Cascade Drywall's Jordan Snow lifts up a piece of drywall while working in the Garden Street Flats apartment building in Bellingham, April 4, 2017. The 14-unit building will be finished in July. The Washington State Employment Security Department estimates Whatcom County had 7,400 people employed in construction in March, an increase of 800 people compared to February.
Cascade Drywall's Jordan Snow lifts up a piece of drywall while working in the Garden Street Flats apartment building in Bellingham, April 4, 2017. The 14-unit building will be finished in July. The Washington State Employment Security Department estimates Whatcom County had 7,400 people employed in construction in March, an increase of 800 people compared to February. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bhamherald.com
Cascade Drywall's Jordan Snow lifts up a piece of drywall while working in the Garden Street Flats apartment building in Bellingham, April 4, 2017. The 14-unit building will be finished in July. The Washington State Employment Security Department estimates Whatcom County had 7,400 people employed in construction in March, an increase of 800 people compared to February. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bhamherald.com

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