Over 500 Students Attend Construction Career Day

October 8, 2015

The fifth annual Southern Tier Construction Career Day attracted more than 500 area students from Broome County, N.Y., reports Press & Sun-Bulletin.

The New York State Department of Transportation, the Broome County Highway Department and Broome-Tioga BOCES, comprised a steering committee that organized the career day.

The committee designed the event to introduce high school students to careers related to construction in a hands-on environment at no cost to the 19 school districts that participated, according to Press & Sun-Bulletin.