Construction was a bright spot for the state’s unemployment rate, which dropped below 5 percent in March, according to the state Employment Development Department. In this 2014 file photo, construction workers finish off the roof on the northwest corner of the Capitol Yards Apartments in West Sacramento.
Construction was a bright spot for the state’s unemployment rate, which dropped below 5 percent in March, according to the state Employment Development Department. In this 2014 file photo, construction workers finish off the roof on the northwest corner of the Capitol Yards Apartments in West Sacramento. Jose Luis Villegas Sacramento Bee file
Construction was a bright spot for the state’s unemployment rate, which dropped below 5 percent in March, according to the state Employment Development Department. In this 2014 file photo, construction workers finish off the roof on the northwest corner of the Capitol Yards Apartments in West Sacramento. Jose Luis Villegas Sacramento Bee file

California unemployment rate reaches lowest point in a decade

April 21, 2017 03:10 PM

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