May 22, 2017
1 commentCategory: Prevailing Wage
Beginning January 1, 2017, municipal public works projects no longer enjoyed the protection of a prevailing law. After only four months with no prevailing wage protection, municipal projects awarded to out-of-state contractors is up 53% this year compared to 2016.
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The study also found no clear connection between construction costs and wages, meaning higher wages does not equate to higher overall construction costs. “This is yet another study confirming that paying family-supporting wages for public construction projects does not drive up costs for taxpayers
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