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Philly Is Building

The Philadelphia area added 8,500 construction jobs between July 2013 and 2014, ranking it third in the nation behind Houston and Dallas. The Inquirer highlights Clemens Construction Co. Inc., whose workforce is going strong after "falling off a cliff" in economic downturn of 2008. Clemens Construction is busy topping-off the AQ Rittenhouse on Chestnut Street as well as upwards of 20 more in the pipeline. [The Inquirer, Photo: James Jennings]