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From the monthly archives: August 2015

We are pleased to present below all posts archived in 'August 2015'. If you still can't find what you are looking for, try using the search box.

Transparency needed at SolarCity construction site

The more research we did on this issue for our members, the more frustrated we became. In fact, it came to a point where our staff was actually submitting Freedom of Information Act requests to find out more information on the bidding, who was getting the work that was being done, etc. These requests for information have gone unanswered. Read the rest of entry »

Project Labor Agreements diminish competition, raise costs

Mayor De Blasio and his team, and all government units, need not look hard to discover the numerous issues that can result from PLA’s. One of the more notable PLA’s most in the Northeast will remember: The Big Dig in neighboring Boston. Originally estimated as a $2.8 billion dollar project, it ended up costing tax payers over $22 billion dollars.
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