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9/28/18: Register today for the Emerging Leaders Topgolf Event and learn more about their new Mentor Network

9/25/18: CRCA FOUNDATION LAUNCH event rsvp deadline extended to October 5. Register todayfor this free event!

9/24/18: CRCA has a ton of great events coming up in the next two months! Check out our events page to learn more and register all of our great events!

9/20/18: CRCA Member TRUFAST launches new website!  Learn more...

9/18/18: Thank you to all of our members who atteneded Alisa Arnoff's presentation on Employee Handbooks at our September member meeting.

9/11/18: CRCA CWIR attended and sponsored the Chicago Woman ELA Lucheon, which was a celebration of the successes of women in Chicago in the last year. Learn more about the ELAs

9/5/18: New to CRCA or a CRCA Member Company? Register for CRCA 101 today and lean all about CRCA, how to best utilize your membership and how to get involved. Register

8/29/18: Join the CRCA Foundation at its official launch on October  10th, 5pm at the Drake Oak Brook! Register

8/21/18: Register today for the September CRCA Membership Meeting at Maggiano's Schaumburg, 11 am - 2pm.

Presentation: Your Employee Handbook- Friend or Foe?, Alisa B. Arnoff, Scalambrino & Arnoff, LLP Register

8/17/18: Check out Kane County Cougars Event photos here!

CRCA Thanks Sponsors: North Coast, USG, Carlisle, Kemper System & Architectural Building Systems!

8/15/18: CRCA Leaders meet with IL Rep Jim Durkin to discuss roofing & construction specific legislation

8/1/18: Safety Check's Jeff Schoettle presents Safety overview to CRCA's CWIR on Aug. 1.

7/31/18: Don't forget to register for the CRCA 5K & BBQ here. Or just attend the BBQ! Register here

7/24/18: CRCA Executive Director, Bill McHugh, spoke at the Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association (RCMA)   Intl. Conf. about Chicago Energy Codes & Requirements

7/18/18: Register today for the August CWIR Meeting at the VFW Villa Park on Aug. 1 Register

7/13/18: CRCA Industry Day Golf Outing a Great Success! CRCA Foundation receives $3,000 in donations! Learn More...

7/10/18: We're getting excited for the CRCA's Annual Golf Outing! If you haven't sent all of your golfer information to us yet, please e-mail There is also still time to donate raffle prizes!

7/3/18: CRCA would like to wish all of our members and friends a Happy and Safe 4th of July.

6/26/18: Register today for the Aug. 11 CRCA Kane County Cougars event & the Aug. 25 CRCA Foundation 5K & Emerging Leaders BBQ!

6/22/18: CRCA Members Install, Replace, Diagnose issues and Repair Roofs to keep buildings dry. Single ply to built up, modified bitumen and other roof membranes covered with reflective surfaces, gravel - ballast, or complete vegetative garden roofing systems, and photovoltaic solar panels or steep slope shingle, tile or slate, CRCA Members provide and service all roofs.

6/20/18: CRCA is participating at the State of Illinois Energy Conservation Code Development Process. CRCA’s George Patterson is on the Illinois Energy Advisory Council as a voting member. Watch for news on this as the process moves forward.

6/15/18: CRCA proposed a new definition to the State of Illinois for ‘Roof Membrane Peel and Replacement’. We’ve participated in several calls since February. More on this as the process completes this fall.

6/11/18: Our thoughts and prayers are with the Adler Roofing Family as they mourn the loss of Joe Adler, who passed away on Saturday, June 9th. To read about Joe's contributions to CRCA & his community, visit his Past President's Bio here

6/8/18: Don't forget to sign up for the next CRCA CWIR Meeting on June 21! Joan Crowe, GAF's Manager of Codes & Regulatory Compliance will present an update on Codes.Register Today!

6/3/18: CRCA Member Nancy Carreon (Mack Constr. Services) attends CRCA Sox Event!

5/31/18: Illinois SB 3052 aka the Retainage Bill had passed both houses and is now on it's way to Gov. Rauner's desk to be signed! Thank you to everyone who reached out to your senators to make this happen.

