SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Saratoga Showcase of Homes hosted “Women in the Trades” on Saturday. This event was for ninth and 10th grade female students from local school districts, who built six 4’ x 8’ lean-to sheds of the same design. The event was intended to inspire young women to pursue careers in skilled trades and construction.

The following school districts and construction companies took part:

  • Corinth CSD and LeChase Construction Services
  • Greenwich CSD and Whitbeck Construction
  • Mechanicville CSD and Hoosick Valley Contractors
  • Northville CSD and Witt Construction
  • Schuylerville CSD and DA Collins
  • Stillwater CSD and Teakwood Builders