Ryan Gootee Quoted in City Business Article on Local Construction Industry

Ryan Gootee, president and CEO of Ryan Gootee General Contractors, said many contracting firms may have to run leaner in the early part of 2013 because of the uncertainty regarding what will happen in Washington, but added that the work will begin to creep up. “It’s not dire straits, but the industry is not as robust as you would want it,” Gootee said. “Private money is going to free up once a conclusion to the ‘fiscal cliff’ talks comes, whatever the conclusion might be. There are a lot of banks that are cash rich just waiting on the sidelines, waiting to do something.”

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