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Dave Pawelek joins A&A Paving Contractors as VP of Operations

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A&A Paving Contractors, Inc. is pleased to welcome Dave Pawelek as Vice President of Operations.  Dave joins the A&A Paving team with 20 years of experience with strategic leadership and relationship building with customers and team members alike.  In addition to overseeing day-to-day operations, Dave will add value to the A&A Paving culture.  We are excited for the opportunities Dave …

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A&A Paving Top Contractor Again

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For the fifth consecutive year, Pavement Maintenance and Reconstruction Magazine has named A&A Paving one of the nation’s Top Contractors in 2018. Paving Maintenance and Reconstruction has over 30 years of publishing experience and is a leading magazine in the pavement industry. We would like to thank our team, our customers, and Pavement Maintenance and Reconstruction Magazine!

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Giving Hope with Phil’s Friends

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On January 16th, A&A Paving was fortunate enough to partner with the Bloomindale-Roselle Rotary club to serve at Phil’s Friends in Roselle. Phil’s Friends is a non-profit organization dedicated to “providing support and hope to those affected by cancer.”  Using care packages, notes of support called Cards of Hope, and volunteer visitors, Phil’s Friends attempts to give hope to those …

Sinkholes in Your Parking Lot?

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We treat parking lots a lot like many of us treat our health; we typically wait to call the professional and have them take a look until an issue becomes visible. As a parking lot contractor, we receive many calls throughout the season regarding actual sinkholes which have formed within our customers’ lots and the majority of them occur within …

Sealcoat Does More Than “Just Make It Black”

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I can’t tell you how many times this comment has been communicated to me when speaking about sealcoating a parking lot. As I mentioned in my previous article, preventative maintenance is the key to a long-lasting parking lot. Within our goal of #pavingitforward is a commitment to provide education to the property managers that we serve. With that being said, …

Choosing THE Right Contractor

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The Winter season is THE best time to get a contract in place for your Spring parking lot projects. The last of the asphalt plants close around the beginning of December so it allows for time for contractors to look at your project outside of the busy construction season and most often will give you the opportunity for better pricing! …

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SPREADING HOLIDAY CHEER!

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In late November, A&A Paving Contractors, Inc. team members happily spent a lunch break shopping for toys to donate to For the 10’s Holiday Gift Mart. Delighted with their task, these shopping elves filled carts with holiday presents for local children. Incredibly, these children will receive these gifts from their parents, who will no longer have to worry whether they …

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Paving it Forward “FOR THE 10”

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On Thursday, October 12, 2017, A&A Paving enthusiastically supported the 1st Annual “For the 10” Golf Outing, held at Itasca Country Club. “For the 10” is a Mission Church organization which exists to serve people by identifying and supporting needs within 10 nearby communities – often in unprecedented ways. Without strings attached, Mission Church achieves this vision by funding and …

A&A Honored at Daily Herald Business Ledger’s Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards

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On Thursday, September 14, 2017, the Daily Herald Business Ledger honored 18 outstanding suburban entrepreneurs, including A&A Paving Contractors’s Todd Eichholz. The EEA Award recognizes outstanding entrepreneurship in the six-county suburban Chicago region. The honorees, selected by Business Ledger staff members, demonstrate the best traits of entrepreneurship, including willingness to take risk, drive, perseverance and business creativity. Congratulations to Todd and …

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Is Your Parking Lot ADA Compliant?

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Accessible parking spaces seem uncomplicated, but they frequently trip up property owners who don’t realize that there’s more to parking spaces than just painting the International Symbol of Access on the ground. Todd Eichholz has a featured article in the current issue of NIREM (Northern Illinois Real Estate Magazine) which details the most common mistakes in parking lot ADA compliance …