The following cities have urban construct, or urban renewal, projects underway: Birmingham, Ala., Atlanta, Ga., Chicago, Ohio, Minneapolis, Minn., Milwaukee, Wis., and Raleigh, N.C. The citys that have completed these projects include Cleveland, Atlanta, Philadelphia, Phoenix, St. Louis, Detroit, San Antonio, Houston and Pittsburgh.
The U.S. Census Bureau says the construction of new housing in the United States is on track to surpass the total construction of all of 2015, with more than 2.2 million units of housing built last year, according to a report released Wednesday.
Construction projects were a big driver of the U.N. climate accord, the latest major deal in the landmark pact aimed at combating climate change.
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) said in its report that the U,S.
has surpassed the previous record for the number of new dwellings built in a single year.
In 2014, the U., the first country to surpass 3 million new dwellings, set a record for construction, the report said.
construction projects have been the most powerful drivers of the deal, the group said.
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