CNA/NRCA Community Inv. Award; GAF's Helene Hardy Pierce - NRCA J.A. Piper Award, Dominic Dunlap (DCG Roofing) & John Ziolkowski (Korellis Roofing) announced as 2019 FEI graduates!

2/21/19: CRCA Past President Rod Petrick named as NRCA Chairman of the Board Elect.

2/8/19: CRCA Past Pres. George Patterson elected to the CISCO Board at February Mtg.

Sen. Dick Durbin presents

1/28/19: Take a look at pictures from the 2019 CRCA Trade Show & Seminars here

1/25/19: A big thanks to Karnak's John McDermott for the great Restoration Seminar today, sponsored by CRCA's CWIR.

1/18/19: The 2019 CRCA Trade Show and Seminars is in the books! Visit CRCA's Trade Show page to check out presentations!

1/16/2019: CRCA's Bill McHugh spoke at the CAC-RCI Education Seminar  Nice turnout, CAC-RCI!

1/15/19: Register for the Jan. 25 CRCA CWIR Hands-On Training at Karnak.  Limited space available. Learn more

1/12/19: Read the Current issue of CRCA Today!

1/3/19: Learn how to build & enhance your business relationships thru communication! Register today for the Jan. 16, seminar

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