5/24/18: CRCA President Troy Wormley and Board Members Dominic Dunlap, Mitch Rabin & Brian Cronin met with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel

5/22/18: It was great to meet Tim Bernache (BERNECHE2 ARCHITECTURE) at today's Blue Book event at Drury Lane.

5/16/18: Congratulations to the CRC & CRCA 2018 Scholarship Recipients! And many thanks to our speaker and Chicago Bears great, Kevin Butler. It was an incredible night filled with passion, personal responsibility and change.

5/9/18: Thank you CSI Chicago and Hunter Panels for the great tour of the HP Franklin Park facility!

5/4/18: Chicago Public Schools to spend at least $154 million on roof work. Read more

5/2/18: 2018 CRCA Industry Day Golf Outing Registration Now Open. Learn more....

4/25/18: Hunter Panels' Natl.  Sales Mgr. presents at CRCA CWIR Meeting. To learn more about Jennifer's story...

4/25/18: IL Retainage Bill (SB3052) passes IL Senate and moves to the House! Allows a reduction in retainage to 5%.  To learn more...

4/16/18: Check out the CRCA Spring E-News here

4/11/18: Check out the insightful Roofers Coffee Shop article about how to make sure the technology your company is using is making you effeicient. Read more here

4/4/18: CRCA has updated its photo albums. Take a look!

3/29/18: CRCA is pround to announce the launch of the CRCA Foundation. Learn More Today!

3/23/18 CRCA Emerging Leaders go racing. Photos

3/21/18: Thank you Dr. Raj Kahanna for your insightful program on best practices for workman's comp at the March CRCA Membership Meeting and Lunch.

3/14/18: Register Today for March & April CRCA Member Events! To learn more.....

3/9/18: 2019 CRCA Trade Show & Seminar Exhibitor Contracts mailed.  Contact for more information

3/12/18: CRCA Leaders met last week with DC Legislators including Rep. Dan Lipinski to discuss Immigration, Regulation and Work Force Retention.

3/7/18: CRCA Leaders meet with Washington D.C. legislators 

2/22/18: CRCA Leaders meet with Rep. Daniel J. Burke


2/22/18: CRCA Thanks Bone Roofing Supply for hosting the CRCA CWIR Heat Welding 101 Class! Watch for more CWIR Events!

2/21/18: CRCA'S OSHA Recordkeeping Webinar Presentation in CRCA Members Only.  Contact for your firm's Members Only login info. Watch / Events for the next webinar installment. 


2/18/18: CRCA Members Install, Replace, Diagnose issues and Repair Roofs to keep buildings dry. Single ply to built up, modified bitumen and other roof membranes covered with reflective surfaces, gravel - ballast, or complete vegetative garden roofing systems, and photovoltaic solar panels or steep slope shingle, tile or slate, CRCA Members provide and service all roofs.


2/15/18: Chris Hoffmann wins CRCA Handshake prize at Feb. Membership Meeting. Great program on how to protect lein rights for contractors and distributors. Thanks, CRCA Members for the great turnout!

2/14/18: CRCA has a booth at the GAF Roofing Contractor Event, Feb. 22.

1/20/18: With another CRCA Trade Show & Seminars in the books, we are thankful for all the speakers, exhibitors, attendees and the CRCA Trade Show Committee. Great programs, show, and more.

1/19/18: "Roofing Week in Chicago " was awesome. The AIA, ALA, RCI, ICC registered educational sessions at CRCA's Trade Show & Seminars were well attended. We had record attendance at the CRCA TSS too! Check out the Presentations...

1/11/18: Brad Schwab ( Schwab Group, LLC) named as 3rd CRCA Associate Director.

1/4/18: What is The CRCA Trade Show & Seminars? Learn More...

1/3/18: During "Roofing Week in Chicago", the Chicago Area Chapter (CAC), RCI's Annual Education Event at the McDonald's Lodge was the best ever with record attendance.


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