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Who We Are

The Chicagoland AGC is the leading trade association serving the Chicagoland commercial construction industry. Chicagoland AGC members include the leading contractors and suppliers in the Chicago area.

Our general contractor members range from large, national firms to smaller, specialized companies and build private and public projects worth more than $12 billion annually while employing over 10,000 individuals.

Mission Statement

Chicagoland Associated General Contractors serves as the unified voice of the Chicagoland construction industry and empowers our members through labor and government relations, ongoing education, and business relationships.

Why Choose a Chicagoland AGC Member?


Throughout the year, members may participate in various educational offerings like Lean Construction and Project Management courses, technology-related seminars, and more.




Chicagoland AGC is committed to keeping the building trades workers safe. Safety Forums enable members to learn from experts and share best practices. Our Safety Recognition and Excellence Awards, Safety Alliance with OSHA, and annual industry-wide Stand for Safety Week allows members to show their commitment to safety.


The Association proudly represents the interests of the construction industry by working alongside the Illinois Construction Industry Committee (ICIC) and the AGC of America; monitoring bills introduced at the federal, state, and local levels; supporting construction-friendly bills; and opposing legislation that may adversely affect the industry and our members. Learn more about the Chicagoland AGC Political Action Committee here.


With a long history of solving labor problems and serving as a source of information during contract negotiations, Chicagoland AGC staff has in-depth knowledge of the Chicago construction industry and is equipped to handle your labor needs.



The Chicagoland AGC's Construction Leadership Council (CLC) is the area's largest group of young construction professionals. The CLC provides opportunities for the industry's emerging leaders to increase involvement through various leadership development programs and philanthropic endeavors.




Members stay informed on the latest Chicagoland construction industry news and trends through our updated website, weekly e-newsletters, and social media platforms. Annual publications include Building Chicagoland magazine and Membership Directory.



Chicagoland AGC offers advertising and sponsorship opportunities to increase brand exposure and aid members in forming new industry connections. Choose how CAGC promotes your brand through sponsorship packages, CAGC's website, Weekly Connection e-newsletter, and CAGC's annual Membership Directory and magazine publication.