Its 2019 and women are still fighting for equality in all areas including the construction industry.

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According to, a local Columbus construction company that currently has less than 10 percent of female construction workers wants to spark change.

The company called Turner Construction has created a networking group called Building Turner Women which is designed to promote and recruit more women into construction. Women want to get the same respect and acknowledge as their counter male workers because that can do just as well as them.

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