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2014 News Releases

CCB Sweeps Central, Eastern Oregon for Unlicensed Contractors

Construction Contractors Board Finds New Administrator at Architect Agency

Watch out for paving scams in Lane County

CCB sweeps Oregon coast for unlicensed contractors

Unlicensed contractor will go to prison

Unlicensed contractors scamming homeowners

Beware paving, other home scams

Hire a licensed contractor for spring projects. Get a CCB number-we'll text you the contractor's license status

2013 News Releases

CCB hits the street to watch for unlicensed activity

CCB alert to homeowners: Be prepared before high winds and rain hit

2012 News Releases

Residential Continuing Education Course Updated

Oregon Construction Contractors Board and seven other states target illegal construction activities in multi-state sting

Construction Contractors Board participates in multi-state sting to highlight consumer awareness on illegal construction activities

Construction Contractors Board Sting Finds Three Repeat Offenders

Coming Soon: New Look to the Construction Contractor Board Website

Homeowners with property damage due to flooding and high winds are being cautioned on home repairs scams

2011 News Releases

10/07/11 - CCB adopts permanent rules exempting electrical and plumbing contractors from some residential continuing education

10/04/11 - Residential Continuing Education: Changes in Green and Sustainable Building Practices

10/04/11 - Understanding CCB's Residential Continuing Education Exemption for "No Touch" Rule

06/24/2011 - Big Changes Coming in Construction Contractors Board Dispute Resolution Services Program

01/19/2011 - CCB Sting surprises uncertified locksmiths and unlicensed contractors

2010 News Releases

12/10/2010 - CCB sends warning to property owners about recent tornado and storm damage

11/22/2010 - Portland Painter agrees to settlement with Department of Justice

09/21/2010 - CCB Administrator named 1st Vice President of NASCLA

09/13/2010 - CCB surprises uncertified locksmiths and unlicensed contractors

08/02/2010 - Home Inspector Advisory Committee Members Needed

06/29/2010 - Need a locksmith? New laws require license and certification

04/02/2010 - CCB sends warning to areas hit by high winds and rain

2009 News Releases

11/16/09 - CCB sends warning to coastal areas

08/04/2009 - CCB Issues Over $352,000 in Civil Penalties for Unlicensed Activity

08/04/2009 - CCB Quarterly Dispute Resolution Awards Total Over 3.5 Million

05/26/2009 - Sunshine & Warm Weather: A Perfect Time for Home Improvements

2008 News Releases

12/23/2008 - CCB Reminds Homeowners of Scams after December Storm Damages...

09/04/2008 - CCB ramps up investigation efforts statewide

09/04/2008 - CCB ramps up investigation efforts in Eugene/Springfield area

05/27/2008 - Governor appoints Southern Oregon Contractor to Construction Contractors Board

2007 News Releases

12/14/07 - Contractors Face Many Changes January 1st

12/04/2007 - December storms: CCB Reminds Homeowners about scams

07/19/2007 - Washington man arrested for theft aimed at elderly

06/23/2007 - Jury convicts man in construction fraud and identity theft case

06/14/2007 - CCB presents 5 common building or remodeling mistakes

03/28/2007 - CCB ramps up enforcement efforts against illegal construction

03/16/2007 - CCB launches consumer-friendly website

01/08/2007 - Two New CCB Board Members Appointed

2006 News Releases

12/15/06 - December Storm Send Another CCB Reminder

11/9/06 - CCB Reminds Homeowners about Storm Damage Repair Scams

11/9/06 - Salem Contractor Indicted by Lincoln County Grand Jury

10/3/06 - Autumn Chill Reminds Homeowners of Those Last-Minute Fixes

10/3/06 - Enforcement Efforts Help Stop Illegal Construction Activity

9/21/06 - AG Myers Files Lawsuits Against Unlicensed Contractors

9/13/06 - CCB Launches "Mobile Web Site" for Industry Professionals

7/25/06 - CCB Revokes Contractor License

7/17/06 - CCB Releases Special Investigations Update

7/17/06 - Contractors Penalized by CCB for Violations

7/05/06 - CCB Issues Emergency License Suspension

6/9/06 - AG Meyers & CCB file lawsuits against two unlicensed contractors

6/8/06 - Construction Scams "drift" into town this summer

5/2/06 - Building Safety Week: May 7 -13

3/16/06 - Licensing Requirements for Material Suppliers

03/15/06 - CCB Adds Testing Subversion Rules

03/15/06 - CCB Will Require Some Contractors to Provide Larger Bonds

03/13/06 - CCB Investigation Leads to Jail Time-- Again

01/27/2006 - Construction Crime Investigator Retires

01/12/2006 - Construction Contractors Board Enhances Consumer Help Website

01/05/2006 - Bond Required for Public Works Projects

01/03/2006 - Responsible Bidder Determination Forms on the web

01/03/2006 - Building Accessible Homes: “Model Features List” now available

News Releases 2005 and earlier

11/02/2005 - Scam artists blow in with high winds and heavy rain

08/29/2005 - Construction Task Force Press Release

01/10/2005 - Two Contractors Appointed to Board

07/07/2005 - Changes regarding construction licensing requirements

02/01/2005 - CCB to Offer Help at Home Show

09/02/2004 - Liability Insurance Assistance Program for Contractors